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    Stan Willmon

    Obituaries | 01/04/2017 |

    Stanley Roy Willmon, 80, of Holyoke died Dec. 26, 2016, in Greeley. Stan was born May 20, 1936, in Amherst to Garry C. and Gladys M. (Brase) Willmon.

    Stan graduated from Holyoke High School, then briefly attended CSU before joining the U.S. Air Force....

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    Linda Law Rye

    Obituaries | 01/04/2017 |

    Linda Kay Law Rye, 69, of Hereford, Texas, formerly of Lubbock, Texas, died Dec. 28, 2016, in Hereford. Linda was born Nov. 3, 1947, in Julesburg to Harold and Wanda (Carothers) Law.

    She graduated from Crook High School and then graduated from University...

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    Duane Wilson

    Obituaries | 01/04/2017 |

    Duane Eldon Wilson was born to Kermit and Martha (Gobel) Wilson July 13, 1941, in Alliance, Nebraska. He died the morning of Dec. 27, 2016, at the Dundy County Hospital in Benkelman, Nebraska. He was 75 years of age.

    The Wilson family moved to a ranch...

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    Dick Whittaker

    Obituaries | 12/28/2016 |

    George Richard “Dick” Whittaker, 81, of Holyoke died Dec. 20, 2016, in Holyoke. Dick was born March 13, 1935, in Haxtun to George and Velma (Winters) Whittaker.

    He went to school in Paoli, Haxtun and Holyoke High School. He was in the U.S. Marines from...

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    Lorna Meinte

    Obituaries | 12/21/2016 |

    Lorna Bertha Minnie (Groshans) Meinte was born Aug. 6, 1921, in Deshler, Nebraska. She was the only daughter of Heinrich “Henry” and Mary Groshans. She died Dec. 12, 2016, at Regent Park Nursing & Rehab recuperating from a broken arm suffered in a fall....

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    Bonnie Biesemeier

    Obituaries | 12/14/2016 |

    Bonnie Lue (Maine) Biesemeier, 84, longtime Phillips County resident, died Dec. 8, 2016, in Haxtun. Bonnie was born March 29, 1932, to Lester and Elsie Margaret “Dottie” Maine in Burchard, Nebraska, the second of four children.

    After the family moved...

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    Lola Clubb — Death Notice

    Obituaries | 12/07/2016 |

    Lola Ruth (Hinck) Clubb was born Aug. 3, 1948, in Holyoke to Walter E. and Carol M. Hinck. Lola died Nov. 11, 2016, at Baptist Health Medical Center in Dardanelle, Arkansas, at the age of 68.

    She was preceded in death by her parents, Walt and Carol.


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    Fran Rueter

    Obituaries | 12/07/2016 |

    Francies “Fran” E. (Curtis) Rueter, longtime Haxtun resident, died Nov. 30, 2016. Fran was born Jan. 11, 1943, to parents Marion and Alta Curtis. She was the only surviving child and grew up in the Sterling and Fleming area.

    After graduating from the...