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DECEASED CLASSMATES



Arthur Anderson
1947 - 2009

Arthur E. Anderson, 62, of Lincoln, died Sunday (09/20/09). Born at Lincoln, Nebraska on (03/04/47) to Nels and Florantena (Grote) Anderson. U.S. Navy Vietnam Veteran. Member, American Legion Post #3. Retired Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co.

Survived by: wife, Eunice Anderson, Lincoln; son, Michael Anderson and fiance, Alecia Heerde, Sioux City, Iowa; daughter and son-in-law, Michelle and Robert See, Jr., Lincoln; grandson, Jacob See; sister, N. Joyce Boyd, Lincoln. Preceded in death by his parents.























"The only truly dead are those who have been forgotten."
--Jewish saying

























"Any man's death diminishes me, because I am involved in mankind; and
therefore never send to know for whom the bell tolls; it tolls for thee."
--John Dunne










































"The only truly dead are those who have been forgotten."
--Jewish saying

























"Any man's death diminishes me, because I am involved in mankind; and
therefore never send to know for whom the bell tolls; it tolls for thee."
--John Dunne







































Ronald Barzydlo
Mar 4, 1947 - Sep 5, 2015

Ronald Barzydlo, 68, of Lincoln, passed away on Saturday, September 5, 2015 at his home. Born to Walter and Evelyn (Wilson) Barzydlo on March 4, 1947 in Lincoln, Nebraska. Ron was a loving father. He was a generous, and kind artist with a heart of gold. He was unjaded, and a pacifist. He set an example of how one should live for his children and for all.

Ron Behrens

 

Nancy Bornemeier Loveless
1947 - Jan 20, 2016

Nancy ran her business, Nancy’s New To You, until 2005. She is survived by husband Thom Loveless of Glenwood Springs, Colo.; parents David (Geraldine) Bornemeier and Betty Johnson; daughter Christine (Joel) Cornwell; brother Richard (Pam) Bornemeier and four step-sisters, six grandchildren, all of Lincoln.

Dave Branstrom
Jul 23,1947 - Dec 8, 1966

Dave was a Navy Medic killed in Quang Ngai Province, South Vietnam.

Robert Bretta
May 6, 1947 - May 8, 1993

 

Dennis Bundy
1947 - 2000

Dennis Dale Bundy, 53, Lincoln, died Friday (9/29/00). Born (6/19/47), Lincoln, to Lewis and Blanche (Smith). Field resource specialist, Peoples Natural Gas. Member: Bethany Christian Church; VFW Post 131. Survivors: wife, Sandy; son, Jeffrey, Lincoln; daughter, Christine, Lincoln; brothers, sister-in-law, Donald and Glendora, Kenneth, all Lincoln; nieces; nephews; aunts; uncles. Preceded in death by parents. Services: 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, church, 1645 N. Cotner Blvd. Pastor Daryl Lauber.

James "Jim" Burch
1947 - October 1, 2014

James R. "Jim" Burch, age 67, of Lincoln, died October 1, 2014. Born to Francis Hamilton and Grace Ellenor Burch.

Preceded in death by his parents; step-father, Pat; siblings, Donna, Linda, Douglas and Mark; son, Curtis Helms. Survived by his wife, Helen; children, Erin-Michelle (Marvin) Burch Leatham, Melanie Hamilton Burch Helms, David Charles (Rhonda) Burch, Hillary (Michael) Burch Maness; 11 grandchildren; 1 great grandson; brothers, Gary Hamilton (Mary) Burch, Bradford (Jackie) Southwick, Bruce (Lotus) Southwick, Guy Southwick; sister-in-law, Julie Southwick, nieces and nephews.

Memorial service: 11 am Tuesday, October 7, at the Church of Latter-Day Saints, 3100 Old Cheney Road, Lincoln, NE. Visitation Monday from 4-8 pm at Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home, 6800 S. 14th St., Lincoln, NE, with family receiving friends from 5-7 pm.

Dennis Capps
May 30, 1947 - Feb 6, 2011

Dennis W. Capps, 63, of Lincoln, died Sunday, February 6, 2011 in Lincoln. Dennis was born on May 30, 1947 in Lincoln to Dale and Erma (Mehlin) Capps. Dennis is survived by his son (spouse), Richard (Rochelle) Capps; daughters (spouse), Denise (Kirk) Drake and Rene Capps all of Lincoln; grandchildren, Zachary, Chelsea and Dillon Capps and Taylor Drake; brothers, Leonard (Andrea) Capps of Beatrice and Scott (Elaine) Capps of Clatonia; sister, Joni (Ron) Davis of Gardner, Kan. and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife, Judy A. Capps, parents.

Gary Cooper
Aug 5, 1947 - Nov 23, 2010

Gary L. Cooper, 63, Lincoln, died unexpectedly on Tuesday, November 23, 2010. He was born August 5, 1947 in Lincoln to Charles and Marjorie (Cook) Cooper. Gary graduated from Lincoln Northeast High School and briefly attended the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. His career spanned several different job opportunities with the companies of Norden Laboratories, Pfizer Animal Health, Acton, Liefert Construction, Midwest Web and Monsanto, with his latest employment as Safety Director of Even Temp. On March 16, 1968 Gary was united in marriage to Beth Ann Clark in Howe, Neb. Gary was an avid fisherman, hunter and devoted grandpa.

Kathy Copas
1947 - 2003

Kathleen S. Copas, 56, Lincoln, died Wednesday (6/18/03). Statistician, state Department of Labor, research analyst and former teacher of junior and senior high schools. Graduate, Lincoln Northeast High School. B.S. in education and math from Peru State College; M.A. in public administration from Ohio University. Member, Capitol City Christian Church, Lincoln Quilt Guild. University of Nebraska at Omaha Football Beef Club. Former board of directors, Labor Department Credit Union. Survivors: brother, Donald, Sioux City, Iowa; nieces, Alysa Lanning Haack, Lincoln, Kyndra Copas, Sioux City; nephews, Nick, Tony Copas, both Sioux City. Preceded in death by parents, Orval and Ada Copas.

Marjory (Cookson) Klein
Jan 26, 1947 - Oct 8, 2002

Marjory Wolfe Klein, 55, Lincoln, died Tuesday (10/8/02). Born, Beatrice (1/26/47) to Warren and Eleanor Cookson. Greeter, Sam’s Club. Member, Eastridge Presbyterian Church; Capital City Christian, charter member; Boy Scouts of America; Venture Crew 316, co-adviser; Girl Scouts of America; Lincoln Rose Society; merit badge counselor. Survivors: husband, Ivan; son, fiancé, Robert Wolfe and Kendra Lider-Johnson, Cambridge; daughter, Carrie A. Wolfe, Lincoln; mother, Elnor Cookson, Lincoln; brothers, Orley Cookson, David Cookson, both Lincoln, Alva Cookson, Hastings; sister, Nancy Cookson, Lincoln; aunt, Violet Schreiber, Norfolk. Preceded in death by father, Warren Cookson.

Susan Dahl
Nov 21, 1947 - Feb 1, 1995

 

Denise DeVere
Apr 2, 1947 - May 8, 2009

Denise J. DeVere 62, Lincoln, died Friday (5/8/09). Born April 2, 1947 in Lincoln to Verdun and Vera Mae (Franson) DeVere. Graduated in 1965 from Lincoln Northeast High School.
Survivors include: son and daughter-in-law, Stephen Jr. and Kathy Exon, Lincoln; daughter, Heather Eurek, Omaha; brother, Steve DeVere, Arkansas; grandchildren: Sheridan, Grant and Bell Eurek; Delaney and Stephen III Exon; nephews, Ace and Andrew DeVere, Arkansas; aunts and uncles. Preceded in death by her parents.

Don Diehl
Apr 7, 1946 - Jul 22, 2012

Don D. Diehl Jr., 66, of Lincoln, died Sunday, July 22, 2012, from complications of a cardiac arrest. Living in Havelock his entire childhood with his surviving brothers, Jack and Mike, he had many friends. He graduated from Northeast High school in 1965 and served in the U.S. Navy until his injury in 1965. He worked for the Burlington Railroad and then the Goodyear plant until his retirement in 2000. In 1972, he married his wife, Linda Anne Schumacher.
Don, an avid fisherman, was a member of the Lincoln Bass Club for many years. He enjoyed sharing his knowledge about fishing with whoever would listen to him. When Don retired in 2000, he spent at least six months of every year doing what he loved best, fishing. Don was a proud member of the Tightwad Missouri Fishing Fellows. He spent many happy hours on Truman Reservoir pursuing the elusive crappie and bass.

Bruce Dixon
Jul 24, 1947 - Dec 14, 2012

Born (7-24-47) in Lincoln, NE to Donald and Eleanor (Engleman) Dixon. Bruce loved to cruise around in his convertible and was an avid Husker fan. He is survived by his mother, Eleanor; aunt, uncle and cousins. Preceded in death by his father Donald.

John Dugan
May 1, 1947 - Oct 16, 2010

John Paul Dugan, 63, of Lincoln, died, Saturday, October 16, 2010 at the V.A. Medical Center in Grand Island. Born in Sidney, Neb. on May 1, 1947 to Charles H. and Marie C. (Wellensiek) Dugan. Member A.B.A.T.E., and NRA. U.S. Navy Veteran. Survived by: sister, Nancy E. Dugan of Omaha; brother and sister-in-law, Clark and Patricia Wells of Lincoln; niece, Lynn Wells of Lincoln; nephew, Patrick Wells of Lincoln; cousins and many friends. Preceded in death by parents, Charles H. Dugan, Marie C. Wells, and Lynn P. Wells.

Gloria (Dunbar) Zuelow
1947 - 1989

Gloria Kay Zuelow (Dunbar) died Sunday Oct 29 at her home after a long illness. Mrs Zuelow was born Aug 12, 1948 in Lincoln to Robert and Nadine Beezley Dunbar and graduated from Northeast. She received her bachelor of science degree in elementary education from the University of Nebraska and did graduate work at Kearney State College.

She married Terry Zuelow on June 1, 1971. She taught at Central City and Cozad. She worked from 1974-80 in an independent paint contracting business in Grand Island. She also worked from 1975-1983 at Miller and Paine. In 1986 she established the Sunshine Cleaning Company and in March of 1987 until her death she was a sales associate at Appleby's.

She is survived by two children, Kara and Ryan, both at home, her mother Nadine Dunbar and two sisters. She was preceded in death by her father.

Richard Durfee
Jul 14, 1947 - Aug 29, 1996

 

Gina Eckert

 

Dennis Eggerichs
Sep 3, 1946 - Apr 17, 2004

 

Carolyn (Ewing) Jones
Jan 23, 1947 - July 4, 2004

Carolyn Sue Jones, 57, Lincoln, died Wednesday (7/7/04). Born, Phoenix, Ariz. (4/23/47), to Warren and Mary M. (Borer) Ewing. Member: St. Patrick's Catholic Church. Taught catechism at St. Patrick's School, loved ceramics, outdoors. Graduate, Northeast High School, 1965. Survivors: son, David, Lincoln; daughter, fiancee, Kimberlee Jones and Tim Mellen, both Lincoln; mother, Mary M. Ewing, Lincoln; mother-in-law, Jackie Jones, Lincoln; nieces; nephews. Preceded in death by: husband, Gary "Casey" Jones; father, Warren Ewing.

Charles Fleming

 

Larry Fontaine
Dec 24, 1946 - Nov 7, 1966

Larry died in service to our country in Quang Nam Province, South Vietnam.

Tom Friesen
1947 - 2006

 

Bob Fulton
1946 - 1998

Robert William Fulton, 51, Lincoln, died Wednesday (4/29/98). Employed, Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. After his father died, ran Bob's Market until 1970. Member, Goodyear Retirement Club. Lincoln Northeast High School alumni. Avid fisherman, pool player. Survivors: wife, Maryellen; sons, daughter-in-law, Ryan Fulton, Nic Fulton, both Lincoln, Paul and Carolyn Remmenga, Colorado Springs, Colo.; daughters, Dawn Remmenga, Tammy Remmenga, both Lincoln; sister, brother-in-law, Vicki and Bob Wright, Lincoln; father-in-law, spouse, Bud and Charlotte Hudson, Lincoln; grandchildren, Dustin, Amanda, Kevin, Chelsea; nieces; nephews.

James Govaerts

Born
Sep 14, 1947

Died
Jan 25, 2013

Following graduation James joined the United States Navy on September 6, 1966. He was united in marriage to Lana Lynn Gordon in Corpus Christi. Following the completion of his duties James and Lana remained in Corpus Christi and he gained employment as an air traffic controller. He was later transferred to Lincoln, Nebraska and completed his career at Kansas City in 1981. James later moved to Tulsa and worked at the Old Village Apartments before gaining employment at the Bryce House in Tulsa, Oklahoma. James has been working there since 1990, where he has helped many people with their daily struggles with alcohol and drug addiction.

Survivors are his two children Christopher B. Govaerts of Tulsa, Oklahoma, Kerilynn Duis of Terlton, Oklahoma, brother Ken Govaerts and his wife Kathy Govaerts of Lincoln, Nebraska; sister Jan Taylor and her husband Mitch of San Pedro, California; Macey, Lana, Bryson, Drake, Raelynn, Kodee, Konner; great grandson Maddox James and a host of other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his father Jack Govaerts; mother Betty Govaerts, wife Lana Lynn Gordon Govaerts and a son Michael James Govaerts.

Craig E. Groat
Nov. 1, 1946 - Aug. 29, 2017

Jane (Handa) Roy

Marilyn Jane Roy, 50, Anaheim, Calif., died Friday (7/25/97). Born, Lincoln. Graduate, Northeast High School; University of Nebraska. Special education teacher, Magnolia Elementary School District. Survivors: husband, James; son, Sean T., Anaheim; mother, Taki Handa, Lincoln; brother, sister-in-law, Jack and Jan Handa, Lincoln; sister, brother-in-law, Christie and Bruce Horswill, Lincoln; one nephew, three nieces, all Lincoln. Preceded in death by father, George; brother, Larry.

Jane died in 1996 after a long course of idiopathic lung disease. She continued to teach even while her energy was slipping away. Everyone who knew Jane knows she was one of the truly good people you meet in life. - Susan (Wolf) Rehm

Becki (Heilman) Griffeth
Jul 27, 1947 - Jun 10, 2007

Rebecca Louise "Becki" "Bubbe" Griffeth, 59, Lincoln, died Thursday (5/10/07). Born to Robert "Jack" and LaVetta Heilman on July 27, 1947, in Lincoln. Former driver's license clerk and library assistant. Attended dental assistant school. Member: Faith Bible Church; Lincoln Northeast High School Class of 1965 Reunion Committee. Survivors: daughters, son-in-law, Heidi and Greg Weinert, Jillaina Griffeth, all of Lincoln; grandchildren, Malcolm, Cambria and Tristan Weinert, Lincoln; sisters, brother-in-law, Mary "Susie" Donaldson, Joyce and Robert Gerken, all of Lincoln, nieces, Lori Donaldson, Ana Donaldson, both of Lincoln; nephew, spouse, Jay and Sara Donaldson, Lincoln; former spouse and father of the children, Gary Griffeth, Lincoln; mother-in-law, Vernice Griffeth, Beatrice. Preceded in death by her parents.

Thomas Hempel
Apr 20, 1947 - Jul 15, 1969

Tom died in service to our country in Thua Thien Province, South Vietnam.

Marlys Henkel
Jul 29,1947 - Jun 5, 1994

 

Judy (Hester) Capps
1947 - 2003

Judy A. Capps, 56, Lincoln, died Thursday (10/23/03). Survivors: husband, Dennis; son, daughter-in-law, Richard and Rochelle, Lincoln; daughters, son-in-law, Denise and Kirk Drake, Rene Capps, all Lincoln; grandchildren, Zachary, Chelsea, and Dillon Capps, Taylor Drake; mother, Alta Hester, Lincoln; sisters, Tracy Walton, Waverly, Nancy Marsh, Debbie Chrisp, both Lincoln; many nieces, nephews. Preceded in death by father, Burgess Hester.

John Hunter
Aug 16,1947 - Jan 16, 1991

 

Alberta (Johnson) Arruda
Dec 10, 1946 - Jun 1, 2008

Alberta "Bert" Johnson Arruda 61, Lincoln, died Sunday (6/1/08) in Wiggins, Colo. She was born on December 10, 1946 in Havre de Grace, Md. to Glenn A. Johnson and Alvina Johnson Eggerling. She was a 1965 graduate of Lincoln Northeast High School and the University of Nebraska Lincoln, where she earned academic honors. She worked as an adjudications officer at the Nebraska Service Center in Lincoln.

Thomas Judkins
1947 - 1997

Thomas M. Judkins, 50, Butte, formerly Lawton, died Saturday (11/15/97). Services: 7 p.m. Tuesday, Community Presbyterian Church, Lawton. Danish Cemetery, near Lincoln. Second services: 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Roper & Sons Mortuary, 4300 O St. Visitation: Tuesday, 5-7 p.m., church; Wednesday, 5-8 p.m., Ropers & Sons Mortuary. Christy, Smith & Hockenberry Funeral Home, Sioux City, Iowa.

Marlene (Kaldahl) Wilson
July 31, 1947- April 17, 2012

Marlene Berniece Wilson, age 64, died Tuesday, April 17, 2012 at the St. Catherine Hospital in Garden City, Kansas. She was born on July 31, 1947 in Omaha, Nebraska, the daughter of William Beck and Bernice Hansen Kaldahl. On June 12, 1976, she married Robert Dean Wilson in McCook, Nebraska. A resident of Garden City since 1976, she was a retired Elementary Teacher and the church secretary for St. James Lutheran Church in Garden City.

Margaret "Margie" Kane
Jan 17, 1947 - Jan 24, 1997

Margaret "Margie" Kane, 50, Germantown, Md., died Jan. 24. Born, rural Lancaster County farm (1/17/47). Moved to Lincoln as young child. Attended one year of grade school, England. Graduate, Lincoln Northeast High School; University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Did graduate studies in community and regional planning. Employed, Aspen Systems Corp., Washington, D.C. Former employee, Nebraska Democratic Party (1969-76); Census Bureau (1980). Survivors: husband, Shyh-Te Peng; son, Suha D. Peng; father, John R. Kane, Lincoln; sisters, brothers-in-law, Kathleen Kane, Elizabeth Parmele, Mary and Jack Abbott, all Lincoln, Christine and David Finn, Des Moines, Iowa; nephew, John, Des Moines. Preceded in death by mother, Frances Emberton Kane.

Bruce Kempkes
Jan 5, 1947- Jul 1, 1979

 

Gary Knippel
Jun 24, 1947 - May 9, 2011

Gary Lee Knippel, 63, Lincoln, died Monday (5-9-11). Born (6-24-47) in Lincoln to Donald and Lois (Cope) Knippel. Retired from Burlington Northern Railroad. U.S. Navy Veteran. He was known to his friends and family as "Big G." Enjoyed golfing, pool league, softball, and bowling where he had several 300 games. He enjoyed riding his Harley and watching his son's band. He took pleasure in being around his family, especially his grandkids. He loved the holidays; the fourth of July was one of his favorites. He always had a knack for starting projects and almost finishing them. He liked to can food and gardening.

Dennis Knudtson
 Aug 6, 1946 - Oct 28, 2004

Dennis Knudtson, 58, Florissant, Colo., died Thursday (10/28/04) in Houston. Born, Lincoln (8/6/46). Survivors: daughter, Rori Knudtson, Denver; sons, daughter-in-law, Ryan and Traci, Raleigh, N.C., Rustin, Boulder, Colo.; grandsons, Curran Knudtson, Denver, Carter Knudtson, Raleigh; brother, sister-in-law, James and Joan, Omaha; nieces; and nephews. Preceded in death by brother, Chuck.

Jan Krejci
1947 - 1966

 

Jeanette (Lahodny) Sklenicka
Nov 10, 1946 - Apr 24, 2006

Jeanette Sklenicka, 59, Lincoln, died Monday (4/24/06). Born to Leon and Marjorie (Blecha) Lahodny on Nov. 10, 1946, in Belleville, Kan. Retired from Goodyear after 36 years of service. Lifetime member: DAV, American Legion, and VFW Auxiliary. Avid bowler, shuffleboard player.

Lloyd "Nick" Lane
Dec 25, 1946 - May 1, 2017

Lloyd L. "Nick" Lane, 70, Lincoln, passed away May 1, 2017. Born Dec. 25, 1946, in Nebraska City to Lloyd L. "Hap" and Marion Lucile (Jacobsen) Lane. Retired in 2000, after 35 years as a testman for LT & T Co. Member of Communication Workers Union #7470. Family members include his wife, Doris; sister, Linda (Ron) Wiley; children, Leann (Pat) Frederick, Brad (Kathy) Rico, and Angela (Bob) Bredthauer, grandchildren, Sarah (Lydia) Jordan, Jesse (Michelle) Frederick, Kelsie (Andre) Ferreira, Bailey Rico, Riley Rico, John Ferreira, Laney Frederick, Jake Frederick; great-granddaughter, Aria Ferreira; nephew, David Merritt. Preceded in death by parents, Hap and Lucile Lane.

Linda (Larson) Stansbury
Dec 16, 1946 - Oct 22, 2016

Linda Ann Stansbury, Omaha, formerly of Lincoln passed away Sat., Oct. 22, 2016 in Omaha. She was born Dec. 16, 1946, in Lincoln to Victor and Carolyn (Johnson) Larson. She enjoyed spending time with family. Family members include, husband John, Omaha; daughter Lora Curry, Lincoln; son Matthew (Barbara) Stansbury, Grand Junction, CO; sister and brothers in law, Janice (Ned) Eckman and Sonja (Reed) Stephenson, all of Lincoln; grandsons, Maxwell and Samuel Curry, and Benjamin Kurtzer, all of Lincoln; Numerous nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. Preceded in death by parents, son Michael Peterson and sister Sherilyn McAuliffe.

James Loudenback

 

Jay Marlow
Oct 12, 1946 - Mar 4, 2001

Marlow -- Jay L., 54, Tucson, Ariz., died Sunday (3/4/01). Graduate, Lincoln Northeast High School.

Survivors: wife, Beverly Wilcox Marlow; sons, Todd, Bradley; seven grandchildren; father, Warren "Jack"; brother, Marcus, Darrell.

Vernon Martin
Feb 15, 1947 - Oct 28, 2015

Vernon G Martin, 68 of Lincoln, NE and of Springfield, MO passed away October 28, 2015. Vernon was born February 15, 1947 in Lincoln Nebraska to Ray and Lenora (Larsen) Martin. He graduated from Northeast High School. He was a much loved, son, father, husband, uncle, brother, cousin, nephew, and friend to many. He was a Master plumber at Ray Martin Plumbing Company and later took over ownership in his younger years. He also worked several years at Kiner Supply. He worked at Bass Pro in Springfield, MO until his passing. He loved to hunt, fish and spend time with family and friends.

Richard Mason
Nov 23, 1947 - Oct 25, 1996

Mason - Richard T., 48, Orlando, Fla., formerly Lincoln, died Friday (10/25/96). Born, Washington, D.C. Vietnam Army veteran. Computer analyst. Graduate, University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Member, First Baptist Church, Windermere, Fla. Survivors: wife, Janet; daughter, Kathy, home; son, Christian, home; brothers, Allan Schoenfeld, Omaha, Thomas Mason, Staten Island, N.Y.; stepfather, mother, James and Lillian Warner, Lincoln; father-in-law, mother-in-law, Larry and Isabelle Gassman, Lincoln; nieces and nephews.

Kathy (McCabe) Richardson
Jul 1947 - Nov 16, 2011

Kathy S. Richardson, 64, of Beatrice, passed away Nov. 16, at BryanLGH in Lincoln. Services were held Nov. 20 at Griffiths-Hovendick Chapel in Beatrice.

John McCarthy
1947 - 1989

 

David Milhollan
May 30, 1947 - Mar 27,2011

David (Ross) Milhollan of Easton, MD died March 27, 2011, at his home surrounded by family and friends. He was 63. Born in Colorado Springs, Colo., on May 30, 1947, he was the son of the late Dr. Frank Milhollan and Dona Milhollan of Easton. Dave grew up in Columbus, NE and then moved to Lincoln, NE, where he graduated from Lincoln Northeast High School. After he graduated, his family moved to Maryland, where he attended The University of Maryland, earning a degree in Business Administration.

From 1969 until 1973, Dave served in the U.S. Navy. While serving in Vietnam, he was stationed on the USS Constellation. After serving in the U.S. Navy, Dave returned to Maryland with his wife, Becky, whom he married on July 5, 1969, and his twin sons, Eric and Brian. He joined his father-in-law's accounting business, during which time he earned his CPA certificate. After his father-in-law's death, he started his own accounting practice. Dave was comptroller and computer specialist for a local engineering firm for 10 years and eventually started his own accounting and computer consulting business.

Dave's passion was music. He loved barbershop music and, until his illness, he was the director of the Bay Country Chorus. During his years of barbershop singing, he was a member of both Seaford and Easton choruses. As well as a chorus member, Dave was a part of two quartets, Chesapeake Connection and Unforgettable. He also sang with the Immanuel Lutheran Church Choir and a sextet made up of special friends. In addition to music, Dave enjoyed golf, bowling, the theater and traveling with friends and family.

Dennis Murphy

 

Larry Nance
1947 - 2002

 

Lynn (Orr) McAulay
Jun 30, 1946 - Sep 1, 2016

Lynn Ellen (Orr) McAulay, age 69, died unexpectedly on Thursday, September 1st.
Born June 30th, 1947, in Hartington, NE, to LaVonne and James Orr, she grew up in Lincoln, NE, graduating from Lincoln Northeast High School in 1965. On December 4th, 1965, Lynn married Gerald Allen McAulay, Jr., and moved to Emporium, PA, where they raised their family. Lynn was a lifelong member of the V.F.W. Auxiliary and the Seward United Methodist Church. Lynn is survived by her children and grandchildren, son Jim, fiancé Terry Niedfeldt, and his children, Connor and Miranda McAulay, daughter, Theresa, and her children, Allese and Matthew McAulay, son, Ron and his wife Annie and their children, Michael, Kaitlynn, Ronnie and Liam McAulay, her mother and step father LaVonne Orr-Meyerott and Vernon Meyerott, brother and sister-in-law Ron and Diane Orr, sister Retha Saathoff, sisters and brother-in-laws Lori and Gary Blum and Mary and Steve Hetrick, step brother and sister-in-law Alan and Karen Meyerott, nieces and nephews. Lynn was preceded in death by her husband, Jerry; father, Jim Orr and niece, Amanda Schreiner.

Glen Orthengren
Dec 15, 1947 - Apr 27, 2008

Glenn E. Orthengren 61, Lincoln, died Sunday (4/27/08). Retired Pressman. Lifetime member of NSRA/former member of LASR.
Survivors: son, Toby; daughter, Brandi; grandchildren, Dakota, Taylor, Dyna, Dylan; ex wife/friend, Ruth E. Orthengren; brother, Ivan & family of Texas/Minn. Service time & location: Hot Rod and all vehicles meeting at the Lancaster Event Center parking lot, 4100 N. 84th St. at 2 p.m. on Saturday (5/10/08) for a cruise to Bethlehem Cemetery, 98th & Davey Rd. Family and friends are welcome for a celebration of Glenn's life at the Estate following burial.

Cynthia (Pearson) Broussard
Sep 9, 1947 - Jun 13, 2006

 

Henry Page

 

Eugene R. Peet
July 25, 1946 - May 6, 2005

Eugene R. Peet, 58, Lincoln, died Friday (5/6/05). Born, Lincoln on July 25, 1946. Retired, Goodyear employee. Veteran, U.S. Army. Survivors: wife, Paula; son, Brian Peet, Lincoln; daughter, son-in-law, Terri and Brian Kassebaum, Lincoln; brother, sister-in-law, LeRoy and Darlene Peet, Lincoln; sister, brother-in-law, Barbara and Elliott Tucker, Lincoln; four grandchildren; mother-in-law, Amanda Stoner, Lincoln. Preceded in death by parents, Clyde and Donna Peet; father-in-law, Hansell Stoner.

Varnell (Pike) Bute
Aug 25, 1946 - Sep 28, 2004

Varnell Wanice Bute, 58, Norman, Okla., died Tuesday (9/28/04) in Oklahoma City. Mrs. Bute was born on Aug. 25, 1946, in Maywood, Calif., to Volley Wally and Alice Bernice (Johnson)Pike. She graduated from high school in Lincoln in 1965. She married Steven Wayne Bute on Jan. 23, 1971, in Lincoln. They moved to Norman from Lincoln in 1982. Mrs. Bute was a member of the Lutheran Church, Missouri Synod. She enjoyed a number of outdoor activities, including camping and traveling in the family RV. She also enjoyed reading, sewing and spending time with the family dog. Mrs. Bute worked at the Goodyear tire plant and for the Safeway and Homeland stores in Norman.

Norman Pleines
May 24, 1947- Jun 15, 1994

 

Richard "Rich" Portman
Jun 7, 1947- Jan 15, 2010

Richard Crary Portman was born June 7, 1947, in Nelson, to Richard Sr. and Berneta (Walburn) Portman. In July 1970, Rich married Chris Williamson and to that union two children were born. In 1984 Rich moved to Columbus to be a recruiter for the Army National Guard. On June 11, 1988, he married Patty (Hladik) Shunk, the woman he adored and cherished for 22 years. In 1994 he retired from the Army National Guard. He then worked in sales until 2004 when he became a self-employed contractor.

Rich loved sharing time with his family and friends, but especially his three grandchildren. He enjoyed boating, fishing and Husker football. Rich’s kindness and incredible smile and laugh will be missed by everyone who knew him.

Michael Raney

 

Diana (Rediger) Stastny
1946 - 2003

 

Terri (Regler) Nelms
July 13, 1947 - May 28, 2011

Terri L. Nelms, 63, of Lincoln, died Saturday, May 28, 2011, in Lincoln. She was born July 13, 1947, in Lincoln, to Robert Dee and Roma Glee (Showalter) Regler.

Family includes: daughters, Randi Nelms, Jodi Nelms, all of Lincoln; son, Kevin Nelms, Lincoln; grandchildren, Mercedes Nelms and Joshua Nelms, both of Lincoln; three great grandchildren. Preceded in death by mother.

Cremation, no services. Condolences or personal reflections may be left online at www.metcalffuneral services.com

Michael H. Riggins
July 27, 1947 - Mar 8, 2017

Michael H. Riggins, 69, Gresham, passed away March 8, 2017, in Lincoln. Born July 27, 1947, in Lincoln, to Henry and Martha (Gillespie) Riggins. Retired restaurant manager. Michael was a car club and sports enthusiast, especially Husker football. Family members include his wife, Connie; sons, James Riggins, Gresham, Taylor Riggins, Grand Island; daughters, Julie Riggins (Robert Kridler), Portage, Mich., Dawna Riggins, Kalamazoo, Mich.; grandchildren, Arielle, Falicia and Brandon; brother, Richard Riggins, Omaha; nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by parents.

Dianne (Robison) Crossley
Jan 9, 1947 - Mar 5, 1997

 

Charles Roland
Apr 1947 - Aug 1981

 

Emanuel Roth

 

Leslie (Les) Schreurs
Jun 6, 1947 - Oct 30, 2010

Les received a degree in Drafting Technology from the Nebraska Vocational Tech School. He served in the United States Navy in the Reserves from 1964 until 1971, and served active enlistment during the Vietnam War from 1967 until 1968. Les began his working career at Lincoln Steel as a draftsman. Later he became a partner in National Detail building large steel buildings worldwide. Les married Yvonne Splain and had daughter Amy. In April of 1999 he married Connie Kingery. He was a lifetime member of the VFW in Lincoln and was an avid hunter and fisherman. He is survived by his wife Connie, three children Amy, Shawn, and Angela and seven grandchildren.

Linda Schuler

 

Jerry Shadley
1947 - Jun 7, 2017

Jerald Dwayne Shadley passed away at the age of 69 on June 7, 2017, in Winston-Salem, N.C. Jerry was born and raised in Lincoln, graduating from Northeast Highschool. Jerry attended UNL where he was a gymnast for the University and a marine reservist. He was a retired sales executive, loving husband, father and grandfather. Jerry is survived by his wife Sidney Shadley, daughters, Jennifer Graff, husband Jim Graff, Jessica Whitten, grandchildren, Jordan and Nicole Shadley, Cole and Alex Graff, mother-in-law Jackie Smith, brother Jim Shadley, sister Mary Robbins (Gary), nieces, nephews and many friends and extended family members. Preceded in death by parents John and Lillian Shadley, and brother Jack Shadley.

Cynthia (Siemering) Nixon
Apr 29, 1947 - Jul 31, 2003

Nixon - Cynthia "Cindy" Jo (Siemering), 56, Golden, Colo., died Thursday (7/31/03) at home after a brief bout with cancer. Born, Lincoln. Attorney in private practice. Graduated, Northeast High School.

Survivors: husband of 38 years, Lenny; sons, Cory, Twin Falls, Idaho, Lonny, Denver, Jaimy of Murdock; mother, Meredith Siemering, Lincoln; sister, Penny Roth, Roseland; brothers, Cary Siemering, South Bend, Tony Siemering, Lincoln; six grandchildren; nieces; nephews.

Warren Simmons
May 19, 1947 - Feb 16, 2017

 

Mary (Spomer) Cunningham
1947 - 2002

 

Tobey (Stark) Rinke
Jun 5, 1947 - Aug 7, 2014

Carol "Tobey" (Stark) Rinke, of White Rock, B.C., Canada, passed Aug. 7, 2014. Tobey was born in Lincoln to Charles & Doris (Starr) Stark on June 5, 1947. While attending the University of Nebraska and obtaining a degree in elementary education, she met and married the love of her life, Al Rinke. After her husband's death in 1984, she bravely carried on raising her three young children. Eventually, she moved to White Rock, B.C.. She was loved by all who knew her and will be remembered for her warm smile, and charitable spirit.

She is survived by daughter, Heather (Ryan) Eastwood; sons, Patrick (Tara) Rinke & Charles (Megan) Rinke; and sisters, Judy Young, Patty Mahan, Sharon Holmes, Mary Heyer, Cindy Otto, and Debbie Kraus. She is preceded in death by husband, Al; parents, Charles & Doris; brother, Kirk; and sister, Jackie. She leaves behind nine beautiful grandchildren who were the light of her life.

Gary Stava
1947 - 1986

 

Joanne (Taylor) Johnston-Hull
1947 - 2005

Joanne Johnston-Hull, 57, Omaha, died Sunday (2/6/05). Survivors: husband, Galen Hull; daughters, Judi Fountain, Waverly, Julie Leonard, Omaha; grandchildren, Kyle, Emma, Rebecca, Cole and Taylor; brother, Richard Taylor, Grand Junction, Colo.; extended brothers, Bobby Carroll, Lincoln, Larry Carroll, Omaha. Preceded in death by: parents, Harriet and Charles Taylor; maternal mother, Edith Carroll; cousin, Marilyn; three previous husbands.

Connie (Thrasher) Snider
1947 - 2010

Connie R. Snider, 63, died Saturday (4/24/10). Formerly employed at the State of Nebraska Women’s Commission. Loved to garden and sew. Family members include daughter: Danielle Snider; son, daughter-in-law: Brandon and Renee Snider; grandson: Mason Snider; mother, step-father: Leona and Gerald Miller, all of Lincoln; brothers, sisters-in-law: Dr. Tom and Dee Thrasher, Scottsbluff, Wayne R. and Nancee Thrasher, Lincoln; step-brothers: David and Mark Miller, Lincoln; aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by maternal grandparents, Rosa and J. F. Gausman; and father, Connally J. Thrasher; uncle Bob Gausman.

Dana (Wallace) Atkinson
Jun 5, 1947 - Oct 28, 2010

Dana Wallace Atkinson born June 5, 1947 passed on October 28, 2010 after a short bout with liver and gall bladder cancer.

Richard "Dick" Weichbrodt
Dec 25, 1946 - Feb 22, 2008

Richard A. "Dick" Weichbrodt 61, Lincoln, died Friday (2/22/08) after a courageous battle with Lung Cancer. Dick was born on Christmas Day, December 25, 1946 in Omaha. He attended Westside High School in Omaha and was a 1965 graduate of Lincoln Northeast H.S. He earned an Associates Degree in Commercial Art from Southeast Community College; He was formerly the Art Coordinator for Imperial Outdoor Advertising.

George Wingrove
May 8, 1947 - Dec 3, 2015

George H. Wingrove, 68, of Lincoln, passed away on December 3, 2015. Mr. Wingrove was born May 8, 1947, to Claude & Arlene (Hogan) in Clay Center, Kan.

Survivors include his wife of 45 years, Sharon; children, Dirk (Sara) Wingrove, Mike Poell (Annette Ybarra); siblings, Claude, Jr. (Lynn) Wingrove, Darold Wingrove (Sandy Wurm), Edward (Deb) Wingrove; grandchildren, Julia & Hogan Wingrove, Shelby & Braden Poell; nieces, nephews and cousins.

Del Wolfe
Jun 8, 1946 - Dec 26, 2005

Del F. Wolfe, 59, Lincoln, died Monday (12/26/05) after a courageous battle with cancer. Born (6/8/46) to Delbert and Elsie (Mills) Wolfe. Technical salesman for Burden Sales. After graduating from Lincoln Northeast High School, served two tours in Vietnam with the U.S. Navy. Enjoyed playing the guitar, golfing and bicycling.

Delores Woodhull

 

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