Miscellaneous Lancaster County, Nebraska Obituaries


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Baker -- Richard "Dick," 76, Omaha, formerly of Lincoln, died 4/11/00 in Lubbock, Texas.
Memorial services: 11 a.m. Saturday, All Saints Episcopal Church, 9392 Blondo St., Omaha (corrected location). Private committal of ashes. Memorials in lieu of flowers to: Henry Doorly Zoo Lied Jungle, 3701 S. 10th St., Omaha, NE 68107; or American Lung Association. Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home, 6800 S. 14th St. 

Bingham -- Rose M., 89, Ulysses, widow of Leon F., died Wednesday (5/17/00).
Born, Ulysses (1/29/11), to Frank and Katherine (Maxiner) Walla. Owner/operator, Lincoln catering business. Benefactor, member: Lincoln Community Foundation; Welfa re Society; Lincoln Women's Auxiliary; American Rose Society; Lincoln Rose Society.
Survivors: brothers, Raymond Walla, Lakewood, Colo., Dennis Walla, Denver, Norman Walla, Danville, Ill.; sister, Wilma Banecks, Lafayette, Colo.
Services: 11 a.m. Monday, Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home, 6800 S. 14th St. The Rev. L.M. Lewis. Lincoln Memorial Park. Visitation: Sunday, noon-9 p.m., Monday, 9 a.m. until services, funeral home. Memorials to Lincoln Community Foundation, Room 200, 215 C entennial Mall South, Lincoln, NE 68508.

Binning -- Betty F., 91, Plattsmouth, formerly of Lincoln, died Wednesday (5/17/00).
Graveside services: 2 p.m. today, Lincoln Memorial Park, 6700 S. 14th St. Family and friends meet at Gate 2. No viewing. Memorials to: Masonic Home, 1300 Ave. D, Plattsmouth, NE 68048. Metcalf Funeral Home, 245 N. 27th St. 

Brandt -- Hazel Laura, 92, Gresham, widow of Arnold H., died Wednesday (5/17/00) in Utica.
Born, Surprise.
Survivors: nieces, nephews.
Services: 10:30 a.m. Saturday, St. Peter Lutheran Church, Gresham. Cedar Lawn Cemetery. Memorials to Foreign Missions of the Missouri Synod. Metz Mortuary, York.

Bratt -- Raymond Lee "Ray," 66, Beatrice, died Wednesday (5/17/00).
Born, Humboldt. Former owner, Goodenough's. Air Force veteran.
Survivors: wife, Shirley; son, Bill, Beatrice; daughters, Cindy Petersen, Shari Bratt, both Lincoln, Alecia Stevens, Beatrice; four grandchildren; mother, Lillian (Terhune) Bratt, Beatrice; sisters, Judy Gibson, Beatrice, Kay Salts, Clay Center, Kan.
Services: 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Centenary United Methodist Church, Beatrice. Evergreen Home Cemetery, Beatrice. Visitation: today, 9 a.m.-9 p.m., Griffiths-Hovendick Mortuary, Beatrice. Memorials to Beatrice Community Hospital Foundation Hospice Program, care of mortuary.

Burger -- Ronald E., 59, Lincoln, died Monday (5/15/00) in Crete.
Graveside services: 11 a.m. Monday, Wyuka Cemetery, 3600 O St. Family and friends meet at O Street gate. Viewing: Monday, 9-11 a.m., Metcalf Funeral Home, 245 N. 27th St. 

Camp -- Pauline H. (Heckman), 82, Ringwood, N.J., formerly of Lincoln, widow of Harvey R., died Thursday (5/18/00) in Pompton Plains, N.J. Born, Lincoln. Retired employee, Russell Stover, 40 years.
Survivors: daughter, Winona Diamantopoulos, Ringwood, N.J.; sisters, Rosie Knaub, Martha Hegener, Frieda Schuckman, Miriam Adkins, all Lincoln, Irene Fisher, Denver; two grandchildren; two great-grandchildren.
Services: 8:30 p.m. today, D'Agostino Funeral Home, Wanaque/Haskell, N.J. Visitation: today, 7-9 p.m., funeral home.

Campbell -- Niesje (Lakeman), 89, Lincoln, formerly of Fremont, died Wednesday (5/17/00).
Survivors: son, Kent, Albuquerque; daughters, Nancy Hammond, Lincoln, Mass., Mary Pedersen, Lincoln; five granddaughters; three great-grandchildren.
Graveside services: 11 a.m. Saturday, Memorial Cemetery, Fremont. Memorials in lieu of flowers to donor's choice. Latin-Dugan Funeral Home, Fremont.

Clark -- Dorothy C., 87, Lincoln, widow of Edward "Bud," died Thursday (5/18/00).
Born, Lincoln (8/22/12) to Henry E. and Anna (Mumme) Stein. Homemaker.
Survivors: niece, spouse, Dolores and Robert Schriner, Bennet; nephew, spouse, Lee and Mary Margaret Clark, Syracuse; other nieces and nephews; brother-in-law, sister-in-law, Eugene and Billie Clark, Lincoln; special friends, Ron Wallman, Anne Smith, Lil lian Vogeltanz.
Services: 11 a.m. Monday, Roper & Sons Mortuary, 4300 O St. Dr. Otis Young. Lincoln Memorial Park. Visitation: 10 a.m. Saturday until services, funeral home. Memorials to Cedars Youth Services, 620 N. 48th St., Lincoln, NE 68504. 

Curtis -- Eloise E. (Taylor), 84, Lincoln, died Monday (5/15/00).
Services: 11 a.m. today, Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home, 6800 S. 14th St. Memorials to Lancaster Manor. 

DeRock -- Judy Mae (Allen), 34, Lincoln, died Sunday (5/14/00).
Services: 10 a.m. Saturday, North American Martyrs Catholic Church, 1101 Isaac Drive. Visitation: today, 9 a.m.-9 p.m., Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home, 6800 S. 14th St.; one hour before services, church. Memorials to education fund for Dylan, Jasmyn and J ade DeRock, First Federal of Lincoln, 13th and N streets, Lincoln, NE 68508. 

Devaney -- Phyllis W., 83, Lincoln, died 4/18/00 in Palo Alto, Calif.
Memorial services: 11 a.m. Monday, Capitol City Christian Church, 7800 Holdrege St. Memorials to Bob and Phyllis Devaney Student Emergency Aid Fund or American Heart Association. Lattin-Dugan-Chambers Funeral Home, Fremont. 

Flinn -- Virginia M., 100, Lincoln, died Sunday (5/14/00).
No services. Cremation. No visitation. Roper & Sons Mortuary, 4300 O St. Memorials to: League of Women Voters, Suite 215, 140 N. Eighth St., Lincoln, NE 68508; or Lincoln Community Foundation, Room 200, 215 Centennial Mall, Lincoln, NE 68508. 

Frye -- James Louis, 70, Lincoln, died Wednesday (5/17/00).
Services: 11 a.m. today, Butherus, Maser & Love Funeral Home, 4040 A St. Burial: 1 p.m. Saturday, Culbertson Cemetery. Visitation: today, 9 -11 a.m., funeral home. Memorials to Tabitha Hospice. 

Groathouse -- Lenora Marie, 69, Lincoln, died Tuesday (5/16/00).
Services: 10 a.m. Saturday, American Lutheran Church, 4200 Vine St. Pallbearers: Darwyn Janssen, Ed Bryson, Roger Parde, Darrell Neemann, Dale Johnson, Dwight Schamp. Honorary pallbearers: grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Visitation: today, noon-9 p.m., Roper & Sons Mortuary, 4300 O St.; one hour before services, church. Memorials to church. 

Hafer -- Kenneth E., 65, Seward, died Thursday (5/18/00).
Graduate, Seward High School. Army veteran. Former owner, Ken's TV. Employee, Memorial Health Care Systems; retired 1998.
Survivors: wife, Julie A.; sons, daughters-in-law, Greg, Virginia Beach, Va., Larry and Jana, Lincoln, Dale and Christi, Burke, S.D.; daughters, sons-in-law, Laurie Bye, Lincoln, Kathy and Joel Klammer, Bassett; grandchildren, Tony Bye, Kyle, Kayla Klamm er, Cassidy, Dylan Hafer; brother, sister-in-law, Gary and Delores Hafer, Seward; sister, brother-in-law, Pat and Bill Cidlik, Naperville, Ill.; sisters-in-law, spouses, Doretta and Ralph Schweitzer, Imagene and Darold Burkey, all Milford; brothers-in-law , spouses, Clifford and Sandy Roth, Fremont, Lonnie and Jeannie Roth, York; friend, Randall Clark, Virginia Beach, Va.
Services: 2 p.m. Saturday, United Methodist Church, Seward. The Rev. Kelly Karges. Anderson Cemetery, Seward. Military honors. Visitation: today, noon- 8:30 p.m., Wood-Zabka Funeral Home, Seward. Memorials to donor's choice, care of family. 

Hawley -- Robert D., 63, Lincoln, died Tuesday (5/16/00).
Memorial services: 1 p.m. today, Eastridge Presbyterian Church, 1135 Eastridge Drive. Cremation. No visitation. Memorials in lieu of flowers to Sesostris Shrine Hospital Transportation Fund, 1717 Yolande Ave., Lincoln, NE 68521. Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home, 6800 S. 14th St. 

Hay -- Mable Margarete, 79, Sacramento, Calif., died 4/13/00 in Reston, Va.
Memorial services: 10 a.m. Monday, Fremont Presbyterian Church, Sacramento. Cremation. Memorials in lieu of flowers to Cancer Research, University of California Davis, care of Dr. Frederick Meyers, 4150 V St., Suite 3100, Sacramento, CA 95817. 

Jensen -- Eleanor K., 98, Lincoln, died Sunday (5/14/00).
Private family memorial services. No visitation. Wadlow-Rozanek Colonial Chapel, 5200 R St. 

Jespersen -- Herbert A., 75, Lincoln, died Tuesday (5/16/00).
Services: 10 a.m. today, Grace Lutheran Church, 22nd and Washington streets. Memorials to University of Nebraska Foundation, care of Herbert A. Jespersen Memorial Scholarship, 1111 Lincoln Mall, Suite 200, Lincoln, NE 68508. Butherus, Maser & Love Funera l Home, 4040 A St. 

Keeler -- Valdon "Pete," 54, Davenport, died Wednesday (5/17/00).
Born, rural Davenport (1/12/46) to Lowell E. and Arlene (Avers) Keeler. Farmer, truck driver. Graduate, Davenport High School, 1964.
Survivors: wife, Teresa M.; mother, spouse, Arlene Keeler Seifert and Dean Seifert, Clyde, Kan.; sons, Brandon, Michael, both Lincoln; daughter, son-in-law, Kelly and George Martin, Deshler; stepchildren, Justin Gunn, Edgar, Niki Wessels, Blue Hill; five grandchildren; uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews, cousins. Preceded in death by: son, Danon "Danny"; father; brother, Gordon.
Services: 10 a.m. Saturday, Christ's Lutheran Church, Davenport. The Rev. Bill Waterman. Davenport City Cemetery. Visitation: today, 9 a.m.-9 p.m., Urbauer-Price Funeral Home, Davenport. Memorials in lieu of flowers to family, 108 W. Seventh St., Davenpo rt, NE 68335. 

Kling -- Kenneth C., 90, Lincoln, died Tuesday (5/16/00).
Born, Havelock (3/4/10) to William A. and Addie (Williams) Kling. Retired auto mechanic, Meginnis Ford. Member: First Presbyterian Church; Lodge 210 AF&AM; Lodge 314 AF&AM (past mast er); OES Chapter 307 (past patron); Hiram Club; Scottish Rite; Sesostris Temple of the Shrine. Past Cubmaster/Scoutmaster. 33rd-degree Mason. WWII Army veteran.
Survivors: wife, Carolyn; son, daughter-in-law, Bill and Susan, Marion, Iowa; daughters, sons-in-law, Pat and Dennis Gormley, Lincoln, Jackie and Chuck Huddleston, Fairfax, Va.; daughter-in-law, Shirley Kling; six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by sons, Donald, Clyde; parents.
Services: 11 a.m. Saturday, Roper & Sons Mortuary, 4300 O St. The Rev. Raymond J. Larson. Wyuka Cemetery. Masonic services by Lodges 210 and 314 AF&AM. Pallbearers: Donald Stephens, Scott Dietrick, Monte Dietrick, Kenneth Friend, Ashley Story, James Hein ke. Honorary pallbearer: Dale Griffing. Visitation: 2 p.m. today until services, funeral home. Memorials to: First Presbyterian Church, 840 S. 17th St., Lincoln, NE 68508; Masonic Eastern Star Home for Children, P.O. Box 1327, Fremont, NE 68026-1327; or N ebraska Masonic Home, 1300 Avenue D, Plattsmouth, NE 68048. 

Logan -- Henry Eugene, 70, Lincoln, died Wednesday (5/17/00).
Retired employee, Concrete Industries, 25 years. WWII, Korean War veteran. Member: Havelock American Legion; DAV.
Survivors: wife, Elsie; sons, daughters-in-law, Steve and Robyn, Broken Arrow, Okla., Rick and Vicky, Lincoln; daughters, son-in-law, Debra, Lincoln, Linda and Lyle Kadavy, Waverly; brothers, Carson, Warrior, Ala., Morris, Stanton, Ala.; sisters, Margie Mims, Chelsa, Ala., Elsie Gay, Midfield, Ala.; grandchildren, Chris, Jerimie, Nik, Travis, Jake, Shelby Logan, Brandy Kelly. Preceded in death by: parents, Morris and Hattie Logan; one brother; one sister.
Services: 10 a.m. Monday, Berean Church, 6400 S. 70th St. Pastors Doug Shada, Curt Lehman. Lincoln Memorial Park. Military graveside rites by VFW posts 131, 3606. Visitation: today after 9 a.m., Butherus, Maser & Love Funeral Home, 4040 A St. Memorials t o family. 

Lovitt -- Richard L., Laguna Niguel, Calif., formerly of Crab Orchard, died 4/13/00.
Survivors: children, Susan Van Valkenberg, Matthew Lovitt, Cathy Lovitt; sister, Ruth Poppe, Beatrice; three grandchildren.
Services were April 20, Laguna Niguel Presbyterian Church.

Peterson -- LaVerne V. "Pete," 91, York, Tuesday (5/16/00).
Services: 10:30 a.m. today, Metz Mortuary, York. Graveside services: 2 p.m. today, David City Cemetery. Memorials to Hearthstone or First United Methodist Church, York. 

Richards -- Effie R., 82, Wabash, died Tuesday (5/16/00).
Born, Murray. Operator, Lincoln Telephone.
Survivors: husband, Lloyd; daughter, Myrna Davis, Grand Island; two grandchildren; sister, Marjorie Baker, Des Moines, Iowa.
Graveside services: 10 a.m. Saturday, Wabash Cemetery. Visitation: today, 9 a.m.-9 p.m., Fusselman-Wymore-Marshall Funeral Home, Elmwood.

Rogge -- Anna K., 90, Auburn, died Tuesday (5/16/00).
Bookkeeper, Hopper Brothers Quarries. Active in Johnson community affairs.
Survivors: daughter, sons-in-law, Margaret and Larry Remmers, Lincoln, John Sweenie, Broken Bow; grandchildren, spouses, Ann and Jack Verlinden, Greeley, Colo., John and Sheila Sweenie, Brush, Colo., Thomas and Carol Remmers, San Francisco, Kristina Remm ers, Lincoln; great-grandchild, Kamille Sweenie, Brush; sister-in-law, Huldah Rogge, Lincoln.
Services: 11 a.m. today, St. Matthew Lutheran Church, Johnson. Casey-Witzenburg Mortuary, Johnson. 

Sargent -- D. Alyce, 88, Lincoln, died Tuesday (5/16/00).
Memorial services: 1 p.m. Saturday, Eastridge Presbyterian Church, 1135 Eastridge Drive. Cremation. No visitation. Memorials to church or donor's choice. Roper & Sons Mortuary, 4300 O St. 

Schramm -- David Carl, 70, Hallam, died Wednesday (5/17/00).
Services: 11 a.m. Saturday, Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home, 6800 S. 14th St. Visitation: today, 9 a.m.-9 p.m., Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home, 6800 S. 14th St. Memorials to St. John's Church of Firth or family. 

Whitlow -- Lloyd, 80, Auburn, died Wednesday (5/17/00).
Survivors: wife, Marge; sons, David, Council Bluffs, Iowa, Larry, Gridley, Calif., Michael, Lincoln, Glenn, Rohnert Park, Calif.; sister, Bessie McKay, Peoria, Ariz.; 10 grandchildren.
Services: 11 a.m. Saturday, Christian Church, Auburn. Sheridan Cemetery. Visitation: until services, with family 6-8 p.m. today, Casey-Witzenburg Funeral Home, Auburn. Memorials to Auburn Eagles or Auburn Rescue Squad.

Winkelman -- Alvin H., 79, Utica, died Wednesday (5/17/00).
Retired farmer.
Survivors: wife, Bonnie; sons, daughters-in-law, Alvin D., Fairmont, Fred and Rose, Waco; daughters, sons-in-law, Sharon and Kenneth Owens, Utica, Fran and Duane Liston, Nickerson, LaVerne Conard and fiancee Ihmad Raad, Scottsdale, Ariz.; brother, sister -in-law, Jerry and Joann, Utica; sisters, brother-in-law, LaVerne Rohren, Utica, Delores Nordmeyer, York, Valora and Bob Rieger, Raytown, Mo.; sister-in-law, Barbara Winkelman, Manchaca, Texas; 15 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by: twin brother Alfred, brother, Dennis; infant sister; parents, William and Martha (Pflughaupt) Winkelman.
Services: 2 p.m. Saturday, St. Paul Lutheran Church, Utica. The Rev. Robert Gadeken. Utica Cemetery. Pallbearers: Jeremy, Seth Conard, Devon Liston, Steve Daehling, Stacey Owens, Craig Wefer. Visitation: Voltzke Mortuary, Seward; Saturday, 10:30 a.m. unt il services, church.

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