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Tue
26
May

Mildred Zimmer

Mildred M. Zimmer 75 of Fairbury, NE. passed away February 19, 2015 at the Heritage Care Center in Fairbury. She was born September 6, 1939. Survivors are Children: Harold “Rob” & Shelley Zimmer of Fairbury, Lori Miller of NC., Larry “John” Zimmer of Fairbury, Shari Withers & Don of Des Moines, IA., 10 Grandchildren, 5 Great Grandchildren, Sisters: Laurel “June” Troxel of Fairbury, Lois Ziemann & Randy of Western, Sisters-in-law: Beverly Cordry of Blue Springs, Bonnie Cordry Preston of Jansen, Numerous Aunts, Uncles, Cousins, Nieces & Nephews. Cremation has taken place. Graveside services will be  at the Enos Dale Cemetery- Washington, KS.

Tue
26
May

Gertrude Sarah Burda

Gertrude Sarah Burda, age 93, Born January 23, 1922, passed away on May 18, 2015.
Gertrude was the third daughter of seven children born to Ernest & Sarah Reuwsaat in Crawford County, Iowa. She attended the Coon Grove Country School and graduated from Dennison High School. After Commercial Extension School in Omaha, Nebraska, Gertrude worked for the Civil Service Department in Omaha.
Gertrude married Jim Mayhugh. They had 4 children. After living in Des Moines & Ottumwa, Iowa, Gertrude & her children moved to Council Bluffs, Iowa where she worked for the Corp of Engineers on the Fort Randall Dam project.
Gertrude married Francis Steinmetz in 1957. The family moved to Fairbury where the children were raised. 
Gertrude married Emil Burda. After his death, she lived in both Beatrice and Lincoln where she resided until her death.
Tue
26
May

Sheila J. DeMars

Sheila J. DeMars 59 of Steele City, NE. passed away May 22, 2015 in Steele City. She was born April 12, 1956 at Independence, MO.  Survivors are Partner: Rick Seeley of Steele City, Father: Charlie Rolen of Mahaska, KS., Brother: Dale Henry of Norton, KS., Sister: Merna Elder of Trescott, KS. Cremation has taken place. Graveside services will be at 2:00 p.m. Saturday May 30, 2015 at the Mahaska Cemetery-Mahaska, KS. Memorials to the family’s choice. Gerdes-Meyer Funeral Home in Fairbury is in charge of arrangements.

Tue
26
May

Teddy D. Fleck

Teddy D. Fleck 63 of Fairbury, NE passed away May 21, 2015. He was born October 31, 1951 at Milwaukee, WI. He was a Marine Veteran. Survivors are Children: Kimberly Fleck (Kevin) of Fairbury, Michelle Fleck (James) of Beatrice, Jennifer Fleck Schnell (Tim) of Ankeny, IA. Grandchildren: Chastity Schmidt, Dalton Schmidt, Maggie Schmidt, Braedyn Feldhausen, Caden Feldhausen, Owen Schnell, Siblings: Kathleen Boyd of Milwaukee, WI., Judy Fleck of Milwaukee, WI., Neil Fleck, Jr. of WI., Numerous Nieces & Nephews. Cremation has taken place. Graveside services will be at 1:00 p.m. Friday May 29, 2015 at the Fairbury Cemetery-Fairbury, NE with Darlene Novotny officiating. Memorials to the Family’s Choice. Gerdes-Meyer Funeral Home in Fairbury are in charge of arrangements.
 
Tue
26
May

Julian G. Gallegos, Sr.,

Julian G. Gallegos, Sr., 72 of Fairbury, passed away May 16, 2015 at Heritage Care Center. He was born April 12, 1943 in Midlothian, Texas. 
Survivors are wife Jackie Gallegos of Fairbury, son Julian (Laura) Gallegos, Jr of Fort Worth, TX, daughters Elizabeth Smith of Kaufman, TX, Cindy (Darrell) Lambert  of Rice TX, Stacy (Michael) McRamy of Lake Whitney, TX, and Lisa Willingham of Fairbury, NE, 15 Grandkids and 15 Great-Grandkids.
Services will be Friday, May 29, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at the Gerdes-Meyer Chapel in Fairbury with Pastor Kerry Moody officiating.  Cremation has taken place.  Burial will be in Texas at a later date.  Memorials will go to the Family’s Choice. Gerdes-Meyer Funeral Home in Fairbury is in charge of arrangements.
 
Wed
20
May

1923 Preservation Meeting

Fairbury 1923 Preservation Foundation Annual meeting to be held in the Arend Family Community Center in the 1923 Building on Thursday, May 28, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.

Date: 
Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 7:00pm
Wed
20
May

Duck Run has been moved to City park

Duck and Run has been moved to City Park on May 30th. To register go to bvca.net.

Date: 
Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 8:00am
Wed
20
May

Field Sports Bar Ribbon Cutting

The Field Sports Bar in Diller has a new owner, Gale Eubanks, and will celebrate with a ribbon cutting on Thursday, June 4th at 9:30am with a ribbon Cutting hosted by Diller Community Club

Date: 
Thursday, June 4, 2015 - 9:30am
Wed
20
May

Fireworks donations needed

Fairbury Fireworks Display Needs Financial Support. Make donations to VFW Post 2337 N. K St. Fairbury, NE or call Stan Shiermeyer at 402-587-0045. Funds can also be dropped of at the Fairbury Chamber of Commerce office at 518  E St.

Date: 
Saturday, July 4, 2015 - 4:00pm
Wed
20
May

Heritage Drive thru BBQ

Heritage Care Center Annual Drive Thru Barbeque May 22, 11am-2pm, proceeds to American Cancer Society Relay for Life Hamburger, chips, dessert, drink, For information, Chelsea McCardle, 402-729-2289.

Date: 
Friday, May 22, 2015 - 11:00am

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