Funeral services for Lyle A. Coover, age 84, of Neligh, Nebraska will be 2:00 p.m. Friday, January 26, 2018, at Faith United Methodist Church in Tilden, Nebraska.
Pastor Ralph Metschke will officiate, with burial in Laurel Hill Cemetery in Neligh. Visitation will be Thursday from 5:00 to 7:30 p.m. at Brockhaus-Harlan Funeral Home in Tilden.
Lyle died Sunday, January 21, 2018 at Neligh Care and Rehabilitation Center in Neligh.
Funeral Service for Kenneth L Barlow age 73 of Ewing, NE will be 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at Snider Memorial Funeral Home in Clearwater,Ne with Father James Kramper, Officiating. Visitation will be 12:00 - 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at Snider Memorial Funeral Home. Burial will be Ewing City Cemetery with Military Rites conducted by Sanders American Legion Post #214 and Legion Riders. Kenneth passed away on Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at Faith Regional Hospital in Norfolk, NE. Condolences may be directed to the family at www.snidermemorialfh.com
Kenneth L. Barlow son of Kenneth and Frances (Spangler) Barlow was born on August 27, 1944 in Rural Ewing, NE. He graduated from Ewing High School in 1962. He enlisted in the United State Army at Omaha on March 14, 1963 he was stationed at Fort Leonard Wood, MO and Schweinfurt Germany and was discharge on May 23, 1964 from Ft. Hamilton, NY. While in the service he was united in marriage to Pauline Jorgensen on May 28, 1963 in Mitchell, SD. They had 2 daughters; Janet and Susan and son, Monty Nelson. Ken had a passion for the good ole outdoors. Loved trapping, fishing, coon hunting, and Corn Husker Football and watching the Cubbies. Enjoyed telling stories to his grandkids and great grandchildren and spending time with his good ole friends! He was a member of Sander Legion Post #214 in Ewing.
Survived by his wife Pauline of Ewing, NE. Children: Janet and husband Dan McLain of Ewing, Ne, Susan and husband Todd Hobbs of Ewing, NE, and Monty and wife Carlie Nelson of Kearney, NE. 8 grandchildren: Quint (Chelsi) McLain, Kyle Hobbs and (Amber), Brooke (Adam) Dillon, Taylor Hobbs, Chad, Tanner, Josh, MaKenzie, and Drew Nelson. 5 great grandsons, Trey and Jayce Dillon; Tucker, Dawson, and Carson McLain. 3 sisters: Donna (Leroy) Lyons of Long Pine, NE; Joan (Leonard) Hawk of Ewing, NE; and Vera (Lonnie) Eacker of Ewing, NE. 2 brothers: Garry (Lorie) Barlow of Ewing, NE, Larry (Lynne) Barlow of O'Neill, NE.
Preceded in death by parents, 2 brothers, Tom Barlow and Jack Barlow. 1 sister-in-law Lavonne Barlow and baby.
Marcella “Sally” J. Meis, 97, of Elgin, NE, passed away Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at Antelope Memorial Hospital in Neligh, NE.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, January 20, 2018 at St. Bonaventure Catholic Church in Raeville, NE with Fr. Jim Kramper and Fr. Ross Burkhalter officiating. Burial will follow at St. Bonaventure Catholic Cemetery at Raeville, NE. Visitation will be 5:00-7:00 p.m. Friday at the church with a 7:00 pm wake service.
Huffman-Levander Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.huffmanlevander.com.
Funeral Service for Reuben Bergman age 63 of Clearwater, NE will be 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at Snider Memorial Funeral Home in Clearwater, NE.
Visitation will be 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. Monday, January 8, 2018 at Snider Memorial Funeral Home.
Reuben passed away Friday, January 5, 2018 at his home.
Funeral Services for Diane L, Bolling age 81 of Neligh, NE will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at Grace Lutheran Church in Neligh, NE with Pastor David Kuhfal, Officiating. Visitation will be 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at Beyer Snider Memorial Funeral Home. Burial will be in Clearwater Cemetery. Beyer Snider Memorial Funeral Home of Neligh is handling the arrangements. Diane passed away Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at her home. Condolences may be directed to the family at www.beyresnidermemorialfh.com
Diane Lucille Bolling was born September 20, 1936 in Royal, Ne to Oscar and Sylvia Mae (Leslie) Ziegenbein. She was the youngest of 10 children. Diane grew up on a farm South of Royal, attended country school, and graduated from Neligh High School with the Class of 1954. On June 2, 1956 she was united in marriage to Louis Richard Bolling at Neligh, Nebraska. They had on child, Douglas Lee, and resided in Neligh together for 51 years. Diane was very active in her community, serving as den mother for a local cub scout group, participated in the women's bowling league, served many positions at Grace Lutheran Church in Neligh, and was instrumental in the organization and construction of the new Neligh Senior Center. She also served 3 years on the Antelope County Area Board of Aging. Diane spent her pastime attending to family, quilting, and doing needlework. She had an avid love for cooking and travel. Through the years, she was employed by the Neligh Cleaners, Neligh Public Schools, and Antelope Memorial Hospital.
Survived by son, Doug and Wendy Bolling of Neligh, Ne. 3 grandchildren, Krista Bolling, Mary Bolling, and Sara (Ian) Barnes. 2 great grandchildren, Andrew and Issac Barnes. Sister, Myrtle Blair of Winnetoon, Ne. Brothers, Herb Ziegenbein of Winnetoon, Ne and Harold Ziegenbein of Neligh, Ne.
Preceded in death by her parents and husband. Brothers, Hugh, Glenn, Howard, and Ken. Sisters, Ruth Carlson and Gyva Rodgers.
Memorial services for Pastor Bill “Tuffy” Linde, IV, age 64, of Elgin, Nebraska will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, January 6, 2018, at Christ Memorial United Methodist Church in Bloomfield, Nebraska. Reverend Jim Atkins and Pastor Lynde Linde will officiate. Burial will be at a later date.
Visitation will be Friday from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the church.
Brockhaus Funeral Home in Bloomfield is in charge of arrangements.
Pastor Linde died Saturday. December 30, 2017, at Faith Regional Health Services in Norfolk. Nebraska.
William (Bill) (Tuffy) Linde IV, son of William Cress & Virginia (Schliff) Linde III, was born January 19, 1953, at All Souls Hospital in Morristown, NJ.
He attended school in Morristown and later graduated from Dover High School, Dover, NJ. He was the bass guitar player for a local rock n roll band in Morristown, NJ. Later he joined the Air Force to serve his assigned 3-year tour of duty. Upon returning home, he became a professional floral designer for the next 35 years after which he returned to school receiving a bachelor degree in biblical studies from Bethel Bible Institute, Orlando Florida. He was ordained in the Full Gospel denomination in 2001. He continued floral design while preaching part-time in home based churches in Orlando area. His most noted floral design was building the artificial trees used on the set of the original Jurassic Park movie, now on display at Disney in Orlando, FL. He also spent time traveling across the country building artificial trees for large hotel chains and shopping malls.
He was previously united in marriage to Karen Ravo. A son was born to this union. They resided in Orlando, FL. This marriage ended when their son was in Jr. Hi.
On March 23, 2003 Bill was united in marriage to Lyndelle (Lynde) Shuey with whom he spent the rest of his life. Upon his arrival to Kansas, he began studies through St. Paul School of Theology. Bill and his wife currently serve in ministry together in the Great Plains Conference of the United Methodist Church. He formerly served as a licensed local pastor at Mt. Pleasant, New Hope, Lebanon, Downs-Rose Valley, Kanorado UMC churches all of Kansas. In July of 2017, he accepted a new appointment serving Elgin UMC, Elgin, NE.
Bill is an avid reader amassing a personal library of over 40,000 books. He enjoys theological debate with colleagues, gaming with his x-box, going to auctions, garage sales & spending time with family. He enjoyed the morning coffee clutch at Elgin UMC.
In 1991, Bill was diagnosed with congestive heart failure leading to the placement of a pacemaker/defibrillator in 2012. His heart condition weakened his heart causing additional damage to his lungs. He completed his journey in this world early Saturday morning at Faith Regional Hospital in Norfolk, NE, December 30, 2017, surrounded by his family and faithful dog, Cissy. Asleep in Jesus, blessed peace.
Bill is survived by his wife, Lynde Linde of their home; sons, William Curzon Linde of Port Charlotte, FL, Jason D. McGregor (wife Mandi) of Norton, KS, and USMC Gunny Sgt. Michael V. McGregor, Jr. (wife Danielle) of Honolulu, HI. Bill has one sister, MaryJane Williams (John) of Oviedo, FL; two grandsons, William James Linde VI, and William Youtsey; three great grandchildren, Alohilani, Illiana, and Kaeo Youtsey-Rebucca; and many nieces, nephews, and friends.
Bill is preceded in death by his parents and a daughter, Treena M. McGregor.
Memorials will be received by the family c/o Brockhaus Funeral Home. Designation to be determined at a later date.
A Funeral Mass for Carmen L. Cronk, age 86, of Page, NE will be 10:00 AM Thursday, January 4, 2018 at St. Peter’s Catholic Church in Ewing, NE. Burial will be at the Page Cemetery in Page, NE at 1:30 PM. Rev. John Norman will officiate. Visitation will be on Wednesday from 5-8 PM with a Parish Rosary at 6 PM, at Biglin’s Mortuary in O’Neill, NE. Carmen passed away on Saturday, December 30, 2017, at the O’Neill Care and Rehabilitation Center in O’Neill. Memorials may be given to the family for future designation. Biglin’s Mortuary of O’Neill are in charge of arrangements.
Carmen was born in Plainview, NE on September 30, 1931 to Melvin and O’Linda (GrosseRhode) Roach. In 1949 she graduated from Bonesteel High School in Bonesteel, SD before receiving her Teaching Degree from Mount Marty College in Yankton, SD. Carmen taught school in Page, NE for one year before marrying Warren Cronk on July 29, 1952 at St. Peter’s Catholic Church in Ewing. To this union seven children were born.
She was a very devoted mother and housewife who loved raising her children. They could always count on a meal at the table and clean clothes in their dressers. Carmen enjoyed raising chickens, gardening, cooking, canning and doing embroidery. Along with being a substitute teacher, she spent many years teaching piano lessons.
She was a longtime member of St. Peter’s Catholic Church. There she played the organ for many years and belonged to the Christian Mothers. She also enjoyed being a member of the Eastside Kountry Klub and the Page Improvement Club.
Carmen is survived by children and spouses; Joan Maple of Orchard, NE, Lee Ann Farrand-Widhalm and husband Tim of Aurora, NE. LaVon Williamson of Aurora, NE, Sally Cronk of Page, NE, Lynette Hamernik of Norfolk, NE, Alan Cronk and wife Karen and Scott Cronk and Wife Robin, both of Page, NE. 16 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren and brother Larry Roach and wife Sharon of Spalding, NE.
She was preceded in death by her husband Warren Cronk and two sons in law, Merlyn Maple and Jim Farrand.
Catherine Mary Rose, 91 of Blair, passed away December 28, 2017 at Crowell Memorial Home in Blair. Mass of Christian burial will be held at 10:00 AM Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at St. Francis Borgia Catholic Church in Blair. Visitation will be held January 2 from 6 to 8 PM with a rosary at 7 PM at Campbell Aman Funeral Home. Graveside services will follow Mass at Holy Cross Cemetery in Blair.
Catherine Mary Edwards was born on November 19, 1926 to Mabel and William Edwards in Orchard Nebraska. In 1947, she married Marion Everhart and to this union three boys were born Robert, Richard, and John. Marion died suddenly in 1969.
Catherine was fortunate enough to have been married twice again where she was blessed by many loving relationships with children grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Catherine was preceded in death by her parents Mabel and Bill, three husbands (Marion Everhart, Bud Elvers, and Otis Rose), her four siblings George, Art, Delos and Mille Lou as well as her son John.
Those that she leaves behind are her sons Richard and Bob; her grandchildren: Barbara Watson and Benny, Marion Everhart, Holly and Chris Baker, Jared and Laura Tighe, Dallas Flynn, Kyle Flynn, and Aaron Everhart; one brother William Edwards, and many nieces and nephews.
Richard R. Strope (Dick), 90 of Centerville, passed away December 26, 2017 at Mercy Medical Center in Centerville.
Dick was born September 29, 1927 to William W. & Dora (Ickler) Strope on the family homestead at Venus, Nebraska. He attended country school and graduated from Orchard, Nebraska Public High School at the age of 16 in 1944.
Dick entered the service in January, 1946 with the 526th TAS at Fort Knox, Kentucky. He was discharged as a Corporal in March, 1947.
Dick attended Norfolk Junior College in Norfolk, Nebraska for one year where he met his future wife. Dick transferred to Century College of Medical Technology in Chicago, graduating in 1949 as a Medical Technologist.
Dick married Romona Koza at the First Presbyterian Church in Norfolk, Nebraska. They enjoyed 51 plus years together. Romona preceded him in death on December 1, 2002.
Dick and Romona lived in Hays, Kansas prior to moving to Centerville in June, 1953. Dick was head of St. Joseph's Mercy Hospital Laboratory for 13 years. For three years he served as Personnel Director and as a Lay Director of Nurses. Dick was appointed President/CEO of St. Joseph's Mercy Hospital in 1969, serving 17 years. Dick retired in 1986 at the age of 58. During his tenure, the old hospital was closed when the patients were moved to the new building in 1979. After retirement, Dick worked for his daughter and son-in-law for a year after he retired learning to drive tractors again after 40 years. Dick felt it was the best transition he could have imagined.
Dick graduated from Centerville Junior College and the University of Minnesota. He was Exalted Ruler of Elks, a long time Rotarian, member of several local service boards and a long time member of First Presbyterian Church.
Dick was preceded in death by his wife, Romona, parents, three sisters, four brothers, grandson, Christopher and a daughter-in-law, Ann. Survivors include: son, Mark of Hamilton, Illinois, daughter, Marla Long (Gary) of Centerville, grandsons, Anthony Strope and daughter, Taylor of Nevada, Missouri, Jeremy Long (Jennifer) of Centerville, Jason Long (Ashley) of Centerville, granddaughters, Jennifer Donels (Todd) of Grinnell, Jaclyn Redinbaugh (Monty) of Exline as well as great grandchildren, Lauren, Luke, Libby, Colt and Chase Long of Centerville, Layne Redinbaugh of Exline, Jace and Addison Donels of Grinnell.
Funeral service will be 10:30 a.m., Saturday, December 30, 2017 at First Presbyterian Church in Centerville with Rev. Brian Hargrave officiating. Interment will immediately follow at Haines Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday, December 29, 2017 at Thomas Funeral Home in Centerville with the family present from 6-8 p.m. Memorials may be given to the Youth Groups at First United Methodist Church - Centerville, First Presbyterian Church – Centerville, or the Presbyterian Youth Group in Hamilton, Illinois and condolences may be shared at www.thomasfh.com.
Funeral Service for Timothy Pfanstiel, age 55, of Orchard, NE will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, December 29, 2017 at St. Peter's Lutheran Church in Orchard with Pastor Glen Emery officiating. Burial will be in Orchard Hills Cemetery. Visitation will be 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. Thursday, December 28, 2017 at Snider Memorial Funeral Home in Clearwater, NE. Tim passed away December 26, 2017 at Faith Regional Hospital in Norfolk, NE. Condolences may be directed to the family at www.snidermemorialfh.com.
Timothy Scot Pfanstiel was born on March 28, 1962 to Charles and Delores (DeBord) Pfanstiel in Plainview, Nebraska. He attended Osmond High School and graduated with the Class of 1980. Tim then went on to College at Technical Institute, Laramie Wyoming for Auto Body Restoration. He was united in marriage to Mary Cooper on June 22, 2002 at St. Peter's Lutheran Church in Orchard. He owned and operated as TSP Bodyshop in Orchard for many years. He then worked for Orchard Unified District until November 2016. He enjoyed his dogs, woodworking, fishing, pheasant hunting, yardwork, playing Santa Claus for many years, and being with his family and friends. He was a member of Orchard Fire and Rescue, St. Peter's Lutheran Church, and a mentor for TeamMates in Orchard.
He is survived by his wife, Mary of Orchard, NE. His parents, Charles and Delores Pfanstiel of Osmond, NE. Sisters: Joy and Barry Anderson of Tyler, TX; Shelley and David Kruse of Osmond, NE; and Alison and Jerry Dennis of Osmond, NE. Parents-in-law, Jim and Yvonne Cooper of Orchard, NE. Brother-in-laws: David Cooper of Norfolk, NE; Denis Cooper and Tami of Orchard, NE; and Mark and Cathy Cooper of Ewing, NE. Numerous nieces and nephews. Special friends: Ben, Kourtney, Deric and Carson Sayers of Orchard, NE and Lexie Schulz of Mitchell, SD.
Preceded in death by his grandparents.