Helen DeLaine Roth

Helen DeLaine Roth returned to Heaven July 3, 2016, in Hay Springs, Neb. at the age of 98. Burial at the Merriman, Neb. cemetery.

DeLaine, as most friends knew her was born May 28, 1918, to Charles and Orpha McCray in Merriman, Neb. She was preceded in death by her siblings: Wilma McCray Gray (James); Keith (Florence), Jhett (Margaret), Irlin (Driel), and Blaine (Shirley). She is survived by her devoted husband of 72 years, Don Roth, Gordon, Neb.; daughter and care-giver, Rita Roth Johns

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Marvin H. Cornett

Longtime Casper resident and electrician “Marv” Cornett after a long illness passed peacefully in to the hands of God at Wyoming Medical Center on Aug. 2, 2016, with family by his side. He was born in Scottsbluff, Neb. July 11, 1943, to Paul and Mildred (Beavers) Cornett. He was raised and educated in Hay Springs, Neb. As a boy he started working with his dad as an electrician and continued until his retirement. He served with the Nebraska National Guard and as a volunteer fireman

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Edmund "Eddie" Cushing Quigg

Edmund Cushing Quigg, known as “ Eddie” was born May 17, 1925, in Gordon, Neb. to Frank and Mabel Quigg. The youngest of six children, he grew up on the family farm. In 1945, he enlisted in the Army and attended West Point as a Medical Technician. After his discharge, he moved to Portland, Ore. He worked for ESCO as a Sand lab Technician and retired after 40 years. He also worked for Fred Meyer part-time as grocery clerk. He loved people and could talk to anyone. He also loved to

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Bill Parker

Funeral services for Bill Parker, Hay Springs, Neb. will be held on Friday, Aug. 19, 2016, at 2:00 p.m. at the United Methodist Church in Hay Springs with Rev. Paul Smith officiating. Burial will be at the Hay Springs Cemetery.  

Mr. Parker passed away on Aug. 11, 2016, at Pioneer Manor in Hay Springs, Neb.   

Bill was born on April 11, 1935, in Tuthill, S.D.

He was 81.

A memorial has been established for the Hay Springs Fire Department.  Donations may be sent to

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Robert Burdette Frey

Robert Burdette Frey, 85, of Lincoln, passed away on July 31, 2016 in Omaha. Robert was born on June 6, 1931, in Gordon to Walter J. and Esther E. Kuhler Frey. He was a Korean War Air Force veteran. Former financial consultant and credit manager at Voss Electric and retired from Union Bank as a senior vice president and trust officer. His personal faith in Christ was central to him as a member of Lincoln Berean Church. Previously he served as treasurer on boards of Central Alliance Church and

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Chris Sandberg

Funeral services for Chris Sandberg of Hay Springs, Neb. will be held on Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2016, at 11:00 a.m. at the United Methodist Church in Hay Springs with Rev. Paul Smith officiating. Visitation will be on Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2016, at 10:00 a.m. at the church.

Duane M. Sandberg (Chris) passed away Aug. 12, 2016, after a long and fulfilling life in northwest Nebraska. He was born on Christmas Day, 1923 in Banner County, one of seven children of Morris and Myrtle Sandberg. He graduated from

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Jean Hoefer

Funeral services for Jean Hoefer of Hay Springs, Neb. will be held  at the United Methodist Church in Hay Springs on Monday, Aug. 15, 2016, at 10:00 a.m. with Rev. Paul Smith and Rev. Al Trucano officiating. Burial will be at the Hay Springs Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Sunday, Aug. 14, 2016, at Chamberlain Drabbels Mortuary at 7:00 p.m.

Freeman Jean Hoefer was born on the family farm Jan. 14, 1923. He was the second one born of a set of twins. He attended Hay Springs school

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Vici J. Merrill

Vici J. Merrill, 74, was born to Vigo and Dorothy (Miller) Torske on June 23, 1942 at Bayard, Neb. Vici passed to the presence of the Lord on Aug. 10, 2016, at her home in Callaway, Neb.

She was preceded in death by her parents, older sister, Irene Wands of Grand Junction, Colo., and her grand-daughter, Hannah Hollibaugh of Austin, Texas.

She was one of eight children in the family. They lived at Bayard, Maxwell, and Kimball, Neb. before moving to the western slope of Colorado.

She started

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Margaret Esther Timmons

In late November of 1920, a little girl was born to Jonathon and Gladys Timmons in the little panhandle town of Kilgore, Neb. The exact date was Wednesday, Nov. 24, 1920. The Timmons named their first and only child Margaret Esther Timmons. Her early years were spend in and around the Kilgore, Neb. area. When she reached school age her parents enrolled her in the Crookston/Kilgore public schools. She attended grade school in Crookston/Kilgore schools until the age of 9, when she and her

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Henry "Hank" Rabeler Jr.

Torrington, Wyo. Henry "Hank" Rabeler, Jr., 94, passed away at his home in Rushville, Neb. on June 21, 2016. Grave side memorial services with Military Honors will be held on Friday, Aug. 12, 2016, at 2 p.m. at the Valley View Cemetery in Torrington with Father Ray Moss officiating. A reception will follow at the American Legion Hall in Torrington. Colyer Funeral Home is assisting the family.

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Hannah Hollibaugh

Funeral services for Hannah Hollibaugh of Austin, Texas will be held on Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2016, at 10:00 a.m. at the Zion Lutheran Church in Hay Springs, Neb. with Pastor Allan Wierschke officiating. Burial will be at the Hay Springs Cemetery.

Hannah Rachel Hollibaugh of Austin, Texas (formerly of Lincoln, Neb.), was born on Dec., 24 1987, in Farmington, N.M. Her doctors had assured her parents that her due date was not—as originally set—on Christmas Day of that year, but rather a

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Ronald Talbot

Funeral services for Ronald Talbot of Rushville, Neb. will be held on Monday, Aug. 8, 2016, at 2:00 p.m. at the Extension Church in Whiteclay, Neb. with burial at the Extension Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Sunday, Aug. 7, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. at the church. 

Ronald passed away on Aug. 4, 2016 at his home in Rushville.

Ronald was born on May 6, 1954, in Rushville, Neb.

He was 62.

A memorial has been established. Donations may be sent to Chamberlain Chapel, PO Box 970, Chadron, Neb

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