Obituaries

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Richard Harpenau

Richard Harpenau, 92, of Prairie Village, KS, passed away February 25, 2024 at Kansas City, KS. He was born January 26, 1932 at Falls City, NE to Louis and Magdalen (Bauman) Harpenau. He enlisted in the United States Air Force on June 24, 1952 at Omaha, NE and was honorably discharged on June 23, 1956 […]

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Charles Edwards

Charles Edwards, 77, of Falls City, NE, passed away February 19, 2024 at Omaha, NE. He was born May 8, 1946 at Kansas City, MO to Harry and Mavis (Eurssery) DeWeese. Charles enlisted in the U. S. Army on February 15, 1965 at Kansas City. He was honorably discharged on March 28, 1968. He married […]

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Phyllis Joan Reeves

Phyllis Joan Reeves, one of six children of Ralph and Mildred Frances (Able) Groff, was born December 7, 1946, in Auburn, Nebraska.  She attended Fairview School near her home through the 8th grade, went to Auburn High School for two years, and graduated from Peru Prep in Peru, Nebraska.  She then earned a business degree […]

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Keith Gerweck

Keith Gerweck, 71, of Falls City, NE, passed away February 19, 2024 at Falls City. He was born August 24, 1952 at Falls City to Harold and Dorothy (Martin) Gerweck. Keith was raised on the family farm northeast of Falls City and graduated from Falls City High School in 1970. Following graduation, he attended SECC […]

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Colleen Vice

Colleen Vice, 88, of Omaha, NE, passed away February 15, 2024 at Omaha. She was born September 22, 1935 in Richardson County, NE to Harry and Dolly (Bowers) Ruch. She was lovingly called “Nan” by those who knew her. She was born on September 22, 1935. She was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, aunt, and […]

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Rita Goll

Rita D. Goll, 76, of Falls City, NE, passed away February 13, 2024 at Falls City. She was born December 16, 1947 at Falls City to James Prater and Mavis (Goolsby) Maze. Rita was raised at Rulo, NE and graduated from Falls City High School in 1966. When married the couple established their home in […]

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Shannon Jordan

Shannon Jordan, October 9, 1972 – February 6, 2024. Shannon is survived by his sons, Austin (Tayler) and McCauley (Breezy) and daughter of his heart Jainey Rinehart, grandchildren Maylee, and Kollin his father Dave Cromer, siblings Jeremy (Melanie) Jordan, Nick (Becky) Cromer, April Cromer, and Angela (Jim) Uhlmann and many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.  […]

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Ronald “Ike” Eickhoff

Ike (Ron) Eickhoff, 80, passed away on February 4th, 2024 surrounded by his family at Good Samaritan Society-Auburn. Ike (Ron) was born in Falls City, Nebraska on December 9,1943, to Marvin and Clara Eickhoff. Ike grew up in rural Dawson, until 1948, when the family moved to the Johnson/Auburn area.  He attended Johnson Public School, […]

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Duane “Frank” Gene Sailors

Duane “Frank” Gene Sailors, 92, of Lincoln formerly of Barada, Nebraska was born on December 30, 1931, in Barada, Nebraska to Loyd and Roxie (Smith) Sailors.  He was raised on the family farm near Barada where he attended country school.  Duane graduated from Shubert High School with the class of 1949.  He married Barbara Stewart […]

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Colleen (Coke) Joyce Tillman

Colleen (Coke) Joyce Tillman was born November 2, 1929 in Council Bluffs, Iowa and passed away on February 1, 2024. She grew up in Omaha and Falls City, Nebraska, graduating from Falls City High School where she excelled in dramatics.  She attended Peru State College where she met the love of her life, Jack Tillman. They were […]

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Roy Charles Wittwer

Roy Charles Wittwer, 88, of Sabetha, Kansas passed away on Tuesday, January 30, 2024, at the Apostolic Christian Assisted Living in Sabetha. Roay was born on March 19, 1935, to Roy and Frieda (Herbster) Wittwer at their family home in rural Dawson, Nebraska.  He had one sibling, Helen.  Roy grew up and helped his family […]

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Rosa Lee “Rosie” Trull Coots

Rosa Lee “Rosie” Trull Coots, 82, of Hiawatha, KS (formerly of Falls City), passed away January 31, 2024, in St. Joseph, MO. She was born September 30, 1941, to Tony and Beulah (Shockey) Dalsing in Wathena, KS. She married Gerald Trull of Reserve, KS, on March 19, 1960, in Hiawatha. Rosie was raised in the […]

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Dearl Eickhoff

Dearl Eickhoff, 87, of Falls City, NE, passed away January 23, 2024 at Falls City. He was born August 26, 1936 at Falls City to Herman and Elva (Baker) Eickhoff. He married Alice Richmond on May 13, 1956 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, six miles north of Falls City. Dearl was raised in the rural […]

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Nancy Sue Palmer

Nancy Sue Palmer, 89, of Stewartsville, MO, passed away peacefully in her home on January 9, 2024 in Stewartsville, MO. She was born March 19, 1934 in Salem, NE to John and Katherine (Parker) Dunn. Sue lived in Nebraska with her sister Pat, parents and her Grandma Parker, until she married the love of her […]

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Isaac Nathaniel Deckinger

Family and friends will gather to celebrate the extraordinary life of Isaac Nathaniel Deckinger on Thursday, January 18, 2024, at the Meyers Northland Chapel in Parkville.  Visitation will begin at 2:00 p.m. with a Sharing of  Memories time commencing at 3:00 p.m. Isaac Nathaniel Deckinger, 31, of Kansas City, MO formerly of Washington, D.C. passed […]

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Tracy Swanson Huettner

Tracy Swanson Huettner, 61, of Frankfort, KS, passed away on December 19, 2023, in Oklahoma City, OK. A funeral service will be  held on January 13, 2024, at 10:30 a.m. at Salem Lutheran Church, south of Axtell, KS.  Pastor Jeff Swanson will officiate. The pallbearers will be Judd Meyer, Nathan Meyer, Lamar Swanson, Mark Swanson, […]

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Katherine Gilbert

Katherine Gilbert, 103, of Falls City, NE, passed away January 6, 2024 at Falls City. She was born February 10, 1920 at Sabetha, KS to George and Ona (Curran) Nohl. She married William “Bill” J. H. Gilbert on December 8, 1937 at Holton, KS. He passed away March 9, 1984. Katherine was raised in the […]

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Thomas “Tom” Edward Frawley

Thomas “Tom” Edward Frawley, 76, of Dawson, Nebraska was born on May 4, 1947 in Utica, New York to Patrick and Katherine (Johnson) Frawley. He was raised with his family in Hamilton, New York where he attended school and graduated from Hamilton High School with the class of 1966.  The following fall Tom enlisted in […]

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Patty Schawang

Patty Schawang, 71, of Omaha, NE passed away on January 5, 2024 at Methodist Hospital in Omaha. She was born on December 27, 1952 to Bernard and Dorothy (Stokes) Schawang. She was raised in the Barada area and attended rural county schools. She was baptized and confirmed at Arago Catholic Church. She was a 1971 graduate […]

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Evelyn Delores (Bowers) Standridge

Evelyn Delores (Bowers) Standridge, 91, of Falls City, Nebraska passed away on Thursday, December 28, 2023, at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska.  She was born on March 10, 1932 in Barada, Nebraska.  Evelyn was the third of four children born to Delbert and Daisy (Kirkendall) Bowers.  She is preceded in death […]

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Mary E. Little

Mary E. Little, 94, of Falls City, NE, passed away December 31, 2023. She was born July 17, 1929 to John and Margaret (Hunzeker) Goltz. She married Edmond Little on January 4, 1948 in Falls City. He passed away December 21, 2004. Mary was raised on a farm near Rulo and she attended country school […]

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Hillis Duane Bowen

Hillis Duane Bowen, 95, Hiawatha, Kansas, peacefully passed away Saturday, December 30, 2023, at McCrite Plaza in Topeka, KS. He was born July 9, 1928, to Phil and Edna Bowen. He graduated from Hiawatha High School in 1946 and went to college in Enid, Oklahoma, before returning to Hiawatha to marry the love of his […]

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Barbara Lee Mullins

Barbara Lee Mullins, age 90, crossed over to glory on Sunday, December 17, 2023, at home in Wichita, KS.  She was born in Salem, Nebraska on December 23, 1932, to Carl Eugene Baldwin and Erma Irene Colglazier.  She married Robert Lee Mullins upon graduation from high school and they had 52 years together.  Most of […]

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Roy Clyde Rieschick

Roy Clyde Rieschick peacefully went to be with the Lord Jesus Christ on December 19, 2023 at the Apostolic Christian Home in Sabetha, KS. Roy was born on March 2, 1945 to Milton and Carol (Gerlt) Rieschick in Inglewood, CA. Roy married Linda Shafer in 1966. They were blessed with two children, Lori and Ryan. […]

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Shirley D. (Sumner) Bowers

Shirley D. (Sumner) Bowers, 86, of Falls City, Nebraska was born on April 23, 1937, in Tecumseh, Nebraska to Floyd and Mildred (Carmine) Sumner.  She was united in marriage to Delmar D. Bowers and the couple were married for 70 years.  Shirley passed away on Monday, December 11th, 2023, at the Fall City Nursing and […]

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