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  • Melvin LeRoy Burr

    May 16, 2024

    Melvin LeRoy Burr, 86, of Gering, passed away peacefully on Monday, May 6, 2024, at Heritage Estates in Gering. A private family inurnment was held at Forest Lawn Cemetery in Morrill. It is respectfully requested that memorials in Melvin's honor be made in care of the Morrill Fire Department, cards can be sent to Cindy at 70368 County Road D, Morrill, NE 69358. Online condolences may be made by viewing Melvin's memorial page at www.bridgmanfuneralhome.com. Bridgman Funeral Home in Scottsbluff... Full story

  • Cheryl J. 'CJ' Heidemann

    May 16, 2024

    Cheryl J. "CJ" Heidemann, 70, a former Kimball resident, died in Loveland, Colorado on April 1, 2024. Cremation has been held and Graveside Memorial Services will be held in the Kimball Cemetery at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, May 17, 2024. Friends may visit www.cantrellfh.com to share condolences and stories with the family. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the family for future project or charity. The services for CJ have been entrusted to the Cantrell Funeral Home. Cheryl J. Heidemann... Full story

  • Phyllis Lee Carmichael

    May 16, 2024

    Phyllis Lee Carmichael, 86, formerly of Kimball, NE, passed away peacefully on July 8th, 2023, after a lengthy illness. Phyllis was born on June 21st, 1937, to Gilbert and Maxine Carmichael in Steele City, Nebraska. They moved to Kimball, where she spent the majority of her life. Phyllis graduated from Kimball County High School in 1955. Always a hard worker, she was employed at various places including the ANB, Hik'ry Inn, City of Kimball and GRI. Phyllis had many hobbies, including painting... Full story

  • Larry Anthony Janicek

    May 16, 2024

    Larry Anthony Janicek, 67, of Kimball, died at his home surrounded by family on Tuesday, May 7, 2024. Following his wishes, cremation has been held, and a family arranged Celebration of Life will be held at 1:00 p.m.on Saturday, June 29, 2024 at the Kimball 4-H Building. Friends may visit www.cantrellfh.com to view his Tribute Wall and share stories and condolences with the family. Memorials may be given to the family for a memorial of their choice. The services for Larry have been entrusted to... Full story

  • Clark L. Huff

    May 9, 2024

    Clark L. Huff, 85, a life long Kimball resident, died at his home on Sunday, May 5, 2024. Cremation has been held and graveside services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 9, 2024 at the Kimball Cemetery with Randy Bohac officiating. Friends may visit www.cantrellfh.com to view Clark's Tribute Wall and share stories and condolences with the family. In lieu of flowers the family asks that memorials be given in his memory to the Kimball Eagles #3889. The services for Clark have been... Full story

  • Carolyn K. (Gehrke) Fletcher

    May 9, 2024

    Carolyn K. (Gehrke) Fletcher, 73, of Kimball, passed away of complications from liver disease at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha on April 26, 2024. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, May 10, 2024 at the Cantrell Funeral Home in Kimball with Randy Bohac officiating and burial to follow in the Kimball Cemetery. A visitation will be held at the funeral home on Thursday, May 9th from 1:00 - 5:00 p.m. All are invited to share well wishes, memories and stories on Carolyn’s Tribute Wall at www.cantrellfh.com. C... Full story

  • Norma Jean (Brenay) Bushor

    May 9, 2024

    Norma Jean (Brenay) Bushor, 87, peacefully passed away on March 21, 2024, in Mesa, Arizona, with her daughter by her side. She was born June 19, 1936, to Millie (Dodge) and Norman Brenay in Saginaw, Michigan Norma graduated from Montrose High School in Montrose, Michigan, in 1954. She had a passion for crocheting, her beloved dogs and traveling early in her retirement. She was also a member of the Gold Canyon United Methodist Church in Apache Junction, Arizona. Norma is survived by her loving... Full story

  • Patricia C. Barrett

    May 2, 2024

    Patricia C. Barrett, 81, of Kimball, died at her home surrounded by family on Sunday, April 14, 2024. Cremation has taken place and memorial services will be held at a later date. Friends may visit www.cantrellfh.com to leave condolences and share stories with the family. Memorials may be given in her memory to the donor’s choice. The services for Pat have been entrusted to the Cantrell Funeral Home. Patricia C. Barrett was born in Kimball on December 14, 1942, the daughter of LeRoy and Beverly (Schoenemann) Halstead. She was raised on the f...

  • Estalyn E. Anderson

    May 2, 2024

    Estalyn E. Anderson, 80 of Kimball, died at Kimball Health Services on Tuesday, April 9, 2024. Memorial services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, May 11, 2024 in Kimball with Pastor Warren Cico officiating. Inurnment will be held at a later date. Friends may visit www.cantrellfh.com to view her Tribute Wall and leave condolences and stories for the family. Memorials may be given in memory of Estalyn to St. Jude Children's Hospital. The services for Estalyn have been entrusted to the... Full story

  • Betty J. Allen

    Apr 24, 2024

    Betty J. Allen, 100, of Spearfish, South Dakota, a former Kimball resident for 74 years, died in Spearfish on Friday, April 12, 2024. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 27, 2024 at the Cantrell Funeral Home (formerly Allen Funeral Home) in Kimball with Pastor Lorri Kentner officiating. Private family burial will be held prior to the funeral. Friends may stop at the funeral home on Friday, April 26, 2024 from 3:00 until 6:00 p.m. to Pay their respects to the family.... Full story

  • Richard 'Rick' A. Hisey

    Apr 18, 2024

    Richard “Rick” A. Hisey, 71, of Kimball, died at his home on Saturday, April 13, 2024. Memorial services will be held on Monday, April 22, 2024 at 11:00 a.m. at the Cantrell Funeral Home in Kimball. The family invites friends to gather for a luncheon at the Eagles following the services to gather and celebrate Rick. Friends may visit www.cantrellfh.com to share condolences and stories with the family. Memorials may be given in his memory to the donor’s choice. The services for Rick have been entrusted to the Cantrell Funeral Home. Richa... Full story

  • Dorothy J. Johnson

    Apr 18, 2024

    Dorothy J. Johnson, 93, of Kimball, peacefully passed away, leaving behind a rich tapestry of love and devotion on Tuesday, April 9, 2024. Rosary service will be at 9:30 a.m. and funeral service will follow at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 20, 2024 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Kimball with Father C.P. Varghese and Father Robert Karnish co-celebrating. Friends may visit www.cantrellfh.com to view her Tribute Wall and share stories and condolences with the family. Memorials may be given in her memory to either Legacy of the Plains, 2930 O... Full story

  • DEATH NOTICE

    Apr 18, 2024

    Betty Allen, 100, formerly of Kimball, died on Friday, April 12, 2024. A complete obituary will be published in next week’s edition. The services have been entrusted to the Cantrell Funeral Home.... Full story

  • DEATH NOTICE

    Apr 18, 2024

    Patricia Barrett, 81, of Kimball, died on Sunday, April 14, 2024. A complete obituary will be published when available. The services have been entrusted to the Cantrell Funeral Home.... Full story

  • Barbara Sue Thompson

    Apr 11, 2024

    Barbara Sue Thompson, 77 of Harrisburg, Nebraska passed away Monday, April 1, 2024 at Regional West Medical Center in Scottsbluff. At her request, cremation has taken place and there will be no services at this time. Memorials may be given to the Banner County Volunteer Fire & Rescue or Banner County Museum. Fond memories and condolences may be left at www.dugankramer.com. Dugan Kramer Funeral Chapel is assisting the family with arrangements. Barbara was born on October 26, 1946, in Elgin,... Full story

  • Margaret E. Case

    Apr 11, 2024

    Margaret E. Case, 102, of Kimball, died at the Kimball County Manor on Wednesday, April 3, 2024. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, April 11, 2024 at the Cantrell Funeral Home in Kimball with Vonnie Brown presiding. Friends may call at the funeral home on Wednesday from 2:00 until 4:00 p.m. Friends may also visit www.cantrellfh.com to view her tribute wall and leave condolences and stories for the family. Memorials may be given in her name to Cystic Fibrosis Foundation or M... Full story

  • Darlene 'Dar' Janice Gardner

    Apr 4, 2024

    Darlene "Dar" Janice Gardner, of Kimball, died in Aurora, Colorado on Wednesday, March 27, 2024. Funeral services will be held at the Kimball High School Auditorium on Saturday, April 6, at 10:00 a.m. with burial at Kimball Cemetery to follow. Friends may visit www.cantrellfh.com to view her Tribute Wall and leave condolences and share stories with the family. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to be made to Laura Hinton to be distributed between First English Lutheran Church,... Full story

  • Julie Golembiewski

    Mar 14, 2024

    Julie Golembiewski, 58 of Kimball, died at her home in Kimball on Friday, March 8. Funeral arrangements are pending at the Cantrell Funeral Home in Kimball. A complete obituary will be published in next week’s edition. Cantrell Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements....

  • Vonda Kay McCracken

    Mar 7, 2024

    Vonda Kay (Palmer) McCracken, one of three children of Jerry L. and Mary M. (Hanner) Palmer, was born January 31, 1966, in Scottsbluff, Nebraska. She grew up and attended school in Kimball, Nebraska. On June 14, 1987, Vonda was united in marriage to Terry McCracken in Bushnell, Nebraska. They made their first home in Bushnell, and were blessed with two daughters, Heather and Cinnamon. In 1994 the family moved to Holdrege, Nebraska for some time and eventually settling in Fairmont, Nebraska. Vonda was primarily a stay-at-home mom in her younger...

  • Donald Randall Webber

    Mar 7, 2024

    Donald Randall Webber was born on February 22, 1952, in Minden, Nebraska to Phillip and Val Jean (Secrest) Webber and parted this life on February 24, 2024, in Lincoln, Nebraska at Bryan East Hospital after a short illness. He attended Riverton school until ninth grade and continued his education at Franklin High School and graduated with the class of 1970. While racing stock cars in Smith Center, Kansas, he met the love of his life, Cathy. They were married in Ellis, Kansas on May 26, 1973. To...

  • Clifford M. 'Cliff' Johnson

    Feb 29, 2024

    Clifford M. "Cliff" Johnson, age 83, of Sidney, NE passed away in Sidney on Sunday, February 18, 2024. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Friday, February 23, 2024 at the Evangelical Free Church in Sidney, NE with Pastors Kyle Larson and Doug Birky officiating. Burial will follow in the Greenwood Cemetery in Sidney. Services will be livestreamed on the Gehrig-Stitt Chapel Facebook page and recorded for later viewing on our website. Friends may stop at the Gehrig-Stitt Chapel on Thursd... Full story

  • Betty Y. Moore

    Feb 29, 2024

    Betty Y. Moore, 87, of Kimball, died at Cheyenne Regional Medical Center in Cheyenne, Wyoming on Friday, February 23, 2024. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, March 4, 2024 at the Cantrell Funeral Home in Kimball with Pastor Rich Thomas officiating. Burial will be held in the Kimball Cemetery following the funeral service. Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Sunday, March 3, 2024 from 1:00 to 6:00 p.m. Friends may also visit www.cantrellfh.com to view Betty's...

  • Death Notice

    Feb 22, 2024

    Lawrence M Schadegg, 65, of Sidney died on February 19, 2024 in Cheyenne, Wyoming. The Funeral Service date and time are pending.... Full story

  • Janice M. Anderson

    Feb 15, 2024

    Janice M. Anderson, 82, of Melbeta, died at the Kimball County Manor on February 1, 2024. Cremation has been held and memorial services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, February 20, 2024 at the Cornerstone Community Church in Kimball with Pastor Alan Foutz officiating. Friends may visit www.cantrellfh.com to view Janice's tribute wall and share condolences and stories with the family. Janice had a long 15 year battle with Alzheimer's & Dementia. In lieu of flowers the family has... Full story

  • Jackie Sue Lean

    Feb 15, 2024

    Heaven gained its long-awaited guest on January 24, 2024, as Jackie Sue Lean, lovingly known by her family as “Susie,” aged 91, peacefully entered into eternal rest at Wyoming Central Hospice in Casper, Wyoming. Born on October 16, 1932, in Gridley, Kansas to Peter Middleton and Elsie Caroline (Gilliam) Scales, Susie’s journey was marked by love, laughter, and a profound impact on all who knew her. Raised alongside her sister, Twila Beth, and brother J Pete, Susie’s early years in Kansas... Full story

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