Miscellaneous Lancaster County, Nebraska Obituaries

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Amend - John Jacob, 82, Lincoln, died Friday (12/1/00).
Services: 9 a.m. Wednesday, Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home, 6800 S. 14th St. Visitation: 5-9 p.m. today, 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Tuesday, one hour before services, funeral home. Memorials in lieu of flowers to Hospice Care of Nebraska, 1600 S. 70th St., Suite 201 (06).

Barber - Steven L., 51, Omaha, died Thursday (11/30/00).
Services: 11 a.m. today, Heafey-Heafey-Hoffmann-Dworak Cutler West Center Mortuary, Omaha. Graveside services: 3:30 p.m. today, Richland Cemetery, Marquette. Memorials to American Diabetes Association.

Craig - Hollis R., 97, Waverly, died Thursday (11/30/00).
Services: 1 p.m. Tuesday, Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home, 6800 S. 14th St. Lincoln Memorial Park. Visitation: 9 a.m.-9 p.m. today, 9 a.m. Tuesday until services, funeral home. Memorials to Catholic Center, 6905 N. 112th St., Waverly, NE 68462, for a donation of a tree in memory of Hollis R. Craig.

Degenhardt - Florence E., 82, Lincoln, formerly California; Wichita, Kan.; Kearney, died Wednesday (11/29/00).
Services: 10 a.m. today, Our Saviour's Lutheran Church, 40th and C streets. Visitation: one hour before services, church. Memorials to church. Butherus, Maser & Love Funeral Home, 4040 A St.

Eddy - Dorothy, 92, San Luis Obispo, Calif., widow of Clyde, died Wednesday (11/29/00).
Services: 10:30 a.m. today, Reis Chapel, San Luis Obispo.

Fitzgerald - Elizabeth L., 76, Beatrice, died Friday (12/1/00) at Lincoln. Born, Omaha. Owner/operator, South Sixth Street Pawn Shop, with husband, Charles.
Survivors: sons, William, Michael, both Beatrice; daughter, Jean Ann Jelinek, Lincoln; seven grandchildren; six great-grandchildren.
Funeral Mass: 10:30 a.m. Thursday, St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Beatrice. Church Cemetery, north of Beatrice. Rosary: 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Fox Funeral Home, Beatrice. Visitation: until 9:30 a.m. Thursday, funeral home. Memorials to church. 

Goeschel - Lydia Marie, 76, Lincoln, died Saturday (12/2/00).
Services: 10 a.m. Tuesday, Lincoln Church of Christ, 5640 Vine St. Visitation: 9 a.m.-9 p.m. today, Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home, 6800 S. 14th St.; one hour before services, church. Memorials in lieu of flowers to church or American Diabetes Association, Great Plains Division, Community Health Plaza, 7101 Newport Ave., Suite 207, Omaha, NE 68152.

Hammond - James Waverly, 97, Lincoln, died Tuesday (11/28/00).
Services: 11 a.m. today, Roper and Sons Mortuary, 4300 O St. Burial: 2 p.m. today, Geneva Public Cemetery. Memorials to Shriners Hospital for Children. Condolences may be e-mailed to contact@roperandsons.com.

Hemenway - Rumilda, 75, Lincoln, died Sunday (12/3/00).
Services pending, Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home, 6800 S. 14th St. 

Hottovy - Dorothy A., 52, Omaha, died Friday (12/1/00).
Memorial services: 10 a.m. Tuesday, Christ Community Church, 404 S. 108th St., Omaha. Visitation: 6-8 p.m. today, Roeder Mortuary, 2727 N. 108th St., Omaha. Memorials to College of St. Mary's Volley Program.

Huetson - Orville H. "Checker," 89, Cortland, died Thursday (11/30/00).
Services: 10 a.m. Tuesday, Cortland United Church. Visitation: 9 a.m.-9 p.m. today, Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home, 6800 S. 14th St. Memorials to church.

Ineck - Joseph Milton, 88, Lincoln, died Wednesday (11/29/00).
Funeral Mass: 10 a.m. Tuesday, St. Patrick's Catholic Church, 6126 Morrill Ave. Interment: 1 p.m. Tuesday, Lincoln Memorial Park. Visitation: 9 a.m.-9 p.m. today, Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home, 6800 S. 14th St. Rosary: 7 p.m. today, funeral home. Memorials to church.

King - John W., 79, Superior, died Saturday (12/2/00). Born, Superior. WWII Army Air Corps veteran. Retired owner/operator, Gambles.
Survivors: wife, Donabelle; son, Gene, Lansing, Kan.; one grandson; sister, Dorothy June Dale, Beatrice; nieces; nephews; other relatives.
Services: 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Williams Funeral Home, Superior. Burial: 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Blue Springs Cemetery. 

Kirby - Leo F., 88, Lincoln, died Sunday (12/3/00). Born, Fairbury. Retired employee, Owl Auto Parts. WWII Army veteran.
Survivors: daughters, Mary Ann Hayes, Omaha, B. Jane Lehmann, Lincoln; three grandchildren; sister, Juanita Flagle, Texas; nieces; nephews.
Services: 11 a.m. Wednesday, Apfel-Butler-Geddes Funeral Home, Grand Island. Grand Island City Cemetery. Visitation: 3-9 p.m. Tuesday, with family 7-8 p.m., funeral home. Memorials to Grand Generation Center or Hospice of Nebraska. 

Koch - Alexis Rose, infant daughter of Julie DeGarmo and Jonathan Koch, Lincoln, died Monday (11/27/00).
Private family services. Friends may sign register book today at Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home, 6800 S. 14th St. Memorials to family, 1240 W. Ryons St., Lincoln, NE 68522.

Koehler - Thomas R. Jr., 32, Lincoln, died Saturday (12/2/00). Owner, Koehler Legacy Builders. Graduate, Lincoln East High School, 1986. Member, NRA.
Survivors: wife, Erica; son, Austin; mother, Linda Koehler, Lincoln; sisters, brother-in-law, Andrea Koehler, Omaha, Cheryl Koehler, Suzy and Drew Thompson, all Lincoln; brother, Raymond, Lincoln; nieces, nephew, Samantha Overton, Garrett McFarland, Adison and Devon Thompson; parents-in-law, Jan and Mike Anderson, Lincoln; father-in-law, Michael Smith, Lincoln; sisters-in-law, Jill Smith, Kansas City, Mo., Stephanie Anderson, Lincoln.
Services: 10 a.m. Wednesday, Indian Hills Community Church, 1000 S. 84th St. Pastor Greg Rugh. Fairview Cemetery. Pallbearers: Todd Joyce, Drew Thompson, Raymond Koehler, Dan Davis, Mark Pace, Troy Jefferies. Visitation: after 2 p.m. today, Butherus, Maser & Love Funeral Home, 4040 A St.; with family 6-9 p.m. Tuesday, funeral home. Memorials in lieu of flowers to family, care of Erica Koehler, Wells Fargo Bank. 

Mauter - Alexander S., 91, Lincoln, died Saturday (12/2/00) in Ashland. Born (8/12/09), Saratov, Russia. Former employee, Lincoln City Bus Lines. Retired employee, Lancaster County Highway Department.
Survivors: wife, Goldie; daughters, sons-in-law, Carol and Victor Weber, Janesville, Wis., Barbara and Richard Woods, Milwaukee; son-in-law, Donald Brunk, Lincoln; six grandchildren; brother, Ruben, Lincoln; sister, Emile Parrish, Lincoln; nieces; nephews; other relatives. Preceded in death by: parents; two sisters; one brother; daughter, Janis Brunk.
Services: 11 a.m. Tuesday, Wadlow-Rozanek Colonial Chapel, 5200 R St. The Rev. Ray Larsen. Lincoln Memorial Park. Pallbearers: Donald F. Brunk, Donald A. Brunk, Eddie Voss, Ernest Voss, Al Weber, Vic Weber, Andy Curran. Visitation: 8:30 a.m. Tuesday until services, funeral home. Memorials to American Diabetes Association.

McClellen - Helen Elizabeth, 87, Lincoln, formerly Omaha, died Wednesday (11/29/00).
Services: 10 a.m. today, Olive Crest United Methodist Church, Omaha. Memorials to Focus on the Family. Roeder Mortuary, Omaha.

Miller - Edwin H., 93, Tecumseh, died Friday (12/1/00).
Services: 2 p.m. Tuesday, Grace Lutheran Church, Cook. Visitation: 9 a.m.-8 p.m. today, Wherry Mortuary, Tecumseh; one hour before services, church. Memorials to church, Belle Terrace or Tecumseh Public School Foundation.

Papik - Lillian, 75, formerly Crete, died Thursday (11/30/00).
Survivors: daughter, Judy, Lincoln; daughter-in-law, Linda, Crete; grandsons, Jeff, Brady; brothers, sisters-in-law, Frank and Clarice Cadek, Crete, Emanuel and Valeria Cadek, Omaha; sister, brother-in-law, Marie and Ron Brauer, Tampa, Fla.; sisters-in-law, Rose Cadek, Valparaiso, Vicki Cadek, North Loup. Preceded in death by: parents; husband, Clarence; son, David; brothers, Lumir, Albert, Jimmie; sisters, Irma Sturek, Agnes Cadek.
Services: 1 p.m. Tuesday, Kuncl Funeral Home, Crete. Riverside Cemetery, Crete. Visitation: funeral home.

Pieper - Arthur C., 92, Seward, died Friday (12/1/00) in Milford.
Services: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, St. Paul Lutheran Church, Malcolm. Visitation: 8 a.m.-9 p.m. today, with family 6-8 p.m., Volzke Mortuary, Seward. Memorials to Elk Slough Cemetery or church.

Schwisow - August A., 82, Lincoln, formerly Daykin, died Wednesday (11/29/00).
Services were Saturday. Memorials to church or People's City Mission. Wyuka Funeral Home, 3600 O St.

Shotsman - Jack Lee, 54, Lincoln, died Thursday (11/30/00).
Graveside services: 2 p.m. today, Lincoln Memorial Park Mausoleum, 6700 S. 14th St. No visitation. Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home, 6800 S. 14th St.

Spring - Vincent Robert, 87, Humboldt, died Saturday (12/2/00). Born, Bern, Kan. Retired farmer, northwest of Bern.
Survivors: sister-in-law, Sylva, Bellevue; nieces; nephews; great-nieces; great-nephews; cousins.
Services: 3:30 p.m. today, Wherry Funeral Home, Humboldt. Bern Cemetery. Memorials to Colonial Acres Nursing Home, Humboldt, or United Methodist Church, Bern. 

Trzcinski - Louis C., Ph.D., 85, Lincoln, died Thursday (11/30/00).
Services: 11 a.m. Tuesday, Roper and Sons Mortuary, 4300 O St. Visitation: 4 p.m. today until services, mortuary. Memorials in lieu of flowers to Ruth Ardis Trzcinski Memorial Fund at UNL or NU Foundation. Condolences may be e-mailed to contact@roperandsons.com.

Wendelin - Charles M., 64, Lincoln, died Friday (12/1/00).
Services: 1 p.m. Tuesday, Roper and Sons Mortuary, 4300 O St. Visitation: until services, mortuary. Memorials to: St. Paul United Methodist Church, 1144 M St. (08); or Alzheimer's Association, Lincoln/Greater Nebraska Chapter, 5601 S. 27th St., Suite 101 (12). Condolences may be e-mailed to contact@roperandsons.com.

Wiener - Mary Vesta, 87, Aurora, formerly Lincoln, died Wednesday (11/29/00).
Services: 1 p.m. today, Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home, 6800 S. 14th St. Memorials to Aurora Memorial Community Care.

Bergmann - Julius H., 73, Auburn, died Monday (12/4/00) in Lincoln. WWII Navy veteran.
Survivors: wife, Nadene; son, Ronald, Auburn; daughter, Pamela, Anchorage, Alaska; father, Julius, Nemaha; grandson, Justin, Auburn; sister, Margaret Rickman, Washington, Mich.; nieces; nephews.
Services: 10 a.m. Thursday, Auburn Berean Church. Sheridan Cemetery. Graveside military honors by American Legion Post 23, VFW Post 2635. Visitation: 10 a.m.-9 p.m. today, Hemmingsen Funeral Home, Auburn. 

Blaha - Emma, 94, Ord, widow of Ed, died Sunday (12/3/00). Born, Valley County. Longtime teacher, Valley County. With husband, farmed near Ord.
Survivors: daughter, Betty Welniak Dubas, Cheyenne, Wyo.; sons, Charles, Donald, both Ord; 14 grandchildren; 42 great-grandchildren; brothers, Joe Hosek, Ord, Alfred Hosek, Oklahoma City, Adolph Hosek, Lincoln.
Services: 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, Ord. Ord Catholic Cemetery. Visitation: 5-7 p.m. today, 5:30 p.m. rosary, Ord Memorial Mortuary. Memorials to St. Mary's Endowment Fund or Valley County Nursing Home. 

Bomar - Kurt D., 48, Lincoln, died Sunday (12/3/00). Born (11/18/52), Osmond. Master transmission specialist. Member, North American Hunting Club. Life member, National Rifle Association.
Survivors: daughter, son-in-law, Karmella and Jason Hansen, Lincoln; grandson, Jastin Bomar Hansen, Lincoln; stepdaughter, Theresa Wilde, Lincoln; stepgrandson, Dustin Wilde, Lincoln; stepson, David Wilde, Lincoln; four grandchildren; sisters, Sally Gast, Osmond, Denise Kudera, Norfolk; nieces; nephews; former wife, Patricia, Wahoo.
Services: 10 a.m. Friday, Butherus, Maser & Love Funeral Home, 4040 A St. Brad Gast, nephew, officiating. No visitation. Cremation. Memorials to family. 

Campbell - Jeff D., 41, Tecumseh, died Saturday (12/2/00) in rural Tecumseh. Born, Boulder, Colo. Self-employed concessionaire.
Survivors: mother, Judith, Tecumseh; sister, Jill, Tecumseh; brother, Jon, Aransas Pass, Texas; aunts; uncles.
Services: 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Wherry Mortuary, Tecumseh. Tecumseh Cemetery. Visitation: 1-8 p.m. today, 8 a.m. Thursday until services, mortuary. Memorials to family's choice. 

Coatney - Leon K., 81, Lincoln, died Tuesday (12/05/00). Retired mechanic, city of Lincoln. WWII Army veteran. Member: St. Teresa's Catholic Church; Men's Club; American Legion Post 3; VFW Post 131.
Survivors: wife, Lucille; daughters, son-in-law, Dorothy and Richard Gibbons, Derby, Kan., Kathleen Chadwick, Lincoln; sons, Michael, Thomas, both Lincoln; grandchildren, Daniel and Theresa Gibbons, Amanda and Christian Chadwick; nieces; nephews. Preceded in death by brothers, Ernest, Loren.
Services pending, Butherus, Maser & Love Funeral Home, 4040 A St. Memorials to family or Kidney Foundation in lieu of flowers. 

Fischer - Cletus P., 75, Lincoln, died Sunday (12/03/00).
Memorial Mass: 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Cathedral of the Risen Christ, 3500 Sheridan Blvd. Rosary: 6 p.m. today, church. No viewing. Memorials in lieu of flowers to TeamMates of Nebraska, Christus Foundation or donor's choice, care of family. Butherus, Maser & Love Funeral Home, 4040 A St.

Funk - Luwana M., 84, Seward, died Tuesday (12/5/00). Born near Gresham. Employee, Omaha insurance company.
Survivors; husband, Don; son, Jerry, Enid, Okla.; four grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; brother, Dale Behnken, York; sister, Dorothy O'Brien, York.
Services: 2:30 p.m. Thursday, Metz Mortuary, York. Greenwood Cemetery, York. Memorials to Alzheimer's research. 

Glanz - Opal J., 98, Milford, widow of Clifford Bailey and John Glanz, died Sunday (12/3/00).
Services: 11 a.m. Thursday, Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home, 6800 S. 14th St. Memorials to Low Vision Eye Clinic.

Hemenway - Rumilda L., 75, Milford, formerly Lincoln, died Sunday (12/3/00).
Services: 10:30 a.m. today, Trinity Lutheran Church, 12th and H streets. Visitation: one hour before services, church. Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home, 6800 S. 14th St.

Hyatt - Margaret B., 92, Lincoln, died Monday (12/4/00).
Memorial services: 10 a.m. Friday, Southview Christian Church, 2040 S. 22nd St. Cremation. No visitation. Memorials to church. Metcalf Funeral Home, 245 N. 27th St.

Jacobson - Roger "Jake" U., 58, Arnold, died Sunday (12/3/00) in North Platte. Born, Arnold. Founder, Jake's Trucking.
Survivors: wife, Karen; sons, Jerry, Jim, both Arnold; brother, Chuck, Lincoln; three grandchildren.
Services: 11 a.m. Thursday, First Baptist Church, Arnold. Tallin Cemetery, south of Arnold. Visitation: 9 a.m.-8 p.m. today, Arnold Funeral Home. Memorials to Roger Jacobson Memorial Fund. 

Janak - Margaret C., 76, David City, died Monday (12/4/00). Born (4/24/24), Lincoln, to Henry and Catherine (English) Dorenbach. Attended Lincoln business college. Married Ernest (1954), St. Mary's Catholic Church, Lincoln. Homemaker. Member: St. Mary's Catholic Church; PCCW.
Survivors: husband; daughters, sons-in-law, Deborah and Bruce Vavricek, David City, Mary Margaret and Rockford Plettner, Norfolk; brothers, sisters-in-law, Donald and Eleanor Dorenbach, Eanes and Virginia Dorenbach, all Malcolm; sister, Mary Grutrude Klaus; grandchildren, Justin and Rachelle Riha, Michael Betzen, Sarah, Elizabeth and John Plettner. Preceded in death by parents; brothers, Albert and Francis Dorenbach; infant grandson, Jasen Reha.
Funeral Mass: 10 a.m. Thursday, St. Mary's Catholic Church. Monsignor Adrian Herbek. Parish Cemetery. Rosary: 7:30 p.m. today, Knott Funeral Home, David City. Visitation: 9 a.m.-7:30 p.m. today, funeral home. Memorials to St. Mary's Parish Endowment Fund or American Diabetes Association, 7101 Newport Ave., Suite 207, Omaha, NE 68152.

Klein - Betty June, 75, Fairbury, died Monday (12/4/00). Born, Fairbury. Clerk, Korbel Drug.
Survivors: sisters, Margaret Kicken, Ainsworth, Rose Friesen, Cypress, Calif., Iona Fulton, Monroe, Mich., Mary Jane Burton, Aiken, S.C.; nieces; nephews.
Services: 11 a.m. Friday, Gerdes-Meyer Funeral Home, Fairbury. Burial at later date, Fairbury Cemetery. No viewing. Body donated to Anatomical Board. Memorials to family's choice. 

Koch - Alexis Rose, infant daughter of Julie DeGarmo and Jonathan Koch, Lincoln, died 11/27/00.
Private family services. Friends may sign register book today at Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home, 6800 S. 14th St. Memorials to family, 1240 W. Ryons St. 68522.

Koehler - Thomas R. Jr., 32, Lincoln, died Saturday (12/2/00).
Services: 10 a.m. today, Indian Hills Community Church, 1000 S. 84th St. Memorials in lieu of flowers to family, care of Erica Koehler, Wells Fargo Bank. Butherus, Maser & Love Funeral Home, 4040 A St.

Krejci - Rose, 88, Crete, died Sunday (12/3/00) in Lincoln.
Services: 10:30 a.m. today, Kuncl Funeral Home, Crete. Memorials in lieu of flowers, care of family.

Kupfer - Douglas John "Pud," 38, Fremont, died Monday (12/4/00). Born, Fremont.
Survivors: mother, stepfather, Bonnie and Ron Rathke, Fremont; father, stepmother, John Jr. and Peggy, Fremont; sisters, Dawn Simpson, Fremont, Jennifer Hadley-Kupfer, Rosalie; brother, Jeff, LaVista, Gregg, Omaha; nephews; niece.
Services: 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Ludvigsen Mortuary, Fremont. Memorial Cemetery. Visitation: 1-9 p.m. today, with family 6-8 p.m., mortuary. Memorials to Bield Center (Community Alliance for Mental Health) or Salem Lutheran Church, both Fremont. 

Lacina - Lumir R., 65, David City, died Monday (12/4/00) in Columbus. Born, Stanton County. Metal fabrication setup employee, Greystone Manufacturing.
Survivors: wife, Donna; son, Dennis, David City; daughter, Marlene Lacina, Columbus; brother, Larry, Clarkson; sister, Dorothy Houdek, Schuyler; four grandchildren.
Services: 10 a.m. Saturday, St. Peter's Catholic Church, Bellwood. St. Joseph's Cemetery, rural Bellwood. Wake/rosary: 6 p.m. Friday, church. Visitation: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday, Roberts Funeral Home, David City; after 5 p.m. Friday and one hour before services, church. Memorials to family. 

Mohlman - Shirley A., 70, Lincoln, died Sunday (12/3/00).
Memorial services: 11 a.m. Friday, First-Plymouth Congregational Church, 2000 D St. Cremation. No visitation. Memorials in lieu of flowers to "Reach Out & Live." Condolences may be e-mailed to contact@roperandsons.com. Roper and Sons Mortuary, 4300 O St.

O'Brien - Darlyne Ann, 68, Cathedral City, Calif., formerly Lincoln, died Monday (12/4/00) in Salem, Ore. Born, Lincoln. Graduate: Lincoln High School, 1949; University of Nebraska at Omaha; master's degree, school administration, Seattle University. Educator; retired in 1995 after 10 years of classroom teaching and 32 years as principal. Elementary teacher, Salem; school administrator, Cathedral of the Risen Christ, Lincoln, 1970-79; school administrator, Archdiocese of Indianapolis. Longtime member, Dominican Order, Tacoma, Wash.
Survivors: brothers, Del, Lincoln, Cy, Salem; sister, Madelyn McGreevy, Ackley, Iowa; 18 nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by: parents, Patrick and Anna; brothers, Phil, Leo.
Funeral Mass: 10:30 a.m. Friday, Cathedral of the Risen Christ, 3500 Sheridan Blvd. Rosary: 7 p.m. Thursday, Butherus, Maser & Love Funeral Home, 4040 A St. Visitation: beginning 5 p.m. Thursday, funeral home. Memorials to: Leukemia Society, 6501 S.W. McAdam Ave., Portland, OR 97201; or Cathedral of the Risen Christ School Endowment Fund. 

O'Neal - Harold Dean, 68, Hebron, died Sunday (12/3/00).
Services: 2 p.m. today, First Christian Church, Hebron. Visitation: 10 a.m. today until services, church. Memorials in lieu of flowers, care of family. Price Funeral Home, Hebron.

Preston - Doris, 75, Lincoln, formerly Aurora, died Tuesday (12/5/00). Born (6/7/25), Aurora, to William and Martha (Smith) Kirkpatrick. Attended school until ninth grade; left to care for dying mother. Married (12/16/48), Aurora. Moved to Lincoln, 1982; after 1997 lived with daughter Georgene, then daughter Elsie. Enjoyed word puzzles, jigsaw puzzles, bingo.
Survivors: son, daughter-in-law, Leland "Lee" and Bonnie, Hastings; daughters, sons-in-law, Elsie and Larry Loseke, Lincoln, Virginia Georgene and Dick Nunn, Aurora; granddaughters, spouse, Kaete Preston, Omaha, Molly and Kevin Dodson, Overland Park, Kan.; stepgrandson, Steve Nunn; stepgreat-grandchildren, Nicole, Spencer and Kandra Nunn; brother, sister-in-law, James and Jacque Kirkpatrick, Sheridan, Wyo.; sisters, Rosie Doell, Aurora, Gertrude Birkinbine, Yakima, Wash. Preceded in death by: parents; husband, George E. (10/2/74); sisters, Maude Zornes, Mary Lantzer, Ollie Kirkpatrick; brothers, William A., Robert G. Kirkpatrick.
Services: 10:30 a.m. Friday, Assembly of God Church, Aurora. The Rev. Jerry Breese. Aurora Cemetery. Visitation: 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. Thursday, Higby Mortuary, Aurora. 

Roberts - Harvey R., 81, Lincoln, died Tuesday (12/5/00) in Crete. Born, Lincoln (1/20/19), to Simpson Grant and Bessie (Blakesley) Roberts. Employee, Butler Cleaners, Globe Cleaners, 36 years. Member: Knights of Pythias Lodge 161; VFW Post 3606. WWII Army veteran. Bingo caller, 16 years.
Survivors: wife, Anne; grandson, Harvey II, Fort Worth, Texas; stepson, spouse, Ronald and Joyce Dolezal, Lincoln; stepdaughter, spouse, Virginia and Melvin Prochaska, Weston; seven stepgrandchildren, spouses, Ronald and Linda Dolezal, Schuyler, Linda and Jeff Horne, Debbie Dolezal-Bennett, Janet Dolezal, Michelle, Melissa Masters, all Lincoln; 14 stepgreat-grandchildren. Preceded in death by: son, Harvey Dean; parents; brothers, Frank, Ivan, Hurley, Marian; sister, Rose; great-grandson, Charlie Dolezal.
Services: 1 p.m. Friday, Roper and Sons Mortuary, 4300 O St. The Rev. Dr. Keith Johnson. Wyuka Cemetery. Visitation: begins 5 p.m. today, funeral home. Memorials to Cedars Youth Services, 620 N. 48th St. 68504. Condolences may be e-mailed to contact@roperandsons.com. 

Schoonover - Archie D., 72, Lincoln, died Thursday (11/30/00). Retired master sergeant, Air Force National Guard. Meat deboner, American Stores. Custodian, Lincoln Public Schools. Member: Fellowship Baptist Church; VFW; American Legion Post 3.
Survivors: daughter, son-in-law, Diana and John Davis, Aurora, Colo.; son, daughter-in-law, Archie and Kelli, Lincoln; granddaughters, Sachiko Thomas and husband Joshua, Aurora, Sarah Schoonover, San Bernardino, Calif., Wendy Seamster, Aurora, grandson, Daniel Schoonover, Lincoln, granddaughter, Kristina Schoonover, Lincoln. Preceded in death by: wife, Saki; daughter, Dixie.
Services: 2 p.m. Friday, Butherus, Maser & Love Funeral Home, 4040 A St. The Rev. Merv Goodrick. Lincoln Memorial Park. Visitation: 1-9 p.m. today, 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Thursday, funeral home. Memorials to family.

Steele - Patty J., 56, Lincoln, died Tuesday (12/5/00). Retired district manager, Avon. Member: Southern Heights Presbyterian Church (deacon); Nebraska Commission on the Status of Women. Volunteer: American Cancer Society; Every Woman Matters. Recipient, YWCA Woman of Distinction Award.
Survivors: husband, Joe; daughter, Wendy Cowan, Lincoln; sons, daughters-in-law, Mike and Cindy Steele, Omaha, Scott Steele and Lori-Myers Steele, Jonas Steele, all Lincoln; grandchildren, Zachery, Austin, Cameron, Shay; father, Edwin Goldapp, Omaha; brother, sister-in-law, Dennis and Nancy Goldapp, Omaha; nieces; nephews. Preceded in death by mother, Ethel Goldapp.
Services: 10:30 a.m. Friday, Southern Heights Presbyterian Church, 5750 S. 40th St. Lincoln Memorial Park. Visitation: begins noon today, with family 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Butherus, Maser & Love Funeral Home, 4040 A St. Memorials to American Cancer Society. Î

Swanson - Wanda M., 75, Grand Island, died Monday (12/4/00).
Graveside memorial services: 11 a.m. today, Westlawn Memorial Park Cemetery, Grand Island. Cremation. No visitation. Apfel-Butler-Geddes Funeral Home, Grand Island. Memorials to family.

Taylor - Miranda L., 20, Hebron, died Monday (12/4/00) in Kearney.
Services: 11 a.m. today, First United Methodist Church, Hebron. Memorials established. Price Funeral Home, Hebron.

Walling - Krystina, 80, Omaha, formerly Lincoln, died Monday (12/4/00). Born, Warsaw (11/9/20), Poland, to Joseph and Margarita (Meizol) Kollacek. Employee, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Food Service. Former member, St. Mary's Catholic Church. Holocaust survivor, Dachau concentration camp.
Survivor: son, Robert Walling, Omaha. Preceded in death by: husband, Robert F.; parents; two brothers; two sisters.
Services: 10 a.m. Saturday, St. Mary's Catholic Church, 1420 K St. Father Paul Witt. Wyuka Cemetery. Rosary: 7 p.m. Friday, Roper and Sons Mortuary, 4300 O St. Condolences may be e-mailed to contact@roperandsons.com.

Wessel - Leonore P., 85, Firth, formerly Roca, died Monday (12/4/00). Born (12/19/14), Dusseldorf, Germany. Member: Hickman Presbyterian Church; American Legion Post 105 Auxiliary; Hickman Happy Hour Extension Club; Lincoln Gladiola Society.
Survivors: daughter, son-in-law, Ingrid and Ray Chavez, San Antonio; grandsons, Daniel, Andreas Chavez; brother, Werner Stricker, Spain; nieces, Karin Fritzsche, Ilse Rinke, Marion Stricker, Annamarie Welker, all Germany, Madeleine Moser, Hickman; brother-in-law, John Wessel, Firth; cousins. Preceded in death by: husband, William; son, Ralph; parents, Wybrand Dykmann and Annamarie Dykmann-Stricker.
Services: 2 p.m. Thursday, Hickman Presbyterian Church. The Rev. Stephen Wing. Hickman Cemetery. Visitation: noon-9 p.m. today (with family 6-8 p.m.), 8 a.m.-noon Thursday, Butherus, Maser & Love Funeral Home, Hickman; 1 p.m. Thursday until services, church. Memorials to church.

Winter - Jeanette, 69, Lincoln, died Monday (12/4/00). Born (11/4/31), Burchard, to Michael and Anna (Klein) Ullman. Married Frederick (6/2/53), St. Mary's Cathedral. Homemaker. Member, St. Paulinus Catholic Church, Syracuse.
Survivors: daughters, sons-in-law, Rose and Chuck Jurgens, Vancouver, Wash., Jadean and David Dunlap, Sidney, Iowa; grandchildren, Keri and husband, Ray Craig, Michael, Frederick and Bethany Dunlap; brothers, Michael, Lyle Ullman; sisters, Lillian Holzenberg, Edna Musil, Marjorie Dorn, Dorothy Hersh, Marie Sunneberg, Shirley Baker. Preceded in death by: parents; husband; son, Dennis; brother, Lester.
Services: 10:30 a.m. Thursday, St. Paulinas Catholic Church, Syracuse. Father Michael Stec. St. Anthony's Catholic Cemetery, Steinauer. Honorary pallbearers: James and Raymond Musil, Daniel Hersh, Michael and Philip Ullman. Rosary: 7:30 p.m. today, Fusselman-Wymore-Marshall Funeral Home, Syracuse. Visitation: 11 a.m.-9 p.m. today, funeral home; one hour before services, church.


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