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Barry - Inez, 89, Lincoln, formerly Valparaiso, widow of Francis Barry, died Tuesday (11/13/01). Member: Sts. Mary and Joseph Catholic Church, Valparaiso; Catholic Daughters; Sts. Mary and Joseph Parish Council of Catholic Women; Valparaiso Women's Club; Saint Elizabeth School of Nursing Alumni.
Survivors: sons, daughters-in-law, Louis and Marge, Valparaiso, Loyd and Joyce, Charles City, Iowa; daughter, son-in-law, Ellen and Gary Hellerich, Valparaiso; sisters-in-law, Lillian Hartz-Jirvosky, Lincoln, Claudia Hartz, Randolph; grandchildren, Cindy, Tammy, Debra, Karen, Sandra, Mike, Paula, Peggy, Mark, Terri, Koren, Vaden; 19 great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by parents, Louis and Ellen Hartz; husband; brothers, Vincent, Jerry and Quentin Hartz.
Services: 10 a.m. Friday, Sts. Mary and Joseph Catholic Church, Valparaiso. Father Thomas Kuffel. Visitation: noon-9 p.m. today, Butherus, Maser & Love Funeral Home, 4040 A St. and one hour before services, church. Wake service followed by Catholic Daughters rosary: 7 p.m. today, funeral home. Burial: 1 p.m. Friday, Calvary Cemetery, Lincoln. Memorials to Alzheimer's Association or Tabitha Hospice.

Bell - Velma M., 90, Lincoln, died Monday (11/12/01).
Memorial services: 11 a.m. Friday, Vine Congregational Church, 1800 Twin Ridge Road. Memorials to Esther Circle at church. Wyuka Funeral Home, 3600 O St.

Blomstrand - Greg R. Jr., 83, Aurora, died Tuesday (11/13/01). Born, Aurora (7/12/18) to Gregory R. and Laura (Weedin) Sr. Former owner, Greg's Drugs, Aurora. Graduated, Aurora High, 1937. Attended University of Nebraska until he enlisted in U.S. Army Air Forces for World War II. Spent 3 1/2 years overseas in India-Burma China Theater, where he served with 10th Air Force in India and 14th Air Force in China. When he returned, went to University of Arkansas at Fayetteville, where he earned degree in pharmacy, 1954. Later received doctorate in pharmacy. In 1945, married Beth Huenefeld. They had three children, Kim, Tom and John. Re-enlisted to serve in Korean War in Air Force Reserves, two years. They returned to Aurora, 1955, where he worked for his father at Greg's Drugs; purchased business from him, 1960. Beth and he divorced, 1969. Sold store in 1979. Married, Dianne Bourland, 1971. They had two children, Heather and Lance. They were later divorced. Member, American Legion, VFW, York Elks Club.
Survivors: children, spouses, Kim Blomstrand, Denver, Tom Blomstrand, Aurora, Jon and Lynn Blomstrand, Amery, Wis., Lance Blomstrand, Lincoln, Heather and Anthony Williams, Lafayette, Tenn.; grandchildren, Clarissa Blomstrand, Aurora, Justin, Kyle and Nicolas Blomstrand, all of Amery, Blaine Blomstrand, Lincoln; brother, Bob, Green Valley, Ariz. Preceded in death by parents.
Services: 2 p.m. Friday, United Methodist Church, Aurora. Dr. Joe Scahill. Aurora Cemetery. Visitation: 3-8 p.m. today, Higby Mortuary, Aurora. Condolences may be e-mailed through the Web site: higbymortuary.com

Burton - Galen Cecil, 86, Pawnee City, widower of Alta Irene Morton Burton, died Wednesday (11/14/01). Born, near Summerfield, Kan.
Survivors: son, Ronald, Summerfield; daughter-in-law, Nancy Burton, Overland Park, Kan.; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren.
Services: 2 p.m. Friday, Summerfield Presbyterian Church. Summerfield Cemetery. Visitation: 2-8 p.m. today, Wherry Brothers Mortuary, Pawnee City. Memorials to family.

Cleveland - Beatrice, 84, Littleton, Colo., formerly of Lincoln, died Saturday (11/10/01).
Services: 1 p.m. Friday, Roper and Sons Mortuary, 4300 O St. Condolences may be e-mailed to contact@roperandsons.com.

DeVere - Eva B., 90, Lincoln, died Tuesday (11/13/01). Born, Walton. Retired employee, Russell Stovers Candies.
Survivors: husband, Paul; son, daughter-in-law, Bill and Jan Templin, Lincoln; son-in-law, Don Drozda, Lincoln; brother, Clyde Fuhrer, Hickman; grandchildren, Mike Drozda, Tami Bales, Matt Templin; six great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by parents; five sisters; four brothers; daughter, Jean Drozda.
Services: 11 a.m. Friday, Wadlow-Rozanek Colonial Chapel, 5200 R St. Visitation: noon-8 p.m. today, funeral home.

Dort - Michael Douglas, 51, Lincoln, widower of Martha Griswold Dort, died Tuesday (11/13/01). Worked for Gana Construction Co.
Beloved son, brother, uncle and stepdad to: mother, Eileen Donley Dort, Lincoln; sisters and families, Stephanie Bryn, John, Brandon, and Kristina, Olney, Md., Suzanne Kirkland, Lincoln, Matthew and Jennifer Kirkland, Kansas City, Mo., Patrick and Kaley Kirkland, Lincoln, Karie and Ben Overstreet, Katherine and Nicholas, Lincoln, Nancy Rossow, Larry and Marie, Norman, Okla., Mara and Jeff Cohn, Chicago; stepson, Bret Griswold, Lincoln; aunt, uncles, Jean and Gus Swanson, Lincoln, Leon Donley, Louisville, Colo.; numerous Swanson and Donley cousins and many friends. Preceded in death by wife; father, Douglas M. Dort.
Services: 11 a.m. Saturday, Butherus, Maser & Love Funeral Home, 4040 A St. The Rev. Mike McMurtry. Memorials to Saint Elizabeth Foundation for Pediatric Cardiology or donor's choice.

Douglas - Victoria, Lincoln, formerly of Sioux Falls, S.D., died Tuesday (11/13/01).
Services: 10 a.m. Friday, Greek Orthodox Church of the Annunciation, 950 N. 63rd St. Graveside services: 3:30 p.m Friday, Woodlawn Cemetery, Sioux Falls, S.D. Trisagion: 7 p.m. today, Roper and Sons Mortuary, 4300 O St. Visitation: noon until 9 p.m. today, funeral home. Memorials in lieu of flowers to church. Condolences may be e-mailed to contact@roperandsons.com.

Egr - Helen, 91, Prague, died Wednesday (11/14/01) in Wahoo.
Services pending, Svoboda Funeral Home, Wahoo.

Ekblad - John E., 86, Lincoln, widower of Sara, died Sunday (11/11/01).
Corrected survivors: nephew, spouse, Doug and Mary Cushing, Lakewood, Colo.
Graveside services and burial of cremains: 3 p.m. today, Lincoln Memorial Park, 6700 S. 14th St. Meet at Gate 2. No visitation. Cremation. Memorials to First Lutheran Church, 1551 S. 70th (06). Roper and Sons Mortuary, 4300 O St. Condolences may be e-mailed to contact@roperandsons.com.

Frank - Betty Rae, 71, Lincoln, died Monday (11/12/01).
Services: 11 a.m. Friday, Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home, 6800 S. 14th St. Private family inurnment at later date, Lincoln Memorial Park. Visitation: 9 a.m.-9 p.m. today, funeral home. Memorials to family.

Gilkeson - Harmon D., 76, rural Chester, died Monday (11/12/01) in Belleville, Kan.
Services: 2 p.m. today, United Methodist Church, Chester. Bachelor-Faulkner-Dart-Surber Funeral Home, Belleville, Kan.

Gooding - Marilyn K., 62, Lincoln, died Monday (11/12/01).
Services: 10:30 a.m. Friday, Butherus, Maser & Love Funeral Home, 4040 A St. Visitation: 9 a.m.-9 p.m. today, until services Friday, funeral home. Memorials to family.

Helms - Timothy A., 42, Lincoln, died Tuesday (11/13/01). I.T. specialist.
Survivors: wife, Liz; daughter, Nicole, Lincoln; son, Rick, Lincoln; mother, stepfather, Carol and Jim Kendrick, Lincoln; father, Tom, Starkville, Miss.; sister, Jean Helms, Lincoln; brother, sister-in-law, John and Lynette Helms, St. Louis, Mo.; stepsister, spouse, Leslie and Jim Cavanaugh, Omaha; stepbrother, spouse, James and YuPin Kendrick, Evanston, Ill.; half sister, Katie Helms, Sarasota, Fla.; parents-in-law, Jerry and Barb Fleck, Lincoln; brother-in-law, sister-in-law, Kevin and Anne Riley, Lincoln. Preceded in death by brother-in-law, Michael Fleck.
Memorial services: 2:30 p.m. Friday, Butherus, Maser & Love Funeral Home, 4040 A St. The Rev. Michael McMurtry. No viewing. Memorials to children's education fund in lieu of flowers.

Hild - Arthur Adam John, 94, Louisville, widower of Florence E., died Sunday (11/11/01). Retired farmer. Born, Plattsmouth. Army veteran, World War II.
Survivors: sister, Katherine Wehrbein, Louisville; nephews, Gene Wehrbein, Louisville, Ron Schneider, Plattsmouth; nieces, Joan Patocka, Lake Andes, S.D., Jacqueline Smith, Lincoln; great-nephew and niece.
Services: 10:30 a.m. today, Christ Lutheran Church, Louisville. Oak Hill Cemetery, Plattsmouth. Memorials to church or donor's favorite charity.

Huelle - Regina M., 100, Lincoln, died Tuesday (11/13/01). Member, St. Peter's Lutheran Church and Ladies Aid, Deshler; Christ Lutheran Church, Lincoln.
Survivors: son, daughter-in-law, Morris and Vel, Lincoln; granddaughter, Adrianne Huelle, Lincoln. Preceded in death by parents, Ernest and Marie Magnus; husband, Carl; four brothers; five sisters.
Services: 9 a.m. Saturday, Butherus, Maser & Love Funeral Home, 4040 A St. The Rev. Harold Stelzer. Burial: 2 p.m. Saturday, St. Peters Lutheran Cemetery, Deshler. Visitation: 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Friday, funeral home. Memorials to Concordia University Scholarship Fund, Seward.

Huenink - Alice Pearline, 79, Lincoln, died Monday (11/12/01).
No services by request of deceased. Cremation. No visitation. Private burial: Lincoln Memorial Park. Memorials to donor's choice.

Johnson - Dardanella I., 79, Elmwood, widow of Chesley Sr., died Tuesday (11/13/01). Born, 3/7/22 to Samuel and Maude Washburn. Longtime Ashland area resident. Former member, Ashland, Wann, Greenwood and Capital Christian Churches. Employed, Mead bomber plant, World War II, as well as many businesses in Ashland area. Longtime local thoroughbred racing fan.
Survivors: sons, daughters-in-law, Chesley Jr. and Donna, Marion, S.D., Stephen and Marilee, Lincoln, Wendell, Greenwood, Jerry, Ashland; daughters, son-in-law, Arlene Meints, Arthella Washburn, both Lincoln, Susie Galvez, Ashland, Lori and Kurt Poole, Elmwood; sister, Arlene Washburn, Lincoln; Aloha Johnson, Bellevue; brother, sisters-in-law, Larry and Josie Washburn, Papillion, Ishi Alvarez, Aurora, Colo.; 18 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. Preceded in death by husband; parents; brothers, Harry Washburn, Wendell Washburn; sisters, Elaine Eggers, Orletha Skiles.
Services: 10 am. Saturday, Ashland Christian Church. Ashland Cemetery. Pallbearers: Blaine Adams, David, Matt and Tyler Johnson, Andrew Poole, Dana Van Groningen. Honorary pallbearers: Chris Van Groningen, Stuart, Brad, Jeff and Tracy Johnson, Kurt Poole, Ward Jacobson, Don and Doug Washburn. Visitation: 6-8 p.m. Friday, Marcy Mortuary, Ashland. Memorials to American Lung Association.

Keleher - Daniel, 81, McAllen, Texas, died Oct. 23, 2001.
Celebration of life: 3 p.m. Saturday, Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home, 6800 S. 14th St. Cremation. No visiation. Lincoln Memorial Park. Memorials to donor's choice.

Kennedy - Frances P., 82, Lincoln, widow of Ellis R., died Sunday (11/11/01).
Graveside services: 1 p.m. today, Wyuka Cemetery, 3600 O St. Meet at 12:45 at O Street gate. Metcalf Funeral Home, 245 N. 27th St. Memorials to family.

Lamb - Doris, 93, Lincoln, died Tuesday (11/13/01).
Services pending. Wadlow-Rozanek Colonial Chapel, 5200 R St.

Martin - Morton "Bruce," 66, Scottsdale, Ariz., formerly Omaha, died 11/2/01. Born, Lincoln.
Survivors: wife, Marcia Day Martin; sister, Mary Ann Martin, Lincoln; sons, Bruce, Monterey, Calif., John, San Francisco; one granddaughter.
Memorial service: 11 a.m. Friday, All Saints Church, 9302 Blondo St., Omaha. Memorials to donor's choice.

McMahon - Catherine Charlotte, 92, Albuquerque, N.M., resident 18 years, formerly Lincoln, died 11/9/01.
Mass of Christian burial: 10:30 a.m. Saturday, St. John the Apostle Parish, 7601 Vine St. Rosary: 10 a.m. Saturday, church. Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home, 6800 S. 14th St.

Miller - Nancy Dixon, 70, Fremont, died 11/9/01. Born, Superior to Floyd and Blanche Dixon. Graduated, Superior High. Attended University of Nebraska, Alpha Chi Omega. Member, Presbyterian Church.
Survivors: husband, David J.; daughters, Melissa Fisher, Norfolk, Mollie Miller, Omaha; sons, daughters-in-law, J.D. and Jeanie, Lexana, Kan., Michael and Kendra, Fort Collins, Colo.; brother, sister-in-law, Dr. F. Gene and Rosemary Dixon, San Mateo, Calif.; eight grandchildren. Preceded in death by parents; sister, Charlotte Dixon Nichols; son.
Memorial services: 11 a.m. Friday, Presbyterian Church, Fremont. Memorials to Methodist Cancer Center, 8303 Dodge St., Omaha 68114-4124, attention: Dr. Karrer.

Mueller - Norma G., 76, Lincoln, widow of Dr. Roland F.A. Mueller, died Tuesday (11/13/01). Born, Tekamah (4/18/25). Worked as an RN, Bryan Hospital. Ph.D. in psychology. Member: Riverside Baptist Church, Tekamah; Lincoln Naturalist Club; Friends of Wilderness Park.
Survivors: brothers, Mark Johnson, Parker, Colo., Keith Johnson, Fremont; sisters, Joyce Allely, Greeley, Colo., Ann Rathkamp, Williamsburg, Va., Mary Langren, Onawa, Iowa; nieces, nephews, cousins, friends. Preceded in death by husband (1986) and sister, Marcia Bliss.
Services: 2 p.m. Saturday, Metcalf Funeral Home, 245 N. 27th St. The Rev. Lauren Ekdahl. Lincoln Memorial Park. Pallbearers: Mark Johnson, Keith Johnson, Zach Allely, Craig Allely, Erik Johnson, Ben Johnson. Visitation: 2-8 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. until services Saturday, both at funeral home.

Riley - Marilyn June, 74, Crete, died Monday (11/12/01) in Lincoln.
Services: 10:30 a.m. today, Grace United Methodist Church, Crete. Kuncl Funeral Home, Crete.

Rychecky - Hattie, 92, Crete, widow of James, died Tuesday (11/13/01).
Survivors: daughter, son-in-law, Sylvia and Howard Nichelson, Springfield, S.D.; grandchildren, spouses, Merl and Pam, Green River, Wyo., Alan, Mark and Lisa, all St. Cloud, Minn., Kay and Alex Katchuk, Oakley, Utah, Teri and John Boesiger, Two Rivers, Wis.; eight great-grandchildren; sister-in-law of South Bend, Ind.; nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by husband; parents; two brothers; one sister; one great-grandchild.
Services: 2 p.m. Friday, Kuncl Funeral Home, Crete. Wilber Czech Cemetery. Visitation: beginning 2 p.m. today, funeral home.

Sherffius - Frances M., 85, Lincoln, widow of Elwin, died Tuesday (11/13/01). Member: Christ United Methodist Church; Christ United Methodist Church Women's Church Circle; Hammond Organ Club, Lincoln
Survivors: sons, daughters-in-law, Tim and Maria, Maurice and Kalene, all Lincoln; grandchild, Ashton Sherffius; nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by husband; son, Steve James; two brothers; five sisters.
Services: 11 a.m. Friday, Christ United Methodist Church, Lincoln. The Rev. Mike McMurtry. Graveside services: 3:30 p.m. Friday, Washington Cemetery, Republic, Kan. Visitation: 9-9 p.m. today, Butherus, Maser & Love Funeral Home, 4040 A St. Memorials to family.

Tagart - Patricia Ann, 66, Crab Orchard, died Monday (11/12/01) in Lincoln. Born, Lincoln (9/21/35). Homemaker.
Survivors: husband, Robert; sons, daughters-in-law, William F. and Marilyn, San Diego, Robert J. and Pam, David D. and Linda, Casey P. Tagart and Trudi Mariscal, all Lincoln, Michael and Janel, Grand Island; 13 grandchildren; one great-grandson; sisters, brothers-in-law, Jean and Jerry Frischknecht, Eleanor and Bob Black, Ruth Firley, all Lincoln; brothers, sisters-in-law, Ron and Glenda Sherwood, Beatrice, David "Jack" and Steph Sherwood, Kenneth and Karen Sherwood, Gary and Susie Sherwood, all Lincoln; sister-in-law, spouse, Mary Jo and Jack Elm, Genoa. Preceded in death by parents, Kenneth and Rachel (Dietz) Sherwood; daughters, Susan and Jacqueline; brothers, Dean and Alvin.
Services: 10 a.m. Friday, St. Andrew Catholic Church, Tecumseh. Father John Cooper. Church cemetery. Visitation: 9 a.m.-8 pm. today, Wherry Brothers Mortuary, Tecumseh. Rosary: 7 p.m. today, mortuary. Memorials to family.

Torrence - Eleda Jordis, 73, Lincoln, widow of Dr. William D., died Monday (11/12/01).
Memorial service: 11 a.m. Friday, Roper and Sons Chapel, 4300 O St. No visitation. Cremation. Memorials in lieu of flowers. Donations to Friendship Home, P.O. Box 30268 (03). Condolences may be e-mailed to contact@roperandsons.com.

Wiebe - Maria, 86, Beatrice, died Tuesday (11/13/01). Born, Saratov, Russia and moved to Beatrice in 1923. German teacher.
Survivors: husband, Oscar; son, David, David City; daughters, Marlene Moore, Kensington, Calif., Maria Allison, Kenai, Alaska, Charlotte Wiebe, Lincoln; two granddaughters.
Memorial service: 1:30 p.m. Friday, Fox Funeral Home, Beatrice. No viewing, cremation. Register book signing: 8 a.m.-9 p.m. today and 8 a.m. until services Friday both at funeral home. Memorials to family.

Wlaschin - William, C., 70, Summerfield, Kan., died Saturday (11/10/01) in Marysville, Kan. Graduated, Crete High School. Worked in law enforcement in Nebraska several years before becoming over-the-road truck driver. Army veteran, Korean War.
Survivor: wife, Helen (Haith).
Memorial services: 10 a.m. Friday, Holy Family Church, Summerfield. Kinsley Mortuary, Marysville, Kan.

Bahe - Jeneane, 70, Geneva, died Thursday (11/15/01). Born, Shickley.
Survivors: husband, Marlin W.; son, daughter-in-law, Scott and Linda Bahe, Gothenburg; daughter, son-in-law, Lynette and Tom Kahler, York; brother, Linus Kamler; sister, Kathy Aksentowitz, Omaha; three grandchildren.
Services: 10 a.m. Saturday, St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Geneva. Geneva Public Cemetery. Visitation: beginning 1 p.m. today, Farmer and Son Funeral Home, Geneva. Rosary: 7:30 p.m. today, funeral home. Memorials to the family.

Barry - Inez, 89, Lincoln, formerly Valparaiso, widow of Francis Barry, died Tuesday (11/13/01). Services: 10 a.m. today, Sts. Mary and Joseph Catholic Church, Valparaiso. Visitation: and one hour before services, church. Burial: 1 p.m. today, Calvary Cemetery, Lincoln. Butherus, Maser & Love Funeral Home, 4040 A St. Memorials to Alzheimer's Association or Tabitha Hospice.

Bell - Velma M., 90, Lincoln, died Monday (11/12/01).
Memorial services: 11 a.m. today, Vine Congregational Church, 1800 Twin Ridge Road. Memorials to Esther Circle at church. Wyuka Funeral Home, 3600 O St.

Bennett - Lorin C., 93, Bennet, died Thursday (11/15/01).
Services: 11 a.m. Monday, Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home, 6800 S. 14th St. Visitation pending.

Blomstrand - Greg R. Jr., 83, Aurora, died Tuesday (11/13/01).
Services: 2 p.m. today, United Methodist Church, Aurora. Higby Mortuary, Aurora. Condolences may be e-mailed through the Web site: higbymortuary.com

Brokenicky - Alvilda K. "Billie," 91, Fremont, widow of Lumir, died Wednesday (11/14/01). Born, Naestved, Holsted, Denmark. Owned and operated, Brokenicky Jewelry, Fremont.
Survivors: sons, Robert Lumir, Leon James, both of Fremont; five grandchildren; three great-grandchildren.
Services: 10 a.m. Saturday, Moser Memorial Chapel, Fremont. Burial: 12:15 p.m. Saturday, Bohemian National Cemetery, Dodge. Visitation: 1-9 p.m. today, with family receiving friends from 6:30-8 p.m.; 9-10 a.m. Saturday, chapel. Memorials to American Cancer Society.

Burton - Galen Cecil, 86, Pawnee City, widower of Alta Irene Morton Burton, died Wednesday (11/14/01).
Services: 2 p.m. today, Summerfield Presbyterian Church. Wherry Brothers Mortuary, Pawnee City. Memorials to family.

Cleveland - Beatrice C., 84, Littleton, Colo., formerly Lincoln, died Saturday (11/10/01). Born, Minneapolis (6/19/17) to Emanuel and Anna (Matilda) Olson. Housewife, retired librarian. Member, St. Phillip Lutheran Church, Littleton; PEO; former member, First Lutheran Church, Lincoln.
Survivors: husband, Charles L.; daughters, sons-in-law, Patsy and Ron Martin, Eagle, Linda and Bob Morton, Lakewood, Colo.; grandchildren, the Rev. Lori Morton, Westminster, Colo., Karin and Scott Arndt, Denver; sisters, brothers-in-law, Lillian Halberg, Dorothy Ekblad, both Lincoln, Victoria and Jim Hush, Evergreen, Colo.; nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by parents.
Services: 1 p.m. today, Roper and Sons Mortuary, 4300 O St. The Rev. Donald Griffith. Wyuka Cemetery. Visitation: 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. today, funeral home. Memorials to First Lutheran Church, 1551 S. 70th St. (06) or PEO. Foundation. Condolences may be e-mailed to contact@roperandsons.com.

Colley - Virginia E., 86, Lincoln, died Tuesday (11/13/01). Born, Brookfield, Mo.
Survivors: son, Larry Colley, Lincoln; sisters, Ann Brown, Helen Johnson, both Kansas City, Mo.; sister-in-law, Dorothy Hogan, Lincoln; five nieces and one nephew.
Mass of Christian burial: 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Blessed Sacrament, 1720 Lake St. Lincoln Memorial Park. Visitation: 10 a.m.-9 p.m. today, Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home, 6800 S. 14th St.

DeVere - Eva B., 90, Lincoln, died Tuesday (11/13/01).
Services: 11 a.m. today, Wadlow-Rozanek Colonial Chapel, 5200 R St.

Dort - Michael Douglas, 51, Lincoln, widower of Martha Griswold Dort, died Tuesday (11/13/01).
Services: 11 a.m. Saturday, Butherus, Maser & Love Funeral Home, 4040 A St. Memorials to Saint Elizabeth Foundation for Pediatric Cardiology or donor's choice.

Douglas - Victoria, Lincoln, formerly of Sioux Falls, S.D., died Tuesday (11/13/01).
Services: 10 a.m. today, Greek Orthodox Church of the Annunciation, 950 N. 63rd St. Graveside services: 3:30 p.m today, Woodlawn Cemetery, Sioux Falls, S.D. Roper and Sons Mortuary, 4300 O St. Memorials in lieu of flowers to church. Condolences may be e-mailed to contact@roperandsons.com.

Egr - Helen, 91, Wahoo, formerly Prague, died Wednesday (11/14/01). Born, Prague to James and Frances (Sousek) Ruzek.
Survivors: husband, Edward; daughters, sons-in-law, Edwardine Stara, David City, Karen and Gayle Dendinger, Golden, Colo.; brother, Milo Ruzek, Prague; sister, brother-in-law, Leona and Joe Soucek, Dwight; sister-in-law, Mary Ruzek, Lincoln; three grandchildren; Preceded in death by parents; grandson, Larry Gene Stara; brother, James Ruzek.
Mass of Christian burial: 2 p.m. Saturday, St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Prague. St. John Cemetery. Rosary: 7:30 p.m. today, church. Visitation: 1-4 p.m. today, Svoboda Funeral Home, Wahoo and one hour before services, church. Memorials in care of the family.

Eyer - Opal E., 85, Lincoln, died Thursday (11/15/01). Born, Firth to Louis and Ida (Schollian) Reckling.
Survivors: daughters, sons-in-law, Kathy and Lawrence Vogler, Ashland, Linda and Robert Ridler, Louisville; brothers, Harlan Reckling, Sun City, Ariz., Darold Reckling, Peyton, Colo.; grandsons, Alan, Brian, Vance Vogler; great-granddaughters, Amber, Alesha, Morgan, Bailey, Jadin, Paige Vogler. Preceded in death by husband, Richard; sister, Ruby Miller.
Graveside services: 10 a.m. Saturday, Lincoln Memorial Park, family and friends meet at gate 2. Pallbearers: Lawrence, Alan, Brian, Vance Volger, Robert Ridler, Rich Reckling. Visitation: 2-7 p.m. today, Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home, 6800 S. 14th St. Memorials to the family.

Frank - Betty Rae, 71, Lincoln, died Monday (11/12/01).
Services: 11 a.m. today, Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home, 6800 S. 14th St. Private family inurnment at later date, Lincoln Memorial Park. Memorials to family.

Gooding - Marilyn K., 62, Lincoln, died Monday (11/12/01).
Services: 10:30 a.m. today, Butherus, Maser & Love Funeral Home, 4040 A St. Memorials to family.

Helms - Timothy A., 42, Lincoln, died Tuesday (11/13/01). I.T. specialist.
Memorial services: 2:30 p.m. today, Butherus, Maser & Love Funeral Home, 4040 A St. No viewing. Memorials to children's education fund in lieu of flowers.

Huelle - Regina M., 100, Lincoln, died Tuesday (11/13/01).
Services: 9 a.m. Saturday, Butherus, Maser & Love Funeral Home, 4040 A St. Burial: 2 p.m. Saturday, St. Peters Lutheran Cemetery, Deshler. Visitation: 9 a.m.-9 p.m. today, funeral home. Memorials to Concordia University Scholarship Fund, Seward.

Huenink - Alice Pearline, 79, Lincoln, died Monday (11/12/01).
No services by request of deceased. Cremation. No visitation. Private burial: Lincoln Memorial Park. Memorials to donor's choice.

Johnson - Dardanella I., 79, Elmwood, widow of Chesley Sr., died Tuesday (11/13/01). Born, 3/7/22 to Samuel and Maude Washburn. Longtime Ashland area resident. Former member, Ashland, Wann, Greenwood and Capital Christian Churches. Employed, Mead bomber plant, World War II, as well as many businesses in Ashland area. Longtime local thoroughbred racing fan.
Survivors: sons, daughters-in-law, Chesley Jr. and Donna, Marion, S.D., Stephen and Marilee, Lincoln, Wendell, Greenwood, Jerry, Ashland; daughters, son-in-law, Arlene Meints, Lincoln, Susie Galvez, Ashland, Lori and Kurt Poole, Elmwood; sister, Arthella Washburn, Lincoln, Arlene Washburn, Lincoln, Aloha Johnson, Bellevue; brother, sisters-in-law, Larry and Josie Washburn, Papillion, Ishi Alvarez, Aurora, Colo.; 18 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. Preceded in death by husband; parents; brothers, Harry Washburn, Wendell Washburn; sisters, Elaine Eggers, Orletha Skiles.
Services: 10 am. Saturday, Ashland Christian Church. Ashland Cemetery. Pallbearers: Blaine Adams, David, Matt and Tyler Johnson, Andrew Poole, Dana Van Groningen. Honorary pallbearers: Chris Van Groningen, Stuart, Brad, Jeff and Tracy Johnson, Kurt Poole, Ward Jacobson, Don and Doug Washburn. Visitation: 6-8 p.m. today, Marcy Mortuary, Ashland. Memorials to American Lung Association.

Keleher - Daniel, 81, McAllen, Texas, died Oct. 23, 2001.
Celebration of life: 3 p.m. Saturday, Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home, 6800 S. 14th St. Cremation. No visitation. Memorials to donor's choice.

Kubat - Gladys, 102, Superior, died Thursday (11/15/01).
Services: 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Williams Funeral Home, Superior. Evergreen Cemetery.

Lamb - Doris Elizabeth, 93, Lincoln, widow of Max B., died Monday (11/12/01). Born, Elmwood (9/9/08) to Ralph and Inez Harnsberger Greene. Teacher, music and Latin, Callaway, Elmwood, Raymond. Substitute teacher, accompanist in Lincoln Public Schools. Bachelor of fine arts in voice, University of Nebraska. Studied in Paris. Member: Delta Omicron Music Sorority, Alpha Xi Delta.
Survivors: sister, Phyllis Rae Shields, Reseda, Calif.; brother, Dr. James H. Greene, West Lafayette, Ind.; nieces and nephews; great-nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by husband; sister, Denice Janssen; parents.
Services: 11 a.m. Tuesday, Christ United Methodist Church, Lincoln. Elmwood Cemetery, Elmwood. Visitation: noon-8 p.m. Monday with the family greeting friends 6-8 p.m., Wadlow-Rozanek Colonial Chapel, 5200 R St.

Lunzmann - Walter, 74, Auburn, died Wednesday (11/14/01).
Survivors: wife, Huldah, Auburn; sons, Neil Lunzmann, Hebron, Paul Lunzmann, Auburn, Alan Lunzman, Gretna; daughter, Susan Unruh, Auburn; six grandchildren; five step-grandchildren.
Services: 11 a.m. Saturday, St. Paul Hickory Grove Lutheran Church, near rural Auburn. St. Paul Hickory Grove Lutheran Church Cemetery. Visitation: 9-9 p.m. today, Casey-Witzenburg-Hall Funeral Chapel, Auburn. Memorials to family.

Martin - Morton "Bruce," 66, Scottsdale, Ariz., formerly Omaha, died 11/2/01.
Memorial service: 11 a.m. today, All Saints Church, 9302 Blondo St., Omaha. Memorials to donor's choice.

McMahon - Catherine Charlotte, 92, Albuquerque, N.M., resident 18 years, formerly Lincoln, died 11/9/01.
Mass of Christian burial: 10:30 a.m. Saturday, St. John the Apostle Parish, 7601 Vine St. Rosary: 10 a.m. Saturday, church. Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home, 6800 S. 14th St.

Miller - Nancy Dixon, 70, Fremont, died 11/9/01.
Memorial services: 11 a.m. today, Presbyterian Church, Fremont. Memorials to Methodist Cancer Center, 8303 Dodge St., Omaha 68114-4124, attention: Dr. Karrer.

Minchow - Victoria Cheyenne, 9 days old, Lincoln, died Tuesday (11/13/01).
Survivors: parents, Steven and Alana Minchow Jr., Lincoln; brother, Dakota, Lincoln; grandparents, Steve and Linda Minchow, Lincoln, Don and Aleatha McKay, Palmyra; great-grandparents, Bud and Shirley Minchow, Lincoln, Lela McKay, Eagle; aunt, Audra McKay, Lincoln; uncle, Sean Minchow, Lincoln.
Services: 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Immanuel Lutheran Church, Eagle. Palmyra Cemetery. Memorials to the family.

Mueller - Norma G., 76, Lincoln, widow of Dr. Roland F.A. Mueller, died Tuesday (11/13/01).
Services: 2 p.m. Saturday, Metcalf Funeral Home, 245 N. 27th St. Visitation: 2-8 p.m. today and 9 a.m. until services Saturday, both at funeral home.

Peck - Corrine N., 76, Falls City, died Wednesday (11/14/01). Homemaker.
Survivors: husband, H. Clay Peck; daughters, Shirley Bivans, Beaver Crossing, Susie Alexander, Barada; 13 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren.
Services: 2 p.m. Sunday, First Brethren Church, Falls City. Silver Creek Cemetery, Falls City. Visitation: with family receiving friends 7-8 p.m. Saturday, Dorr Funeral Home, Falls City and 12:30 p.m. until services Sunday, church.

Rychecky - Hattie, 92, Crete, widow of James, died Tuesday (11/13/01).
Services: 2 p.m. today, Kuncl Funeral Home, Crete. Visitation: today, funeral home.

Sherffius - Frances M. "Pink Grandma," 85, Lincoln, widow of Elwin, died Tuesday (11/13/01).
Services: 11 a.m. today, Christ United Methodist Church, Lincoln. Graveside services: 3:30 p.m. today, Washington Cemetery, Republic, Kan. Butherus, Maser & Love Funeral Home, 4040 A St. Memorials to family.

Tagart - Patricia Ann, 66, Crab Orchard, died Monday (11/12/01) in Lincoln. Born, Lincoln (9/21/35). Homemaker.
Survivors: husband, Robert; sons, daughters-in-law, William F. and Marilyn, San Diego, Robert J. and Pam, David D. and Linda, Casey P. Tagart and Trudi Mariscal, all Lincoln, Michael and Janel, Grand Island; 13 grandchildren; one great-grandson; sisters, brothers-in-law, Jean and Jerry Frischknecht, Eleanor and Bob Black, Ruth Firley, all Lincoln; brothers, sisters-in-law, Ron and Glenda Sherwood, Beatrice, David "Jack" and Steph Sherwood, Kenneth and Karen Sherwood, Gary and Susie Sherwood, all Lincoln; sister-in-law, spouse, Mary Jo and Jack Elm, Genoa. Preceded in death by parents, Kenneth and Rachel (Dietz) Sherwood; daughters, Susan and Jacqueline; brothers, Dean and Alvin.
Services: 10 a.m. today, St. Andrew Catholic Church, Tecumseh. Father John Cooper. Church cemetery. Wherry Brothers Mortuary, Tecumseh. Memorials to family.

Torrence - Eleda Jordis, 73, Lincoln, widow of Dr. William D., died Monday (11/12/01).
Memorial service: 11 a.m. today, Roper and Sons Chapel, 4300 O St. No visitation. Cremation. Memorials in lieu of flowers. Donations to Friendship Home, P.O. Box 30268 (03). Condolences may be e-mailed to contact@roperandsons.com.

Wlaschin - William, C., 70, Summerfield, Kan., died Saturday (11/10/01) in Marysville, Kan.
Memorial services: 10 a.m. today, Holy Family Church, Summerfield. Kinsley Mortuary, Marysville, Kan.

Woodward - Mary Kathryn, 83, formerly Lincoln, widow of Grant, died Sunday (11/11/01) in Phoenix. Born, Stratford, Texas (9/16/18) to James Peter and Eudora Tennessee (Wilson) Roberts. Member, First Baptist Church, Stratford.
Survivors: daughter, son-in-law, Leta Kay and Wayne Knocke, Phoenix; son, daughter-in-law, Robert Kim and Christine, Richmond, Calif.; grandsons and spouse, Robert Scott and Stacey Lindsay, Charles Grant Lindsay, all of Phoenix; great-grandson, Carter Grant Lindsay, Phoenix. Preceded in death by brother, Harold Roberts; parents.
Graveside services: 10 a.m. today, Lincoln Memorial Park Mausoleum Chapel. Meet at Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home, 6800 S. 14th St. Visitation: one hour before services, funeral home. Memorials to Hospice of Valley, attn: Fund Department, 1510 East Flower St., Phoenix, AZ. 85014-5656.


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