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Vincent Gene Kavanaugh Jr., age (57), of Leavenworth, Kansas formerly of Dixon

Monday, November 6th, 2017

Mass of Christian Burial for Vincent Gene Kavanaugh Jr. will be held at St. Anne’s Catholic Church in Dixon on Wednesday at 10:00 a.m. Visitation will be held at St. Anne’s Catholic Church in Dixon on Tuesday from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. with a Vigil Service Tuesday at 7:00 p.m. Interment will be at St. (more…)

Leota Swanson, age 93, of Wayne

Monday, November 6th, 2017

Funeral Services for, Leota Swanson, age 93, of Wayne will be held at the First United Methodist Church in Wayne on Wednesday at 1:30 p.m. Visitation will be held at Hasemann Funeral Home of Wayne on Tuesday from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. with family present. Interment will be at Elmwood Cemetery in (more…)

Josef E. Hastings, 60, of Niobrara

Tuesday, November 7th, 2017

Josef E. Hastings, 60, of Niobrara, Nebraska, passed away Monday, November 6, 2017, at his home. Mass of Christian Burial for Josef E. Hastings will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, November 10, 2017, at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Pender, NE; Father Gerald A. Leise, Jr. will be Celebrant. Burial will be in Rosehill Cemetery in Pender. A visitation will be Wednesday, November 8, 2017 from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. (more…)

Phyllis Hix, age 89, of Wayne

Tuesday, November 7th, 2017

Funeral Services for, Phyllis Hix, age 89, of Wayne will be held at the First Presbyterian Church in Wayne on Friday at 1:30 p.m. Visitation will be held at Hasemann Funeral Home of Wayne on Thursday from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. with family present. Interment will be at Greenwood Cemetery in Wayne.

Phyllis Hix, age 89, passed away on Monday, November 6, 2017, at the Providence Medical Center in (more…)

Patricia M. Ricketts, 70, of Denver

Thursday, November 9th, 2017

Patricia M. Ricketts, 70, of Denver, CO passed away on Saturday, November 6, 2017 at her home in Denver. Funeral services for Pat will be held on Saturday, November 18, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Wakefield, NE: Pastor William Bertrand will be officiating. The visitation will be Friday, November 17, 2017 from 5:00 until 7:00 p.m. at Bressler – Munderloh – Smith Funeral Home in (more…)

Gary Cooper, 67, of Bancroft

Thursday, November 9th, 2017

Gary Cooper, 67, of Bancroft, NE, passed away Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at Pender Community Hospital in Pender. Funeral services will be Saturday, November 11, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church in Pender; Reverend Kathy Montira will be officiating. The visitation will be Friday, November 10, 2017 from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church. The burial will be in the Bancroft Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the family for future (more…)

VETERAN’S DAY

Saturday, November 11th, 2017

Ruth Johnson, age 97, of Wayne, formerly of Battle Creek

Sunday, November 12th, 2017

Funeral Services for, Ruth Johnson, age 97, of Wayne formerly of Battle Creek will be held at Calvary Bible Evangelical Free Church in Wayne on Saturday at 10:00 a.m. Visitation will be held on Friday at Calvary Bible Evangelical Free Church in Wayne from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. with family. Interment with Military Rites will be held at Greenwood Cemetery in Wayne. She passed away Saturday at her home at (more…)

Caroline Mae (Beckmann) Zila, 67, of Thurston

Wednesday, November 15th, 2017

Caroline Mae (Beckmann) Zila, 67, of Thurston, Nebraska passed away Monday, November 13, 2017 at the Pender Community Hospital in Pender, NE. Funeral services will be Saturday, November 18, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Pender: Pastor Robert Schilling will be officiating. The visitation will be Friday, November 17, 2017 from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Munderloh-Smith Funeral (more…)

Dolores Arlene (Wheeler) Johnson, 90, of Wakefield

Wednesday, November 15th, 2017

Dolores Arlene (Wheeler) Johnson, 90, of Wakefield, Nebraska died on Monday, November 13, 2017 at the Wakefield Health Care Center in Wakefield, NE.  Funeral services will be held on Friday, November 17, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at Salem Lutheran Church in Wakefield. A visitation will be held Thursday, November 16, 2017 from 5:00 until 7:00 p.m. at Salem Lutheran Church.  Burial will be in the Wakefield (more…)

Wayne – Christmas on Main

Thursday, November 16th, 2017

Christmas on Main in Wayne will take place Thursday November 16, 2017 with a  parade at 6:30 p.m. Cider and S’mores, Carolers, Optimist Soup Supper, Store specials, Photos with Santa and Business open houses. (more…)

Carroll – 24th Annual Christmas-N-Carroll Craft Show

Friday, November 17th, 2017

The 24th Annual Christmas-N-Carroll Craft Show will be held on Friday November 17 from 6-9 p.m. and Saturday November 18 from 8:30 – 2:00 p.m. at the Carroll, Nebraska auditorium sponsored by the Carroll Volunteer Fire Department. Free admission with hourly door prizes. Concession stand available both days. Santa will be present Saturday from 9:30 – 11:30. Bring your camera for this great photo (more…)

Ponca – Activities at Ponca State Park

Saturday, November 18th, 2017

Here is a list of activities happening at Ponca State Park on November 18, 2017

10:00 am Critter Corner — Critter Corner is a very popular program for all ages.  This program provides a snapshot of wildlife found along the Missouri River.  Participants will be able to see and touch live critters, furs, feathers, shells, skulls, etc. Meet at the Resource and Education Center. Free.

1:00 pm Twig Trivet — Come make a holiday twig trivet. In November twigs are plentiful, and this (more…)

Carroll – 24th Annual Christmas-N-Carroll Craft Show

Saturday, November 18th, 2017

The 24th Annual Christmas-N-Carroll Craft Show will be held on Friday November 17 from 6-9 p.m. and Saturday November 18 from 8:30 – 2:00 p.m. at the Carroll, Nebraska auditorium sponsored by the Carroll Volunteer Fire Department. Free admission with hourly door prizes. Concession stand available both days. Santa will be present Saturday from 9:30 – 11:30. Bring your camera for this great photo (more…)

John Rees, age 87, of Wayne formerly of Carroll

Monday, November 20th, 2017

Funeral Services for, John Rees, age 87, of Wayne formerly of Carroll will be held at the First Presbyterian Church in Wayne on Wednesday at 10:00 a.m. Visitation will be held at Hasemann Funeral Home of Wayne on Tuesday from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. with family. Interment will be at Elmwood (more…)

THANKSGIVING DAY

Thursday, November 23rd, 2017

Bonnie Hirchert, age 86, of Laurel formerly of Dixon

Friday, November 24th, 2017

Funeral Services for Bonnie Hirchert, age 86, of Laurel formerly of Dixon are scheduled for 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday November 28, 2017 at the United Methodist Church in Laurel. Visitation is at the United Methodist Church in Laurel on Monday from 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. with family. Interment will be at the Laurel Cemetery. Arrangements are with Hasemann Funeral Home of (more…)

Ponca – Christmas in the Woods at Ponca State Park

Saturday, November 25th, 2017

Celebrate the holiday season at Ponca State Park, where families can enjoy the weekly seasonal activities of Christmas in the Woods.

Christmas in the Woods, which takes place Nov. 25, Dec. 2, Dec. 9 and Dec. 16, is a chance for families to do seasonal crafts, get a family photo taken, decorate a cookie or cupcake, attend an outdoor program, or (more…)

Rick Lund, age 93, of Wayne

Sunday, November 26th, 2017

Memorial Services for, Rick Lund, age 93, of Wayne First Presbyterian Church Wayne Saturday December 2nd, 11:00 a.m. Visitation will be held at Hasemann Funeral Home of Wayne on Friday December 1st from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. with family. Private Interment with Military Rites at Veterans (more…)

Sharon Starzl, 61, of Emerson

Tuesday, November 28th, 2017

Sharon Kaye (Portsche) Starzl, 61, of Emerson, Nebraska passed away Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City, Iowa. Mass of Christian Burial will be Friday, December 1, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Emerson; Father Gerald Leise will be celebrating Mass. The visitation will be Thursday, November 30, 2017 from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 with a prayer service at 7:00 p.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. The burial will be in Calvary Cemetery in (more…)

Steph Carlson, age 65, of Winside

Tuesday, November 28th, 2017

Memorial Services for Steph Carlson, age 65, of Winside will be held at the Winside American Legion Hall on Saturday December 2, 2017 at 1:30 p.m. Memorial Visitation will be held at the Winside American Legion Hall on Saturday at 12:30 p.m. Until Service Time. Interment with Military Rites will be at the Pleasant View Cemetery in Winside. Arrangements are with (more…)

Charlotte Vaught, age 98, of Wayne

Thursday, November 30th, 2017

Memorial Services for, Charlotte Vaught, age 98, of Wayne will be held at Hasemann Funeral Home of Wayne on Tuesday December 5, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. Memorial Visitation will be held at Hasemann Funeral Home in Wayne on Tuesday at 10:00 (more…)