NOTICE OF ANNUAL MEETING
Notice is hereby given that the Elgin Senior Citizens and Community Center will hold its annual meeting and election of three officers on Tuesday, October 30, 2012 at the Center. Voting will be open from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The business meeting will begin at 12:30 p.m.
Publish: October 17, 2012
ANTELOPE COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS
October 9, 2012
Notice of meeting published as required by statute.
A complete record of these minutes as well as all resolutions and agreements are on file at the County Clerk’s office and are open to the public.
Those responding to roll call: Schwager, Baker, Williby, Henery and Kerkman. Bolling and Brandt appeared later.
Approved the following claims for payment. We, the Committee on Claims, report that we have examined and approved for payment the following claims: GENERAL FUND: Altwine Electric Motors, ex, 127.50; Antelope Co Clerk, ex, 20.00; Antelope Co Court, ex, 216.25; Antelope Co Dist Court, ex, 105.00; Antelope Co Resource Center, ex, 2242.00; Antelope Co Sheriff, ex, 566.10; Antelope Memorial Hospital, ex, 501.00; Appeara, ex, 75.46; AS Central, ex, 538.75; Bob Barker Co, ex, 314.57; Bomgaars Supply, ex, 109.26; Braun Pest Control, ex, 25.00; Dean Brown, ps, 25.00; Carney Law, ex, 3139.33; Char Carpenter, mlg, 44.68; Casey’s General Store, ex, 73.42; Elgin City, ut, 250.00; Neligh City, ut, 3908.01; Clearwater Record, ex, 685.30; Judith Cole, mlg, 111.00; Cubby’s, ex, 522.90; Dean’s Mkt, ex, 179.40; Dollars General, ex, 124.90; Eakes Office, ex, 174.79; ES&S, ex, 6825.72; Elgin One Stop, ex, 128.00; Elgin Review, ex, 692.16; Elite Office, ex, 917.75; Frontier Communications, ut, 2023.21; Gas Rite, ex, 1475.91; Anita Hall, mlg, 268.71; Hi, Way Mart, ex, 106.01; Nadene Hughes, ps, 14.00; Jack’s Uniforms, ex, 315.03; Jonny Dodge, ex, 25,730.88; Frank Kamphaus, ps, 16.00; Sandra Knapp, mlg, 108.78; Jeffrey Doerr, ex, 300.00; Lichtenberg Tire, ex, 15.00; Manatron Inc, ex, 3961.00; Gerald Maple, ps, 20.00; Ronald Marshall, mlg, 22.20; Microfilm Imaging, ex, 87.00; Midwest Special Services, ex, 164.70; MIPS, ex, 980.45; Mr S’s, ex, 214.75; Nebr Health & Human, ex, 93.00; Neligh Computer, ex, 60.98; Neligh News, ex, 723.50; Neligh Library, ex, 2844.00; Nielsen Ins, ex, 30.00; Rita Olberding, ex, 131.75; Orchard News, ex, 677.69; Orval’s Auto, ex, 52.75; Jennie Parks, ex, 20.00; Donna Payne, ps, 25.00; Carolyn Pedersen, ex, 14.90; Barry Peterson, ex, 175.00; Pierce Co Court, ex, 2.25; Pierce Co Sheriff, ex, 150.00; Pitney Bowes, ex, 3137.00; Precision Repair, ex, 53.19; Prochaska & Associates, ex, 4851.95; Quill Corp, ex, 623.06; R’s Carryouts, ex, 68.09; Region IV Behavioral Health, ex, 4175.75; Region IV, ex, 2808.00; Reliable Office Supplies, ex, 110.45; Royal One Stop, ex, 310.80; Nebr Secretary of State, ex, 20.00; 7th Judicial Mental Health, ex, 150.00; Sheriff, petty cash, 153.50; Caroline Siems, ps, 25.00; Source Gas, ut, 52.06; Leland Stokes, ps, 10.00; The Station, ex, 181.18; Thriftway Mkt, ex, 550.50; Total Fire Protection, ex, 550.00; Union Bank & Trust, ex, 524.00; UNL IS Communications, ex, 12.95; US Cellular, ut, 151.89; US Identification Manual, ex, 82.50; Clearwater Village, ex, 250.00; Visa, ex, 804.11; Wanek Drug, ex, 54.87; Rod Wilke, mlg, 349.49; Zee Medical, ex, 50.70; Larry Baker, mlg, 51.89; Merlin Bolling, mlg, 45.51; Harlan Brandt, mlg, 176.06; Charles Henery, mlg, 246.98; LeRoy Kerkman, mlg, 35.52; Jerald Schwager, mlg, 158.33; Neil Williby, mlg, 46.62
ROAD & BRIDGE: (Brunswick Area) Bomgaars, ex, 82.94; Frontier Communication, ut, 72.31; Kayton Intl, ex, 549.45; Lichtenberg Tire, ex, 2074.88; Key Sanittation, ut, 18.00; Kumm Gas, ex, 3149.22; Neligh Auto & Machine, ex, 86.99; North Central Public Power, ut, 114.36; Stan’s Lawn Service, ex, 100.00; Brunswick Village, ut, 37.50 (Orchard Area) Frontier Communications, ut, 60.90; Green Line Equip, ex, 393.75; Kayton Intl, ex, 77.48; Mitteis Gravel, ex, 1122.58; North Central Public Power, ut, 48.45; T, J’s Corner Hardware, ex, 134.80
(Clearwater Area) Elkhorn Rural Public Power, ut, 110.58; Farmer’s Pride, ex, 5424.57; Neligh Auto & Machine, ex, 152.34; Nebraska Machinery, ex, 1326.71; NE Nebr Telephone, ut, 52.03; Texaco, ex, 213.76; Clearwater Village, ut, 52.50 (Neligh Area) Bomgaars, ex, 101.27; Advanced Energy Fuels, ex, 679.80; Frontier Communications, ut, 56.16; Mr S’s, ex, 83.64; Neligh Auto & Machine, ex, 47.88; Pollock Redi Mix, ex, 2558.15
(Tilden area) Bomgaars, ex, 106.05; Advanced Energy Fuels, ex, 444.51; Black Hills Energy, ut, 24.22; Constellation Energy, ut, 10.86; Frontier Communications, ut, 58.33; Kayton Intl, ex, 870.20; Matteo Sand & Gravel, ex, 223.58; Mr S’s, ex, 114.00; Nebr Public Power, ut, 211.51; Nebraska Machinery, ex, 55.32; Quick Serve, ex, 112.00 (Oakdale Area) Bomgaars, ex, 7.85; Advanced Energy Fuels, ex, 2208.42; Great Plains Communications, ut, 81.72; Mr S’s, ex, 277.86; Nebr Public Power, ut, 36.94; Neligh Auto & Machine, ex, 94.98; Northeast Glass, ex, 548.00 (Elgin Area) Bomgaars, ex, 4.29; Beckman Lumber, ex, 257.00; Central Valley Ag, ex, 12.75; Elgin City, ut, 52.50; Elkhorn Rural Public Power, ut, 60.73; Great Plains Communications, ut, 81.72; Green Line Equip, ex, 282.51; Lichtenberg Tire, ex, 125.00; Pollock Redi Mix, ex, 1698.68; Sapp Brothers, ex, 3932.12 (At Large) Advanced Energy Fuels, ex, 8887.68; Appeara, ex, 122.55; B’s Enterprises, 21,670.20; Bazile Aggregate, ex, 60.00; Bomgaars, ex, 517.13; Central Valley Ag, ex, 44.07; Cornhusker Intl Truck, ex, 779.59; Creston Fertilizer, ex, 946.30; Diamond K Trucking, ex, 1757.76; Elgin Auto, ex, 69.45; Elkhorn Rural Public Power, ut, 484.68; Fastenal Co, ex, 212.13; Funk Construction, ex, 2895.00; Green Line Equip, ex, 342.16; Hinrichsen Sand & Gravel, ex, 1764.89; John Hruby, ex, 5740.00; Island Supply, ex, 165.00; JEO Consulting, ex, 14,400.00; Jonny Dodge, ex, 1626.62; Kayton Intl, ex, 576.92; Kelly Supply, ex, 86.52; Kumm Gas, ex, 1247.00; Lazy T Tire, ex, 2253.75; Lichtenberg Tire, ex, 2004.60; Martin Marietta Materials, ex, 1895.27; Matteo Sand & Gravel, ex, 7165.70; Medical Enterprises, ex, 98.00; Mitteis Gravel, ex, 3308.80; Nebr Dept Of Revenue, ex, 1468.00; Neligh Auto & Machine, ex, 30.95; Netcom, ex, 72.50; Norfolk Works, ex, 64.00; OK Auto Parts, ex, 34.49; OK Tire, ex, 3633.20; Murphy Tractor Powerplan, ex, 1026.86; Quick Serve Oil, ex, 15.95; Royal One Stop, ex, 353.36; Rueter’s, ex, 2161.23; Switzer Welding, ex, 350.00; Texaco, ex, 2428.73; The Station, ex, 814.07; Tinsley Grain, ex, 2483.00; Town & Country Hardware, ex, 56.96; United Farm & Ranch, ex, 1800.00; Van Diest Supply, ex, 535.20; Wells Fargo Equipment, ex, 40,000.00 REAPPRAISAL FUND: Heather McWhorter, mlg, 477.05; Nebr Dept Property Assessment, ex, 155.00; Neligh Computer, ex, 50.00
INHERITANCE FUND: Kansas State Bank, ex, 51,327.91
BUILDING FUND: Flenniken Plumbing, ex, 70.00; Hughes Construction, ex, 516.67
WEED CONTROL FUND: Bomgaars, ex, 3.88; Neligh City, ut, 84.54; Clearwater Record, ex, 66.00; Cubby’s, ex, 1162.24; Frontier Communication, ut, 142.10; Robert Hofacker, mlg, 14.43; Edward Jensen, mlg, 7.22; Leo Market, ex, 20.00; Neligh News, ex, 78.00; Bruce Ofe, ex, 179.47; Source Gas, ut, 57.54; Chuck Thiemann, ex, 50.00; William Van Brocklin, mlg, 49.96; Verizon Wireless, ut, 54.26; David Willats, mlg, 66.60
GENERAL FUND PAYROLL: Total Wages, 64,695.73; WH, 6727.43; SS, 11,023.81; ST, 2740.82; Ameritas, ret, 9805.53; Ameritas, ins, 435.56; BC/BS, ins, 43,802.44; Colonial, ins, 90.92; 1st Concord, ins, 350.00; Garnishment, 50.00; Madison National Life, ins, 156.21; Mid, American Benefits, ins, 1762.50; Washington National, ins, 574.70
ROAD & BRIDGE PAYROLL: Total Wages, 42,974.85; WH, 3582.85; SS, 7247.56; ST, 1367.14; AFLAC, ins, 333.85; Ameritas, ret, 7404.67; Ameritas, ins, 233.20; BC/BS, ins, 25,513.74; Colonial, ins, 64.80; Garnishment, ex, 500.00; Madison National Life, ins, 94.54; Mid, American Benefits, ins, 135.00; Washington National, ins, 24.90
WEED CONTROL PAYROLL: Total Wages, 6093.05; WH, 755.53; SS, 1051.97; ST, 215.03; Ameritas, ret, 997.72; Ameritas, ins, 25.92; AFLAC, ins, 65.65; BC/BS, ins, 1307.66; Madison National Life, ins, 3.20; Mid, American Benefits, ins, 7.50; Washington National, ins, 20.10
Approved paying for the new Payloader from the Road and Bridge fund.
Approved two township freeholder bonds.
Reviewed the following reports for September: miscellaneous fees, treasurers fund balances, sheriff’s fees and the clerk of the district court fees.
The Veteran Service Officer presented his 3rd quarter report.
Authorized the chairman to sign the Maximus certification statement and the letter requesting reimbursement.
Authorized the chairman to sign the Child Support Enforcement Subgrant Agreement.
Authorized JEO Consulting Group to conduct the county’s bridge inspections.
Authorized the transfer of the bridge stored at the Neligh barn to the City of Leigh.
Opened the bid proposals for the 516th Avenue Roadway Improvement Project; tabled until November 5, 2012.
Reviewed the summary appraisal report for the Tilden North Bridge Project; no action taken.
Authorized the county attorney to send a letter to the Antelope County Resource Center regarding the county funding.
Met with representatives from Prochaska and Associates regarding the new jail facility.
Antelope County Board of Supervisors
LEROY KERKMAN /s/
Chairman of County Board
Attest: CAROLYN PEDERSEN /s/
Antelope County Clerk
Publish: October 17, 2012
Margene R. Suhr
1947 - 2012
Margene R. Suhr, 65 of Elgin, NE passed away Sunday, October 14, 2012 at her home.
Funeral services are 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Trinity Lutheran Church in Elgin, NE with Rev. David Kuhfal officiating and burial in the West Cedar Valley Cemetery. Visitation will be 5-8 p.m. Wednesday at Huffman-Levander Funeral Home in Elgin, NE.
Memorials are suggested to the family’s choice.
Memorials are suggested to the family’s choice. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.huffmanlevander.com.
Margene Rae Suhr, daughter of Nedker “Jack” and Thelma (Westeen) Wolhoy, was born August 10, 1947 at Vermillion, SD. She received her education at Meckling, SD, graduating in 1965. After graduation, she worked at the hospital in Yankton, SD.
On December 2, 1967, Marg was united in marriage with Dennis Suhr at the Lutheran Church in Yankton, SD. They first lived near Pleasant Dale, NE until moving to Whitman, NE in 1979. In, 1980, they moved to a ranch east of Bartlett, NE. Marg worked at the Imperial Grill in Neligh, NE as a cook. She also cooked at Kate’s Kitchen in Elgin, NE for many years, until retiring in 1997. Marg also cooked meals for workers at Wagonhammer East Ranch. In 2010, they moved to Elgin, NE.
Marg enjoyed cooking, working “Fill-in-the-Blank” books, crocheting, and most of all, spending time with her family.
She is survived by her husband Dennis of Elgin, NE; three children: Thomas Suhr of Norfolk, NE; Joleen (Jerome Sr.) Koenig of Elgin, NE; Todd (Barb) Suhr of Columbus, NE; 10 grandchildren; four step-grandchildren; two great-grandchildren and two great-grandchildren on the way; two step-great-grandchildren; two sisters: Carol Lurz of Norfolk, NE; Connie Johnson of Lead, SD; one brother: Jackie (Mary Jo) Wolhoy of Clarinda, IA; along with many nieces, nephews, other relative and friends.
Marg was preceded in death by her parents, a brother in infancy, and a brother Gary Wolhoy.
John B. Hoefer
1923 - 2012
John B. Hoefer, 89, formerly of Elgin, NE passed away Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at the Homestead Assisted Living in Norfolk, NE.
A Mass of Christian Burial was held Monday, Oct. 15, at St. Boniface Catholic Church in Elgin, NE, with Reverend Ross Burkhalter officiating. Interment followed at St. Boniface Cemetery.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.huffmanlevander.com.
John Bernard Hoefer, son of Russell and Catherine (Kerkman) Hoefer, was born January 8, 1923 at Elgin, NE. He was baptized and confirmed at St. Boniface Church in Elgin, attended St. Boniface Grade School, and graduated from St. Boniface High School in 1941. He farmed with his father until entering the US Army on June 28, 1944. He served in the Southwest Pacific Theater of WWII and was honorably discharged on May 13, 1946.
John was united in marriage with Irma Irene Leibel on January 2, 1948 at Wayne, NE. The couple made their home near Elgin, NE where John continued farming until 1967, at which time he began working for Farmers Cooperative Exchange as Grain Division Manager, until retiring in February 1987.
He was a member of St. Boniface Catholic Church, American Legion Post #229, VFW Post #5816, and past president of the Elgin Library Board.
John enjoyed reading, supporting Elgin’s high schools sports teams, spending time with his grandchildren and attending their activities.
Survivors include two daughters: Janice (Donald) Mollhoff of Tilden; Judy (Michael) Joy of Norfolk; five grandchildren: Jennifer (Brandon) Rystrom of Tilden; April (Marcus) Taege of Olathe, KS; Amber (Scott) Greiner of Randolph; Benjamin (Amy) Mollhoff of Boone, IA; Jill (Scott) Junck of Randolph; three step-grandchildren: Jennifer Synovec, Kevin Joy and Michelle Joy, all of Lincoln; 15 great-grandchildren; 4 step-great-grandchildren; one brother: Paul (Charolette) Hoefer of Elgin, NE; three sisters: Margie Baum of Elgin; Regina Smith of Germantown, WI; Lois (Bill) Williams of Sun Lakes, AZ; sister-in-law: Juan Hoefer of Elgin; brother-in-law: Bob Medcalf of Neligh; along with many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
John was preceded in death by his parents; wife Irma in 2000; a sister: Mary Kay Medcalf; a brother: Leonard Hoefer; and a brother-in-law: Roman Baum.
Tom and Julie Krause of Brunswick are the parents of a daughter, Lauryn Marie who was born October 9, 2012 at the Boone County Health Center. She weighed seven pounds 10 ounces. She has a brother, Beau. Grandparents are Ron and JoAnn Beckman of Elgin and Jim and Jan Krause of Plainview. Great grandparents are Marcella Schiltmeyer of Elgin and Byford Metzger of Pawnee City.