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Obituaries from December 5, 2000

ALEXANDER - Fred F., age 81. Permanent Deacon for 26 years. Preceded in death by brother, Sam Alexander. Survived by loving wife, Grace; son, Andy Alexander S.J.; daughter and son-in-law, Linda and Dennis Gubbels, St. Louis; grandsons, Keith, South Bend, IN, Brian, Milwaukee, WI; brothers and sisters-in-law, Sebastino and Ida Alexander, Frank and Jean Alexander; sisters and brothers-in-law, Lucille and George Davey, Jean and Marc Vinduska; sister-in-law, Grace Alexander; brotherin-law and sister-in-law, Sam and Lou Garofolo, Mary Ramirez; many nieces, nephews and their children; beloved relatives in Chicago and Wisconsin. Supported by the loving care of neighbors, friends, the Ladies Guild, and Knights of Columbus. Member of K of C #652 and 4th degree Chalice Club. In lieu of flowers, Memorials to Fred F. Alexander Scholarship Fund c/o Creighton Prep or St. Robert's Parish.
WAKE SERVICE Mon. 7:30 pm, St. Robert's Church.
SERVICES Tues. 10 am St. Robert's Church. Entombment Calvary Cemetery with military honors.
VISITATION begins Mon. 4 pm at Church.

ARNOLD - Ray R. Jr., 338 Eleanor St. S.E., Atlanta, GA, formerly of Omaha, NE. Survived by wife, Mrs. Gladys Arnold; daughter, Miss Denise A. Bell; grandchildren, Timothy DeJuan Furlow, and Candace M. Bell; greatgrandchild, Khalia A. Furlow.
CELEBRATION OF LIFE SERVICES 11 am Mon. Dec. 4, 2000 at Bethel Baptist Church, 1890 Second Ave., Decatur, GA. Remains placed in state at 9 am, Rev. A. C. Speakman, Pastor and Rev. A. J. McMichaels officiating. Interment Chattanooga National Cemetery. Family and friends are asked to assemble at 338 Eleanor St S.E., Atlanta, GA 30317, at 10 am.
Donald Trimble Mortuary, Inc. 1876 Second Ave. Decatur, GA 30316 404-371-0772-3

BARBER - Steven L., 51 yrs.
SERVICES Mon. 11 am, West Center Chapel. Interment 3:30 pm, Richland Cemetery, Marquette, NE.

BITZES - Helen L, age 70 yrs., Omaha.
SERVICE Mon. 10 am St. Johns Greek Orthodox Church. Interment Hillcrest.

BOUVIER - Agnes K., 86 yrs. Omaha.
SERVICES Mon. 9:30 am West Center Chapel to Holy Cross Catholic Church 10 am. Interment Forest Lawn.

BRANDT - Albert J., 83, Omaha. Preceded in death by son, Michael; great-grandson, P.J. Aparo. Survived by wife, Jean; daughters, Patricia Podjenski, all Omaha, Michelle Larkin, Westminster, CO; daughters and sons-in-law, Joyce and Larry Schab, Carol and James Daley, all Omaha, Mary Jo and Charles Beziat, Cincinnati, OH; son and daughter-in-law, Thomas and Jerry, Florence, KY; daughter-in-law, Debbie Brandt, Layton, UT; 18 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; brother, Richard Matheson; sisters, Josephine Zavich, Betty Morris, Anna Mae Walls, Helen Clark, Bonnie Radik. Member of 40 & 8, American Legion Post 331, VFW 2704, DAV and Eagles. 40 & 8 Service Mon. 6 pm, Immaculate Conception Church.
WAKE SERVICE Mon. 7 pm at the Church.
FUNERAL Tues. 10 am, Immaculate Conception Church.
VISITATION starts Sun. 1-5 pm only at Mortuary and again Mon. 11 am-4 pm at Mortuary and Mon. after 5:30 pm at Immaculate Conception Church. Interment St. Mary Magdalene. Military Honors by American Legion Post #331.

BRUCKNER - Leslie, age 60 yrs, of Grand Island. Preceded in death by parents. Survived by sons, David, Ronald, and Travis Bruckner, all of Omaha; daughter, Tanya Bruckner; brothers and sisters-in-law, Larry and Diane Bruckner, Donald and Paula Bruckner, Robert Bruckner, all of Omaha; sister and brother-in-law, Margaret and Roy Steffen of Remsen, IA; special friend, Beverly Kokes of Grand Island; numerous nieces and nephews.
GRAVESIDE SERVICE 12 Noon Tues Memorial Park Cemetery, Sioux City, IA.
VISITATION Monday 6-8 pm at Mortuary.

CIULLO - Ruby M., age 80. Loving mother, God saw you were getting tired and a cure was not to be. So he put his arms around you and whispered, "Come with me". With tearful eyes we watched you suffer and saw you fade away. Although we love you dearly, we could not make you stay. A golden heart stops beating, working hands are put to rest. God broke our hearts to prove to us, he only takes the best. Preceded in death by husband, Anthony; brothers, Douglas Nelson and Peyton Nelson. Survived by sons, Anthony King, Robert King and his wife, Mary, Anthony Ciullo and wife, Barbara all of California; daughters, Carol King, Oregon, Debra Shavlik and husband, John, Omaha; grandchildren, Anthony King, Jr., Susan King, Kelli DiMarino, Colette Johnson, Catherine Hashimoto, Joseph, Alexander and Nicholas Ciullo; 7 greatgrandchildren; sister, Katherine Pratt; brothers, Darrell, Wayne, and Dean Burchard, all of Nampa, ID. Past member Cornhusker Chapter #92, Telephone Pioneers.
SERVICES Tues 11 am at Westside Chapel to St. Joan of Arc Church at 11:30 am. Interment Calvary Cemetery. Wake Service Mon. 6:30 pm at Westside Chapel. Memorials to St. Joan of Arc Educational Endowment Fund.

CLAEYS - Jim, of Elkhorn, NE, born 1/1/39, passed away 11/30/2000. Preceded in death by, mother, Wilma; brother, Bill. Survived by sons, Shane and fiancee, Nancy, Bennington, Shawn, Minneapolis, Shanon and wife, Candy, Omaha; daughter, Shaya and husband, Jim Love, Bennington; 5 grandchildren; father, Arthur; brothers, Tom, Larry, Phillip, Donald; sister, Pat Wolfe, all of Sioux City, IA; spouse of many years, and mother of their children, Mary Claeys, Bennington.
NO VISITATION. Private family services. Family will receive friends at the American Legion Hall, Bennington, Mon. Dec. 4, from 1-3 pm. Sons respectfully request memorials in his honor to Boy Scout Troop #13, Bennington in care of Bank of Bennington, PO Box 246, Bennington, NE 68007. Our father was very proud of his three sons all receiving the rank of Eagle Scout and his grandson, Justin, currently a Life Scout.
HADAN-GOLDEN-REICHMUTH 402-238-2291 BENNINGTON, NE

DABELSTEIN - Wallace R., age 78 of Omaha. Survived by loving wife of 56 years, Lelo "Lee" Dabelstein; sons and daughters-in-law, Carl (Skip) and Karen Dabelstein, Phoenix, AZ, Tim and Linda Dabelstein, Omaha; daughter, Marcia (Marti) Akin, Loveland, OH; grandchildren, Christopher, Carl Jr., Mark, Debbie, Jon and Diane; great-grandchildren, Shannon, Cody, and Chayenne; sister, Irene Morgan, Modesto, CA; many loving family and friends. Member of American Legion Post 331, Mizpah Masonic Lodge and Fraternal Order of Eagles 154.
VISITATION Mon. 1-8:30 pm with family receiving friends after 6:30 pm at Funeral Home.
FUNERAL Tues. 1 pm, Bethany Funeral Home Chapel. Interment Hillcrest Memorial Park. Military honors by American Legion Post 331.

DALEY - Adeline "Addy" McCulloch, age 95 yrs., passed away Nov. 26, 2000 in Phoenix, AZ. She was born on June 13, 1905 in Omaha, NE. Addy was a dedicated student of poetry, who in 1922 won the first World-Herald Scholarship from South High School in Omaha for her writings. She attended Knox College in Galesberg, IL. She married Lyle Joseph Daley (Nov. 18, 1902 - Feb. 26, 1936) on Sept. 2, 1929 and had 3 sons, James, Willard and Richard. After completing a 44 year career as a librarian for the Omaha Public Library, she retired and moved to Phoenix in 1971. In retirement she was a volunteer docent at the Phoenix Art Museum. Addy is survived by her son, Dr. Richard H. Daley, an orthopedic surgeon in Phoenix; 5 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren.
MEMORIAL SERVICE will be 2 pm Fri., 12/08, at Chaparral Christian Church, Phoenix, AZ. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the Phoenix Library Foundation, 1221 N. Central Ave., Phoenix, AZ 85004.

DENKINGER - Ruth E., age 72 yrs, 12/1/2000. Preceded in death by husband, Jack. Survived by son and daughter-in-law, John and Diane of Omaha; daughter and son-in-law, Barbara and Michael Stapleton of Ft. Lauderdale, FL; grandchildren, Christina, Melissa, Billy Denkinger, Anna and Aaron Stapleton; sister, Miriam Schurmann of Valley, NE.
SERVICES Mon 1 pm Bethany Lutheran Church. Pastor Patrick Burt, officiating. Interment Forest Lawn Cemetery. Memorials to Bethany Lutheran Church or American Cancer Society.

DENNELL - Catherine, 70 yrs.
SERVICES Mon. 9:15 am from the Chapel to St. Marys Church at 10 am. Interment Calvary Cemetery.

DUGHMAN - Marvin L. age 63 yrs., Dec. 1, 2000, of Omaha. Preceded in death by parents, Oliver and Maude Dughman; brother, Oliver Max Dughman. Survived by brother, Marion Dughman; nieces, Shirley Boldon, Mary Enfield, Deanna Czerwinski, Lynne Andrysik; nephew, Larry Dughman; great-nephews, Terry Baudendistel, Russ Ferbrache, Tim Enfield, Danny Enfield, Michael Morinelli, Ronnie Czerwinski, Shawn Dughman, Shawn Williams, Larry Lee Dughman; great-nieces, Ashley and Kellie Andrysik, Sherri Morinelli, Stacy Halstead, Crystal Dughman, Lisa Dughman, Jamie Dughman.
VISITATION Monday Larkin Chapel 6-8:00 PM.
FUNERAL SERVICE Tuesday 10:00 AM at the Chapel.
INTERMENT Hillside Cemetery, Elliott, IA.

FOX - Pauline M., 86 yrs., Omaha.
SERVICES Mon. 1 pm, West Center Chapel, Rev. Steven Plank officiating. Interment Forest Lawn.

GRIGGS - Ivory L. Sr., age 85 yrs. Preceded in death by son, Ivory Griggs, Jr. Survived by wife, Clester "Penny" Griggs, Omaha; 2 sons, Joseph Lee Griggs, Wardell, MO, Willard Griggs, Minneapolis, MN; 3 daughters, Iona Hollins, Galveston Park, MO, Mattie Grace Saunders, JoAnn Brown, St. Louis, MO; 2 stepbrothers; 1 step-sister; goddaughter, Naomi Jones, Omaha; 10 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; nieces, nephews, other relatives.
SERVICES 11 am Tues 37th Street Church of Christ, 3723 N. 37th St. Interment Family Plot, Mt. Hope.

HAARS - Mitch A., age 43 yrs, of Turin, IA. Survived by wife, Cindy; 3 daughters, Sheri (Chris) Hanson of Onawa, IA, Debbie (J.J.) McManigal of Turin, Rose (Lance) Haars of Dunlap, IA; 2 brothers including, Vince Vanalst of Carter Lake; 3 sisters; 7 grandchildren; parents, Allen and Karen Haars of Winthrop, IA, Joyce Haars of Carter Lake; grandmother, Frances Haars of Marion, IA; fatherin-law and mother-in-law, James and Sharon Thomas of Council Bluffs. Memorial Reception 2 pm Sat, Dec. 9, at Carter Lake Improvement Club.
RUSH FAMILY CARE SERVICE Onawa, IA (712)423-3292

HARDESTER - Bruce V., age 60, Phoenix, AZ, passed away 11/20/2000. Born in St. Louis, MO. Beloved husband of Susan; dear father of Mary Raetz, Susan and Patricia Hardester, Christopher and Bruce P. Hardester; dear grandfather of Adam, Julie, Dalan and Corrine Hardester. Retired from GMAC after 37 years of service. A Memorial Mass will be held on Dec. 7, 2000 at 10:30 am at St. Francis of Assisi Church, 4556 Telegraph Rd., St. Louis, MO 63129. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to American Cancer Society.

HOLMES - Dillard G. "Bill", age 79 yrs, Omaha. Retired Insurance Agent, Holmes Insurance Co., Broken Bow, NE. Preceded in death by parents, Bryan and Florence Holmes; brother, Darel. Survived by wife, Ruth M.; daughters and son-in-law, Marilyn and Ray Gembala of Derby, KS, Marcia Stolle of St. Louis, MO; sons, Millard and Ron Holmes, both of Omaha; step-sons, Kenneth and wife, Sharon Mitchell of Oklahoma City, OK, Dennis and wife, Sandra Mitchell of Omaha; step-daughters, Eileen Rhoads of Kansas City, MO, Janet and husband, Ray Kudera of Omaha, Joan and husband, David Clymens of Dunbar, NE, Sharon and husband, David Andersen of Omaha; 28 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren.
WAKE SERVICE Mon 7 pm West Center Chapel. SERVICES Tues 11 am West Center Chapel to St. Thomas More Catholic Church at 11:30 am. Interment Calvary. Family prefers Masses or memorials to Knights of Columbus or Alzheimer's Association.
VISITATION from 3 pm Mon.

HOTTOVY - Dorothy A., age 52 of Omaha. Preceded in death by mother, Ruth Kubat. Survived by husband, Al Hottovy; daughters and sons-in-law, Tina Hottovy and friend, Shawn Casper, Dawn and Mike Danley, Joy and Tim Willoughby; father, Jim Kubat; sisters, Connie Kubat, Cindy Kubat and Pam Jeffries; brothers and sisters-in-law, Dave and Kim Kubat, Joe and Amy Kubat; many nieces and nephews.
MEMORIAL SERVICE 10 am Tues. at Christ Community Church (404 S. 108th Ave.).
VISITATION 6-8 pm Mon. at Mortuary. Memorials to College of St. Marys Volleyball Program.

KOTHE - Sophye M., age 97 years. Survived by sister, Olga Oberreuter, Omaha; brother, Arthur Kothe, St. Joseph, MO; nephew, Herbert (Pat) Kothe Jr., Boulder, CO; other nieces and nephews; many friends.
SERVICES Tues. 11 am at Farnam Street Chapel. Interment Forest Lawn Cemetery.
VISITATION Mon. 9 am to 8 pm with family receiving friends 6-8 pm all at the Chapel. Memorials are suggested to First Lutheran Church, Omaha.

PAPIK - Lillian, age 75, formerly of Crete, died Nov. 30th in Milford. Survived by daughter, Judy Papik, Lincoln; daughter-in-law, Linda Papik, Crete; grandsons, Jeff and Brady Papik; brothers and sisters-in-law, Frank and Clarice Cadek, Crete, Emanuel and Valeria Cadek, Omaha; sister and brother-in-law, Marie and Ron Brauer, Tampa, FL; sisters-in-law, Rose Cadek, Valparaiso, Vicki Cadek, North Loup.
FUNERAL SERVICES 1 pm Tues., Kuncl Funeral Home, Crete.
VISITATION beginning 2 pm Sunday at Funeral Home.
KUNCL FUNERAL HOME Crete, NE 68333 402-826-5178

PIVOVAR - Anton J. Jr., age 71, Omaha. Preceded in death by wife, Loretta. Survived by sons and daughters-in-law, Steve and Susan, Gregory and Amy; daughter and son-in-law, Michelle and Dan Grzywa; grandchildren, Stephanie, Shannon, Bret, Stacey, Toni Jo, Abby, and Harper Lee Pivovar, Brandon, Danielle, Anne, and Grant Grzywa; brother and sister-in-law, Jerry and Celine Pivovar of Sun City, AZ; mother-in-law, Hattie Suchy; many nieces and nephews. Member of Knights of Columbus #3019.
FUNERAL MASS Tues 10:30 am St. Peter and Paul Church, 36th & "X" St.
VISITATION Mon starting at 4 pm with 7 pm Vigil Service at Church. Interment Calvary Cemetery.
ALL VISITATION AND SERVICES AT THE CHURCH.

RIGGS - Charles A., age 82, Omaha. Preceded in death by wife, Marjorie Riggs. Survived by sons and daughters-in-law, Charles E. and Grace Riggs, Robert A. and Lou Riggs; grandchildren, Jamison White, Ryan White, David Riggs, Dianne Riggs; great-granddaughter, Laura Riggs; 1 niece; 4 nephews. He retired from Falstaff Brewery in 1980. He was a WWII Veteran and a Purple Heart recipient.
GRAVESIDE SERVICES Wed 9 am Westlawn-Hillcrest Memorial Park.
VISITATION Tues 2-8 pm with family greeting friends from 6-8 pm at Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorials to your favorite charity.

RYE - Leafton L., age 92 yrs, Omaha. Preceded in death by husband, A. John Rye. Survived by sons and daughters-in-law, Tom D. and Maxine Rye of Omaha, David H. and Valerie Rye of McCook, NE; grandchildren, Debra Curran, Dan Woelfel, Denise Conyers, all of Omaha, Laura Rye of Pueblo, CO, Susan Hauser of Empire, CO, Andrea Rye of Omaha, Capt. John Rye of Scott AFB, IL, Capt. James Rye of Ft. Jackson, SC; 11 greatgrandchildren; sister, Agness Barclay of Phoenix, AZ; nephews and many relatives.
SERVICES Tues 11 am WestlawnHillcrest Funeral Home. Interment Westlawn-Hillcrest Memorial Park.
VISITATION Mon 2-8:30 pm with family greeting friends from 6-8:30.

START - Daniel Joseph, age 38, November 26, 2000, Omaha. Preceded in death by mother, Mary Ann Start. Survived by father, Raymond W. Start; sister, Diana Johnston; friend, Margaret Moss. No Services.

STOCK - Mary C., age 85 yrs, of Omaha. Preceded in death by husband, Herman Sr. Survived by daughters and sons-in-law, Gerry and William Swanda, Pauline and Roger Pedroza; sons and daughters-in-law, Herman Jr. and JoAnn, Joseph and Karen, Kenneth and Barbara, all of Omaha; 16 grandchildren; 29 greatgrandchildren.
WAKE SERVICE Mon 7:30 pm West Center Chapel.
FUNERAL Tues 12:30 pm at Mortuary to St. Joan of Arc Church at 1 pm. Interment Calvary Cemetery.
VISITATION starts Monday at 2 pm.

SUDER - Patricia M., age 79 yrs.
WAKE SERVICE Mon 7 pm at Mortuary.
FUNERAL MASS 10 am Tues St. Peter's Church. Interment St. Joseph's Cemetery. Memorials to the Church preferred.

TRENERRY - Irene M., age 80 years. Survived by sons, Kerry, Omaha, Doug and wife Mary, Omaha, Craig and wife Tammy, Valley, Greg and wife Lorrie, Coram, MT; 3 grandchildren; 4 brothers; 3 sisters.
SERVICES Wed. 11 am at the Sunset Hills Baptist Church (94th and Pacific). Private interment.
VISITATION Tues. 6-8 pm at Colonial Chapel.

TURNBY - Nettie E., age 94 yrs, of Great Bend, KS, formerly of Omaha.

WICHMAN - Valecia M., age 78 yrs, of Plattsmouth. Survived by son, Ernest Wichman; 3 daughters and sons-in-law, Cherie and John Wallace, Sharon and Bob Piper, all of Plattsmouth, Pam and Robert Adair of Gretna; 9 grandchildren; 11 greatgrandchildren; 2 sisters, Lavon Strawhacker of Wichita, KS, Patricia Wichman of Holton, KS.
SERVICES Tues 10:30 am Roby Funeral Home Chapel. Interment Pleasant Ridge Cemetery, Plattsmouth.
VISITATION Mon 1-9 pm with family receiving relatives and friends from 6-8 pm at Mortuary. Memorials to First United Methodist Church of Plattsmouth.

WILEY - Paul, age 49, Omaha. Passed away 11-29-00. Survived by wife, Collie MacCardell, Omaha; parents, Edward and Patricia Wiley, Omaha; brothers, Thomas Wiley, Earle, AR, Eugene Wiley, Omaha; sisters, Carol Wooten, Delaware, OH, Katherine Jeffrey, Ft. Collins, CO; numerous nieces, nephews and friends. Member of Local IATSE #42.
SERVICES Tues. 10 am, Holy Cross Catholic Church.
VISITATION Mon. 9 am-7 pm, with family greeting friends 4-7 pm. ROSARY Mon. 7 pm, at Westlawn Hillcrest Funeral Home. Interment Westlawn Hillcrest Memorial Park. Memorials to DAV or Nebraska Humane Society.

WILSON - James T., 79 yrs., Omaha. Survived by wife, Doris J.; son, Don, Red Cliff, CO; daughters and sons-in-law, JoAnn and Mark Poole, Lincoln, NE, Carol and Bob York, Tampa, FL; grandchildren, Sara, Andy, Chris, Tyler, Abby and Allison; brothers and sisters-in-law, John and Marjorie Wilson, Elwood, NE, Robert and Doraine Wilson, Huron, SD; sisters and brother-in-law, Helen and Larry Trumbull, Tryon, NE, Loree Huffman, Burwell, NE; nieces; nephews. Memorial Service Mon. 11 am, Miller Park Presbyterian Church. Graveside Service Tues. 1 pm (Mountain Time), Ft. McPherson National Cemetery, Maxwell, NE with full Military Honors. Memorials to Miller Park Presbyterian Church or Kidney Foundation. No Visitation.

ALEXANDER - Fred F., age 81. Permanent Deacon for 26 years. Preceded in death by brother, Sam Alexander. Survived by loving wife, Grace; son, Andy Alexander S.J.; daughter and son-in-law, Linda and Dennis Gubbels, St. Louis; grandsons, Keith, South Bend, IN, Brian, Milwaukee, WI; brothers and sisters-in-law, Sebastino and Ida Alexander, Frank and Jean Alexander; sisters and brothers-in-law, Lucille and George Davey, Jean and Marc Vinduska; sister-in-law, Grace Alexander; brotherin-law and sister-in-law, Sam and Lou Garofolo, Mary Ramirez; many nieces, nephews and their children; beloved relatives in Chicago and Wisconsin. Supported by the loving care of neighbors, friends, the Ladies Guild, and Knights of Columbus. Member of K of C #652 and 4th degree Chalice Club. In lieu of flowers, Memorials to Fred F. Alexander Scholarship Fund c/o Creighton Prep or St. Robert's Parish.
WAKE SERVICE Mon. 7:30 pm, St. Robert's Church.
SERVICES Tues. 10 am St. Robert's Church. Entombment Calvary Cemetery with military honors.
VISITATION begins Mon. 4 pm at Church.

ARNOLD - Ray R. Jr., 338 Eleanor St. S.E., Atlanta, GA, formerly of Omaha, NE. Survived by wife, Mrs. Gladys Arnold; daughter, Miss Denise A. Bell; grandchildren, Timothy DeJuan Furlow, and Candace M. Bell; greatgrandchild, Khalia A. Furlow.
CELEBRATION OF LIFE SERVICES 11 am Mon. Dec. 4, 2000 at Bethel Baptist Church, 1890 Second Ave., Decatur, GA. Remains placed in state at 9 am, Rev. A. C. Speakman, Pastor and Rev. A. J. McMichaels officiating. Interment Chattanooga National Cemetery. Family and friends are asked to assemble at 338 Eleanor St S.E., Atlanta, GA 30317, at 10 am.
Donald Trimble Mortuary, Inc. 1876 Second Ave. Decatur, GA 30316 404-371-0772-3

BRANDT - Albert J., 83, Omaha. Preceded in death by son, Michael; great-grandson, P.J. Aparo. Survived by wife, Jean; daughters, Patricia Podjenski, all Omaha, Michelle Larkin, Westminster, CO; daughters and sons-in-law, Joyce and Larry Schab, Carol and James Daley, all Omaha, Mary Jo and Charles Beziat, Cincinnati, OH; son and daughterin-law, Thomas and Jerry, Florence, KY; daughter-in-law, Debbie Brandt, Layton, UT; 18 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; brother, Richard Matheson; sisters, Josephine Zavich, Betty Morris, Anna Mae Walls, Helen Clark, Bonnie Radik. Member of 40 & 8, American Legion Post 331, VFW 2704, DAV and Eagles. 40 & 8 Service Mon. 6 pm, Immaculate Conception Church.
WAKE SERVICE Mon. 7 pm at the Church.
FUNERAL Tues. 10 am, Immaculate Conception Church.
VISITATION starts Sun. 1-5 pm only at Mortuary and again Mon. 11 am-4 pm at Mortuary and Mon. after 5:30 pm at Immaculate Conception Church. Interment St. Mary Magdalene. Military Honors by American Legion Post #331.

BRUCKNER - Leslie, age 60 yrs, of Grand Island. Preceded in death by parents. Survived by sons, David, Ronald, and Travis Bruckner, all of Omaha; daughter, Tanya Bruckner; brothers and sisters-in-law, Larry and Diane Bruckner, Donald and Paula Bruckner, Robert Bruckner, all of Omaha; sister and brother-in-law, Margaret and Roy Steffen of Remsen, IA; special friend, Beverly Kokes of Grand Island; numerous nieces and nephews.
GRAVESIDE SERVICE 12 Noon Tues Memorial Park Cemetery, Sioux City, IA.
VISITATION Monday 6-8 pm at Mortuary.

CIULLO - Ruby M., age 80. Loving mother, God saw you were getting tired and a cure was not to be. So he put his arms around you and whispered, "Come with me". With tearful eyes we watched you suffer and saw you fade away. Although we love you dearly, we could not make you stay. A golden heart stops beating, working hands are put to rest. God broke our hearts to prove to us, he only takes the best. Preceded in death by husband, Anthony; brothers, Douglas Nelson and Peyton Nelson. Survived by sons, Anthony King, Robert King and his wife, Mary, Anthony Ciullo and wife, Barbara all of California; daughters, Carol King, Oregon, Debra Shavlik and husband, John, Omaha; grandchildren, Anthony King, Jr., Susan King, Kelli DiMarino, Colette Johnson, Catherine Hashimoto, Joseph, Alexander and Nicholas Ciullo; 7 greatgrandchildren; sister, Katherine Pratt; brothers, Darrell, Wayne, and Dean Burchard, all of Nampa, ID. Past member Cornhusker Chapter #92, Telephone Pioneers.
SERVICES Tues 11 am at Westside Chapel to St. Joan of Arc Church at 11:30 am. Interment Calvary Cemetery. Wake Service Mon. 6:30 pm at Westside Chapel. Memorials to St. Joan of Arc Educational Endowment Fund.

DABELSTEIN - Wallace R., age 78 of Omaha. Survived by loving wife of 56 years, Lelo "Lee" Dabelstein; sons and daughters-in-law, Carl (Skip) and Karen Dabelstein, Phoenix, AZ, Tim and Linda Dabelstein, Omaha; daughter, Marcia (Marti) Akin, Loveland, OH; grandchildren, Christopher, Carl Jr., Mark, Debbie, Jon and Diane; great-grandchildren, Shannon, Cody, and Chayenne; sister, Irene Morgan, Modesto, CA; many loving family and friends. Member of American Legion Post 331, Mizpah Masonic Lodge and Fraternal Order of Eagles 154.
VISITATION Mon. 1-8:30 pm with family receiving friends after 6:30 pm at Funeral Home. FUNERAL Tues. 1 pm, Bethany Funeral Home Chapel. Interment Hillcrest Memorial Park. Military honors by American Legion Post 331.

DALEY - Adeline "Addy" McCulloch, age 95 yrs., passed away Nov. 26, 2000 in Phoenix, AZ. She was born on June 13, 1905 in Omaha, NE. Addy was a dedicated student of poetry, who in 1922 won the first World-Herald Scholarship from South High School in Omaha for her writings. She attended Knox College in Galesberg, IL. She married Lyle Joseph Daley (Nov. 18, 1902 - Feb. 26, 1936) on Sept. 2, 1929 and had 3 sons, James, Willard and Richard. After completing a 44 year career as a librarian for the Omaha Public Library, she retired and moved to Phoenix in 1971. In retirement she was a volunteer docent at the Phoenix Art Museum. Addy is survived by her son, Dr. Richard H. Daley, an orthopedic surgeon in Phoenix; 5 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren.
MEMORIAL SERVICE will be 2 pm Fri., 12/08, at Chaparral Christian Church, Phoenix, AZ. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the Phoenix Library Foundation, 1221 N. Central Ave., Phoenix, AZ 85004.

DAVIS - Valerie, age 39 yrs, 11/30/2000.
SERVICES Tues 2 pm Myers Chapel. Interment Mt. Hope Cemetery.

DENKINGER - Ruth E., age 72 yrs, 12/1/2000. Preceded in death by husband, Jack. Survived by son and daughter-in-law, John and Diane of Omaha; daughter and son-in-law, Barbara and Michael Stapleton of Ft. Lauderdale, FL; grandchildren, Christina, Melissa, Billy Denkinger, Anna and Aaron Stapleton; sister, Miriam Schurmann of Valley, NE.
SERVICES Mon 1 pm Bethany Lutheran Church. Pastor Patrick Burt, officiating. Interment Forest Lawn Cemetery. Memorials to Bethany Lutheran Church or American Cancer Society.

DUGHMAN - Marvin L. age 63 yrs., Dec. 1, 2000, of Omaha. Preceded in death by parents, Oliver and Maude Dughman; brother, Oliver Max Dughman. Survived by brother, Marion Dughman; nieces, Shirley Boldon, Mary Enfield, Deanna Czerwinski, Lynne Andrysik; nephew, Larry Dughman; great-nephews, Terry Baudendistel, Russ Ferbrache, Tim Enfield, Danny Enfield, Michael Morinelli, Ronnie Czerwinski, Shawn Dughman, Shawn Williams, Larry Lee Dughman; great-nieces, Ashley and Kellie Andrysik, Sherri Morinelli, Stacy Halstead, Crystal Dughman, Lisa Dughman, Jamie Dughman.
VISITATION Monday Larkin Chapel 6-8:00 PM.
FUNERAL SERVICE Tuesday 10:00 AM at the Chapel.
INTERMENT Hillside Cemetery, Elliott, IA.

GRIGGS - Ivory L. Sr., age 85 yrs. Preceded in death by son, Ivory Griggs, Jr. Survived by wife, Clester "Penny" Griggs, Omaha; 2 sons, Joseph Lee Griggs, Wardell, MO, Willard Griggs, Minneapolis, MN; 3 daughters, Iona Hollins, Galveston Park, MO, Mattie Grace Saunders, JoAnn Brown, St. Louis, MO; 2 stepbrothers; 1 step-sister; goddaughter, Naomi Jones, Omaha; 10 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; nieces, nephews, other relatives.
SERVICES 11 am Tues 37th Street Church of Christ, 3723 N. 37th St. Interment Family Plot, Mt. Hope.

HAARS - Mitch A., age 43 yrs, of Turin, IA. Survived by wife, Cindy; 3 daughters, Sheri (Chris) Hanson of Onawa, IA, Debbie (J.J.) McManigal of Turin, Rose (Lance) Haars of Dunlap, IA; 2 brothers including, Vince Vanalst of Carter Lake; 3 sisters; 7 grandchildren; parents, Allen and Karen Haars of Winthrop, IA, Joyce Haars of Carter Lake; grandmother, Frances Haars of Marion, IA; fatherin-law and mother-in-law, James and Sharon Thomas of Council Bluffs. Memorial Reception 2 pm Sat, Dec. 9, at Carter Lake Improvement Club.
RUSH FAMILY CARE SERVICE Onawa, IA (712)423-3292

HARDESTER - Bruce V., age 60, Phoenix, AZ, passed away 11/20/2000. Born in St. Louis, MO. Beloved husband of Susan; dear father of Mary Raetz, Susan and Patricia Hardester, Christopher and Bruce P. Hardester; dear grandfather of Adam, Julie, Dalan and Corrine Hardester. Retired from GMAC after 37 years of service. A Memorial Mass will be held on Dec. 7, 2000 at 10:30 am at St. Francis of Assisi Church, 4556 Telegraph Rd., St. Louis, MO 63129. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to American Cancer Society.

HOLMES - Dillard G. "Bill", age 79 yrs, Omaha. Retired Insurance Agent, Holmes Insurance Co., Broken Bow, NE. Preceded in death by parents, Bryan and Florence Holmes; brother, Darel. Survived by wife, Ruth M.; daughters and son-in-law, Marilyn and Ray Gembala of Derby, KS, Marcia Stolle of St. Louis, MO; sons, Millard and Ron Holmes, both of Omaha; step-sons, Kenneth and wife, Sharon Mitchell of Oklahoma City, OK, Dennis and wife, Sandra Mitchell of Omaha; step-daughters, Eileen Rhoads of Kansas City, MO, Janet and husband, Ray Kudera of Omaha, Joan and husband, David Clymens of Dunbar, NE, Sharon and husband, David Andersen of Omaha; 28 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren.
WAKE SERVICE Mon 7 pm West Center Chapel.
SERVICES Tues 11 am West Center Chapel to St. Thomas More Catholic Church at 11:30 am. Interment Calvary. Family prefers Masses or memorials to Knights of Columbus or Alzheimer's Association.
VISITATION from 3 pm Mon.

HOTTOVY - Dorothy A., age 52 of Omaha. Preceded in death by mother, Ruth Kubat. Survived by husband, Al Hottovy; daughters and sons-in-law, Tina Hottovy and friend, Shawn Casper, Dawn and Mike Danley, Joy and Tim Willoughby; father, Jim Kubat; sisters, Connie Kubat, Cindy Kubat and Pam Jeffries; brothers and sisters-in-law, Dave and Kim Kubat, Joe and Amy Kubat; many nieces and nephews.
MEMORIAL SERVICE 10 am Tues. at Christ Community Church (404 S. 108th Ave.).
VISITATION 6-8 pm Mon. at Mortuary. Memorials to College of St. Marys Volleyball Program.

KITTA - Kathryn M. "Cookie", age 62. Preceded in death by parents, Joseph and Adelphina. Survived by brothers and sisters-in-law, Joseph and Janet, Bill and Mary; numerous cousins, nieces and nephews, great-nieces and nephews.
VISITATION Tues after 2:30 pm with St. Bridget's Altar Society Rosary at 3 pm and Vigil Service at 7 pm, all at Funeral Home.
FUNERAL Wed 9:15 am Bethany Chapel to St. Bridget's Church at 10 am for Mass of Christian Burial. Interment St. John's Cemetery. Memorials requested to the Church.

KOTHE - Sophye M., age 97 years. Survived by sister, Olga Oberreuter, Omaha; brother, Arthur Kothe, St. Joseph, MO; nephew, Herbert (Pat) Kothe Jr., Boulder, CO; other nieces and nephews; many friends.
SERVICES Tues. 11 am at Farnam Street Chapel. Interment Forest Lawn Cemetery.
VISITATION Mon. 9 am to 8 pm with family receiving friends 6-8 pm all at the Chapel. Memorials are suggested to First Lutheran Church, Omaha.

NARMI - Donella M., age 71. Survived by husbamd, Anthony; daughter, Mrs. Darrell (Sue) Stonerook, both of Alburnett, IA, Mrs. Ken (Michelle) Frisby, Indianapolis, IN, Mrs. Dave (Thersea) Erickson, Omaha; sons, Keith and wife, Lorraine, Berryville, AR, Randy and wife, Shelley, Hereford, AZ, Jon and wife, Vicky, Indianapolis, IN; 13 grandchildren; 8 greatgrandchildren; 6 brothers; 6 sisters.
ROSARY Tues. 7 pm, with
VISITATION to follow until 8:30 pm, at the Mortuary.
FUNERAL MASS Wed. 10 am, Queen of Apostles Church. Interment St. Joseph Cemetery. Memorials to the Narmi Scholarship Fund at St. Alberts.

PAPIK - Lillian, age 75, formerly of Crete, died Nov. 30th in Milford. Survived by daughter, Judy Papik, Lincoln; daughter-in-law, Linda Papik, Crete; grandsons, Jeff and Brady Papik; brothers and sisters-in-law, Frank and Clarice Cadek, Crete, Emanuel and Valeria Cadek, Omaha; sister and brother-in-law, Marie and Ron Brauer, Tampa, FL; sisters-in-law, Rose Cadek, Valparaiso, Vicki Cadek, North Loup.
FUNERAL SERVICES 1 pm Tues., Kuncl Funeral Home, Crete.
VISITATION beginning 2 pm Sunday at Funeral Home.
KUNCL FUNERAL HOME Crete, NE 68333 402-826-5178

PIVOVAR - Anton J. Jr., age 71, Omaha. Preceded in death by wife, Loretta. Survived by sons and daughters-in-law, Steve and Susan, Gregory and Amy; daughter and son-in-law, Michelle and Dan Grzywa; grandchildren, Stephanie, Shannon, Bret, Stacey, Toni Jo, Abby, and Harper Lee Pivovar, Brandon, Danielle, Anne, and Grant Grzywa; brother and sister-in-law, Jerry and Celine Pivovar of Sun City, AZ; mother-in-law, Hattie Suchy; many nieces and nephews. Member of Knights of Columbus #3019.
FUNERAL MASS Tues 10:30 am St. Peter and Paul Church, 36th & "X" St.
VISITATION Mon starting at 4 pm with 7 pm Vigil Service at Church. Interment Calvary Cemetery.
ALL VISITATION AND SERVICES AT THE CHURCH.

PLAGMANN - Viola M., age 80 yrs., Dec. 2, 2000, Bellevue. Survived by sons, Walter and wife, Janet, Omaha, Randy, Bellevue; daughter, Cindy Petrocchi, Ralston, Cheryl and husband, Jay Pruett, Bellevue; 4 sisters; 2 brothers; 12 grandchildren; 6 greatgrandchildren. Member Bellevue Senior Citizens Center. Memorials to Open Door Mission or the Church.
FUNERAL SERVICE Wed. 11 am, Immanuel Lutheran Church, 104 Galvin Road, Pastor Terry Nielson officiating. Private Interment.
VISITATION Tues. 6-8 pm at the Chapel.

POPP - Benjamin Y., 24 yrs., Papillion. Survived by parents, Steven and Yi-Sang Popp, Papillion; brother, Keith Popp, Papillion; uncle, Frank Popp, Newel, IA; aunt, Mao-Fang Floyd, Omaha.
SERVICES PENDING

RIGGS - Charles A., age 82, Omaha. Preceded in death by wife, Marjorie Riggs. Survived by sons and daughters-in-law, Charles E. and Grace Riggs, Robert A. and Lou Riggs; grandchildren, Jamison White, Ryan White, David Riggs, Dianne Riggs; great-granddaughter, Laura Riggs; 1 niece; 4 nephews. He retired from Falstaff Brewery in 1980. He was a WWII Veteran and a Purple Heart recipient.
GRAVESIDE SERVICES Wed 9 am Westlawn-Hillcrest Memorial Park.
VISITATION Tues 2-8 pm with family greeting friends from 6-8 pm at Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorials to your favorite charity.

RYE - Leafton L., age 92 yrs, Omaha. Preceded in death by husband, A. John Rye. Survived by sons and daughters-in-law, Tom D. and Maxine Rye of Omaha, David H. and Valerie Rye of McCook, NE; grandchildren, Debra Curran, Dan Woelfel, Denise Conyers, all of Omaha, Laura Rye of Pueblo, CO, Susan Hauser of Empire, CO, Andrea Rye of Omaha, Capt. John Rye of Scott AFB, IL, Capt. James Rye of Ft. Jackson, SC; 11 greatgrandchildren; sister, Agness Barclay of Phoenix, AZ; nephews and many relatives.
SERVICES Tues 11 am WestlawnHillcrest Funeral Home. Interment Westlawn-Hillcrest Memorial Park.
VISITATION Mon 2-8:30 pm with family greeting friends from 6-8:30.

START - Daniel Joseph, age 38, November 26, 2000, Omaha. Preceded in death by mother, Mary Ann Start. Survived by father, Raymond W. Start; sister, Diana Johnston; friend, Margaret Moss. No Services.

STOCK - Mary C., age 85 yrs, of Omaha. Preceded in death by husband, Herman Sr. Survived by daughters and sons-in-law, Gerry and William Swanda, Pauline and Roger Pedroza; sons and daughters-in-law, Herman Jr. and JoAnn, Joseph and Karen, Kenneth and Barbara, all of Omaha; 16 grandchildren; 29 greatgrandchildren.
WAKE SERVICE Mon 7:30 pm West Center Chapel. FUNERAL Tues 12:30 pm at Mortuary to St. Joan of Arc Church at 1 pm. Interment Calvary Cemetery.
VISITATION starts Monday at 2 pm.

SUDER - Patricia M., age 79 yrs.
WAKE SERVICE Mon 7 pm at Mortuary. FUNERAL MASS 10 am Tues St. Peter's Church. Interment St. Joseph's Cemetery. Memorials to the Church preferred.

TAYLOR - Kennth L., age 79. Survived by wife, Gloria; children and spouse, Berry, Omaha, Scott and Caryle, Bellevue, NE, Pamela Batchelder, Omaha; grandchildren, Hunter and Kylie Taylor, Chris and Angela Batchelder; sisters, Agnes Kidon, San Jose, CA.
SERVICES Wed. 9:30 am at the Westside Chapel to St. James Church at 10 am. Interment Forest Lawn Cemetery, Military Honors by VFW Post 2503.
WAKE SERVICE Tues. 7 pm, at the Westside Chapel. Memorials to St. James Building Fund.

TRENERRY - Irene M., age 80 years. Survived by sons, Kerry, Omaha, Doug and wife Mary, Omaha, Craig and wife Tammy, Valley, Greg and wife Lorrie, Coram, MT; 3 grandchildren; 4 brothers; 3 sisters.
SERVICES Wed. 11 am at the Sunset Hills Baptist Church (94th and Pacific). Private interment.
VISITATION Tues. 6-8 pm at Colonial Chapel.

TURNBY - Nettie E., age 94 yrs., Great Bend, KS, formerly of Omaha. Preceded in death by husband, Harvey; 5 brothers; 2 sisters; 1 grandson; 2 great-grandchildren. Survived by son, Conrad Olsson, Great Bend, KS; 3 daughters, Virginia Weiland, Mary Jean Cammarata, both of Littleton, CO, Luella Thomas, Englewood, CO; brother, Carl Eggers, Napa, CA; 12 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren. Secretary and Bookkeeper for Mastercraft Furniture and a 70 year member of First Lutheran Church. Member and past president of American Legion Auxiliary Benson Post #112. Member and Chapeau of 8 & 40 Douglas County Salon #254 and Nebraska State Chapeau, and a longtime volunteer at Omaha VA Hospital.
VISITATION Tues. 6-8 pm at the Funeral Home.
FUNERAL Wed. 10:30 am, First Lutheran Church, 31st & Jackson. Interment Forest Lawn Cemetery. Memorials acceptable to First Lutheran Church.

WICHMAN - Valecia M., age 78 yrs, of Plattsmouth. Survived by son, Ernest Wichman; 3 daughters and sons-in-law, Cherie and John Wallace, Sharon and Bob Piper, all of Plattsmouth, Pam and Robert Adair of Gretna; 9 grandchildren; 11 greatgrandchildren; 2 sisters, Lavon Strawhacker of Wichita, KS, Patricia Wichman of Holton, KS.
SERVICES Tues 10:30 am Roby Funeral Home Chapel. Interment Pleasant Ridge Cemetery, Plattsmouth.
VISITATION Mon 1-9 pm with family receiving relatives and friends from 6-8 pm at Mortuary. Memorials to First United Methodist Church of Plattsmouth.

WILEY - Paul, age 49, Omaha. Passed away 11-29-00. Survived by wife, Collie MacCardell, Omaha; parents, Edward and Patricia Wiley, Omaha; brothers, Thomas Wiley, Earle, AR, Eugene Wiley, Omaha; sisters, Carol Wooten, Delaware, OH, Katherine Jeffrey, Ft. Collins, CO; numerous nieces, nephews and friends. Member of Local IATSE #42.
SERVICES Tues. 10 am, Holy Cross Catholic Church.
VISITATION Mon. 9 am-7 pm, with family greeting friends 4-7 pm.
ROSARY Mon. 7 pm, at Westlawn Hillcrest Funeral Home. Interment Westlawn Hillcrest Memorial Park. Memorials to DAV or Nebraska Humane Society.


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