May 15, 2015 by lmorgan · Comments Off
1937 — 2015
Funeral Services for Helen Burbach age 77 of Neligh were held Thursday, May 7, 2015 at St. Francis Catholic Church with Father John Broheimer, officiating.
Music by Jane Ruterbories and Natalie Britne. Pallbearers were Drew Kubo, Adam David Burbach, Cody Rossman, Jake Brinkerhoff Miller, Caleb Payne, Zachary Baker, and Preston Burbach.
Burial was at St. Michael’s Cemetery in Hartington.
Helen passed away surrounded by her husband and children on Sunday, May 3, 2015 at Faith Regional Hospital in Norfolk.
Beyer Snider Memorial Funeral Home is handling the arrangements. Condolences may be directed to the family at www.beyersnidermemorialfh.com
Helen Alice Burbach was born on May 19, 1937 to Edna (Arnett) and Charles McFadden in Hartington.
She attended Holy Trinity School in Hartington and graduated with the Class of 1955. She then attended Cosmetology School in Norfolk.
On November 10, 1959 she was united in marriage to Bernard Burbach in Hartington. Helen worked for the airlines in Omaha. In 1956 to 1958 she operated her own Beauty Salon in Hartington known as the Klip and Kurl. 1962 they moved to Crofton where she stayed home to take care of her children. In 1975 they moved to Antelope County. She opened her own daycare. She taught Catechism for many years.
She was a member of St. Francis Catholic Church and Altar Society (Rosary Society) and Catholic Daughters. She enjoyed reading, sewing, baking and especially fixing kid’s hair with ponytails and spending time with family.
She is survived by her husband, Bernard of Neligh. Children: Dana Kubo of Norfolk, Charles (Andrea) Burbach of Wayne, Kris (Curt) Rossman of Scottsbluff, Angie Miller of Bozeman, MT, Lisa (Danny) Payne of Neligh, Amy (Tim) Baker of Neligh, Paul (Courtney) Burbach of Norfolk, and Matthew (Meghan) Burbach of Cape Coral, FL., 29 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Sisters: Teresa Noecker of Hartington, Irma O’Gara of Davenport, IA, and Rita Lipinski of Redmond, WA. Sister-in-law, Dickie Burbach of Hartington. Preceded in death by her parents, grandson ? Adam David Burbach. Brothers: George, Gene, Phil and Joe. Sisters: Dorothy McFadden and Mary Rosenbach. Son-in-law, Kim Kubo.
April 30, 2015 by lmorgan · Comments Off
Brian K. Fink
Brian K. Fink, 48, of Lincoln, died Feb. 24, 2015.
Graveside Committal services and inurnment will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, May 2, 2015 at Park Cemetery with Rev. Ray Avidano officiating. Huffman-Levander Funeral Home of Elgin, NE is in charge of arrangements.
Brian is survived by his children, Ian and Ike Fink; and their mother, Jenny Tan; special friend, Michelle Venter and her children, all of Lincoln; father and step-mother, Keith and Mardell Fink of Blair; sisters, Romana Fink and Lynette Schleicher; step-sister, Karen Felderman; sister-in-law, Lorie Fink.
William “Bill” Wirges, 83 of Omaha passed away Thursday, April 16, 2015 in Omaha.
Bill was born July 11, 1931 in Petersburg, NE and passed away on Thursday, April 16 at the age of 83.
Graveside services were held Tuesday, April 21 at St. Boniface Cemetery in Elgin with Rev. Ross Burkhalter officiating.
Mass of Christian of Burial was held Monday, April 20 at St. Stephen the Martyr Catholic Church, 16701 S Street, in Omaha with military honors by Millard AL 374 & VFW 8334. Rosary Recitation was held Sunday at Braman Mortuary, Southwest Chapel.
Josephine M. Schrad, 89 of Elgin, passed away Thursday, April 16, 2015 at the Boone County Health Center in Albion.
A Mass of Christian Burial was held Monday, April 20, 2015 at St. Boniface Church in Elgin, with Rev. Ross Burkhalter officiating.
Interment followed in the parish cemetery.
Huffman-Levander Funeral Home of Elgin was in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.huffmanlevander.com.
Josephine M. Schrad, daughter of William and Margaret (Stoltz) Salber, was born March 2, 1926 at Elgin. She was baptized and confirmed at St. Boniface Church, attended rural Antelope County grade school and graduated from St. Boniface School.
She did housekeeping for several neighbors and worked at Parr’s Café as a baker/cook and later as a cook for the St. Boniface Lunch Program.
On March 27, 1951, Josephine married Alfred Schrad at St. Boniface Church in Elgin. They lived on a farm southwest of Elgin where they raised their six children: Doris, Ron, Linda, Sue, Jan and Dan. They farmed for over 50 years. Josephine was a member of the St. Boniface Altar Society and loved cooking for her family. She is survived by her husband Alfred of Neligh; five children: Ron (Carla) Schrad of Elgin; Linda (Randy) Mitchell of Elgin; Sue (Elliott) Castillo of Lincoln; Jan (Scott) Clausen of Norfolk; Dan (Sharon) Schrad of Omaha; 18 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren; two sisters: Vera (LaVern) Buelt of Hillsboro, OR; Gladys (Rollie) Reicks of Elgin; one sister-in-law: Betty Salber of Elgin; along with many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Josephine was preceded in death by her parents; daughter Doris Ping, son-in-law Mike Ping; and two brothers: Delbert and Melvin Salber.
Madonna L. “Donna” Gregor passed peacefully on April 19, 2015 at Parsons House in Omaha.
A Mass of Christian burial will be at 10:30 am Thursday, April 23, 2015 at St. Boniface Church in Elgin with Rev. Ross Burkhalter officiating.
Interment will follow at the parish cemetery. Visitation is 5:00 to 7:30 pm Wednesday at the church, with a 7:30 p.m. wake service. Huffman-Levander Funeral Home of Elgin is in charge of arrangements.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Elgin Community Center, or directed to the family for charity of their choice.
Condolences can be sent to the family at www.huffmanlevander.com.
Donna worked her entire career as a clerk and postmaster of the Post Office in Elgin. She was very active in her community, especially St. Boniface Church, the American Legion Auxiliary, and the Red Hatters Society.
She also led the Junior American Legion Auxiliary for many years and founded the Quad-Lum News for local Catholic school alumni to stay informed.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 57 years, Raymond, parents Greg and Hilda Pape, one brother, Ronald Pape, and 2 brother-in-laws, Dennis Friese and Eric Boshart.
She is survived by son Timothy of Denver, son and daughter-in-law Thomas and Jennifer (Koesters) and their children whom she cherished Camryn, Jayden, and Delany, brother Charles Pape, and 3 sisters Mary Friese, Margaret (Bob) Grigg, and Kathy Boshart and their children.