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May 19, 2015

Sarah A. O’Brien

Sarah A. (Carnahan) O’Brien, 77, of Fremont, died Friday, May 1, 2015 at the Fremont Area Medical Center. There will be no funeral services as Sarah has donated her body to the Nebraska Anatomical Board. A special ceremony will take place at UNMC when she is done teaching.

Thelma L. Stejskal

Thelma Lorane Stejskal, 95, of Albion, passed away Thursday, May 14, 2015 at the Wolf Memorial Good Samaritan Center in Albion. Funeral services were held Tuesday, May 19, 2015 at Zion Lutheran Church in Albion with Rev. David Frerichs officiating. Interment followed at Rose Hill Cemetery in Albion. Levander Funeral Home in Albion was in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.levanderfuneralhome.com. Memorials are suggested to Zion Lutheran Church.

Peter Francis Carlin

Peter Francis Carlin, 86, of Spalding, died Monday May 4, 2015, at St. Francis Medical Center in Grand Island. A Mass of Christian Burial was held Thursday, May 7, 2015 at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Spalding with Rev. Matthew Koperski officiating. Interment followed at the parish cemetery with Military Rites by American Legion Post 299 of Spalding. Dolce-Scheef Mortuary in Spalding was in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.levanderfuneralhome.com. Memorials are suggested to the Pete Carlin Ballfield improvement fund and/or Spalding Academy.

May 12, 2015

Jewell B. Niemann

Jewell B. Niemann, 82, of St. Edward, died on May 9, 2015 at Cloverlodge Care Center in St. Edward. Services will be Wednesday, May 13, at 11 a.m. at St. Edward Methodist Church with Rev. Vern Olson officiating. Interment will be at Evergreen Cemetery in St. Edward with military rights by the St. Edward American Legion Post 226. Memorials may be sent to the family. For additional information and to send condolences, please visit www.palmerfuneralhomefullerton.com.

Harlan Eugene Michael

Harlan Eugene Michael of Temple City, CA, was born on May 9, 1933 to Florence and Glenn Michael of Albion, NE, and entered into eternal rest on April 26, 2015. He was 81 years old. In lieu of flowers, the family would like donations to be made to your local homeless shelter. Harlan was a humble man, and had a heart for those who were less fortunate.

May 5, 2015

R. Keith Berlin

Reynold Keith Berlin 88, of St. Edward, died Monday, April 27, 2015, at Cloverlodge Care Center in St. Edward. Funeral services were held Thursday, April 30, 2015, at the Palestine Baptist Church, rural Lindsay with Pastor Carl Edwards officiating. Interment followed at Palestine Baptist Cemetery with Military Rites conducted by the American Legion Crosier Post 226 of St. Edward. Miller-Levander Funeral Home in St. Edward was in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.levanderfuneralhome.com. Memorials are suggested to Postville Cemetery or Palestine Baptist Church.

Bruce James Swerczek

Bruce James Swerczek, 44, of Columbus, died Friday, May 1, 2015 at NorthStar Services in Columbus. A Mass of Christian Burial was held Monday, May 4, 2015 at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Albion with with Fr. Steve Major and Fr. Stan Schmit officiating. Interment followed at St. Michael’s Catholic Cemetery in Albion. Levander Funeral Home of Albion was in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.levanderfuneralhome.com. Memorials are suggested to the family for later designation.

William A. Kleve

William A. Kleve, 81, of Brighton, CO passed away at home, surrounded by family, on April 7, 2015.

April 21, 2015

Wanette R. Gwin

Wanette Ruth Gwin, 68, of St. Edward, died Monday, April 13, 2015, at the Boone County Health Center in Albion. Memorial services were held Friday, April 17, at the First Baptist Church in Albion with Rev. Barry McCormick officiating. Levander Funeral Home in Albion was in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.levanderfuneralhome.com.

Monica Slevin

Monica Rose Slevin, 88, of Spalding, passed away on Sunday, April 19, 2015, at the Greeley Care Center in Greeley. A Mass of Christian Burial will be Friday, April 24, 2015 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Spalding with Fr. Matt Koperski and Fr. James Murphy officiating. Interment will follow at the parish south cemetery. Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Thursday at the church with a 7 p.m. wake service. Visitation will resume Friday morning from 8:30 a.m. until service time at the church. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.levanderfuneralhome.com. The family requests donations to St. Michael’s Church in lieu of flowers or other gifts.

Ralph Millard Black

Ralph Millard Black, 84, of Plattsmouth, passed away on Sunday, April 12, 2015 at the Bellevue Medical Center in Bellevue. A funeral service will be held Friday, April 24, 2015 at 1:30 p.m. at Hosanna Lutheran Church in Plattsmouth with Pastor Jim Spanjers officiating,
Visitations will be held on Thursday, April 23, from 1-9 p.m., with family greeting relatives and friends from 6-8 p.m. at Roby Funeral Home in Plattsmouth.
40 & 8 Service will be held Thursday, April 23, at 7 p.m., at Roby Funeral Home.
Burial will be at Westlawn Hillcrest Cemetery in Omaha. Military Rites will be conducted by the Marine Funeral Honor Guard of Omaha, Lepert Wolever V.F.W. Post 2543 of Plattsmouth, and American Legion Millard Post 374 Honor Guard of Millard. The family suggests memorials to Hosanna Lutheran Church or Lepert Wolever V.F.W. Post 2543. Roby Funeral Home, 346 Ave. A, Plattsmouth, NE 68048 was in charge of arrangements. For more information, contact robyfuneralhome.com or 402-296-3123.

April 14, 2015

James Edward Meyer

James Edward Meyer, 71, of Spalding, died Monday, April 6, 2015, at his home. A Mass of Christian Burial was held Friday, April 10, 2015, at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Spalding with Fr. Matthew Koperski officiating. Interment followed at the parish cemetery with Military Rites conducted by American Legion Post 299 of Spalding. Dolce-Scheef Mortuary in Spalding was in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.levanderfuneralhome.com.

Sibyl M. Matthews

Sibyl M. Matthews, 97, formerly of Albion, died Saturday, April 4, 2015 at Bridgewater Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing in Binghamton, NY. Graveside services were held Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at Rose Hill Cemetery in Albion with Rev. Larry Barbary officiating. Levander Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.levanderfuneralhome.com.

Barbara Jean Nelson Herbst

Barbara “Bobbie” Jean Nelson Herbst, 67, passed away at her home in Wheat Ridge, CO on March 30, 2015. Memorials may be sent to either the music fund at the Albion United Methodist Church or the Denver Botanical Garden which she loved.

Gerhard J. “Jerry” Tunink

Gerhard Joseph “Jerry” Tunink, 91, formerly of Elgin, passed away Monday, April 6, 2015 at the Golden Living Center in Neligh. A Mass of Christian Burial was held Friday, April 10, 2015 at St. Boniface Church in Elgin with Rev. Ross Burkhalter and Rev. Owen Korte officiating. Interment followed in the parish cemetery with military honors by American Legion Post 229 and VFW Post 5816 of Elgin. Huffman-Levander Funeral Home of Elgin was in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.huffmanlevander.com.

Gary L. Nauenburg

Gary L. Nauenburg, 62, of Cedar Rapids, died April 9, 2015 at Boone County Health Center in Albion. Services were held on Monday, April 13, 2015 at St. John Lutheran Church in Cedar Rapids with Rev. Brian Ketelson officiating. Burial was at the Belgrade Main Cemetery in Belgrade. For additional information and to send condolences, visit www.palmerfuneralhomefullerton.com.

Sarah L. Burt

Sarah L. Burt, 62, of Great Falls, MT, passed away Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at the Peace Hospice in Great Falls. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Sarah’s name to the Border Collie Society of America, Ann Shaw/Treasurer, 4729 Old Highgate Entry, Stone Mountain, GA 30083 or Kalispell Regional Medical Center, 310 Sunnyview Lane, Kalispell, MT 59901. A memorial service will be held in Kansas City at a later date. Condolences may be posted online at www.schniderfuneralhome.com.

April 7, 2015

Wayne E. Milburn

Wayne Eldon Milburn, 85, of Albion, died Saturday, April 4, 2015, at the Boone County Health Center in Albion. A Mass of Christian Burial will be Wednesday, April 8, 2015, at 10:30 a.m., at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Albion with Fr. Stan Schmit officiating. Interment will follow at St. Michael’s Catholic Cemetery in Albion
Levander Funeral Home of Albion is in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.levanderfuneralhome.com.

March 31, 2015

Margaret M. Sherrock

Margaret Marie Sherrock, 92, of Albion, formerly of Newman Grove, died Monday, March 23, 2015, at the Boone County Health Center in Albion. Funeral services were held Saturday, March 28, 2015, at the Shell Creek Lutheran Church in Newman Grove with Reverend Becky Beckmann officiating. Burial was in the Shell Creek Cemetery in Newman Grove. Brockhaus-Harlan Funeral Home in Tilden was in charge of arrangements. Memorials are suggested to Good Samaritan Society-Albion.

Glenn O. Wright

Glenn Orvan Wright, 100, of St. Edward, died Thursday, March 26, 2015 at Cloverlodge Care Center in St. Edward. Funeral services were held Monday, March 30, 2015 at the Zion Lutheran Church in Albion with Rev. David Frerichs officiating. Interment followed at Evergreen Cemetery at St. Edward with Military Rites conducted by American Legion Crosier Post 226 of St. Edward. Miller-Levander Funeral Home in St. Edward was in charge of the arrangements. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.levanderfuneralhome.com.

Deanna M. Ostrander

Deanna M. Ostrander, daughter of Blane and Gen Webster, was born Aug. 14, 1938 in Boone County, NE and graduated from St. Edward High School in May of 1955. She passed away on March 27, 2015. The family received friends on Sunday, March 29 at the West Center Chapel of Heafey Hoffmann Dworak Cutler Mortuaries in Omaha. Inurnment was at Calvary Mausoleum. Memorials may be directed to the family. Arrangements by Heafey Hoffmann Dworak Cutler, 7805 W. Center Road, Omaha, NE 68124, 402-391-3900, www.heafeyheafey.com.

Darlene Dobson

Darlene J. Dobson, 87, of St. Paul, formerly of Cedar Rapids, died Saturday, March 28, 2015, at her home. Memorial services will be Thursday, April 2, 2015 at 10:30 a.m. at the United Methodist Church in Cedar Rapids with Rev. Vern Olson officiating. Inurnment will be in the Sunset Cemetery in Cedar Rapids.
Peters Funeral Home of St. Paul is in charge of the arrangements. Condolences may be left at www.petersfuneralhome.net. Memorials are suggested to the Cedar Rapids Fire Department.

Maxine D. Olson

Maxine D. (Nickel) Olson, 92, of Albion, passed away on Thursday, March 26, 2015, at the Boone County Health Center in Albion. A Celebration of Life was held Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at the Palmer Funeral Home in Fullerton with Pastor Vern Olson officiating.

March 24, 2015

Randall “Randy” Reed Erwin

Funeral services were held for Randall “Randy” Reed Erwin on March 18, 2015, at Sunset Funeral Home, San Antonio, TX. He passed away on March 4, 2015 at San Antonio. Burial was at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery with full military honors. Memorials are directed to: Heroes and Horses Veterans Program, PO Box 35, Manhattan MT 59741, www.heroesandhorses.com.

Chip LeRoy Maricle

Chip LeRoy Maricle, 68, of St. Edward, died unexpectedly Friday, March 20, 2015 at his home near St. Edward. Funeral services will be Wednesday March 25, 2015 at 10:30 a.m., at the United Methodist Church in St. Edward with Rev. Vern Olson officiating. Interment will be in Evergreen Cemetery in St. Edward with Military Rites conducted by the American Legion Crosier Post 226 of St. Edward. Miller-Levander Funeral Home in St. Edward was in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.levanderfuneralhome.com.

Merle O. Christensen

Merle O. Christensen died in his home on March 16, 2015 in Bolivar, MO due to complications following a courageous battle with cancer. He was 86. Visitation will be on Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 10 a.m., followed by a memorial service at 11 a.m., at Butler Funeral Home, 407 E. Broadway, Bolivar, MO. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions to the Mt. Gilead United Methodist Church-Stained Glass Window Fund or the Shriner’s Children’s Hospital. Contributions may be sent in care of Butler Funeral Home, 407 E. Broadway, Bolivar, MO 65613.

Jerome “Jerry” Henry Beierman

Jerome “Jerry” H. Beierman, 83, of Albion died Friday, March 20, 2015 at his home in Albion. Mass of Christian Burial will be Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Albion with Fr. Stan Schmit officiating. Burial will be in the parish cemetery with Military Rites conducted by American Legion Post 162 and V.F.W. Post 736. Visitation will be Wednesday from 4-7:30 p.m. with family receiving friends after 5 p.m. Wake service will begin at 7:30 p.m. Visitation will resume Thursday at 8:30 a.m. until service time at the church. Levander Funeral Home of Albion is in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be sent to: www.levanderfuneralhome.com.

Randal P. Tomandl

Randal P. Tomandl died quietly in his sleep on March 20, 2015. He had been hospitalized for pulmonary fibrosis. Private services are being held for immediate family only. Arrangements are being handled by John A. Gentlemen Mortuaries at Westside Chapel, 1010 N. 72nd Street, Omaha.

Allen “Al” Knott

Allen “Al” Knott, 101, long-time resident of Arthur, died Thursday, March 5, 2015, at the Sutherland Care Center. Memorial service was held Thursday, March 12 at the Arthur Baptist Church with Rev. Ben Keene officiating. Inurnment was in the Arthur Cemetery. Masonic Graveside Rites were conducted by the Zion Lodge 234 of Hyannis. Memorials have been established to Shriners Children’s Hospital and the Arthur County Betterment Authority.

Grace Elizabeth Wilhelm

Grace Elizabeth Wilhelm 92, of St. Edward, died Friday, March 20, 2015 at Cloverlodge Care Center in St. Edward. Funeral services were held Tuesday March 24, 2015 at the First Baptist Church in Albion with Rev. Barry McCormick officiating, followed by graveside services at the Rose Hill Cemetery in Waverly. Levander Funeral Home in Albion was in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.levanderfuneralhome.com.

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