Marcia (Strand) Spillane

Marcia Claire Strand Spillane passed away on Aug. 16, 2015. A Memorial Service was held at Atonement Lutheran Church in Rochester, NY on Aug. 27. In lieu of expressions of sympathy, donations to The Wounded Warrior Program in memory of Marcia Spillane would be welcomed. (

Bentley James Mills-Stuhr

Bentley James Mills-Stuhr, seven days old, died Friday, Aug. 28, 2015 at BryanEast Medical Center in Lincoln. Funeral arrangements by Chermok Funeral Home in David City. On-line tributes may be left at:

Leo N. Eller

Leo N. Eller, 101 of St. Edward, formerly of David City and Bellwood, died Monday, Aug. 17, 2015 at Cloverlodge Care Center in St. Edward. A Funeral Mass was held Monday, Aug. 24, 2015 at St. Peter’s Catholic Church in Bellwood with Father Ben Holdren officiating. Burial was in the St. Peter and St. Mary Catholic Cemetery in Bellwood. Memorials may be made to Aquinas High School or St. Peter’s Catholic Church. Arrangements were made by Chermok Funeral Home of David City. Online condolences may be left at

Irene A. Fisher

Irene A. Fisher, 86, of Albion, passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015, at The Monarch in Lincoln. She was surrounded by her family following a total hip surgery resulting in a heart attack at Immanuel Hospital in Omaha. Mass of Christian Burial will be Saturday, Sept. 12 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Albion with Fr. Stan Schmit officiating. Interment will follow at Rose Hill Cemetery in Albion. Visitation will be Friday from 5-7 p.m. with a Wake Service at 7 p.m., all at the church. Memorials are suggested to the family. Palmer-Santin Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. To send online condolences, please visit

Eugene R. Patzel

Eugene Robert Patzel, 86, of Newman Grove, died Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015 at Mid-Nebraska Lutheran Home in Newman Grove. Funeral services were Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015 at Levander Funeral Home in Albion with Rev. Michael Kern officiating. Interment followed at St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery in Primrose with military rites conducted by American Legion Post 162 and VFW Post 736 of Albion. Levander Funeral Home in Albion was in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be sent to the family at