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  • Tuesday, December 12, 2017 1:09 PM
    Mattix Paul Colt Wilson, nine months old, died peacefully in his sleep the morning of December 8.  Mattix was born February 13,  to Kimberly A. Anderson and Jared C. Wilson in Lincoln.

  • Tuesday, December 12, 2017 1:09 PM
    LaVonne A. Weittenhiller, 83, of Fairbury, formerly of Platteville, WI, passed away December 11, in Fairbury.

  • Monday, December 4, 2017 5:03 PM
    Jim D. Wise, 88, of Fairbury, passed away Nov. 24, in Fairbury. He was born January 9, 1929, in Fairbury.

  • Monday, December 4, 2017 5:02 PM
    Shirley A. Beran, 87, of Beatrice, passed away December 3, in Beatrice. She was born August 14, 1930, in Diller, to William and Opal (Hill) Glathar. 

  • Saturday, December 2, 2017 12:42 PM
    Martha Knobel age 83 of Fairbury passed away November 30, 2017 in Fairbury. She was born June 10, 1934 at Aurora, Nebraska

  • Monday, November 27, 2017 4:31 PM
    Elaine M. Vieth, 88, of Fairbury passed away November 26, at Gardenside LTC in Fairbury. She was born June 28, 1929, in Tomah, Wisconsin 
    Survivors are daughters and spouses: Barbara and George Ding of Phoenix, AZ., Susan and Michael Dux of Fairbury, Kathy and Bob Henning of Lincoln, Karen and Stephen Dux of Fairbury, Rhonda and Dean Fuelberth of Lincoln, 15 Grandchildren, nine great grandchildren, sister-in-law: Gene Hermes of Minneapolis, MN. 
    Services will be at 2:30 pm Thursday November 30,  at Zion Countryside Church – Gladstone, with Dr. Howard Law officiating. The family will greet friends Wednesday November 29th from 6:30 to 8:00 pm at Gerdes-Meyer Funeral Home in Fairbury. Viewing only at the funeral home. Memorials to the Church or 5 Star Bible Camp. Gerdes-Meyer Funeral Home are in charge of arrangements.

  • Monday, November 27, 2017 4:28 PM
    Cheryl L. Chilen, 74 of Gilbert, AZ, formerly Fairbury, passed away November 5, after a long struggle with ALS. 
    A memorial service will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday December 1, at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Fairbury. Gerdes-Meyer Funeral Home in Fairbury are in charge of arrangements.

  • Monday, November 27, 2017 4:28 PM
    Katherine E. Wadsworth 97 of Fairbury, passed away November 25, in Fairbury. She was born January 5, 1920, in Hamilton County, NE.

  • Tuesday, November 21, 2017 8:10 AM
    Milton “Lyle” Wilcox was born in Beatrice on March 5, 1925. He passed away on Nov. 16. 

  • Wednesday, November 15, 2017 2:37 PM
    Linda Loy Engelman of Deshler, was born May 20, 1947, in Deshler.  She departed this life Sunday, November 12, at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Lincoln, at the age of 70 years.
    She was cremated and a private family service will be held.
    Kroll Funeral Home of Deshler, is in charge of arrangements.

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