Today's Poll
Funerals

Rayder L. Swanson


Memorial services for Rayder L. Swanson, age 58 of Niobrara, Nebraska, will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, September 5, 2014, at the Presbyterian Church in Niobrara. Reverend Gary Panko will officiate, with interment in the Riverview Cemetery, west of Niobrara.  Visitation will be Thursday, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m., at the Presbyterian Church in Niobrara.  Brockhaus Funeral Home of Niobrara is in charge of arrangements.  Rayder passed away on Friday, August 29, 2014, at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska.  To leave online condolences please visit www.brockhausfuneralhome.com 

 

FUNERAL ARCHIVES


Norma L. Moeller


Funeral services for Norma L. Moeller, age 87 of Bloomfield, Nebraska, will be 2:30 p.m. Sunday, August 31, 2014, at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church in Bloomfield. Reverend Tim Koester will officiate, with burial in the Bloomfield City Cemetery.  Visitation will be one hour prior to services at the Church in Bloomfield.  Brockhaus Funeral Home of Bloomfield is in charge of arrangements.  Norma died Thursday, August 28, 2014, at Golden Living Center in Neligh, Nebraska.
 

C.J. "Buzz" Nolan


A celebration of Life for C.J. "Buzz" Nolan, age 89 of Spencer, NE will be 2:00PM Sunday, August 31st at the Spencer Community Hall.  Pastor Grant H. Graff will officiate, with interment at a later date.  Brockhaus Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.  Buzz passed away on Friday, August 22nd at Wagner Community Hospital in Wagner, SD.  To leave online condolences please visit www.brockhausfuneralhome.com 

Richard "Dick" Steffen


 

Mass of Christian Burial for Richard "Dick" Steffen,age 64 of Hartington, will be on Saturday, August 30, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Hartington with the Rev. Jeffery Loseke officiating.  Burial will be at St. Michael’s Cemetery in Hartington.  Visitation will be on Friday, at church, from 4-8:00 p.m. with a vigil service at 7:00 p.m.  Visitation will continue on Saturday at church one hour prior to services.  Richard passed away on Wednesday, August 27th at the Monarch Assisted Living in Lincoln after a long battle with cancer.   Arrangements are under the direction of the Wintz Funeral Home in Hartington, NE.

 

Neil E. Hipke


Funeral services for Neil E. Hipke, age 92 of Spencer, Nebraska, will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, August 30, 2014, at Brockhaus Funeral Home in Spencer. Burial will be in the National Cemetery at Spencer.  Military Honors will be conducted by American Legion Post #78 of Spencer.  Visitation will be Friday, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m., at Brockhaus Funeral Home in Spencer. Neil passed away on Tuesday, August 26th at the Butte Health Care Center in Butte, NE.  Brockhaus Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.  To leave online condolences please visit www.brockhausfuneralhome.com 

Sharon Dexter


Memorial Services for Sharon Dexter, age 68, of Chambers, will be at 11:00 A.M., Saturday, August 30, 2014, at the United Methodist Church in Chambers, with burial in the Chambers Cemetery.  Visitation will be Friday, August 29, 2014, from 5-8 P.M., with a Prayer Service at 7:30 P.M. at Biglin’s Mortuary in O’Neill.  Sharon passed away Wednesday afternoon, August 27, 2014, at Avera St. Anthony’s Hospital in O’Neill. Memorials may be made to Molly’s Miracle Makers, Aseracare Hospice, American Cancer Society, or to the family for future designation. Biglin's Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.  To leave online condolences please visit www.biglinsmortuary.com 
 

Geneva M. "Neva" Minnig


Funeral Services for Geneva M. "Neva" Minnig, age 83 of Bassett will be held on Friday, August 29th at 2:30 p.m. at the United Methodist Church in Bassett.  Burial will be held in the Bassett Memorial Park Cemetery.  Visitation will be held on Thursday, August 28th from 3 to 7 p.m. and Friday until the time of service at the church.  Memorials have been suggested to the Rock County Hospital or to the Area Special Olympics Program in her name.  Neva passed away Wednesday, August 20th at the Parkside Manor in Stuart. Arrangements are under the direction of the Hoch Funeral Home in Bassett.

Joan Pofahl


A Mass of Christian Burial for Joan Pofahl, age 80 formerly of Elgin, will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, August 29, 2014 at St. Boniface Catholic Church in Elgin, NE with Fr. Ross Burkhalter officiating.  Interment will follow at 2:00 p.m., at Calvary Cemetery in O’Neill, NE.  Visitation will be 5:00 – 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the church, with a 7:30 p.m. wake service.  Joan passed away on Tuesday, August 26th at the Golden Living Center in Neligh.  Huffman-Levander Funeral Home of Elgin, NE is in charge of arrangements.

 

Johanna M. Steffen


Mass of Christian Burial for Johanna M. Steffen, age 106 of Crofton, NE will be on Friday, August 29, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Crofton with the Rev. Michael Schmitz officiating.  Burial will be at the St. Rose cemetery in Crofton.  Visitation will be on Thursday, at church, from 5:30-8:00 p.m. with a Vigil service at 7:00 p.m. Visitation will continue at church on Friday one hour prior to services.  Johanna passed away on Sunday, August 24th at Park View Haven Nursing in Coleridge, NE.  Arrangements are under the direction of the Wintz Funeral Home in Crofton.
 

Alice A. Crooker


Funeral Services for Alice A. Crooker, age 83 of Ainsworth will be held on Thursday, August 28th at 1:30pm at the Assembly of God Church in Ainsworth.  Burial will be held in the Giles Cemetery in Elsmere.  Alice Crooker passed away on Saturday, August 23rd at the Ainsworth Care Center.  Public Visitations for Alice will be held on Wednesday, August 27th from 4:00pm to 7:00pm at the Hoch Funeral Home in Ainsworth and on Thursday at the church until the time of services.  In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials be made to either the Sandhills' Cancer Fund or the Diabetes Association. Hoch Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Edith Bengtson


Funeral services for Edith Bengtson, age 102 of Wausa, NE will be 10:30am Wednesday, August 27th at Thabor Lutheran Church in Wausa.  Reverend Tim Koester will officiate will officiate, with burial in the Woodlawn Cemetery at Wausa.  Visitation will be Tuesday, from 5:00pm to 7:00pm at Brockhaus Funeral Home in Wausa.  Edith passed away on Saturday, August 23rd at the Osmond General Hospital in Osmond, NE.  Brockhaus Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.  To leave online condolences please visit www.brockhausfuneralhome.com 

Nancy Nemec


Funeral services for Nancy Nemec, Age 63 of O'Neill, will be at 10:30 AM Wednesday, August 27th at the Word of Life Christian Center in O'Neill. Burial will be in the O'Neill cememtery. Visitation will be Tuesday from 5 PM to 8 PM at Biglin's Mortuary in O'Neill with a Prayer Service at 7:30 PM. She passed away early Saturday morning, August 23, 2014 at Faith Regional Health Services in Norfolk. Memorials may be made to the family for future designation. Biglin's Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.  To leave online condolences please visit www.biglinsmortuary.com 
 

Ardath L. Coday


Ardath L. Coday passed away on August 20, 2014 in Okmulgee, Oklahoma at the age of 90.  Her funeral is on Tuesday, August 26, 2014, 10:00 A.M., St. James Catholic Church in Mead, Nebraska.  Ardath and her late husband, Ed, were long-time residents of the Chambers and Atkinson area. 

David John Decker


Funeral Services for David John Decker, age 67 of Clarinda, Iowa, formerly of Tilden NE will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, August 25th at Peace United Church of Christ in Tilden.  Pastor Theta Dame and Pastor Andy Rubenking will officiate with burial in the Tilden City Cemetery.  Visitation will be Sunday from 4 to 7 p.m. with the family greeting friends from 5 to 7 p.m. at Brockhaus-Harlan Funeral Home in Tilden.  David passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, Augsut 20 at the Clarinda Regional Health Center in Clarinda.  In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the Iowa United Methodist School for Lay Ministry, 2301 Rittenhouse Street, Des, Moines, IA 50321.  Arrangements are under the direction of Crawford-Marshall Funeral Chapel of Sidney, Iowa with the assistance of Brockhaus-Harlan Funeral Home in Tilden.  To leave online condolences please visit www.brockhausfuneralhome.com 

Jennifer Marie Kellner


Mass of Christian Burial for Jennifer Marie Kellner, age 39 of Weston, NE will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, August 25th at St. John Nepomucene Church in Weston, NE.  Rev. Charles Townsend will be officating. Interment at St. Francis Cemetery.  Visitation will be Sunday, August 24th from 3 to 5 p.m. with a 5 p.m. Rosary at Svoboda Funeral Home in Wahoo.  Memorials have been suggested in care of the family.  Jennifer passed away Monday, August 18th at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha.  Local survivor is her brother Christopher P. Kellner of Stuart.  Arrangements are under the direction of the Svoboda Funeral Home in Wahoo, NE.

Clayton Dale Schroeder


Funeral Services for Clayton Dale Schroeder, age 88 of Laurel will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, August 23rd at Immanual Lutheran Church in Laurel with Pastor William Engebretsen officiating.  Burial will be in the Laurel Cemetery.  Visitation is from 5 to 8 p.m. on Friday, August 22nd at Immanual Lutheran Church in Laurel with a Time of Rememberance at 7 p.m.  Visitation resumes one hour prior to the funeral at the church.  Clayton passed away Wednesday, August 20th at Hillcrest Care Center in Laurel.  Arrangements are under the direction of the Wintz Funeral Home in Hartington.

Margaret Deering


Funeral Services for Margaret Deering, age 86 of Burke, SD will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, August 23rd at Clausen Funeral Home in Burke. Burial will be in the Graceland Cemetery in Burke.  There will be a visitation on Friday from 4 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home.  Arrangements are under the direction of the Clausen Funeral Home in Burke.

Carl F. Fischer


Funeral Services for Carl F. Fischer, age 96 of Columbus, formerly of Niobrara, will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, August 23rd at Gass-Haney Funeral Home in Columbus.  Reverend Aaron Duell will officiate with burial in the Columbus City Cemetery.  Military Honors will be conducted by American Legion Hartman Post #84 of Columbus.  Visitation will be Friday, August 22nd from 5 to 7 p.m. at Gass-Haney Funeral Home in Columbus and resume one hour prior to service times on Saturday.  Carl passed away Tuesday, August 19th at Brookstone Acres in Columbus.  Arrangements are under the direction of Gass-Haney Funeral Home in Columbus.

Lawrence W. "Swede" Johnson


Funeral Services for Lawrence W. "Swede" Johnson, age 89 of Winnetoon will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, August 22nd at the United Methodist Church in Creighton.  Reverend Beverly Lanzendorf will officiate, with burial in the Royal Cemetery at Royal.  Military Honors will be conducted by VFW Post 1151 of Creighton and American Legion Post 259 of Verdigre.  Visitation will be Thursday from 5 to 7 p.m. at Brockhaus Funeral Home in Creighton.  Swede passed away Monday, August 18th.  Arrangements are under the direction of Brockhaus Funeral Home in Creighton.  To leave online condolences please visit www.brockhausfuneralhome.com 

Velma Johnson


Funeral services for Velma Johnson, age 81 of Tilden, Nebraska, will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, August 22, 2014, at Peace United Church of Christ in Tilden. Reverend Theta Dame will officiate, with burial in the Tilden City Cemetery.  Visitation will be Thursday, from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m., at Brockhaus-Harlan Funeral Home in Tilden.  Velma passed away on Saturday, August 16, 2014, at Community Pride Care Center in Battle Creek, Nebraska.  Brockhaus-Harlan Funeral Home in Tilden is in charge of arrangements.   To leave online condolences please visit www.brockhausfuneralhome.com 

Bernice A Zobel


Funeral Services for Bernice A. Zobel, age 94 of Blair, formerly of Norfolk will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, August 22nd at Mount Olive Lutheran Church in Norfolk.  Reverend John E Nelson Jr. will officiate, with burial in the Hillcrest Memorial Park Cemetery in Norfolk.  Visitation will be Thursday from 5 to 7 p.m. at Mount Olive Lutheran Church in Norfolk.  Bernice passed away Monday, August 18th at Nye Legacy in Fremont.  Arrangements are under the direction of Brockhaus-Howser-Fillmer Funeral Home in Norfolk.  To leave online condolences please visit www.brockhausfuneralhome.com 

Vincent Finkhouse, Jr.


Funeral services for Vincent Finkhouse, Jr., age 59, formerly of Norfolk, Nebraska, will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, August 22, 2014, at First Presbyterian Church in Norfolk.  Pastor Kathy Keener-Han will officiate, with burial in the New Lutheran Cemetery in Norfolk. Visitation will be Thursday, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m., at Brockhaus-Howser-Fillmer Funeral Home in Norfolk.  Vincent passed away on Sunday, August 17, 2014, at Faith Regional Health Services in Norfolk.   To leave online condolences please visit www.brockhausfuneralhome.com 
 

Donald W. Fernau


Funeral services for Donald W. Fernau, age 94 of Bristow, Nebraska will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, August 20, 2014, at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Bristow.  Vicar Glen Stahlecker will officiate, with burial in the Bristow City Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m., at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Bristow. Brockhaus Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements. Donald died Friday, August 15, 2014, at Antelope Memorial Hospital in Neligh, Nebraska. To leave online condolences please visit www.brockhausfuneralhome.com 

Ray Vaughn


Funeral services for Ray Vaughn, age 76, of O’Neill, Nebraska and formerly of Naper, Nebraska, will be held on Monday, August 18, 2014 at 10:30 AM at Community Hall in Naper, Nebraska.  Burial will be in the Knollcrest Cemetery, Naper.  There will be a prayer service on Sunday at 7:00 PM at the Hall.  Visitation will be one hour prior to both services at the Hall.

Achilles Jurisch


Funeral services for Achilles Jurisch, 4 month old son of Russell Jurisch and Amber Osei-Bonsu, of Fairfax, SD, will be held on Saturday, August 16, 2014 at 5:00 PM at Clausen Funeral Home in Burke.  Visitation will be from 3:00 PM until 5:00 PM at the funeral home.  Clausen Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Donald William Bonneau


Donald William Bonneau, age 68 of Hartington, Nebraska, passed away on Sunday, August 10, 2014 at his residence.  Memorial Services will be on Saturday August 16, 2014 at 10:30 am at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Hartington with Rev. Amanda Jertson officiating. Visitation will begin at 9:30 am on Saturday at the church.  Local military honors will be provided by the Hartington VFW Post 5283 and the Legion Riders. Burial will be at the Ft. McPherson National Cemetery in Maxwell, Nebraska at a later date. The Wintz Funeral Home in Hartington is handling the arrangements.
 

Leroy Smith


Funeral services for Leroy Smith, age 72, of Burke, SD, will be held on Saturday, August 16, 2014 at 10:30 AM at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Burke.  Burial will be in the Graceland Cemetery, Burke.  There will be a prayer service on Friday at 7:30 PM at the Church.  Visitation will be one hour prior to both services at the Church.  Clausen Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Mary Lowery


A Mass of Christian Burial for Mary Lowery, age 87, of O'Neill will be 10:30am Saturday, August 16th at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in O'Neill.  Interment will be in the O'Neill Cemetery.  Visitation will be Friday evening from 5:00pm to 8:00pm with a Rosary at 7:00pm at Biglin's Mortuary in O'Neill.  Memorials may be made to St. Mary's Schools. Mary passed away Tuesday, August 12th at the Good Samaritan Society in Atkinson.  To leave online condolences please visit www.biglinsmortuary.com 

Clarence A. Kathol


Mass of Christian Burial for Clarence A. Kathol, age 97, of Hartington, NE will be on Saturday, August 16, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church with the Rev. Jeffery Loseke officiating.  Burial will be at the St. Michael’s Cemetery in Hartington.  Visitation will be on Friday from 5-8:00 p.m. with a Vigil Service at 7:00 p.m. at the Wintz Funeral Home in Hartington.  Visitation will continue on Saturday, at church, one hour prior to services.  Clarence passed away on Wednesday, August 13th at Park View Haven Nursing Home in Coleridge.  Wintz Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
 

Roseann (Serbousek) Scherbarth


Funeral Services for Roseann (Serbousek) Scherbarth of Hay Springs will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, August 16th at Chamberlain Chapel in Chadron. Visitation will be on Wednesday, August 13th from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Chamberlain Chapel in Chadron.  Roseann passed away August 8, 2014.  A memorial has been established for the Sheridan County 4-H Youth or the Hay Springs Fire Department and Rescue Unit.  Donations may be sent to Chamberlain Chapel, PO Box 970, Chadron NE 69337.  Arrangements are under the direction of the Chamberlain Chapel in Chadron.

Marcia Cook


Funeral services for Marcia Cook, age 59, of Mills, NE will be held on Friday, August 15, at 10:30 AM at St Joseph’s Catholic Church in Gregory.  Burial will follow in the Olive Branch Cemetery at Mills, NE. There is a Prayer service 7:30 PM at Church Thursday evening.Marcia passed away on August 11th in Ainsworth.  Kotrba-Smith Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Marla J. Berney


Memorial services for Marla J. Berney, age 58, of Tilden, Nebraska, will be 4:00 p.m. Friday, August 15, 2014, at the Tilden Church of Christ in Tilden, Nebraska. John Petersen will officiate.  Brockhaus-Harlan Funeral Home of Tilden is in charge of arrangements.  Marla passed away on Sunday, August 10, 2014 at Homestead Assisted Living Center in Norfolk, Nebraska.  Brockhaus-Harlan Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.   To leave online condolences please visit www.brockhausfuneralhome.com 

Koreen K. Benda


A Mass of Christian Burial for Koreen K. Benda of Bloomfield, will be held 10:30am Tuesday, August 12th at St. Bonaventure Catholic Church in Raeville, NE with Rev. Ross Burkhalter officiating.  Interment will follow in the parish cemetery.  Visitation will be 5:00pm to 7:00pm Monday, August 11th at Huffman-Levander Funeral Home in Elgin, NE.  Koreen passed away on Friday, August 8th at her home.  Huffman-Levander Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. 

Ernest W. Larsen


Funeral Services for Ernest W. Larsen, age 94 of Butte will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, August 11th at the Community Bible Church in Butte.  Pastor Gary Binder will officiate, with burial in the Knollcrest Cemetery at Naper.  Military Honors will be conducted by VFW Post 8256 of Naper, American Legion Post 51 of Butte, and the United States Navy Honor Guard. Visitation will be Sunday, August 10th from 3 to 8 p.m. at Brockhaus Funeral Home in Spencer.  Ernest passed away Monday, August 4th at the Golden Living Center in O'Neill.  Arrangements are under the direction of the Brockhaus Funeral Home in Spencer.  To leave online condolences please visit www.brockhausfuneralhome.com 

Joyce "Jo" Hoopes


Funeral services for Joyce “Jo” Hoopes, age 74 of Norfolk, Nebraska, will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, August 9th at Brockhaus-Howser-Fillmer Funeral Home in Norfolk.  Pastor Matt Fowler will officiate, with burial in the Mission Hill Cemetery at Mission Hill, South Dakota.  Visitation will be two hours prior to services from 12 to 2 p.m. on Saturday at the funeral home.  She passed away on Monday, August 4, 2014, at Countryside Home in Madison, Nebraska.  Brockhaus-Howser-Fillmer Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.  Condolences may reach the family at www.brockhausfuneralhome.com
 

Sheila Davis


Mass of Christian Burial for Sheila Davis, age 62 of Royal, Nebraska, will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, August 8, 2014, at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Neligh, Nebraska.  Reverend James Kramper will be Celebrant, with burial in the Royal Cemetery.  Visitation will be Thursday, from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m., at Brockhaus-Harlan Funeral Home in Tilden, Nebraska.  Sheila Ann Davis passed away on Saturday, August 2, 2014, at the Antelope Memorial Hospital in Neligh.  Condolences may reach the family at www.brockhausfuneralhome.com
 

Peter Wilhelmsen


Funeral services for Peter Wilhelmsen, age 84, of Burke, South Dakota will be held on Thursday, August 7, 2014 at 10:30 AM at St. John Lutheran church in Gregory, South Dakota.  Burial will be in the Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery in Jamison, Nebraska.  Visitation will be from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM on Wednesday at Clausen Funeral Home in Burke.

Berthol "Bert" Foreman


Funeral services for Bert J. Foreman, age 90 of Columbus, Nebraska, will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday, August 7, 2014, at Brockhaus Funeral Home in Creighton, Nebraska.  Reverend Beverly Lanzendorf will officiate, with burial in the Greenwood Cemetery at Creighton.  Military Honors will be conducted by VFW Post 1151 and American Legion Post 74, both of Creighton, and the United States Marine Corp Honor Guard. Bert passed away on Saturday, August 2, 2014, at Morys Haven in Columbus.  Brockhaus Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.  Condolences may reach the family at www.brockhausfuneralhome.com
 

Willard Moeller


Funeral services for Willard V. Moeller, age 86 of Bloomfield, Nebraska, will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, August 6, 2014, at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church in Bloomfield.  Reverend Tim Koester will officiate, with burial in the Bloomfield City Cemetery.  Visitation will be one hour prior to services at the Church in Bloomfield.  Brockhaus Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.  Condolences may reach the family at www.brockhausfuneralhome.com
 

Marjorie M. Bussinger


Funeral Services for Marjorie M. Bussinger age 87 of Stuart, Nebraska, formerly of Bassett, Nebraska will be held on Tuesday, August 5th, 2014 at 10:30 AM at the United Methodist Church in Bassett. Burial will be held in the Bassett Memorial Park Cemetery.  Marjorie Bussinger passed away on Friday, Aug. 1st 2014 at the Parkside Manor in Stuart, Nebraska.  Visitations for Marjorie Bussinger will be held on Monday from 5-7 PM at the United Methodist Church in Bassett.  Memorials have been suggested to the family in her name. 

Bill McCall


Memorial services for Bill McCall, age 68 of Johnstown, NE will be Thursday, July 24th at 11:00am at the Brown County Fairgrounds in Johnstown, NE with a meal to follow.  Bill passed away on Saturday, July 19th at the Brown County Hospital.  Sandoz Chapel of the Pines is in charge of arrangements.

Marcella Cameron


Funeral services for Marcella Cameron, age 90 of chambers, will be at 10:30 am, Tuesday, September 2nd, at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in O'Neill. Burial will be in the O'Neill Cemetery. Visitation on Monday from 4-8 pm with Rosary at 7 pm at Biglin's Mortuary in O'Neill.
   
Call KBRX at (402) 336-1612