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MOLLER-Wanda L., 76 yrs, Ashland, NE, Dec. 21, 2005 in Lincoln, retired A T & T, preceded in death by son Randy Moller, parents Tyler and Mina Nunn, sister Lula Mae Fipps, survived by husband Craig, son and daughters in law Reggie and Roberta Moller, Lincoln, NE, Mary Moller, Omaha, grandchildren and spouses Chad and Sherry Moller, Columbia, MO, Blaine and Heather Moller, Lincoln, Brandon and Molly Moller, Lincoln, Megan and Russell Fuchs, Arlington, NE, Kendra Moller, Omaha, 3 great grandchildren.
SERVICES Friday, Dec. 23, 2005 9:30 A.M., American Lutheran Church, Ashland, interment Ashland Cemetery, VISITATION Thursday, 5:30 – 8:00 P.M., Marcy Chapel, one hour before service at church. In lieu of flowers memorials to the family.
Ashland, NE 402/944-3343

December16, 2005
ALLEN-Glenda Jean, (Cuhel),
age 64, died 12-12-05 surrounded by her family.
She was born 9-5-41 in Genoa, NE. She is the daughter of Art Cuhel and Dora Cuhel-Fowler, Omaha. She graduated from Ralston High School in 1959, and attended Doane College. Glenda married Edward E. Allen, Jr. in 1976. She retired from Western Electric after 25 years and shortly after moved to Sun Lakes, AZ and became known as the Mayor of Nacoma Street, where she enjoyed the sun, her pool, and many friends. Her gift was loving people, entertaining people in her home, where her door was always open, and where she was delighted to set another place for more guests at her table! She was a devoted mother, daughter, and grandmother. Her love was unconditional and serves as an example to many. Her greatest joy was her grandchildren, Summer, Ryan, and Justin. Glenda is survived by her husband, Edward Allen, of Sun Lakes, AZ; her mother, Dora Cuhel-Fowler, of Omaha; her two daughters; Shawnalee Neitzel, of Papillion, NE, Colleen Brobisky of Willard, MO; seven
grandchildren, Summer Murphy and her husband, Mike of Ralston, NE, Ryan
Neitzel, of Springfield, NE, Justin Becker of Willard, MO, Jennifer and Angela Allen, of Omaha, Stephanie and Jerry Allen, Jr. of AZ; two great-granddaughters, Kaitlin Rose and Gracie Renee Murphy of Ralston, NE. She will be missed dearly.
Memorial Service Saturday, December 17 at 11:00 am Ralston United Church of Christ 7638 Maywood Street Ralston, NE 68127. Memorial donations can be made to Ralston United Church of Christ (listed above) Or Louisville Care Center, 410 West 5 St, Louisville, NE 68037-6006.
11902 W. Center Rd. 333-7200

December 15, 2005
An active employee at Comscope – Production Control.
YATES-Raymond DeWayne,
born 4/11/1950 passed away Sunday 12/11/2005. Preceded
in death by mother and father. Survived by his companion, Melinda Lucas; son and daughter, Jeff and Cindy Yates; grandchildren, Morgan, Darian, and Alysia Yates; numerous brothers and sisters; aunts; uncles; nieces; nephews.
Cremated. Memorial Service Friday, December 16 10am at St. Ambrose Cathedral, 607 High St. Des Moines, IA

December 12, 2005
BRUMBAUGH-Edgar A., age 84,
Co. Bluffs. Retired press operator at Western Electric. Preceded by parents, sister, Ruth Price, and brother, Arthur. Survived by wife, Joan of Co. Bluffs, sons, Edgar Jr. and wife Sue of Beaver Creek, Ohio, Dale of Omaha, and David and wife Alane of Bartlesville, OK., grandson, Ryan, brothers, Russell, Chester and wife Barbara, Lawrence & wife Shirley, and sister, Thelma Barkley all of Ohio.
FUNERAL SERVICE, Tuesday, 11:00 a.m. Cutler-O’Neill Funeral Home. Burial, Tuesday, 2:30 p.m. Holst Cemetery in Yutan, NE. Visitation with the Family, Monday, 6:30-8:00 p.m. at the Mortuary. Memorials to Peace Church of the Brethern preferred. Cutler-O’Neill-Meyer-Woodring 545 Willow Ave. 322-7779

December 5, 2005
age 76 years of Omaha. Preceded in death by son, Daniel. Survived by husband, John E. Wermuth; son, Sean E. Lynch, Denver, CO; grandchildren, Jennifer, Sean, Jr., Christopher, Shawnna, Michael and Brandy Lynch; great-grandsons, Mason and Benjamin Lynch; brothers and sisters, Everett Hemnes, Marvin Olson, Phyllis Eggenweiler, Ardith Tiahart, Donna Monford. Charter Member of IBEW Local 1974.
Services 1 pm Tues. from the Mortuary. Interment Graceland Park Cemetery.
Visitation Mon. 5-8:30 pm.
5108 “F” St. 402-731-1234

December 5, 2005
FAST-Anna M.,
age 89, of Omaha, died 12/3/05 of a lengthy illness. Born 2/19/16 in Pierce County, NE to parents, G. E. Dean and Minnie Zahn. Retired from Western Electric and was a member of AT&T Pioneers, the Crochet Club, and Globe Spinners Square Dance Club. Member of St. John Vianney Church. Preceded in death by parents; 7 brothers and sisters; 2 husbands; 1 grandson; 1 great-grandson. Survived by daughter, Diane and husband, Gene Webb, Shreveport, LA; son, Arlen Gudenkauf, Omaha; sister, Anita Banks, Wausa, NE; 3 grandchildren, Annette Guttierrez, Atlanta, GA, Mark and Mike Webb, Shreveport, LA; 7 great-grandchildren; 2 great-great-grandchildren; step-son, Myron Fast, Houston, TX; step-daughter, Verlyn Edwards, Denver, CO.
In lieu of flowers, Memorials may be made to St. John Vianney Building Fund. Visitation begins Mon. 3 pm with Wake Service at 7 pm at West Center Chapel. Services Tues. 10 am St. John Vianney Church. Interment St. Mary’s Cemetery, Osmond, NE at 3 pm. HEAFEY-HEAFEY-HOFFMANN-DWORAK-CUTLER
78th & West Center 391-3900

December 4, 2005
BOGER – Charles
age 47 of Omaha, NE. Preceded in death by his brother Ajdrna, Jr. Survived by wife Brenda. Sons and daughter-in-law Kristopher and Marcy of Valley, NE, Kody and Amanda in the Navy in Japan, Kyle and Kolton of Omaha. grandchildren Taylor and Kyana. parents Ajdrna, Sr. and Carol Boger of Valley, NE. Brothers and sisters-in-law Mark and Diane of Fort Calhoun, NE and James and Rhonda of Valley, NE. sister and brother-in-law Deborah and Darin Duncan of Omaha, NE; mother-in-law Monica Hixson of Omaha, NE. nieces and nephews.
VISITATION Monday from 4 to 6 at St. Stephen The Martyr Catholic Church in Omaha, (16701 “S” St.). Scriptural Rosary at 6 PM at the Church. Funeral Mass on Tuesday at 10:30 AM at St. Stephen The Martyr Catholic Church. Interment Prospect Hill in Elkhorn. Military Honors conducted by Benson VFW #2503. Memorials to the church or the American Cancer Society.
21901 West Maple 289-2222

November 27, 2005
age 78, of Omaha. Preceded in Death By: Husband: Everett Wilkins, Sr. Survived by: Daughters and Son-in-Law: Rhonada and Roger Lantz, Jeanine Walters; Sons and Daughters-in-Law: Bernard and Sue Wilkins, Everett D. Wilkins, Jr.; Grandchildren: Erica, Barry, Libby, Stacie, Steven, Michelle, Gary, Shane, Cally, Emily, and Leah; Great Grandchildren: Georgia, Shelby, Ashley, Clayton, Megan, Samantha, and Steven; Sisters: Dolores Rowe, Marjorie Makings; Brother: Bill Cemer.
Funeral Service 10:00 AM Monday at Roeder Mortuary (108th Street Chapel)
Interment Blair Cemetery. Visitation: 6:00 – 8:00 PM Sunday at mortuary.
2727 North 108th St. 496-9000

October 11, 2005
age 65, 10/10/05, Bellevue. Survived by wife, Marilyn.
22nd & Hancock, Bellevue 291-5000

September 29, 2005
RUTTEN—Maryann K.,
68 years, Omaha. Survived by husband, Robert; 4 children; 9 grandchildren; 1 great-granddaughter; 2 brothers.
Memorial Services Sat. 11:30 am West Center Chapel. Memorials to the family.
78th & West Center 391-3900

September 15,2005
(widow of Lloyd), age 79, Waverly, died September 12, 2005. Survived by sons and daughters-in-law: Jerry and Shari, Kearney, Larry and Loretta, Hickman; 5 Grandchildren;
8 Great Grandchildren.
FUNERAL SERVICES 3:00 pm, Friday, Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home. Visitation with family 6 pm to 8 pm Thursday. LINCOLN MEMORIAL FUNERAL HOME
6800 S. 14th St, Lincoln, NE 402-423-1515

June 28, 2005
age 84yrs, of Omaha. 31 year employee of Western Electric. Survived by brother sister-in-law, Leslie and Susan Wigg, of Yutan, NE; sisters, Dorothy James, Minneapolis, MN, and Ruth Bock, of Deluth, MN; nieces and nephews.
VISITATION Thurs 6-8pm, at the Funeral Home. Futher services and Intermetn in Minnesota. REICHMUTH FUNERAL HOME
21901 West Maple 289-2222

June 21, 2005
KELSEY—Wesley “Wes” E.,
70 years, Council Bluffs, 6/19/05. Retired employee of Lucent Technology. Survived by wife of 47 years, Susanne C. (Roach) Kelsey.
Visitation with the family Wed. 6-8 pm at the Funeral Home. Graveside Services 2pm with Military Rites, Thurs., 6/23/05, Cedar Lawn Cemetery followed by luncheon at VFW Club. Memorials suggested to either American Lung Association or Faith Lutheran Church, Council Bluffs. 
Funeral Home
545 Willow Ave. 322-7779

June 21, 2005
Theodore A. “Ted” Bulling,
73, Lincoln , died Sunday ( 6/19/05 ) from pancreatic cancer. Born, Oct. 18, 1931 , to Paul and Ruth (Olson) Bulling in Lincoln . Retired, Lucent Technologies, was part-time courier for Quest Diagnostics. Member: Evangelical United Lutheran Church; past master and 41-year proficient member of Comet Lodge 229, Ceresco; Scottish Rite; Sesostris Shrine; Platte Valley Shrine club; bicycle parade club; American Legion Post 244; VFW Post 131. Veteran, Korean War. Inhis younger days he coached Little League Baseball, was a Weblos leader and Scout Master of Troop 23.

Survivors: wife, Connie; sons, daughters-in-law, Ted Jr. and Denise, Dan and Karen, all of Lincoln; grandchildren, Zachary, Nathan, Emily, Elliott Bulling; sister, brother-in-law, Elaine and Kenneth Hanson, Davey; sisters-in-law, Adella Bulling, Milford, Dee Bulling, Lincoln; special friends, Lester and Barbara Swanson, Lincoln.

Services: 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, United Lutheran Church , 5345 Fremont St. Visitation: 2-8 p.m. , with family greeting friends 6-8 p.m. , today, Metcalf Funeral Home, 245 N. 27th St. ; one hour before services Wednesday, church. Pallbearers: Paul Holt, Rodger Osburn, Don Morris, Jerry Niday, Gerald Brodd and Matt Osburn. Honorary pallbearers: grandchildren. Memorials may be sent to the church or the Shrine Hospital Transportation Fund. Condolences and personal reflections may left online at

June 16, 2005
age 65, of Omaha, passed away 6/14/2005. Mr. Blanchard was a retired employee of Lucent. He was a member of St. Robert Bellarmine Church, member of Ducks Unlimited, Trout Unlimited and was an avid conservationist. Also a member of the Masonic Lodge and the Shrine.
Survivors include his wife, Judy, of Omaha; mother, Helen Blanchard, Co. Bluffs; 1 son, John L. Blanchard Jr, Denver, Co; 1 daughter, Susan Shockey and husband Tom, Co. Bluffs; 3 sisters, Katherine Ellerbeck and husband Larry, of Lincoln, Jeanie Hawk, Co. Bluffs, Patricia Spurway and husband Richard, Denver, CO; 2 brothers, Richard Blanchard, of Basalt, CO and Robert and wife Susan, of Centennial, CO; 2 step-daughters, Jennifer Stuck and husband Jeff, of Tempe, AZ, and Julia Holder, Omaha; 6 grandchildren. Preceded in death by father, Clyde (1982).
MASS Fri 10:30am St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Co. Bluffs. Interment St. Joseph Cemetery. WAKE SERVICE Thurs 7pm, Cutler O’Neill Chapel. Memorials are suggested to Ducks Unlimited, American Cancer Society, or the charity of your choice. CUTLER-O’NEILL-MEYER-WOODRING
Funeral Home
545 Willow Ave. 322-7779

June 15, 2005
MAIZNER—Maxine E.,
age 78. Worked for AT&T, owned her own wallpaper business, and was a volunteer do cent for Henry Doorly Zoo. Preceded in death by husband, Claus. Survived by nieces and nephews, and aunt, Doris Splittgerber.
PUBLIC VISITATION starting Wed. 2pm, with VISITATION with family Wed. from 6:30-8:30pm at the 72nd St. Chapel. In lieu of flowers, memorials to GRINN and the Nebraska Humane Society.
1010 North 72nd St., 391-1664

May 29, 2005
FEY—Al J.,
age 75, of Papillion. Retired from Western Electric. Preceded in death by sister, Elizabeth Catherman. Survived by wife, Marlene; sons and daughters-in-law, Jeffrey and Carol Fey, John and Shirley Fey, James and Judi Fey; daughter and son-in-law, Joyce and Dan Newburn; 9 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren; brother, Ed Fey; brother and sister-in-law, Don and Marie Fey.
Visitation Mon. Noon to 3 pm at Funeral Home. Funeral Tues. 11 am Trinity Lutheran Church (330 W. Halleck, Papillion). Interment Fairview Cemetery. Military Honors by Papillion American Legion. In lieu of flowers, family requests memorials to Trinity Lutheran Church. BETHANY FUNERAL HOME  82nd & Harrison 593-6100

May 25, 2005
JIRKA—Roger L.,
age 61 years of Omaha. Retired Lucent cable plant EA. Survived by mother, Sadie Jirka; wife, Jane R.; children, Phillip A., Lori J., Kim Gerety, Joseph A.; 7 grandchildren.
Services 2 pm Tues. at Mortuary. Interment Hillcrest Cemetery. Visitation Tues. 1 pm until time of Service. Memorials to MS Society.
5108 “F” St. 402-731-1234

May 19. 2005
age 66, 5-16-05. Retired from Avaya. Preceded in death by parents, Jack James Hamilton, Eugenia B. Johnson; husband, Edgar C. Sayers, Sr.; brother, Eugene James Hamilton; daughter, Cheryl D. Sayers. Survived by sons, Steven C. Sayers, Omaha, Glenn E. Sayers (Sonya), Des Moine, IA, Kevin M. Sayers (Carol), Omaha; daughters, Glenette Sayers-Robinson (T.J.), Omaha, Arlene B. Sayers, Dallas, TX, Mary C. Sayers, Omaha; sister, Ida Mae Epps (Thad), San Diego, CA; step-mother, Pearl Hamilton, Omaha; 20 grandchildren; 36 great-grandchildren; host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and many special friends.
VISITATION with family Friday 7pm to 8pm Myers Chapel. SERVICES Saturday 10am Salem Baptist Church (Pastor Leonard French, officiant) Interment Mt. Hope Cemetery. MYERS FUNERAL SERVICE
2416 N. 22nd St., 68110 346-0248

May 19, 2005
age 59, of Omaha, passed away May 15, 2005. Preceded in death by parents, Anthony and Cecilia Lassek; sister, Dorothy Julian; brother, Richard Lassek. Survived by wife of 37 yrs., Barbara Lassek; daughter, Rachel (Cole) Schulte; brothers, Anthony (Jane) Lassek, James (Sally) Lassek, Robert Lassek, Ben (Tina) Lassek; sister, Connie Haas;
sisters-in-law, Linda Vaughn and Robin Reiss; brother-in-law, William Julian; many other relatives and friends.
Memorial Service: 1 PM, Friday at Braman Mortuary Visit to leave a condolence.
1702 N. 72nd St. 391-2171

May 18, 2005
SCHOLER—Darrel Gene
age 82 of Omaha, passed away 5/17/05. He retired from Western Electric in 1988 and is a veteran of WWII and a graduate of Iowa State University. Preceded in death by son, David Scholer; parents, Frank and Emma Scholer; brother and sister-in-law, Bud and Mabel Scholer; niece, Peg Holmes. Survived by his wife of 61 years, Pearl; sons and daughter-in-law, Tom, Dan and Jan, Mark Scholer; daughters and sons-in-law, Cathie Scholer, Kris and Steve Byrne, Mary and Kevin Pauba; grandchildren, Lori, Jennifer, Jon, Ryan, Amy, Rachel, Jacob, Lauren, Rebecca, Brent, Andrew and Kaiden; great grandchildren, Evan, Jordyn and Rory.
SERVICES Fri. 10am at the Calvary Lutheran Church, 2941 N. 80th St. Interment Calvary Cemetery. A Prayer Service will be held Thur. 6pm with Visitation continuing until 8pm at the 72nd St. Chapel. Memorials to the Madonna School or Calvary Lutheran Church. JOHN A. GENTLEMAN MORTUARIES
1010 North 72nd St., 391-1664

May 16, 2005
age 85 of Lincoln, died 5/14/05. Former employee 
Western Electric.
Funeral Services 2 pm Tues. Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home.
6800 S. 14th St, Lincoln, NE 402-423-1515

May 9, 2005
66 of Omaha. Long-time employee of Western Electric. Survived by wife, Lyleth Gardner, Omaha; children, Tammy Halpin, Norfolk, NE, Casey A. Gardner and Michael Gardner, both of Omaha, Angella Zellner, Bellevue; 7 grandchildren; brother, Don Gardner (Susan), Nebraska City.
Services 11 am Mon. Hamburg Baptist Church, Hamburg, IA. Burial in Mt. Olive Cemetery, rural Hamburg. Family Visitation 7-8 pm Sun. at Rash-Gude Funeral Home, Hamburg, IA. Memorials to Hamburg Baptist Church. Rash-Gude Funeral Home Hamburg, IA

Posted 4-29-05
PECHA—William R.,
age 78, of Omaha. Preceded in death by parents and brother, Andrew. Survived by wife, Dolores; son and daughter-in-law, Steven and Lori Pecha; daughter and son-in-law, Karen and Richard Bouckaert; grandsons Richard, Michael, James and Thomas; stepsons Doug (Sue) Baker, David Baker; brothers Joseph Pecha, Frank (Rita) Pecha; sister, Elinor Pecha.
VISITATION Friday after 4:00 p.m. with Vigil Service at 7:00 p.m. at funeral home. Funeral Saturday 9:15 a.m. Bethany Chapel to St. Thomas More Catholic Church (48th and Grover) at 10:00 a.m. for Mass of Christian Burial. Interment St. John’s Cemetery. Military Honors by American Legion Post 331. BETHANY FUNERAL HOME 82nd & Harrison 593-6100

April 27, 2005
TOLEDO—Hortencia (Tange),
age 70, of Bellevue. Preceded in death by mother, father, and 2 sisters. Survived by brothers and sisters-in-law, Joe and Gwen, Vince and Judy; sisters and brothers-in-law, Trini and Joe Cervantes, Mary and Cecil Delgado, Virginia and Jesus Hernandez, of Omaha, Delores and Juan Temprano, Madison, WI; many loving nieces and nephews.
SERVICE Thurs 9:30am, Korisko Larkin Staskiewicz Chapel to Our Lady of Guadelupe Church for 10am MASS. VISITATION Wed. 4-8:30pm, with 7:30pm WAKE SERVICE at Funeral Home. Interment St. John Cemetery. KORISKO LARKIN STASKIEWICZ
5108 “F” St. 402-731-1234

ROSNO—John D., age 72 years, Omaha. Preceded in death by parents, John and Laura Mae Rosno, and wife, Dorothy Rosno. Survived by adopted son, David Rosno and wife, Amy of Eagle, WI; adopted daughter, Annette Rosenof Omaha; two grandsons; sisters: Dora Fejeran of Escondido, CA, Sue Davies of Boonville, CA, Phyllis Nelson of Oakdale, NE.
VIGIL SERVICE Thursday, 7:00 p.m., West Center Chapel. PRIVATE FAMILY
SERVICE Friday. Private Interment Calvary, with full military honors by Millard American Legion Post #374 & VFW Post #8334. MEMORIALS to St. Joan of Arc Endowment Fund. VISITATION from 4:00 p.m. Thursday, West Center Chapel, with family receiving friends 6:00-8:00 p.m. HEAFEY-HEAFEY-HOFFMANN
78th & West Center 391-3900

ULFERS—Ardyth (Ford), age 89 years, Omaha. Born on August 22, 1915, she was raised in the heart of South Omaha where she attended school at St. Agnes and later attended Mount St. Mary’s. On Good Friday, at the age of three, she saved her brother Jack and one of his friends from drowning in a flooded hole by pulling each of them out by their hair.
She began working for the Bell Telephone Company in 1941. In 1944, she enlisted in the Navy where she served as a lifeguard. As a Navy WAVE, she saved three military nurses from drowning, and swam in several ten-mile marathons. Ardythe continued her career at the Bell Telephone Company, and later transferred to Western Electric when it opened. She was one of the first women to be employed at the Omaha Works. She retired in 1973 after serving a total of 35 years with the telephone companies.
Ardythe was a parishioner of Holy Name, St. James, and St. Elizabeth Seton churches where she was often referred to as “the hat lady.” Ardythe died at the age of 89 on Valentine’s Day at Victoria Gardens in Bellevue, NE, after suffering from pneumonia and Alzheimer’s disease. Loving family members, amazing staff members, and wonderful caregivers surrounded and supported her.
She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Elizabeth (Phillips) Ford; brother, Jack; and beloved husband, Durward “Dude” Ulfers. Surviving family members include: daughter, Cyndi Gade Stastny and husband, Larry; special stepson, Rod Ulfers and wife, Jean; granddaughters: Angel Podraza, Danielle Koory and husband Micky, Andi Ulfers, Stacie Denning and husband Ted; great-grandchildren: Tyler and Jakob Koory, Zach, Josh, Sara and Michael Denning, Durward and Bev Ulfers.
VIGIL SERVICE: Friday, 6:30 p.m., West Center Chapel. MEMORIAL MASS: Saturday, 10:00 a.m., Sacred Heart Catholic Church. PRIVATE INURNMENT: Calvary, with full military honors by Benson V.F.W. Post #2503. IN LIEU OF FLOWERS, memorials to Sacred Heart Church; Holy Name Church; Alzheimer’s Association; or VNA Hospice. No Visitation. HEAFEY-HEAFEY-HOFFMANN DWORAK-CUTLER
78th & West Center 391-3900

MUEHLHAUSEN—Charles, age 86, of Lincoln, passed away 02-09-05. Born 01-03-19 to John and Lena (Albers) Muehlhausen in Lincoln, NE. Retired from Western Electric after 35 years; Department Chief Member of American Telephone Pioneers of America Survived by son and daughter-in-law, Gary and Kathy Muehlhausen, of Baxter, MN;
daughter and son-in-law, Bonnie and Rick Vanden Avond, of Pillager, MN; son and daughter-in-law, Glen and Nancy Muehlhausen, of Davey, NE; son and daughter-in-law, Ray and Penni Muehlhausen, of Lincoln; 12 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; 3 sisters and 2 brothers. Preceded in death by parents; wife, Wilma; sister, Lucille; granddaughter, Melissa; and daughter-in-law, Karen.
FUNERAL SERVICE will be Monday, February 14 at 3.00 PM at Northeast United Church of Christ, 6200 Adams, Lincoln, NE 68507. Pastor Tom Guenther will officiate. VISITATION will be Sunday from 4-9PM with family greeting from 4-7PM and Monday from 9:00 AM – noon all at the funeral home. Memorials to the church. 
LINCOLN MEMORIAL FUNERAL HOME 6800 S. 14th St, Lincoln, NE 402-423-1515

CURRAN—Dennis J., age 71, of Omaha, (Retired from ATT). Survived by wife, Barbara Curran; daughter and son-in-law, Denise and Jim Shotkoski; son and daughter-in-law, Cory and Tami Curran; grandchildren, Robby (Jenny) Egan, Trent Egan, Joshua Curran, Seth Curran, Hannah Curran; sisters and brothers-in-law, Judie and Mike Holtzen, Nancy and Paul Branecki; brother and sister-in-law, Terry and Diane Reard; sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Marilyn and Don Dugan; many nieces and nephews.
FUNERAL SERVICE 10am Saturday at St. Michael Lutheran Church (13232 Blondo St). Interment Forest Lawn Cemetery. Memorials to American Heart Association or American Cancer Society. VISITATION 6pm-8pm Friday at Mortuary.
2727 North 108th St.
Omaha, NE

MENZIES—Arthur J. “Art”, age 71, Omaha. Survived by wife, Kathleen H. (Dillon) Menzies; son and daughter in law John and Theresa Menzies, Chandler, AZ; daughters and sons-in-law, Susan and Tim Hartigan, Omaha, Mary and John Walstrom, Carmel, IN, Terese and Shon Thielen, Omaha; grandchildren, Tess and Sophie Menzies, Erin and Amy Hartigan, Stephanie, Katie and Ryan Walstrom, Austen and Addie Thielen; sister, Margaret Ann Amireault and husband Jim, Apple Valley, MN; brother in law and sister in law, Francis and Mary Dillon, Gretna, NE; sister in law, Jo Dillon; aunt, Antoinette Lee, both of Omaha.
VIGIL SERVICE Monday 7pm West Center Chapel. SERVICES Tuesday 9:30am West Center Chapel to St. Robert Bellarmine Catholic Church at 10am. Interment, Calvary Cemetery. Memorials to St. Robert Bellarmine Catholic Church Building Fund. 
78th & West Center 391-3900

SMITH—James C., 74, Lincoln died Tuesday, (2-8-05). Born Crete, NE (9-25-1930) to Dean and Ethel (Merrill) Smith. Ret. Traffic Engineering Manager for LT & T Co. Member: St. Andrews Lutheran Church; Telephone Pioneers. Survived by wife: Verna M.; sons and daughters-in-law: Rev. David and Susan Smith, Lincoln; Steve and Leann Smith, Tucson, AZ; grandchildren, spouse: Aaron and Jenni Smith, Adam, David James and Eliza Smith. Preceded in death by parents, son – James L. Smith, brother, William.
FUNERAL SERVICE 10am Saturday (2-12-05) St. Andrew’s Lutheran Church, 1015 Lancaster Lane. Pastor Dan Cosson. Interment in Fairview Cemetery. Memorials in lieu of flowers to the Church or family. Visitation: 2pm Friday, family will greet friends from 7-8:30pm at Roper and Sons, 4300 OSt. and one hour prior to service time at the Church. Pallbearers: Aaron, Adam, David and Eliza Smith, Bob, Bill and Brad
Dankenbring. Honorary Pallbearers: Corey and Scott Vasey, Derek Miller, T. J. Oschner, Larry Dankenbring. Condolences or personal reflections may be sent online to ROPER & SONS Funeral Services Lincoln, NE (402) 476-1225

age 68, San Diego, CA, formerly of Plattsmouth. Survived by husband, Rod; son and daughter-inlaw, Larry and Joyce Hunter, Escondito, CA; daughters and spouses, Diane and Dan Rak, Plattsmouth, NE, Katheryn Hunter and Charlie Zillges, Omaha; 4 grandchildren; 1 great-granddaughter; mother, Louise Bohling, Lincoln, NE; 4 sisters and brothers-in-law, Elenora Caspers, Lincoln, Betty and Rod Buss, Blue Hill, NE, Iva Hogrefe, Valley, NE, Beverly and John McLaughlin, Lincoln; numerous nieces and nephews.
SERVICES 11am Sat. West Bellevue Baptist Church. Interment St. John’s Cemetery, Bellevue. VISITATION Fri 1-9pm, with family receiving relatives and friends 6-8pm at Mortuary. Memorials to the family’s choice. ROBY FUNERAL HOME
296-3123 Plattsmouth, NE

KRAFT—Pauline F., age 68 of Omaha. Pauline was born to Joseph and Emma Ueding on 12/6/36 at Macy, NE. She came to Omaha where she met her husband, Gerald J. Kraft, Sr. and was married 7/8/61. She worked for Western Electric for 16 years before retirement. She’s preceded in death by her husband, Gerald. Survived by daughter and son-in-law, Pam and Ted Cole, Scottsdale, AZ; son and daughter-in-law, Jerry and Michelle Kraft, Papillion; 4 grandchildren, Christopher and Amanda Cole, Scottsdale, AZ, Kaitlynn and Alyssa Kraft, Papillion; brothers, Tony Ueding, Omaha, Carl Ueding, Tekamah, NE; 3 sisters, Frances Dickison, South Sioux City, NE, Margaret Jensen, Omaha, Martha Weber, Chicago, IL; nieces, nephews and friends.

SERVICES Wed. 1 pm Westlawn-Hillcrest Funeral Home. Interment Westlawn-Hillcrest Memorial Park. VISITATION Tues. 2-8 pm with family receiving friends from 6-8 pm with Rosary at 7 pm all at Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to Amercan Cancer Society. WESTLAWN-HILLCREST
Memorial Park Funeral Home
5701 Center Street 402-556-2500

BLAKE—John E.– age 66 of Omaha, NE. Preceded in death by
his parents. Survived by daughter, Joni Blake; daughter and son-in-
law, Kristi and Steve Farrington; granddaughter, Jenna Farrington; mother of his children, Lea Blake; dear friend, Kay Remus; a host of friends.
MEMORIAL SERVICES Sat 12/18/04, 11am, Westlawn-Hillcrest Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers memorials are suggested to the family. WESTLAWN-HILLCREST
Memorial Park Funeral Home

LUEBBERT—Barbara E., age 73, Omaha. Former longtime employee of Western Electric. Preceded in death by parents, John and Josphine (Stessman) Sonderman; sisters, Olive Nebel and Joan Wilkinson; grandson, Peter. Survived by husband, Francis J. “Frank”; sons and daughters-in-law, David and Jean, Bellevue, WA, Steven and Patricia, Colorado Springs, CO, Michael and Samantha, Omaha, James and Kristin, Philadelphia, PA, Robert and Rose, Omaha, Daniel and Karla, St. Louis, MO, Christopher, Omaha; 16 grandchildren; brothers, Charles and wife, Jo Sonderman, Akron, OH, John Sonderman, Julius and wife, Carolyn Sonderman, all Omaha; sister, Rosemary and husband, Art Bowditch, Eugene, OR; nieces and nephews.
Vigil Service Fri 7pm West Center Chapel. SERVICES Sat 9am Christ the King Catholic Church. Interment Resurrection. Memorials to Christ the King Catholic Church. VISITATION from 4pm Fri. West Center Chapel and 8:45am Sat at Church.
78th & West Center 391-3900

FREITAG – Ernest O.,
79 yrs., Omaha. Former longtime employee of Western Electric. Preceded in death by granddaughter, Laura Gardner. Survived by wife, Barbara; 4 daughters, Sybilla and husband LeRoy Trofholz, Schuyler, NE, Ursula and husband Bill Gardner, Ashland, Monika Seeba, of Alaska, Martina Hendrix, Treynor, IA; 2 sons and daughters-in-law, Joe and Alice Mittelsdorf, Stanton, NE, Fred and Michaela Freitag, Omaha; 12 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; brother and sister-in-law, Herman and Laura Freitag.
SERVICES Thurs. 1 pm, Korisko Larkin Staskiewicz Chapel. VISITATION Wed. 4-6 pm. Interment Graceland Park

JENSEN – Richard W., age 71, Omaha. Retired from AT&T. Survived by wife, Lois; daughters, Cherie Johnson and spouse Mike, Tami Jensen and fiance Roger Swanson; grandchildren, Bobbi and Nic Wiens. Preceded in death by daughter, Kimberly; parents, Walter and Bernice Jensen.

FUNERAL SERVICE 11 am Mon., King of Kings Lutheran Church, 11615 I. St. Interment Forest Lawn Cemetery. Memorials to American Cancer Society. VISITATION with family 5-7 pm Sun., at Mortuary.

SMALLEY – Sandra Kay Wallar,
age 61, Nehawka, NE. Survived by son, Jeff Smalley; sister, Linda Keator, both of Nehawka; several aunts; uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews. She was a computer coordinator for AT&T and Lucent Technologies.

Memorial Services, 11AM, Wednesday, Nehawka United Methodist Church. Interment, Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Nehawka. No visitation. Memorials to Nehawka Rescue Squad or Nehawka United Methodist Church. Messages of condolence may be emailed to

Marshall Funeral Chapels, Inc
Nebraska City, NE 402-873-5331
ROHMAN – Charles D.
, age 77, Wahoo. Survived by wife, Mary Ann, Wahoo; son, Mick Rohman and special friend Pat Hunter, Wahoo; daughter, Melanie (Terry) Stromberg, Fort Collins, CO; mother-in-law, Shirley Hanson, Wahoo; brother-in-law, Larry Peck, Wahoo;
sister-in-law, Claudia Rohman, Cedar Bluffs; grandchildren, Tracy and Bo Stromberg, Fort Collins, CO, Matthew and Linsey Rohman, Blair; nieces; nephews.
FUNERAL SERVICE – Sept 25, Sat. 10 am, First Congregational Church. VISITATION 
Fri. 2-8 pm with Masonic Service 7 pm, Wahoo Lodge #59 A.F. & A.M. Burial Sunrise Cemetery. Military Graveside Honors American Legion #82 and VFW Post #4502. Memorials to Wahoo Rescue Squad or St. Elizabeth Hospice. View complete obituary and send condolences

NELSON – Alice ‘Faye’, age 91, 8-19-2004, Omaha. Preceded in death by husband, Gilbert Sr., son, Milton D. Survived by sons & daughters-in-law, Gilbert Jr. (Gill) and Shirley, Ron and Karen, Ken and Lindy, Judy, Pauline; 10 grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren. Memorials to Humane Society. Private Graveside Services.