OBITUARIES

Dalton W. Alder

Feb 7, 2023 (0)


Emmet ­— Dalton William Alder, 17, of Emmet, died Sunday, Feb. 5, 2023 at his home in Emmet.

Visitation was held Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2023 at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in O'Neill with a parish rosary.

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Dolores L. Addison

Jan 24, 2023 (0)


Atkinson ­— Dolores Lorrene Addison, 93, of Atkinson, died Thursday, Jan. 19, 2023 at Avera St. Anthony's Hospital in O'Neill.

Visitation was held Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2023 at St. John's Lutheran Church...

Janet M. Pavelka

Feb 7, 2023 (0)


Verdigre – Janet Marie Pavelka, 85, of Verdigre, died Monday, Jan. 30, 2023 at Alpine Village in Verdigre.

Visitation was held Friday, Feb. 3, 2023 at St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church in Verdigre.

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Eliza M. Rzeszotarski

Feb 7, 2023 (0)


Eliza Marguerite Rzeszotarski, 84, of Emmet, died Friday, Feb. 3, 2023 in Atkinson.

Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 9, 2023 at Seger Funeral Home in Atkinson with a 7 p.m prayer service.

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N. Jeane Sorensen

Feb 7, 2023 (0)


Page — N. Jeane Sorensen, 94, or Page, died Sunday, Jan. 29, 2023 at Avera St. Anthony's Hospital in O'Neill.

Visitation was held on Friday, Feb. 3, 2023 at Biglin's Mortuary in O'Neill with a prayer service....

James L. Sorrells

Feb 7, 2023 (0)


James "Jim" Lester Sorrells, 74, of O'Neill, died Thursday, Feb. 2, 2023 at Faith Regional Health Services in Norfolk.

Visitation was held Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2023 at Biglin's Mortuary in O'Neill.

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Ronald D. Barnes

Jan 17, 2023 (0)


Ronald Dennis Barnes, 76, of O'Neill, formerly of Denver, CO and Sun City West, AZ, died Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023 at Avera St. Anthony's Hospital in O'Neill.

Private family services will be held at a later date....

Frank A. Leamons

Jan 24, 2023 (0)


Stuart — Frank Alfred Leamons, 80, of Stuart, died Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023 at Parkside Manor in Stuart surrounded by his Parkside Manor friends.

A celebration of life service will be held in the spring at the...

Margaret F. Petersen

Jan 24, 2023 (0)


Margaret Francis Petersen, 89, of O'Neill, died Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2023 at the Good Samaritan Soicety in Atkinson.

Funeral services were held Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023 at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in O'Neill....

Delbert F. Potter

Jan 24, 2023 (0)


Ewing — Delbert Frank Potter, 82, of Ewing, died Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2023.

Visitation was held Monday, Jan. 23, 2023 at the United Methodist-Presbyterian Church in Ewing.

Memorial services were held Monday,...

Larry D. Cleary

Jan 11, 2023 (0)


Larry Dean Cleary, 81, of O'Neill, died Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023 at Avera St. Anthony's Hospital in O'Neill.

Visitation was held Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023 at Biglin's Mortuary in O'Neill with a Knights of Columbus...

Jason A. Beck

Jan 17, 2023 (0)


WAshington — Jason A. Beck, 60, of Washington, died Sunday, Dec. 11, 2022 at the University of Washington Medical Center in Seattle, WA, from complications of a double lung transplant with his wife and kids...

Edna M. Miller

Jan 17, 2023 (0)


Page — Edna Minna Miller, 83, of Page, died Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023 at her home near Page.

Visitation was held Monday, Jan. 16, 2023 at Biglin's Mortuary in O'Neill with a prayer service.

Funeral services were...

Larry Ries

Jan 17, 2023 (0)


Atkinson — Larry Ries, 71, of Atkinson, died Monday, Jan. 9, 2023, in Atkinson.

Visitation was held Friday, Jan. 13, 2023 at Seger Funeral Home in Atkinson with a rosary.

Funeral services were held Saturday,...

Mildred "Millie" M. Wallace

Jan 17, 2023 (0)


Mildred "Millie" Mae Wallace, 91, of O'Neill, formerly of Papillion, died Thursday, Dec. 22, 2022 at the Arbor Care Center in O'Neill.

A celebration of life was held Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023 at St. Paul's United...

Viona M. Cuddy

Jan 4, 2023 (0)


Viona Marie Cuddy, 84, of O'Neill, died Saturday, Dec. 31, 2022 after a long illness.

Visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023 at Biglin's Mortuary in O'Neill with a parish rosary at 7 p.m.

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Paul A. Nelson

Jan 11, 2023 (0)

Paul A. Nelson


Paul Arden Nelson, 82, of O'Neill, died unexpectedly on Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2023 at his home north of O'Neill.

Visitation was held Monday, Jan. 9, 2023 at Biglin's Mortuary in O'Neill with a prayer...

Ralph E. Reiser

Jan 11, 2023 (0)


Orchard — Ralph Eugene Reiser, 70, of Orchard, died Friday, Dec. 30, 2022 at Faith Regional Health Services in Norfolk after a short illness.

Visitation was held Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023 at Ss. Peter and Paul...

Margaret Heien

Jan 11, 2023 (0)


Spencer — Margaret Heien, 82, of Spencer, died Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023 at Faith Regional Health Services in Norfolk.

Visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023 at Brockhaus Funeral Home...

Donald P. Chohon

Dec 27, 2022 (0)


Donald Phillip Chohon, 89, of O'Neill, died Friday, Dec. 23, 2022 at the Country Lane Retirement Village in O'Neill with his family by his side.

Visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 30, 2023 at Biglin's...

Brett J. Ohde

Jan 4, 2023 (0)


Atkinson — Brett Joel Ohde, 34, of Atkinson died Saturday, Dec. 24, 2022 in O'Neill.

Visitation was held Friday, Dec. 30, 2022 at Seger Funeral Home in Atkinson.

Memorial funeral services were held Friday,...

James "Jim" D. Reicks

Jan 4, 2023 (0)


James "Jim" Dale Reicks, 75, of O'Neill, died Sunday, Dec. 25, 2022 at Arbor Care Center in O'Neill.

A memorial mass will be held at a later date this spring.

Memorials may be made to the family for future designation....

Larry R. Fox

Dec 21, 2022 (0)


Atkinson — Larry R. Fox, 86, of Atkinson, died Monday, Dec. 12, 2022 in Atkinson

Visitation was held Friday, Dec. 16 at Seger Funeral Home in Atkinson with a prayer service.

Visitation continued Saturday,...

Anna Marie Moser

Dec 27, 2022 (0)


Casper, WY — Anna Marie Moser, 88, of Casper, WY, formerly of Butte, died Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2022 at her home in Butte, surrounded by her family.

Visitation will be held from 9-10 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 29, 2022...

James G. Shald

Dec 27, 2022 (0)


Omaha — James "Jim" George Shald, 69, of Omaha, died Saturday, Dec. 24, 2022 at home with his bride in Omaha.

A celebration of life service will be held later this summer in Omaha.

Memorials may be made to the...

Craig W. Lambley

Dec 13, 2022 (0)


Akron, CO — Craig William Lambley, 63, of Akron, CO, died on Sunday, Dec. 4, 2022.

Memorial services were held Friday, Dec. 9, 2022 at the Brush Livestock Exchange in Brush Colorado.

A second service was held...

Neva "Nance" M. Morrow

Dec 21, 2022 (0)


Neva "Nance" Mae Morrow, 89, of O'Neill, died Saturday, Dec. 10, 2022 at her home in O'Neill.

Visitation was held Friday, Dec. 16, 2022 at Biglin's Mortuary in O'Neill with a parish rosary.

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Delwyn R. Schwager

Dec 21, 2022 (0)


Royal — Delwyn R. Schwager, 68, of Royal, died Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2022 at his home in Royal.

Visitation was held Monday, Dec. 19, 2022 at the Royal Auditorium in Royal.

Funeral services were held Monday, Dec....

Norma J. DeKay-Moreland

Dec 7, 2022 (0)


Norma Jean DeKay-Moreland, 86, of O'Neill, died Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2022, at her home in O'Neill.

Visitation was held Saturday, Dec. 3, 2022, at the Word of Life Christian Center in O'Neill.

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Ross E. Medcalf

Dec 13, 2022 (0)


Fort Collins, CO — Ross Erwin Medcalf, 66, of Fort Collins, CO, stepped into heaven on Thursday, Nov. 19, 2022 surrounded by his loving family in his home after a short illness.

Burial will be held this spring...

Janice M. Robertson

Dec 13, 2022 (0)


Janice Marie Donohoe, 70, of O'Neill, died Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2022 at her home in O'Neill.

Memorial visitation was held Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022 at Biglin's Mortuary in O'Neill with a prayer service.

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Lyle "Pete" L. Schleusener

Dec 13, 2022 (0)


Lyle "Pete" Leroy Schleusener, 90, of O'Neill, died Sunday, Dec. 4, 2022 at Avera St. Anthony's Hospital in O'Neill.

Visitation was held Sunday, Dec. 11, 2022 at Biglin's Mortuary in O'Neill with a prayer service....

Carlee P. Mathis

Nov 29, 2022 (0)


Spencer — Roger Leigh Pecena, 76, of Spencer died Friday, Nov. 18, 2022 at Avera St. Anthony's Hospital in O'Neill.

Visitation was held Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2022 at the Spencer Community Hall in Spencer.

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Cliff Pacha

Dec 7, 2022 (0)


Atkinson ­— Cliff Pacha, 81, of Atkinson, died Saturday, Dec. 3, 2022.

Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 8, 2022 at the Atkinson Community Center with a 7 p.m. prayer service.

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Diane M. Papke

Dec 7, 2022 (0)


Norfolk — Diane Mae Papke, 76, of Norfolk, formerly of Chambers, died Friday, Dec. 2, 2022 at the Norfolk Veteran's Home in Norfolk.

Military graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 8, 2022...

Roger L. Pecena

Nov 22, 2022 (0)


Spencer — Roger Leigh Pecena, 76, of Spencer died Friday, Nov. 18, 2022 at Avera St. Anthony's Hospital in O'Neill.

Visitation was held Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2022 at the Spencer Community Hall in Spencer.

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John "Jack" L. O'Connell

Nov 29, 2022 (0)


Atkinson — John "Jack" Leo O'Connell, 88, of Atkinson, died Monday, Nov. 21, 2022 at Parkside Manor in Stuart.

Visitation was held Friday, Nov. 25, 2022 at Seger Funeral Home in Atkinson with a rosary.

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Marvin A. Peter

Nov 29, 2022 (0)


Marvin A. Peter, 77, of O'Neill, died Thursday, Nov. 24, 2022 at his home in O'Neill.

Visitation was held Monday, Nov. 28, 2022 at Biglin's Mortuary in O'Neill with a Knights of Columbus rosary.

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Mary Lou Wettlaufer

Nov 29, 2022 (0)


Mary Lou Wettlaufer, 94, of O'Neill, died Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2022 at Avera St. Anthony's Hospital in O'Neill.

Visitation was held Monday, Nov. 14, 2022 at Biglin's Mortuary in O'Neill with a prayer service....

Genevieve M. Nachtman

Feb 7, 2023 (0)


Loveland, CO — Genevieve M. Nachtman, 90, of Loveland, CO, formerly of Atkinson, died Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2023 in Loveland, CO.

Visitation will be held from 10-11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 11, 2023 at Seger Funeral...

Lavon L. Johnson

Nov 15, 2022 (0)


Verdigre — Lavon LuRae Johnson, 94, of Verdigre, died Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022.

Visitation was held Thursday, Nov. 10, 2022 at the United Methodist Church in Verdigre.

Funeral services were held Friday, Nov....

John N. Schmit

Nov 22, 2022 (0)


John Nicholaus Schmit, 101, of O'Neill, died Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2022 in O'Neill.

Visitation was held Friday, Nov. 18, 2022 at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in O'Neill with a rosary.

Funeral services were...

Wallace "Ed" E. West

Nov 22, 2022 (0)


Hoskins — Wallace "Ed" Edward West, 83, of Hoskins, died Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2022 at Wayne Countryview Care and Rehabilitation in Wayne.

Services will be held at a later date. A celebration of life service is...

Mary "Jane" Hurtig

Jan 24, 2023 (0)


Orchard — Word has been received of the death of Mary "Jane" Hurtig, 78, of Orchard, who died Friday, Jan. 20, 2023 at her home in Orchard.

She is survived by her husband Roland "Roe" Hurtig of Orchard.

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Foster D. Burrell

Nov 9, 2022 (0)


Chambers — Foster David Burrell, 79, of Chambers, died Thursday, Nov. 3, 2022 at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha after a four year battle with cancer.

A memorial visitation was held Sunday,...

Wilma L. Ollendick

Nov 15, 2022 (0)


Wilma Lee Ollendick, 79, of O'Neill died Sunday, Nov. 6, 2022 at Arbor Care Center in O'Neill.

A celebration of life service will be held at a later date.

Burial will be in the O'Neill Cemetery in O'Neill.

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Joseph M. Schaaf

Nov 15, 2022 (0)


Emmet — Joseph Michael Schaaf, 72, of Emmet, died Saturday, Nov. 12, 2022 at his home in Emmet.

Visitation was held Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2022 at Seger Funeral Home in Atkinson with a prayer service.

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Casey J. Jochem

Jan 11, 2023 (0)


Long Pine — Casey James Jochem, 39, of Long Pine, died Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023 in Bassett.

Visitation was held Monday, Jan. 9, 2023 at Zion Lutheran Church in Ainsworth.  

Funeral services were held Monday,...

Larry E. Lemburg

Jan 24, 2023 (0)


Atkinson — Larry E. Lemburg, 84, or Atkinson, died Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023 at the Good Samaritan Center in Atkinson.

A celebration of life service will be held at a later date.

He is survived by his wife Eva Lemburg...

Janet A. Fleek

Nov 2, 2022 (0)


Chambers — Janet Arlene Fleek, 77, of Chambers, died Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2022 at Faith Regional Hospital in Norfolk.

Private graveside services will be held at the Chambers Cemetery at a later date.

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Gordon L. Polinoski

Nov 9, 2022 (0)


Atkinson — Gordon Lee Polinoski, 80, of Atkinson, died Saturday, Nov. 5, 2022.

Private family services will be held at a later date.

Memorials may be made to the Atkinson Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department...

Bernard J. Sterns

Jan 4, 2023 (0)


Atkinson — Bernard J. Sterns, 95, of Atkinson, died Friday, Dec. 30, 2022 at Fairview Manor in Falmont.

Visitation will be held from 10-11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023 at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Atkinson...

Larry Ries

Jan 11, 2023 (0)


Atkinson — Larry Ries, 71, of Atkinson, died Monday, Jan. 9, 2023, in Atkinson.

Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 13, 2023 at Seger Funeral Home in Atkinson with a y p.m. rosary.

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Juliann M. French

Oct 26, 2022 (0)


Santa Cruz, CA — Juliann May French, 64, of Santa Cruz, CA, died unexpectedly in Santa Maria, CA on Oct. 3, 2022.

A celebration of life service was held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022 at the Mission Plaza Park...

Gary L. Krugman

Oct 26, 2022 (0)


Norfolk — Gary Lee Krugman, 67, of Norfolk, formerly of O'Neill, died Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2022 at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha.

Memorial services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday,...

Jim Reicks

Dec 27, 2022 (0)


Jim Reicks, 75, of O'Neill, died Sunday, Dec. 25, 2022 at Arbor Care Center in O'Neill.

A memorial mass will be held later this spring.

Memorials may be made to the family for future designation.

Biglin's Mortuary...

Donna F. Scheinost

Oct 19, 2022 (0)


Grand Island — Donna Fay Scheinost, 78, of Grand Island, died Monday, Oct. 10, 2022.

To honor Donna's wishes, cremation has taken place.

Memorials may be made to the family for future designation.

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Patricia A. Scott

Oct 19, 2022 (0)


Lynch — Patricia Ann Scott, 79, of Lynch, died Monday, Oct. 10, 2022 at her residence in Lynch.

Visitation was held Monday, Oct. 17, 2022 at Assumption Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church in Lynch.

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Brett Ohde

Dec 27, 2022 (0)


Atkinson — Brett Ohde, 34, of Atkinson, died Saturday, Dec. 24, 2022 in O'Neill.

Visitation will be held from 4-7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 30, 2022 at Seger Funeral Home in Atkinson with a 6 p.m. prayer service.

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Mildred "Millie" Wallace

Dec 27, 2022 (0)


Mildred "Millie" Wallace, 91, of O'Neill, formerly of Papillion, died Thursday, Dec. 22, 2022 at the Arbor Care Center in O'Neill.  

A celebration of life service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 14,...

Lucille N. Bowman

Oct 12, 2022 (0)


Spencer — Lucille Nell Bowman, 98, of Spencer, died Friday, Sept. 30, 2022 at Faith Regional Health Services in Norfolk after a brief illness.

Visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 14, 2022 at Brockhaus...

Marian M. Cook

Oct 12, 2022 (0)


Newport — Marian M. Cook, 82, of Newport, died Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2022 at Arbor Care Center in O'Neill with her children Karl, Jim and Kathy at her bedside and Wayne welcoming her to the other side.

Visitation was...

Lyle "Pete" Schleusener

Dec 7, 2022 (0)


Lyle"Pete" Schleusener, 90, of O'Neill, died Sunday, Dec. 4, 2022 at Avera St Anthony's Hospital in O'Neill.

Visitation will be held from 4-6 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 11, 2022 at Biglin's Mortuary in O'Neill with a...

Nance N. M. Morrow

Dec 13, 2022 (0)


Nance Neva Mae Morrow, 89, of O'Neill, died Saturday, Dec. 10, 2022 at her home in O'Neill.

Visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 16, 2022 at Biglin's Mortuary in O'Neill with a 7 p.m. parish rosary....

Marlienne C. Hoppe

Oct 12, 2022 (0)


Atkinson — Marlienne Claire Hoppe, 77, of Atkinson, died Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2022 in Atkinson.

Visitation was held Thursday, Oct. 6, 2022 at Seger Funeral Home in Atkinson with a prayer service.

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Jack O'Connell

Nov 22, 2022 (0)


Atkinson — Jack O'Connell, 88, of Atkinson, died Monday, Nov. 21, 2022 in Stuart.  

Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 25, 2022 at Seger Funeral Home in Atkinson with a 7 p.m. rosary.

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Alan W. Schoenhofer

Nov 15, 2022 (0)


Columbus — Alan Wayne Schoenhofer, 53, of Columbus died suddenly Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022,   at work at the nuclear power plant near Waynesboro, GA.

Visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 17,...

Connie S. Shald

Nov 22, 2022 (0)


Stuart — Connie Sue Shald, 70, of Stuart, died Monday, Nov. 14, 2022 at her home in Stuart.

Memorial visitation was held Friday, Nov. 18, 2022 at Seger Funeral Home in Stuart.

Memorial funeral services were...

Jean A. Craig

Nov 9, 2022 (0)


Omaha — Jean A. Craig, 74, of Omaha, died Monday, Nov. 7, 2022.

Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 10, 2022 at Westlawn-Hillcrest Funeral Home in Omaha with a 7 p.m. prayer service.

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Devonne L. Murray

Oct 19, 2022 (0)


Atkinson — Devonne Lee Murray, 66, of Atkinson, died Monday, Oct. 3, 2022 at Faith Regional Health Services in Norfolk.

Memorial visitation will be held from 9-10:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022 at Faith Wesleyan...

Devonne L. Murray

Oct 12, 2022 (0)


Atkinson — Devonne L. Murray, 66, of Atkinson, died Monday, Oct. 3, 2022 at Faith Regional Health Services in Norfolk.

Funeral services will be held at a later date at Faith Wesleyan Church in Atkinson.

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