Obituaries 

Dorothy J. Johnson
Dorothy J. Johnson

Dorothy J. Johnson, 93, of Kimball, peacefully passed away, leaving behind a rich tapestry of love and devotion on Tuesday, April 9, 2024. Rosary service will be at 9:30 a.m. and funeral service will follow at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 20, 2024 at St.

Rose M. Douville
April 12th, 1:28 PM MDT
Margaret E. Case
April 9th, 12:49 PM MDT
Debra L. (Finley) Main
April 12th, 9:49 AM MDT
Kathleen F. "Kay" Kahl
April 8th, 10:01 AM MDT
Dwayne Ahlberg

Dwayne Ahlberg

Dwayne E. Ahlberg, age 72 of Sidney, NE passed away peacefully on Sunday, December 31, 2023. A Celebration of Life will be held on April 13, 2024 at 1:00 P.M. at the Sidney Golf Course. Gehrig-Stitt Chapel & Cremation Service, LLC is in charge of Dwayne&r

Carol Maxine (Kicken) (Spencer) Wears

Carol Maxine (Kicken) (Spencer) Wears

Carol M. Wears, age 89, formerly of Sidney, passed away on her 89th birthday, March 16, 2024 in Lexington, SC. Carol M. Wears was born March 16, 1935 in Alliance, NE to Raymond Jules and Margaret Marie (Klein) Kicken. Carol attended St. Agnes Academy in A

Ralph H. Brauer

Ralph H. Brauer

Ralph H. Brauer, age 98, of Sidney, NE passed away in Sidney, NE on Monday, April 1, 2024. A Funeral Service will be held at 10:30 A.M. on Friday, April 12, 2024 at the Trinity Lutheran Church-South Divide, Sidney, NE with Pastor Neil Carlson officiating.

Kendra Broderick

Kendra Broderick

Kendra Broderick, 15, formerly of Chappell passed away Friday, March 29, 2024 in Aurora, Colorado.

Funeral Services will be held at 11:30 a.m., Saturday, April 6, 2024 at the Creek Valley High School Gym.  Services will conclude in the gym.

Darlene "Dar" J. Gardner

Darlene "Dar" J. Gardner

Darlene “Dar” Janice Gardner, of Kimball, died in Aurora, Colorado on Wednesday, March 27, 2024. Funeral services will be held at the Kimball High School Auditorium on Saturday, April 6, at 10:00 am with Randy Bohac officiating, burial will be

Derek Weingardt

Derek Weingardt

Derek David Weingardt, 33, from Padroni, Colorado passed away peacefully on March 27, 2024 in his home surrounded by his family and friends after a 5 year battle with Acute Myeloid Leukemia.

Madison James Hicks

Madison James Hicks

Madison James Hicks was born on March 17th, 1993, in Scottsbluff, Nebraska to Craig and Sherri (Dormann) Hicks, who lovingly deemed him their “little leprechaun.” He passed away on March 17, 2024, doing what he loved at the age of 31. A celebr

Alice Raine Bobo

Alice Raine Bobo

3-28-1996 - 3-18-2024 Alice lived life unapologetically dancing to the beat of her own drum. Depending on when your life crossed paths you may have known her as Shawn, Alice, or both. Her greatest joy was her children: Kellen (deceased), Dorian (6), Lucia

Freddie (Bud) James Gentz

Freddie (Bud) James Gentz

Freddie (Bud) James Gentz, of Potter, Nebraska, passed away on March 9, 2024.

Angela Toman

Angela Toman

Angela M. Toman, age 32, of Sidney, passed away unexpectedly in Sidney on Friday, March 8, 2024. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Cremation has been held. You may view Angela’s Book of Memories, leave condolences, photos and stories

Dwight Smith

Dwight Smith

Dwight Smith, age 79, formerly of Chappell, NE passed away in Plattsmouth, NE on Sunday, March 17, 2024 at the Nebraska Masonic Home. A Memorial Service will be held at 1:30 P.M. on Tuesday, March 26, 2024 at the Chappell Methodist Church in Chappell, NE

Kenneth W. Dickinson

Kenneth W. Dickinson

Kenneth W. Dickinson, age 78 of Sidney, NE passed away on Friday, March 15, 2024 surrounded by his family. A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, April 13 at the Youth Camp in Sidney, from 10 am to 2 pm. Please bring a food to share. You may view

John White

John White

John White, 74, of Sidney passed away early Friday morning, March 15, 2024 at his home.

Funeral Services will be held at 10:00 a.m. March 21, 2024 at Light Memorial Presbyterian Church.  Burial will follow in the Greenwood Cemetery.

Case W. Schoening

Case W. Schoening

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our beloved 5-year-old Case William on Friday, March 8, 2024. He left this world far too soon and will be deeply missed by all who knew him. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 2:30 pm Friday, March

Roland N. Waite

Roland N. Waite

Roland “Rollie” N. Waite, age 90, of Dalton, NE, passed away in Bridgeport, NE on Monday, March 11, 2024. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 AM on Monday, March 18, 2024 at the United Church of the Plains in Dalton, NE with Pastor Leon &ld

Carrie C. Balfour

Carrie C. Balfour

Carrie C. Balfour, age 89, of Sidney, NE passed away in Sidney, NE on March 8, 2024. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Friday, March 15, 2024 at Faith Methodist Church in Sidney, NE with Pastor Corey Jenkins officiating. The casket will be cl

James "Jim" Stewart

James "Jim" Stewart

James Stewart, 70, of Sidney passed away Friday evening, March 8, 2024 at the Sidney Regional Medical Center surrounded by his loving family. Per Jim’s request, a private family gathering was held in his honor. A celebration of life will take place

Mary Cantrell

Mary Cantrell

Mary Kay (Marilyn Woolsey) Cantrell, age 78, passed away on, March 05, 2024 in Scottsbluff, NE 
A family graveside service with interment will be held Monday, March 11, 2024 at the Oregon Trail Memorial Cemetery, Bridgeport, NE.

Dorothea "Sunshine" Campos

Dorothea "Sunshine" Campos

Dorothea “Sunshine” Campos Dorothea Annette “Sunshine” Campos, age 66 of Sidney, NE passed away in Sidney on Monday, March 4, 2024. You may view Sunshine’s Book of Memories, leave condolences, photos and stories at www.gehrig

Pamela J. Kepler

Pamela J. Kepler

Pamela “Pam” J. Kepler, age 76, of Dalton, NE passed away in Bridgeport, NE on Sunday, March 3, 2024. A Celebration of Life will be held at 10:30 A.M. on Saturday, March 9, 2024 at Messiah Lutheran Church in Broadwater, NE with PMA Bev Adam of

Richard A. Bruns

Richard A. Bruns

Richard A. Bruns, age 81, of Lodgepole, NE, passed away peacefully in Sidney on Saturday, March 2, 2024, surrounded by the love of his family while enjoying a rodeo event. Memorial Services will be held at 10:30 AM on Saturday, March 9, 2024 at the Evange

Johnny "John" Podkonyak

Johnny "John" Podkonyak

Johnny Podkonyak, 90, of Lewellen passed away early Friday morning, March 1, 2024 in Oshkosh.

A Celebration of Life will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, March 9, 2024 at the Lewellen Tiger Den with Brenda Tophoj, PMA officiating. 

Fred H. Taylor

Fred H. Taylor

Fred H. Taylor, age 89 of Grand Island, NE passed away in Grand Island on Thursday, February 29, 2024. A full obituary will be announced when available. You may view Fred’s Book of Memories, leave condolences, photos and stories at www.gehrigstittch

Norma J. Larson

Norma J. Larson

Norma J. Larson, age 89, of Tucson, AZ, and formerly of Sidney, NE passed on February 8, 2024 in Tucson. A Graveside service will be held at the Potter Cemetery on Saturday, April 20, 2024 at 10:30 A.M. in Potter, NE. Friends may stop at the Gehrig-Stitt

Jean A. Aurich

Jean A. Aurich

Jean A. Aurich, age 95 of Sidney, NE was called by her Lord and Savior Jesus into heaven on Wednesday, February 28, 2024 at Sidney Regional Medical Center, Sidney, NE. A Funeral Service will be held at 10:30 A.M. on Tuesday, March 5, 2024 at St. Paul&rsqu

Brett D. Brewer

Brett D. Brewer

Brett D. Brewer, age 62 of Sidney, NE passed away on Tuesday, February 13, 2024. Funeral arrangements are pending and will be announced when available. You may view Brett’s Book of Memories, leave condolences, photos, and stories at www.gehrigstittc

Betty Y. Moore

Betty Y. Moore

Betty Y. Moore, 87, of Kimball, died at Cheyenne Regional Medical Center in Cheyenne, Wyoming on Friday, February 23, 2024. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, March 4, 2024 at the Cantrell Funeral Home in Kimball with Pastor Rich Thoma

Vicki J. Millman

Vicki J. Millman

Victoria Jane “Vicki” Millman, age 86, of Sidney, was called to heaven on Wednesday, February 21, 2024. Memorial services will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Saturday, March 16, 2024 at Faith Methodist Church in Sidney, NE with Pastor Corey Jenkins

Jeffery B. "Jeff" Revord

Jeffery B. "Jeff" Revord

Jeffery Brian “Jeff” Revord, beloved father, grandfather, brother, and friend, passed away on January 29, 2024, in Sterling, Colorado at the age of 63 surrounded by his loved ones. Jeffery, fondly known as Jeff, was born on August 30, 1960, to

Geri Preston

Geri Preston

Geraldine “Geri” Royce Preston, age 81, passed away on Friday, February 16, 2024, at the Greeley County Hospital in Tribune, Kansas. She was born to John and Geneva Crum Oliver on March 25, 1942, in Flagler, Colorado. Geri was a resident of th

William John “Bill” (Polack) Zaba

William John “Bill” (Polack) Zaba

William J. “Bill” (Polack) Zaba, age 82, of Potter, NE passed away in Scottsbluff, NE on Friday, February 16, 2024. No local services are planned at this time. You may view Bill’s Book of Memories, leave condolences, photos and stories a

Clifford M. "Cliff" Johnson

Clifford M. "Cliff" Johnson

Clifford M. “Cliff” Johnson, age 83, of Sidney, NE passed away in Sidney on Sunday, February 18, 2024. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Friday, February 23, 2024 at the Evangelical Free Church in Sidney, NE with Pastor Kyle Larson

David Kalb

David Kalb

David Kalb, 81, of Chappell passed away February 16, 2024.

Funeral Services: 11:00 am Thursday, February 22, 2024 at the Holechek-Bondegard Funeral Home in Chappell. Burial in the Chappell City Cemetery.

Visitation: 3 to 5 Wednesday at funeral home.

Nancy C. Behrends

Nancy C. Behrends

Nancy C. Behrends, age 75, of Chappell, NE, passed away in Fort Collins, CO on Tuesday, February 13, 2024. Memorial services will be held at 10:30 A.M. on Saturday, March 2, 2024 at the Chappell Methodist Church in Chappell, NE with Pastor Riann Nels offi

Charlotte Ann Lodes

Charlotte Ann Lodes

Charlotte Ann Lodes, 92, passed away on February 10,2024 in Ridgeway, Colorado, at the home of her daughter, Kristi, surrounded by many of her loved ones.

Robyn M. (Hottell) Becker

Robyn M. (Hottell) Becker

Robyn M. (Hottell) Becker, 60, of Bushnell, died at her home in Bushnell on Tuesday, February 6, 2024. Cremation has been held and Celebration of Life services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 17, 2024 at the Sagebrush in Kimball with serv

Betty I. Peetz

Betty I. Peetz

Betty I. Peetz, age 101 of Sidney, NE passed away on Friday, February 9, 2024. Rosary Services will be at 10:00 a.m. followed by A Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, February 13, 2024. Both services will be at St. Patrick's Catholic Church

Jason Lee Frei

Jason Lee Frei

Jason Lee Frei, age 66 of Potter, NE, passed away peacefully on January 31, 2024, at Poudre Valley Hospital in Fort Collins, CO, surrounded by family.

Janice M. Anderson

Janice M. Anderson

Janice M. Anderson, 82, of Melbeta, died at the Kimball County Manor on February 1, 2024. Cremation has been held and memorial services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, February 20, 2024 at the Cornerstone Community Church in Kimball with Pastor Ala

Dennis D. Munoz

Dennis D. Munoz

Dennis Dean Munoz received his heavenly wings in the early morning hours of February 1, 2024, at Kimball County Manor. After many years of ill health and chronic pain, Dennis was lifted into the arms of our loving Savior and is now rejoicing in glorious e

Lenna R. Smith

Lenna R. Smith

Lenna Smith, 93, a beloved homemaker, and devoted mother, passed away peacefully on January 31, 2024. Following her wishes, cremation has been held and services will be held at a later date. Friends may visit www.cantrellfh.com to share stories and condol

Jadie Giorgis

Jadie Giorgis

Jadie Giorgis, a loving husband and father, a dedicated educator, avid fisherman, trivia enthusiast, sports lover and lifelong Wyoming Cowboys fan died on January 22, 2024 at the age of 82. There will be a small memorial service held at a later date. Frie

Pamela Fornander

Pamela Fornander

Pamela "Pam" Fornander, 69, of Oshkosh, passed away Friday , February 2, 2024 at her home.

Graveside services will be held 11:00 am., Saturday, February 10, 2024 at the Antelope Valley Cemetery.

Adan Romero, Jr.

Adan Romero, Jr.

Adan Romero, Jr. (Adam, Náne), 51, of Sidney, Nebraska, passed away January 20, 2024 in Loveland, Colorado. 

Joseph A. Morgan

Joseph A. Morgan

Joseph A (Joe) Morgan, age 80, of Kimball, passed away Saturday, January 27, 2024, at Kimball. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, February 2, 2024 at the Cantrell Funeral Home in Kimball with Pastor Vonnie Brown officiating. Burial wil

Helen M. Wills

Helen M. Wills

Helen Mae Wills, age 98, of Potter, NE, passed away in Bridgeport, NE on Tuesday, January 30, 2024. Memorial Services will be held at 2:00 PM on Friday, February 9, 2024 at Gehrig-Stitt Chapel in Sidney, NE with Pastor Kyle Larson officiating. Services wi

Larry John Brower

Larry John Brower

Larry John Brower, 82, of Rogers, Arkansas and former longtime resident of Kimball, Nebraska, sadly passed away on January 22,2024. Cremation will be held with memorial service planned in Kimball, NE this coming Spring. He was born on January 27, 1941, in

Leanor C. Olsen

Leanor C. Olsen

Eleanor Christine (Ortiz) Olsen, age 71 of Sidney, NE passed away at Swedish Medical Center in Denver, CO surrounded by her family on Friday, January 26, 2024. Memorial services will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Friday, February 2, 2024 at Holy Trinity Luthera

Karen Dell Robinson

Karen Dell Robinson

Karen D. Larsen, 88, of Kimball, died at Kimball Health Services on Wednesday, January 24, 2024. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, January 30, 2024 at the Cornerstone Community Church (Kimball Presbyterian Church) with Pastor Alan Fo

Michael "Mike" Bules

Michael "Mike" Bules

Michael Bules, 61, of Lewellen passed away Sunday, January 21, 2024 at his lake home.

A Celebration of Life will be held over Memorial Weekend of 2024 at Lake McConaughy.?? 

Samuel Swisher

Samuel Swisher

Sam Swisher, 79, of Garden County passed away January 23, 2024 at his home after a short illness.

Cremation has taken place, and his family is planning a celebration for his birthday in June.

Marvel Moore

Marvel Moore

Funeral Services will be held at 10:00 am Monday, January 29, 2024 at the United Church of the Plains in Dalton.  Burial will follow in the Dalton Cemetery.
Visitation will be held Sunday afternoon from 4:00 to 6:00 pm at the church.

Leslie J. (Henkle) Sams

Leslie J. (Henkle) Sams

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing on Monday, January 22, 2024 of Leslie J. (Henkle) Sams, age 60 of Douglas, WY and formerly Sidney, NE. Graveside services will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Friday, February 2, 2024 at Greenwood Cemetery in

Marie L. Joska

Marie L. Joska

Marie L. Joska, 99, of Kimball, died at the Kimball County Manor on Thursday, January 18, 2024. Funeral services for Marie will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, January 26, 2024 at the Cantrell Funeral Home in Kimball with Randy Bohac officiating. Burial

Christina C. Nickerson

Christina C. Nickerson

Christina C. Nickerson, 73, of Kimball, died at Kimball Health Services on Saturday, January 20, 2024. Cremation has been held and memorial services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, January 26, 2024 at the Trinity United Methodist Church with Pastor L

Adan Romero, Jr.

Adan Romero, Jr.

Adan Romero, Jr., age 51 of Sidney, NE passed away on Saturday, January 20, 2024. A full obituary will be published when available. You may view Adan’s Book of Memories, leave condolences, photos and stories at www.gehrigstittchapel.com. Gehrig-Stit

Lester Reichman

Lester Reichman

Lester Reichman, 89, of Chappell passed away January 18, 2024.
Funeral Services will be at 10:30 am Tuesday, January 30, 2024 at the Chappell Methodist Church. Burial in the Chappell Cemetery. 
Visitation will be 3-6 Monday at the Funeral Home in Chappell

Mary Lou Weih

Mary Lou Weih

Mary Lou Weih, 81, of Oshkosh, passed away Wednesday, January 17, 2024 in Scottsbluff.

Funeral Services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, January 25, 2024 at the Oshkosh Wesleyan Church .  Burial in the Arthur Cemetery will be held at 2:00 p.m.

Richard "Dick" C. Eckley

Richard "Dick" C. Eckley

Richard “Dick” C. Eckley, age 84 of Sidney, NE passed away on Monday, January 15, 2024. Funeral arrangements are pending and will be scheduled at a later date. You may view Dick’s Book of Memories, leave condolences, photos, and stories

Robert Frank Roderick

Robert Frank Roderick

Robert Frank Roderick died at the age of 81 on January 12th, 2024 in Ft. Collins, CO.

Flora "Flo" Elaine Robbins

Flora "Flo" Elaine Robbins

Flora "Flo" Elaine Robbins 94, of Kimball, Nebraska, died at Kimball Health Services Hospital on Saturday, January 13, 2024. Memorial services will be held on Wednesday January 17, 2024 at 10:00 a.m. at the Cantrell Funeral Home in Kimball with Randy Boha

Kaleb D. Harms

Kaleb D. Harms

Kaleb D. Harms, 29, of Pine Bluffs, died at his home in Pine Bluffs on Monday, January 8, 2024. Cremation has been held and memorial services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, January 19, 2024 at the Cantrell Funeral Home in Kimball with Pastor Alan F

Marjorie M. Jones

Marjorie M. Jones

Marjorie M. Jones, age 96, died at her home near Lodgepole on Saturday, January 13, 2024. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, January 20, 2024 at 1:00 P.M. at the Zion Lutheran Church in Chappell, NE with Pastor Neil Carlson officiating. Burial wil

Lucinda "Cindy" Jessen

Lucinda "Cindy" Jessen

Lucinda Lu "Cindy" Jessen, 64, of Oshkosh passed away Wednesday, January 10, 2024 at her home.

Funeral Services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, January 17, 2024 at the Oshkosh Wesleyan Church .  Burial will follow in the Oshkosh City Cemetery.