Dawnelle Davis

Dawnelle was born in Madera Cal to Walker H. “Bevo” and Marjorie E. (VanAckeren) Davis on 13 March 1949 and passed away in Wilmington N.C. on 06 November 2018. The family included her older brother David. The family resided in Dos Palos Cal until moving in 1956 to Decatur, NE, then in 1957 to Valentine, NE, where she attended a one room school, until finally in 1960 moving to Rushville, NE., where she graduated High School in 1967. She also attended Chadron State College.



Albert Weibel

Albert or "Al" as he was known to most, was born in New York City to Albert Charles Weibel and Madeline Marie (Reister) on Jan 10th 1942. He was welcomed to this world by his older brother Charles Albert & older sister Madeline Marie.

Al attended St Pius Elementary and finished his coursework in 1955. If you ask "Snookie" though his true education was learned growing up running streets of the Bronx.

He then attended All Hallows where he participated in baseball & track. Having


Donald Eugene Garner

Donald Eugene Garner, 89, passed away Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at Scottsbluff Care & Rehabilitation Center in Scottsbluff, Nebraska.  Don was born August 18, 1929 in Eli, Nebraska.  He was the third of six children born to Jesse Lee Garner and Clara Opal Weatherill. 

Don was a real cowboy and spent his childhood working on the Garner ranch on the Niobrara. He married Loina Evelyn Fair April 25, 1948.  Don started working construction and helped build


Paul Leif Anderson

May 22, 1954 – October 10, 2018

At the age of 64 our beloved father passed away in the Bull Mountains of Roundup, Montana. Paul was born in Lincoln, Nebraska as the third of four boys born to his parents E.A. and Marjorie Anderson. His family moved to Gordon, Nebraska when Paul was just a young boy. Growing up, Paul loved to play sports or “Cowboys and Indians” with his brothers. Summers were spent at the Niobrara River and Lake Merriman; as you can imagine with four boys


Helen Mae Kienzle

Helen Mae (Carter) Kienzle, age 90, a loving mother, dedicated care giver and devoted Christian woman was called home to Heaven on October 29, 2018.

Helen was born on June 16, 1928 to George and Esther (Johnson) Carter in Gordon, Nebraska.  She graduated from Alliance High School in 1947.  Helen married Albert Leisy on June 15, 1947 and to this union 7 children were born.  They ranched in the sandhills north of Ellsworth where she was active in the “Way out West&rdquo


Deane Allen Jensen

Deane Allen Jensen, 82, of Hay Springs, Nebraska, died Friday, October 26, 2018, at High Plains Alzheimer’s special care Center in Lincoln Nebraska. A luncheon for family and friends will begin at 1 p.m. followed by the funeral service at 3 p.m. on Saturday, November 3, 2018, at the Hay Springs United Methodist Church. Pastor Paul Smith will be officiating. Interment will follow at the Mirage Flats Community Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made in Deane’s name to the Hay


Paul Lief Anderson

Paul Anderson was born May 22, 1954, in Lincoln, Neb. and passed away October 10, 2018, in Roundup, Mont.

Paul was the third son of E.A. Anderson and Marjorie Anderson. He was the younger brother to Steve Anderson and Mike Anderson, and the older brother to Erik Anderson.

Paul attended Gordon Public Schools from Kindergarten through his graduation from Gordon High School in 1972.

Paul married Connie Colwell of Rushville, Neb. in September of 1976. Paul and Connie were parents to four girls


Ruth Evelyn Metzger Paul

Ruth Evelyn Metzger Paul, age 96, of Gordon died Monday, October 15, 2018, at Parkview Lodge Assisted Living in Rushville, Neb. 

Ruth Evelyn was born in Gordon, Neb. at her parent’s home on Cornell St. January 3, 1922, to William Andrew and Pearl Grace (Parker) Metzger. Her early years were spent on the Metzger Ranch, 40 miles southeast of Gordon on Gordon Creek. Later, the family set up permanent residency in Gordon for the children’s education. Grade school and high school


Marilyn M. Sue White

Marilyn M. “Sue” White was born October 18, 1952 in Gordon, Nebraska to Murray and Edith (Grover) Hilliker and passed away on her birthday, October 18, 2018, at Memorial Hospital in Seward, Nebraska at the age of 66.  She attended country school in Cherry County and moved to Beaver Crossing in 1976.  Sue was united in marriage to Robert White December 8, 1978 in Beaver Crossing and to this union two children, Amy and Derek, were born.

Together they made their home in


George Dale Hunter

George Dale Hunter died February 27, 2018, at Pioneer Manor Nursing Home. Dale was born December 28, 1936 in Rushville, to William Garnet and Elma Eitler Hunter, he was the youngest with two older sisters, Barbara and Marion. He attended Cavern Creek School through grade school, riding horse back and bicycle. Dale went to Arkansas with his Uncle Ray Hunter and spent some time there. He worked in the hay fields putting up hay. He worked on the railroad a short time. Dale married Connie Hough in


Hyle Kutschara

Hyle Jay Kutschara, 83, of Hay Springs, Neb., died on October 9, 2018, at Pioneer Manor Nursing home in Hay Springs, Neb. Hyle was born December 19, 1934, to Charles and Louise(Vanbuskirk) Kutschara in Hay Springs, Neb. Hyle married Marilyn Kranz from Oconto, Neb., in 1957, in Hay Springs, Neb.

Hyle lived and farmed North of Hay Springs most of his life. During that time he also worked for Agriculture Stabilization and Conservation Service (ASCS) for 19 years.

Hyle was preceded in death by


Louise Metzger Blish

Louise Blish (nee Metzger), age 87, died May 15, 2017 in Bloomington, Indiana.

Louise was born November 11, 1929, to Carl Bryan (C.B.), and Zilpha Adele (Baker) Metzger. She was raised on the family cattle ranch in the Sand Hills near Merriman. She completed her primary schooling in Lincoln, Nebraska. She was a 1951 graduate of the University of Nebraska with Bachelor’s Degrees in both English and History. While in college, Louise joined the Palladian Society Literary Club where she met

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