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  • Monday, July 16, 2018 10:21 AM
    Ruth A. Flagle 92 of Fairbury, NE. formerly Mahaska, KS. passed away July 14, 2018 in Fairbury. She was born April 6, 1926 at Bethany, NE. Survivors are Daughter & Son-in-law: Georgie & Veryl Mueller of Palmer, KS., Grandchildren: Stacey Hill, Scott & Rachel Mueller all of Palmer, KS., John & Emily Mueller of Lawrence, KS., Great Grandchildren: Lindsay & Kelsay Mueller of Palmer, KS., Leah Mueller, Nathan Mueller of Lawrence, KS. Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday July 18, 2018 at the Presbyterian Church at Mahaska, KS. Burial at the Mahaska Cemetery – Mahaska, KS. Gerdes-Meyer Funeral Home in Fairbury is in charge of arrangements.

  • Friday, June 29, 2018 2:36 PM

    Freddie (Fritz) Vorderstrasse, 89, of Fairbury, NE passed away June 29, 2018 in Fairbury.  He was born May 14, 1929 to Casper & Louise (Pittnauer) Vorderstrasse in Plymouth, NE. 

    Services will be Monday July 2, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. at Faith Lutheran Church in Fairbury, with Pastor Ken Hart officiating.  The family will greet friends at the Funeral Home on Sunday July 1st from 2 – 4 pm @  Gerdes-Meyer Funeral Home in Fairbury & they are in charge of arrangements. 

  • Friday, June 29, 2018 9:38 AM

    Vera Anna (Dein) Mathieson, 97, of Hebron, NE passed away June 27, 2018 at Blue Valley Lutheran Home in Hebron.  She was born October 1, 1920 to William & Anna (Wegle) Achtemeier in Harbine, NE. 

    Services will be Monday, July 2, 2018 at 11:00 am at Gerdes-Meyer Funeral Home in Fairbury.  Burial in the Fairbury Cemetery.  Memorials will go to Hebron Fire & Rescue. Gerdes-Meyer Funeral Home in Fairbury is in charge of arrangements.

  • Friday, June 22, 2018 4:15 PM
    Eleanor J. Seggerman, 89, of Fairbury,  passed away June 21, at Gardenside LTC in Fairbury.  She was born March 23, 1929 near Reynolds.
    Services will be Friday, June 29, at 10:30 a.m. at the Presbyterian Church in Fairbury with Pastor Gail Cross officiating.  The family will greet friends Thursday June 28, from 6 – 8 pm at Gerdes-Meyer Funeral Home. Burial is in the Fairbury Cemetery. 
     Memorials to the Family’s Choice.

  • Tuesday, June 19, 2018 2:24 PM
    Rozella M. Prellwitz 86 of Fairbury, formerly Reynolds, passed away June 18,  in Fairbury. She was born May 20, 1932 at Reynolds to Carl & Ester (Oerter) Michels. Survivors are sons: Randy & Mary Prellwitz of Fairbury, Jeff & Amy Prellwitz of Lincoln, daughters: Linda & Bob Lowe of Lincoln, Jill Lothson of Lincoln, grandchildren, & great grandchildren. Services will be at 10:30 am Friday June 22, at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Fairbury. Rosary  will be at 7:00 pm Thursday June 21, at Gerdes-Meyer Funeral Home in Fairbury. Burial will be at Rose Creek Cemetery – Reynolds. Gerdes-Meyer Funeral Home in Fairbury in charge of arrangements.

  • Thursday, June 14, 2018 1:53 PM

    Viola Emma Etta (Bartels) Kannarr was called home June 8, 2018 in Snohomish, Washington.  She was 94 years old.  Viola was born July 20, 1923 on a farm northeast of Breman, Kansas. 

    Viewing will be Sunday & Monday from 3 – 8 p.m.  at Vance Gerdes Funeral Home in Odell. Graveside service will be Tuesday, June 19, 2018, 11 AM, at the Odell Cemetery, Odell, Nebraska.

  • Wednesday, June 13, 2018 2:02 PM
    Jay G. Preston Sr., age 86, of Daykin, Nebraska passed away June 11th, 2018 in Crete, Nebraska. Services will be held June 15th at Grace Lutheran Church, Fairbury, NE at 10 am. Burial will be at Seward Cemetery. The family will greet friends on June 14th from 6:30 – 8 pm at Grace Lutheran Church, Fairbury NE. Condolences may be left at  Trump Funeral Services, 1600 West ‘O’ Str., Lincoln are handling the arrangements.

  • Friday, June 8, 2018 4:46 PM
    Alvin D. Hennerberg of Fairbury, NE. passed away June 7, 2018 in Fairbury. Services will be Monday June 11, 2018 at 2:30 pm at the American Lutheran Church in Fairbury. The family will greet friends Sunday June 10th from 3 to 5 pm at Gerdes-Meyer Funeral Home in Fairbury.

  • Friday, June 8, 2018 1:06 PM
    Xavier L. Johnson was born at rest to Kenneth Johnson and Kovannia Dunn on June 6, 2018 at Thayer Co. Health Services in Hebron, NE. 

  • Friday, June 1, 2018 9:46 AM

    Leo E. Naiman, 81, of Fairbury, NE passed away May 30, 2018 at Heritage Care Center in Fairbury.  He was born May 24, 1937 to Fred Carl Albert and Hattie Rebecca (Flagle) Naiman at Gladstone, NE.

    Graveside services will be held Monday, June 4, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. at Zion Countryside Cemetery – Gladstone, NE with Dr. Rev. Howard Law officiating. Gerdes-Meyer Funeral Home in Fairbury is in charge of arrangements.

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