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David Kujath

David Gene Kujath, resident of Collinsville,OK passed from this life on Thursday, April 2, 2015 at his home.  He was 70 years of age.  David was born April 30, 1944 in Fairbury, Nebraska to Edward William and Doris (Simpson) Kujath.  He was raised and received his education in Fairbury.  David was inducted in to the U.S. Army on June of 1965, during his service he was a communications specialist in Vietnam and was honorably discharged in April of 1967.  He owned and operated his own business, Kujath Construction for many years.  He had lived in Tyler, Texas from 1971 until retirement, later moving to Tulsa, then Collinsville.  On July 22, 1996, he and Patti Gilpatrick were united in marriage in Eureka Springs, Arkansas.  David enjoyed being with family and was an avid traveler.
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Robert D. Grammer

Robert DeWayne Grammer was born August 6, 1937, in Fairbury, Nebraska, to Charles “Aldo” and Helen Werner Grammer.  He entered the Kingdom of Heaven and earned his angel wings on March 29, 2015, in Lincoln, Nebraska.
He attended school in Endicott and Fairbury, graduating with the class of 1956, and attended Fairbury Junior College.
Bob was married to Colleen Swartz Easter Sunday, April 21, 1957, at the United Methodist Church, in Endicott.  To this union, they were blessed with two daughters Julie and Lana.
For a short time, Bob worked on the Dr. Rice farms and showed out-door movies.  We worked on the Railroad, and at Montgomery Wards and a salesman and was the manager for Sherwin-Williams paint company.  He later became the office manager at Stanton Farm Services, where he worked many years before his physical health forced him to retire in 1989 at the age of 42.
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Ruth Beu

Ruth Irene Beu 
Ruth Irene Beu, 80, of Fairbury, NE passed away Friday, March 27, 2015 at Bryan Hospital in Lincoln, Nebraska.  She was born April 27, 1934 to Frank and Mary (Knocke) Oberhelman in Fairbury.
 She lived in Fairbury all her life.  She worked for many years at Roode’s Packing Plant.  She was a member of the VFW Auxiliary for many years and enjoyed all the friends she made there.
 She is survived by her daughter Kim and husband Terry Arner of Fairbury, 3 grandchildren, 6 great-grandchildren, sisters Phyllis Watson of Fairbury, Shirley Jansky & husband Robert of Lincoln, brother Gary Littrell, and many nieces, nephews and friends. www.gerdesmeyerfh.com
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Ellen Wegner

Ellen A. Wegner, 77 of Fairbury, NE. formerly Lincoln, NE. passed away December 20, 2014 at Gardenside LTC in Fairbury. She was born February 26, 1937 at Laurel, NE. Survivors are brother: Gary Wegner of North Platte, NE., sister & brother-in-law: LaRae & Lowell Vawser of Fairbury, NE., nieces & nephews.  Memorial services will be at 11:00 am Monday April 20, 2015 at First Trinity Lutheran Church in Bloomfield, NE, with Pastor Jacob Bobby officiating.  Gerdes-Meyer Funeral Home in Fairbury is in charge of arrangements.
 
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Services for Mary Korthals

Services for Mary Korthals will be Sat. April 18th, 2 p.m. at St. Paul U.C.C. Jansen, NE.
 
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LaRene “Renie” Ellen Jurgen

LaRene “Renie” Ellen Jurgena, a resident of Fairbury, died at the age of 77 years on April 11, 2015.    
Renie is survived by her husband, Darrel.  Her daughter, Shana.  Son-in-law, Tony.  Grandchildren, Kole and Dillon.  Siblings:  Jan, Joyce, Patty, Gary, Joe, Tony and Karen.  Countless nieces, nephews and friends.  
Services will be Friday April 17, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. at the Presbyterian Church in Fairbury with Pastor Gail Cross & Pastor Rich Adrian officiating.  Burial will be in Fairbury Cemetery with Memorials to the church.  The family will greet friends at the Funeral Home Thursday April 16th from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.  Gerdes-Meyer Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.  www.gerdesmeyerfh.com.
 
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Doris Herman

Doris Arlene (Wagner) Herman 91 of Fairbury, NE. passed away April 12, 2015 at the Heritage Care Center in Fairbury. She was born om May 19, 1923 at Crab Orchard, NE. to Adolph & Opal (Lunsford) Wagner. Survivors are Grandson: Roy Joosten & Wife Anne & family, 2 Great Grandchildren Kelly & HayeLee Joosten,Brother-in-law: Raymond Thomsen, Nieces: Linda Hodges, Lori Oeling, Marsha Schwan, Shari Herman, Nephews: Don Herman, Larry Herman, Mike Herman. Preceded by Parents, Husband Harold, Son Andy, Sister Lorene Wagner Thomsen, Niece Joyce Thomsen Nippert & Joyce’s Husband, David Lee Nippert. Services will be at 1:00 pm on Friday April 17, 2015 at Gerdes-Meyer Funeral Home in Fairbury with Darlene Novotny officiating. The family will greet friends on Thursday evening April 16 at the Funeral Home from 6 to 8 pm. Burial at the Zion U.C.C. Cemetery. Memorials to the Church. Gerdes-Meyer Funeral Home are in charge of arrangements.
 
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free farm and ranch clinic

Financial & Estate Planning free farm and ranch clinic Thursday, April 23, to sign up call 1-800-464-0258.

Date: 
Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 12:00pm
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Rock Creek Quilters

Rock Creek Quilters will meet Tuesday, April 21st at 7:00 p.m. at the First Christian Church, program by Justin Schardt from JCHC followed by business meeting, guests are welcome. Rock Creek Art Quilt Group will meet at 6:00 p.m. at the church prior to the guild meeting.
 
Date: 
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 7:00pm
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NARVRE #174

NARVRE #174  will meet April 22, at 6:30 pm at Mary’s Cafe in Hebron. Meet at the Fairbury Depot at 6:00 pm. 

Date: 
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 6:30pm

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