Henry “Hank” Schueths
1931 — 2015
Henry “Hank” Schueths, 83 of Elgin, passed away Saturday, April 4, 2015 at his home in Elgin.
A Mass of Christian Burial was held Thursday, April 9, 2015 at St. Boniface Church in Elgin, with Rev. Ross Burkhalter officiating.
Interment followed in the parish cemetery with military honors by American Legion Post 229 and VFW Post 5816 of Elgin.
Huffman-Levander Funeral Home of Elgin is in charge of arrangements.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.huffmanlevander.com.
Henry H. Schueths, was born on September 16, 1931 to Henry and Elizabeth (Thiele) Schueth at Cedar Rapids.
The family moved to Superior, NE where Hank attended school until the third grade. In 1940, the family moved to Elgin where he attended and graduated from St. Boniface School. He entered the Air Force in June of 1949 and served in Japan until his discharge in 1952.
On December 28, 1953, Hank was united in marriage to Rose Marie Schindler at St. Boniface Church in Elgin. He was employed by Bennett Implement until January of 1960 when he opened his own business in Elgin. He operated Hank’s Implement Sales and Service until 1977, when he closed his shop due to ill health.
He kept his shop and all the tools, eventually started doing garden plowing and lawn installation. He loved raising a garden and fishing.
He belonged to the Elgin Volunteer Fire Department for 24 years, serving as chief of the department for nine years.
He passed away on April 4, 2015.
Hank is survived by his wife Rosie and their children: Doug of Lincoln; Dave and wife Vanessa of Gering; Dan and wife Mary Kay of St. Peters, MO; Debra and husband Rick Dinges of Lincoln; and Diane Schrage of Omaha; 13 grandchildren: Katie Schueths, April Schueths, Brian Schueths, Jon Schueths, Melissa Phillips, Cory McCarville-Schueths, Joshua McCarville-Schueths, Jesse McCarville-Schueths, Nick Dinges, Erin Dinges, Greg Schrage, Jacque Herman, and Julie Schrage; 11 great-grandchildren; and one sister Martha Coliannia of Denver, CO.
He was preceded in death by his parents; sisters: Agnes and husband Bill Lattin, Dellora and husband Martin Thomas, Margaret and husband Jack McManaman; two brothers: Brother Florian SDS, and James Schueth; brother-in-law, Phil Coliannia, and a daughter-in-law, Mary Jo Schueths
1929 — 2015
Paul F. Hoefer, 85 of Elgin, NE passed away Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at his home. A Mass of Christian Burial was held Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at St. Boniface Catholic Church in Elgin with Rev. Ross Burkhalter officiating.
Interment followed in the parish cemetery with military rites by American Legion Post 229 and VFW Post 5816 of Elgin.
Huffman-Levander Funeral Home of Elgin was in charge of arrangements.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.huffmanlevander.com.
Paul Fred Hoefer, son of Russell Benjamin and Catherine Mary (Kerkman) Hoefer, was born May 13, 1929 at Elgin, NE. He was baptized and confirmed at St. Boniface Church in Elgin and graduated Valedictorian of his class from St. Boniface School in 1947. He worked as a carpenter for Hawley Merchant and Grosskoff Construction, helping build the Steeple on the Lutheran church in Elgin. On June 25, 1951, he entered the United States Army and served during the Korean Conflict, receiving an honorable discharge on June 24, 1953.
Paul married Charlotte Mae Fritz on July 12, 1954 at St. Boniface Church in Elgin. To this union, seven children were born: Barb, Ron, Bev, Lori, Linda, Brian and Dan.
They made their home in Elgin where Paul worked for Ben Selting for a few years before working with Jerry Tunink for over 50 years, building and remodeling 200 homes in and around Elgin.
After Jerry retired, Paul continued his carpentry work, helping Mike Dvorak, before retiring in 2003.
He was a lifelong member of St. Boniface Church, a member of the Knights of Columbus for 63 years and a long time member of American Legion Post 229 of Elgin. He was a three time Beard Award winner at Elgin’s 75th, 100th, and 125th celebrations.
Paul loved his wife, children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Charlotte; five children: Ron Hoefer of Lincoln, NE; Bev (Daniel) Martens of Norfolk, NE; Lori (Russ) Rezny of Wilber, NE; Brian (Karalyn) Hoefer of Lincoln; Daniel (Kara) of Swansea, SC; one son-in-law Lee Freeman and wife Patty of Kearney, NE; three sisters: Reggie Smith of Wisconsin; Lois (Bill) Williams of Arizona; Margie Baum of Elgin, NE; one sister-in-law Juan Hoefer of Elgin, NE and one brother-in-law Bob Medcalf of Clearwater, NE; 16 grandchildren: Dustin, Duana, Denise, Scotty, Weston, Ryan, Vanessa, Paula, Laura, Brock, Kessa, McKenna, Kalyssa, Kaitlyn, Loudon, and Paige; 10 great-grandchildren: Shawna, Tyson, Ethan, Kallista, Jackson, Connor, Harper, Liam, Ella and Rory; and two step-great-grandchildren: Bralyn and Diamond; along with many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Paul was preceded in death by his parents and step-mother Bobbi Clemons Hoefer; two daughters: Barb Freeman in 1998 and Linda Hoefer in infancy; two infant grandchildren: Heather Freeman and Jeremiah Martens; two brothers: John and Leonard Hoefer; one sister: Mary Kay Medcalf; sister-in-law Irma Hoefer and brother-in-law Roman Baum.
Jesse and Shanda (Jochum) Schindler are the proud parents of a daughter, Taryn Marie.
She was born on March 27, 2015, at 7:07 a.m. at the Boone County Health Center in Albion.
She weighed eight pounds, four ounces at birth. Her sibling is Tenley, 2 1/2.
Grandparents are Kenny and Jeanine Jochum, and Glen and Louise Schindler, all of Elgin.
IN THE COUNTY COURT OF ANTELOPE COUNTY, NEBRASKA
Estate of Arlene June Bergman, Deceased
Estate No. PR 14-9
Notice is hereby given that a Petition for complete settlement and determination of inheritance tax have been filed and are set for hearing in the County Court of Antelope County, Nebraska, located at Neligh, Nebraska on May 6, 2015 at 9:00 a.m.
Barbara J. Finn
Clerk of the County Court or Magistrate
PUBLISH: April 8, 15 & 22, 2015
Tap your toes and sing along to the Pope John XXIII Central Catholic High School’s musical production of “Anything Goes”. “Anything Goes” takes place in 1934 as a group of passengers make their way between New York and England.
The ship carries a load of colorful characters: Reno Sweeney, a popular nightclub singer and former evangelist, her pal Billy Crocker, a Wall Street broker who has come aboard in hopes of winning the lovely Hope Harcourt (who is engaged to another passenger, Sir Evelyn Oakleigh), and a mediocre conman named Moonface Martin, aka “Public Enemy #13.”
Full of song, dance and all the comedy that goes along with a musical love story, “Anything Goes,” music by Cole Porter, will be sure to entertain!
The musical will be performed at 7:30 p.m.
Tickets are $7 for adults and just $3 for students in grades K-12.
Tickets can be purchased at the door.
There will be no reserved seating.