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  • Dorothy J. (Spencer) Davis Obituary Photo
    Dorothy J. (Spencer) Davis, 91 Bassett, Nebraska

    August 31, 1926 - February 20, 2018

    In Valentine, Nebraska, Dorothy Jean Spencer was born on August 31, 1926 to Flossie Pauline (King) and Morris William Spencer. She joined sisters Naoma and Iona Fern. Later siblings included Betty Ann, Bobby, Joyce,...


  • Loretta J. "Bubs" Coleman Obituary Photo
    Loretta J. "Bubs" Coleman, 83 Norfolk (formerly of Bassett), Nebraska

    August 24, 1934 - January 17, 2018

    Loretta "Bubs" (Gorball) Coleman was born on August 24, 1934 in Rose, Nebraska to Hugh and Lena "Pearl" (Haszard) Gorball. She grew up near Rose on her family's ranch. She attended her early school years in Rose, and...


  • Mary  Lou (Lanz) Knoetzel Obituary Photo
    Mary Lou (Lanz) Knoetzel, 84 Bassett, Nebraska

    May 14, 1933 - December 9, 2017

    Mary Lou Knoetzel was born May 14, 1933 in Stuart, Nebraska to Fred and Emma Lanz. She was the oldest of three and adored her little sisters, Alice and JoAnn. Mary Lou learned to work at a very early age and told many...


  • Rex E. Arrowsmith Obituary Photo
    Rex E. Arrowsmith, 83 Bassett, Nebraska

    March 2, 1934 - December 8, 2017

    Rex Edwin Arrowsmith was born March 3, 1934 to Floyd and Marcella Arrowsmith in Stuart Nebraska. He passed away on December 8, 2017 at the Rock County Hospital in Bassett. Rex was educated in rural School District #67...


  • David C. Croghan Obituary Photo
    David C. Croghan, 63 Bassett, Nebraska

    November 1, 1954 - November 15, 2017

    David Calvin Croghan was born a few minutes after his identical twin brother, Dale Lyle Croghan on November 1, 1954 to Calvin D. and Virginia A. (Dodds) Croghan in Ainsworth, Nebraska. David attended grade school in...


  • Robert Lee Morton Obituary Photo
    Robert Lee Morton, 55 Bassett, Nebraska

    June 4, 1962 - November 2, 2017

    Morton, Robert Lee age 55 Passed away November 2nd, 2017 in Bassett, NE. He was born June 4th, 1962 to Jerry Lee and Mary Elizabeth (Huston) Morton in Atkinson, NE. Robert was a graduate of Rock County High School...


  • Shamus Hartgrave Obituary Photo
    Shamus Hartgrave, 42 Bassett, Nebraska

    May 16, 1975 - September 21, 2017

    Shamus Hartgrave of Bassett, Nebraska, left this world on Thursday, September 21, 2017. He was born ton May 16, 1975 to Mary Ann (DeBolt) and John C. Hartgrave in Bassett, Nebraska. In his youth, his family lived in...


  • James Otis "Jim" Harlan Obituary Photo
    James Otis "Jim" Harlan, 84 Bassett, Nebraska

    June 4, 1933 - September 15, 2017

    James Otis Harlan was born at home, in the Sybrant neighborhood south of Bassett, Nebraska, on June 4, 1933, to Margaret and Ora Harlan. Mrs. Stout, a neighbor lady, was the midwife; she had delivered most of his seven...


  • Mary M. (Huffman) "Memo"  McMullen Obituary Photo
    Mary M. (Huffman) "Memo" McMullen, 73 Bassett, Nebraska

    August 14, 1944 - August 25, 2017

    Mary "Memo" McMullen was born on August 14, 1944 to Mary (Brion) and M.B. Huffman. She passed away in Bassett, Nebraska on August 25, 2017. Mary lived with her parents on the family ranch in Wheeler County after her...


  • Twila Mae (Diehl) Kepler Obituary Photo
    Twila Mae (Diehl) Kepler, 93 Bassett, Nebraska

    May 1, 1924 - June 21, 2017

    Twila Mae (Diehl) Kepler was born May 1, 1924 to Wilbur and Pearl (Cameron) Diehl at Pawnee County, Nebraska, and passed away on June 21, 2017 at the Rock County Hospital Long Term Care in Bassett. Twila's family...


  • Peggy A. (Wiley) Larson Obituary Photo
    Peggy A. (Wiley) Larson, 83 Bassett, Nebraska

    February 7, 1934 - June 21, 2017

    Peggy Ann (Wiley) Larson was born February 7, 1934 in Burton, Nebraska to Lucille (Lewis) and Louis Wiley. She passed away at the Rock County Long Term Care on June 21, 2017 at the age of 83. The Wewela, South Dakota...


  • A. Voy  Alderman Obituary Photo
    A. Voy Alderman, 100 Bassett, Nebraska

    September 27, 1916 - May 27, 2017

    Voy Alderman of Bassett, Nebraska was born September 27, 1916 in Springview, Nebraska to Harry and Ella (Williams) Carr, and passed away Saturday, May 27, 2017 at the Rock County Long Term Care in Bassett, Nebraska at...


  • David Duane Harlan Obituary Photo
    David Duane Harlan, 63 Bassett, Nebraska

    November 5, 1953 - March 6, 2017

    David Duane Harlan, age 63, passed away Monday, March 6, 2017 at his home in Bassett, Nebraska. David was born November 5, 1953 in Ainsworth, Nebraska. His parents were Levi D. and Eula (Thomas) Harlan. He grew up in...


  • Amber A Frerichs Obituary Photo
    Amber A Frerichs, 21 Bassett, Nebraska

    October 25, 1995 - February 4, 2017

    Amber Annette Frerichs was God's gift to this world in the early morning hours of October 25th, 1995, at the Cherry County Hospital in Valentine, Nebraska. Welcoming her were her parents Barry and Amy Frerichs and two...


  • Charles J. 'Charlie"  Fuller Obituary Photo
    Charles J. 'Charlie" Fuller, 72 Bassett, Nebraska

    October 20, 1944 - January 30, 2017

    Staff Sergeant Charles Justus Fuller born October 20, 1944 and went to the Lord on January 30, 2017. He was born to Harrison Ilo and Irene (Tyler) Fuller. Charlie served in the United States Army from September of...


  • Marvin J. "Tiny" Reynolds Obituary Photo
    Marvin J. "Tiny" Reynolds, 77 Bassett, Nebraska

    March 25, 1939 - January 24, 2017

    Marvin John "Tiny" Reynolds, 77, of Bassett, died January 24, 2017, at the Rock County Long Term Care in Bassett. He was born March 25, 1939, to Eldon Loren and Betty Maria (Dunbar) Reynolds in Almeria, Loup County,...


  • Cooper Simon Stewart Obituary Photo
    Cooper Simon Stewart Long Pine, Nebraska

    July 21, 2016 - December 17, 2016

    Cooper Simon Stewart was born on July 21, 2016 at Avera St. Anthony's Hospital in O'Neill, Nebraska to Lucas and Melissa (Heine) Stewart of Long Pine, Nebraska. He was baptized into God's loving family on October 23,...


  • Laura May (Hutcheson) Alderman Obituary Photo
    Laura May (Hutcheson) Alderman, 89 Newport, Nebraska

    January 9, 1927 - December 16, 2016

    Laura May (Hutcheson) Alderman, 89, passed away on December 16, 2016 at the Parkside Manor in Stuart, Nebraska. She was born on January 9, 1927 in Newport, Nebraska, the seventh child of Leslie "Shorty" and Sadie (Moss)...


  • Margaret E. (Eastman) Dugger Obituary Photo
    Margaret E. (Eastman) Dugger, 97 Bassett, Nebraska

    February 22, 1919 - November 20, 2016

    Margaret Evelyn Dugger was born February 22, 1919, to Grover and Edna (Sandall) Eastman in Rock County, Nebraska. She died at the West Holt Memorial Hospital in Atkinson, Nebraska, on November 20, 2016. She attended...


  • M. Arlene "Penny"  Hughes Ruge Obituary Photo
    M. Arlene "Penny" Hughes Ruge, 89 Callaway, Nebraska

    November 24, 1926 - November 10, 2016

    M. Arlene Nelson, only child of Ray and Viola (Marian) Nelson was born November 24, 1926 at Utica, Nebraska. Arlene attended Rosemound District 59 and Utica Public High School. There she received a four year...


  • Peter A. "Pete" Theisen Obituary Photo
    Peter A. "Pete" Theisen, 74 Bassett, Nebraska

    November 12, 1941 - September 9, 2016

    Peter A. Theisen, 74, died Friday, September 9, 2016, at Rock County Hospital in Bassett, Nebraska, after battling cancer. He was born November 12, 1941 in Osmond, Nebraska, son of Joseph and Ella (Petersen) Theisen. ...


  • Lanny Ray Heyden Obituary Photo
    Lanny Ray Heyden, 73 Newport, Nebraska

    February 24, 1943 - August 25, 2016

    Lanny Ray Heyden was born February 24, 1943 to Clifford "Tiff" and Goldie (Ludemann) Heyden in Gregory, South Dakota and passed away August 25, 2016 near his home north of Newport, Nebraska due to injuries suffered in...


  • James H. "Jim" Fuhrman Obituary Photo
    James H. "Jim" Fuhrman, 64 Bassett, Nebraska

    May 8, 1952 - July 27, 2016

    James Henry Fuhrman was born on May 8, 1952 in Gregory, South Dakota to Henry and Francis Fuhrman and passed away on July 27, 2016. His childhood years were spent in Burke, South Dakota. He grew up with his siblings,...


  • Glenn A. Miller Obituary Photo
    Glenn A. Miller, 74 Crete (former Bassett & Newport resident), Nebraska

    July 31, 1941 - July 25, 2016

    Cowboy, farmer, avid hunter, proud auctioneer, voracious reader, and former enthusiastic dancer who occasionally stayed on beat, Glenn A. Miller passed away peacefully Monday, July 25, 2016, at Tabitha Nursing Center,...


  • Lyle Henry Davis Obituary Photo
    Lyle Henry Davis, 93 Gretna (formerly of Bassett), Nebraska

    July 12, 1923 - July 19, 2016

    Lyle Henry Davis, son of Freeman and Gladys Davis, was born at home in Selden, Nebraska (Rock County) on July 12, 1923. He passed away on July 19, 2016 at Silver Ridge Memory Unit in Gretna, Nebraska, where he had been...