Norman W. Kurtenbach
Norman W. Kurtenbach, 94, of Lindsay, died Feb. 3, 2016, at the Boone County Health Center in Albion. Mass of Christian Burial was Monday, Feb. 8, 2016 at Holy Family Catholic Church in Lindsay. Father James F. Novotny and Deacon Joe Kurtenbach officiated. Interment was in the Holy Family Cemetery with Military Graveside ceremony by the Lindsay American Legion Post and National Guard Honor Guard. Duesman Funeral Chapel in Humphrey was in charge of arrangements.
Robert “Bob” D. Hofacker
Robert “Bob” D. Hofacker, 89 of Elgin, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016 at the Good Samaritan Society-Albion. Funeral services were held Monday, Feb. 8, 2016 at Grace Lutheran Church in Neligh with Pastor David Kuhfal officiating. Burial was at West Cedar Valley Cemetery in Elgin. Military rites were provided by American Legion Post 229 and VFW Post 5816 of Elgin, and the American Legion Riders. Huffman-Levander Funeral Home in Elgin was in charge of arrangements. Memorials are suggested to the family for later designation. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.huffmanlevander.com.
Doris Ann Deaver
Donis Ann (Motl) Deaver, 67, of Lincoln, formerly of Newman Grove, passed away peacefully with family by her side on Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016 at Holmes Lake Manor in Lincoln. Funeral services will be Thursday, February 11, 2016 at 2 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church in Newman Grove with Rev. David Lapka officiating. Interment will follow at Hope Cemetery, Newman Grove. Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Wednesday at Trinity Lutheran Church. Levander Funeral Home of Albion is in charge of arrangements. Memorial donations are suggested to the Deaver family for future designation. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.levanderfuneralhome.com.
Gertrude M. Thiem
Gertrude Mary Thiem, 95. of Albion, passed away Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016 at her home in Albion. A Mass of Christian Burial will be Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016 at 10 a.m. at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Albion with Fr. Stan Schmit officiating. Interment will follow at the St. John the Baptist Catholic Cemetery in Petersburg. Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Wednesday at Levander Funeral Home in Albion. Levander Funeral Home of Albion was in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.levanderfuneralhome.com.
Phil Marshall Wake, 90, died Saturday, January 30, 2016 at the Independence House in Lincoln. Memorial service was held Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016 at the McKown Funeral Home in Columbus. Reverend Murry Jay Johnston officiated. Burial followed at the Valley View Cemetery in Genoa with Military Honors by Edward H. Larson Post 144 and the American Legion Honor Guard. Funeral arrangement were conducted by McKown Funeral Home in Columbus. Condolences may be left at www.mckownfuneralhome.com.