Submitted by Fairbury1 on Tue, 10/06/2015 - 10:40am
Donald G. Boley, 67 of Fairbury, Nebraska passed away at his home on October 5, 2015 from a courageous battle with cancer. He was born January 16, 1948 in Fairbury.
Survivors include his daughter Brenda (Shawn) Sand of Fairbury, grandchildren Jacob & Jessica of Fairbury, sisters Joann (Jim) Davis, Joyce (Archie) Lind both of Grand Island, step-brothers Phil (Irene) Heorn of Lincoln, step-sister Judy (Garren) Goebel of Fairbury, brother-in-laws Donavan Harris of Fairbury, Dennis (Pat) DeWald of Omaha, Gary (Pat) DeWald of Lincoln, Joe (Traci) DeWald of Simpsonville, SC, Pete (Deb) (aka Pat) of Raymond, sister-in-laws include Linda (Tom) Throckmorton of Seneca, SC, Mary (Terry) Mau of Alexandria, Karlene (Mardy) Rentschler of Omaha, Patsy Hack of Kearney, Lori Elgert of Lincoln, mother-in-law Lieselotte DeWald of Fairbury, numerous nieces & nephews.
Submitted by Fairbury1 on Thu, 10/01/2015 - 12:44pm
Sheila C. Vostrez, 82, of Wymore formerly of Wilber passed away on September 29, 2015 at the Good Samaritan Society in Wymore. Sheila was born in Dover, England on April 30, 1933.
Survivors include her husband, Donald Vostrez of Wymore, NE; loving dog, Tiny; daughter, Teresa (Terry) Busing of Shawnee, KS; son, Donald Jr (Tammy) Vostrez of Hubbell, NE; daughter, Tammy (Jerry) Husa of Wymore, NE; grandchildren, Brian (Kim) Vostrez, Brent (Michelle) Vostrez, Amber (Charlie) Moody, Todd (Alex) Busing, Joshua Husa, Tyler Husa and Mitchel Vostrez; 7 great grandchildren; sisters, Teresa (Bill) Wenbourne, Mary (Chuck) Pearce.
Submitted by Fairbury1 on Wed, 09/30/2015 - 2:14pm
With a field of quality softball teams, Fairbury came away finishing sixth on Saturday at the eight-team Crete Invite.
Fairbury began the day losing to Seward, 7-2.
Fairbury sliced the deficit to 5-1 in the top of the fourth inning on a solo home run off the bat of Macy Ohlde.
The Lady Jeffs tallied their final run in the top of the sixth on a RBI single from Delaney Miller.
“I thought we played Seward respectively in the game. It was fun to see Macy Ohlde connect for a home run over the fence. She has been close all season on hitting a home run over the fence and that was nice for her,”remarked Lady Jeffs coach Taylor Biehl.
Collecting hits for Fairbury were Regan Schmidt, single, Ohlde, single, home run, Sarah McCown, two singles, and Delaney Miller singled.
Fairbury put an end to an eight-game losing streak by defeating Nebraska City, 5-4 in loser's bracket play.