Submitted by Fairbury1 on Wed, 10/14/2015 - 11:35am
Sept. 25: Civil Dispute in rural Jansen.
Sept. 25: Vehicle complaint on 566 Avenue, South 714 Road.
Sept. 27: Burglary in Plymouth.
Sept. 29: Traffic complaint in Daykin. MIPs issued.
Sept. 29: K9 Unit was requested for a vehicle sniff by the Beatrice Police Department.
Sept. 29: K9 Unit was requested for a vehicle sniff by the Gage County Sheriff’s Office.
Sept. 29: Two vehicle accident without injuries near Plymouth.
Sept. 29: Jill L. Kuzelka was approaching the intersection of 581 and 722 in a 2013 Ford at the same time as Travis A. Jordening, who was driving a 2003 Dodge. Both drivers did not see each other approaching because of the corn standing in the field. Kuzelka’s vehicle struck Jordening’s vehicle, resulting in $7,000 of damage to Kuzelka’s vehicle and $2,000 to Jordening’s.
Submitted by Fairbury1 on Wed, 10/14/2015 - 9:23am
Photo by Fred Arnold/Fairbury Journal-News
The Fairbury Concert Association hosted its first concert of the year on Oct. 13 at the Burkley Fine Arts Center at Fairbury Jr./Sr. High School. The concert featured Link Union, which played a variety of music.
Submitted by Fairbury1 on Tue, 10/13/2015 - 1:43pm
Violet Lucille Peperkorn was born in Idalia, Colorado March 4, 1927, formerly of Hebron. She passed away on October 5, 2015 at The Monarch in Lincoln, NE at the age of 88 years.
She is survived by her children; Russel Glasscock and wife Jackie of Visalia, CA, Ronald Glasscock of Callaway, Ne, Scott Erickson and wife Susan of Steel City, NE, Glenda Pfingsten of Lincoln, NE, Gloria Precht and husband Jim of Goodland, KS, son-in-law Lyle McLaughlin of Hebron, NE, sister Doris Graham of Fairbury, NE, grandchildren and great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and friends.
Submitted by Fairbury1 on Tue, 10/13/2015 - 1:41pm
Dorothy R. Kapke, 91 of Jansen, NE passed away October 12, 2015. She was born November 8, 1923. Survivors are son Barry (Patricia) Kapke of Jansen, daughters Nancy (Robert) Rosenberger of Lincoln, Marilyn (Dale) Stertz of Hickman, Sandra (Del) Schmidt of Fairbury, nine Grandchildren, 15 Great Grandchildren, three Great Great Grandchildren. Services will be at 1:30 pm Tuesday October 20, 2015 at the First Christian Church in Fairbury, with Darlene Novotny officiating. Gerdes-Meyer Funeral Home in Fairbury is in charge of arrangements.
Submitted by Fairbury1 on Tue, 10/13/2015 - 10:57am
Marilyn Novotny 93 of Omaha, NE, formerly Odell, passed away October 10, 2015. She was born August 14, 1922. Survivors are Daughters Susan (Stephen) Boehling of Bellevue, NE, Mary Kramer of Omaha, NE, Son Mike (Patty) Novotny of Wymore, NE, 6 Grandchildren, 13 Great Grandchildren, 4 Great Great Grandchildren, Sister Gretchen Gingery of Beatrice, and Brother-in-law Reynold Novotny of Odell. Services will be at 11:00 am Friday, October 16, 2015 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church – Odell, NE with Father Ferdinand Boehme. Visitation will be Wednesday from 5 to 8 and Thursday from 1 to 8 pm. There will be a Rosary at 7:00 pm Thursday October 15th at Vance-Gerdes Funeral Home in Odell and the family will greet friends afterward. Burial will be at St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery – Odell, NE. Vance-Gerdes Funeral Home in Odell is in charge of arrangements.
Submitted by Fairbury1 on Mon, 10/12/2015 - 10:22am
Maurice E. Mueller, 83, of Jansen, NE died October 9, 2015. He was born November 14, 1931 in Plymouth.
He is survived by his wife, Eloyde, on the farm near Harbine, NE, daughter, Valencia Mueller and granddaughter, Tiffany Mueller of Lincoln, NE; daughter, Renee Johnson and husband, Michael, and grandsons, Spencer and Tanner Johnson of Sterling, CO; son, Jeff Mueller and wife, Sheila, and granddaughters, Alice and Anna of Loveland, CO, brother, Donald Mueller of Gretna, NE and many nieces and nephews.
Memorial services will be held at Harman-Wright Mortuary in Beatrice, NE, Saturday, October 17, 2015, at 10:30 a.m.; with Military rites provided by the Fairbury V.F. W. Post #3113. A salute to Morrie’s 83 years of life will be at the V.F.W., 2337 K Street, Fairbury, NE, following the memorial services beginning at 1:00 p.m. www.harmanwrightmortuary.com Harman-Wright Mortuary, Beatrice in charge of arrangements.