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Wed
17
Jun

CASA HAD A FUNDRAISER AT RUNZA RESTAURANT


CASA HAD A FUNDRAISER AT RUNZA RESTAURANT IN FAIRBURY last week. Runza gave 10% of their sales from 5-8 pm to CASA(Court Appointed Special Advocates). The monies will stay in Jefferson County. Kathy Waldrep of Fairbury, a volunteer for CASA, had a meal in support of the event. Pictured from left back to front is John Waldrep, Gayle Allen, Ashton Kats; right back, Kathy Waldrep, Ashley, Ryan and Jase Kats. (Photo by Ashley Jensby/Fairbury Journal-News)
Wed
17
Jun

Farmers Cooperative and Land O’ Lakes Foundation each donated $750 to BTP


Farmers Cooperative and Land O’ Lakes Foundation each donated $750 to the revitalization efforts of Bonham Theatre Project. Pictured Left to right: Brooke Schwab, Debby Ebke, Dennis Kenning, Devin Lovgren, Eric Bartels, Larry Miller. (Photo by Shaunte Dean/Fairbury Journal-News)
Tue
16
Jun

Scott A. Roker

Scott A. Roker 41 of Fairbury, NE. passed away June 16, 2015. He was born December 4, 1973 in Fairbury, NE. . Survivors are Parents: Henry & Lois Roker of Fairbury, Brothers & Sisters-in-law: Steven & Sarah Roker of Lincoln, Peter & Mary Nell Roker of Bolivar, MO., Sister: Rebecca Roker of Lincoln, 6 Nephews: Peyton, Camdon, Jadon, Benjamin, Jackson, & Lucas. Services will be at 10:30 am Friday June 19, 2015 at the First Baptist Church in Fairbury, with Pastor Mike McDonald officiating. The family will greet friends Thursday June 18th from 5 to 8 pm at the Funeral Home. Memorials to Family’s Choice. Burial at the Fairbury Cemetery-Fairbury, NE. Gerdes-Meyer Funeral Home in Fairbury are in charge of arrangements.

Tue
16
Jun

Julie Haberman

Julie Ann Haberman, 62, passed away in Dallas, TX on June 5, 2015.  She was born on July 15, 1952 in Geneva, Nebraska. She is survived by her daughters and sons-in-law Brittany Mason-Mah and Colby Mah and Jordan Mason and Louis Toms, all of Dallas; her brother Jim Haberman of Forreston, TX; her sister Nancy Dunning and brother-in-law Wayne Dunning of Dallas; four nieces: Jennifer Jackson of Maypearl, TX, Amy Thompson of Maypearl, TX, Katie Haberman of Forreston and Maggie Haberman of Forreston; two aunts; several cousins; and numerous friends.  

Tue
16
Jun

Brenda Sue (Beu) Roesler Dunn

Brenda Sue (Beu) Roesler Dunn, 48 of Fairbury, NE passed away June 10, 2015 at Bryan West in Lincoln.  She was born March 25, 1967 to Leonard W. and Rozella (Weiner) Beu at Hastings, NE.
Survivors are daughter Amanda Roesler of Omaha, mother Rozella Beu of Fairbury, brother Lenny Beu, nieces Erin Meyer-Blythe, Katlyn Beu, Kaylie Beu, and nephew Korey Beu.
Services were Monday, June 15, 2015 at the Gerdes-Meyer Chapel in Fairbury, NE with Pastor Randy Novotny officiating.    Burial will be in the Fairbury Cemetery with memorials to the Family’s Choice in lieu of flowers. Gerdes-Meyer Funeral Home in Fairbury is in charge of arrangements.
 
Tue
16
Jun

Kevin L. Nutsch

Kevin L. Nutsch 47 of Fairbury passed away at his home June 12th, he was born February 6, 1968 at Fairbury
 Survivors include his sons Cory and Steph Nutsch of Fairbury, Craig and Jamie Nutsch of Carleton, NE, wife Shelley Hopkins of Morrowville, KS.  Mother Catharine Nutsch of Fairbury, sisters Peggy Nolte and husband Randall of Western, NE, Janet Schneider and husband Richard of Hutchinson, KS.  Brothers James and Julie Nutsch of Wilber, NE, Gregory and Lori Nutsch of Beatrice, NE. Step daughters Mary Fast and husband Nolan of Beatrice, NE, Katherine Graff and husband Justin of Morrowville, KS.  Five grandchildren.  
Tue
16
Jun

Man Dies In Accident at Endicott Clay

At approximately 0543 the 16th of June 2015 Jefferson County Communications received a 911 call from Endicott Clay Products. They reported a worker being caught in a machine. Emergency responders were dispatched to the scene. Upon arrival they found a subject that had been crushed by a machine. The subject was transported to Jefferson Community Health Center in Fairbury where he was pronounced dead.

The subject was Scott Roker, 42 years of age of Fairbury, NE.

The investigation concluded that this was an accident.

Emergency Services responding were Jefferson County Ambulance District #33, Jefferson County Rescue and the Jefferson County Sheriff’s office.

Mon
15
Jun

Seggerman

Marvin Seggerman 86 of Fairbury, passed away Saturday June 13, 2015 at Gardenside Longterm Care in Fairbury.  He was born November 8, 1928 at Fairbury, NE to Henry and Rena Junker Seggerman. He was a lifelong farmer. He was a Korean Conflict Army Veteran.  He is survived by his wife Eleanor of Fairbury, daughter Marsha Baumfalk and husband Mike of Beatrice, NE, son Mike Seggerman and wife Sue of Sioux City, IA.  Grandchildren Mindy Diller, Derek Diller and wife Alysia, Kari Janssen and husband Scott, Mitchell Seggerman and Sydney Seggerman.  Great grandchildren Jake and Jesse Voss, Owen Diller, Claira and Christopher Janssen.  Sister Lois Yantz and husband Robert of Fairbury.  Services will be held Wednesday, June 17, 2015 at 10:30 a.m. at the Presbyterian Church in Fairbury, with Pastor Gail Cross officiating.  Burial will be in the Fairbury Cemetery.  Memorials are to the family’s choice.  Family will greet friends on Tuesday from 6:00 – 8:00 at the funeral home.
Fri
12
Jun

Car-Bicycle Accident on Fifth Street in Fairbury

Friday afternoon a car/bicycle accident occured on 5th & G Sts. 

Fri
12
Jun

Brenda Sue (Beu) Roesler Dunn

Brenda Sue (Beu) Roesler Dunn, 48 of Fairbury, NE passed away June 10, 2015 at Bryan West in Lincoln.  She was born March 25, 1967 to Leonard W. and Rozella (Weiner) Beu at Hastings, NE.
Survivors are daughter Amanda Roesler of Omaha, mother Rozella Beu of Fairbury, brother Lenny Beu, nieces Erin Meyer-Blythe, Katlyn Beu, Kaylie Beu, and nephew Korey Beu.
Services will be Monday, June 15, 2015 at 10:30 a.m. at the Gerdes-Meyer Chapel in Fairbury, NE with Pastor Randy Novotny officiating.  The family will greet friends Sunday evening from 5 – 7 at the Funeral Home.  Burial will be in the Fairbury Cemetery with memorials to the Family’s Choice in lieu of flowers. Gerdes-Meyer Funeral Home in Fairbury is in charge of arrangements.

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