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Today's Obituaries

Tony Turner

KEARNEY — Anthony L. “Tony” Turner, 34, of Kearney died Friday, Nov. 8, 2019, as the result of an automobile accident. Read more

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Berdeen Karlson

HOLDREGE — Berdeen Clare (Friedline) Karlson, 87, of Holdrege died Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019, at Christian Homes Care Community in Holdrege. Read more

Edward Corder Jr.

KEARNEY — Edward L. Corder Jr., 53, of Kearney died Friday, Nov. 8, 2019, at his home. Read more

Eric Bjornstad

ALMA — Eric H. Bjornstad, 73, of Orleans died Monday, Nov. 11, 2019, at Harlan County Health System in Alma. Read more

Jim Parmenter

GRAND ISLAND — James “Jim” Parmenter, 81, of Kearney died Sunday, Nov. 10, 2019, at the Grand Island Veterans Administration Medical Center… Read more

Pete Murphy

BROKEN BOW — Bernard “Pete” Francis Murphy, 85, of Broken Bow died Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019, at Jennie M. Melham Memorial Medical Center in B… Read more

Rachel Hendricks

KEARNEY — Rachel E. Hendricks, 93, of Kearney died Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019, at St. Luke’s Good Samaritan Village. Read more

Michael Meier

OMAHA — Michael Meier, 65, of Elm Creek died Monday, Nov. 4, 2019, at Nebraska Medicine in Omaha. Read more

Recent Obituaries

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Betty Nyquist

GRAND ISLAND — Elizabeth JoAnn “Betty” Nyquist, 91, of Grand Island died Thursday, Nov. 7, 2019, at Riverside Lodge in Grand Island. Read more

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Betty VanGilder

KEARNEY — Betty VanGilder, 90, of Kearney died Monday, Nov. 4, 2019, at St. Luke’s Good Samaritan Village. Read more

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Bill Schofield II

ALMA — William Everett “Bill” Schofield, II, 82, of Alma died Thursday, Nov. 7, 2019, at his home. Read more

Ivan Burton

KEARNEY — Ivan L. Burton, 82, of Riverdale died Thursday, Nov. 7, 2019, at CHI Health Good Samaritan in Kearney. Read more

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Kenneth Curren

KEARNEY — Kenneth H. Curren, 98, of Kearney died Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2019, at his home. Read more

Notable Obituaries

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A smoker writes his own obituary to stop others: ‘Quit — now — your life depends on it’

Geoffrey Turner, who died of lung cancer, used his obituary to warn others about the dangers of smoking. Read more

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A 'decent mother' and a 'bad cook': N.C. woman remembered for hating computers, negotiation in viral obituary

She was a "decent mother," according to her obituary.  Read more

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