Stephen E. “Steve” Stewart, 64, of Hastings passed away Dec. 5, 2017, at his home.

Alma Mildred Sauser went to live with the Lord on Nov. 30, 2017, at Crest View Care Center in Chadron, Nebraska.

Alesia Marie (Stewart) Bondy, 57, of Lincoln, passed away Dec. 3, 2017.

Lisa C. Penaluna, 35, passed away Dec. 4, 2017, from injuries she received in a motor vehicle accident north of Alliance.

Lisa C. Penaluna, 35, passed away Dec. 4, 2017, from injuries she received in a motor vehicle accident north of Alliance.

Alice Lydia Turnbull, 85, of Chadron, died Nov. 17, 2017, at Chadron Community Hospital.

Joseph Conrad Huerta, age 90, of Cozad, passed away Dec. 1, 2017, at the Cozad Community Hospital in Cozad, Nebraska. After high school Conrad went to serve in the United States Army. He attended Officer’s Candidate school and served as 2nd Lieutenant during the Korean War. He was honorably …

James K. Baker of Chadron died Nov. 18, 2017, at the age of 95. Services and burial will be in Columbus, Ind. He was a World War II veteran. He is survived by his wife, Nancy.

Marian Catherine (Niemann) Carlisle, of Sun Lakes, Ariz., passed away at her home Oct. 19, 2017, surrounded by her children and husband of 62 years.

Funeral services for Lewis Wayne Summers were Nov. 18, 2017, at the Chadron Community Church in Chadron with Rev. James Domingo officiating. Burial followed at Greenwood Cemetery in Chadron.

Jo Ann Roggow as born on August 25, 1947, at Corpus Christi, Texas, to parents Thomas H. and Katherine A. Freeman. Her life was filled with travel as the offspring of a Navy career father and subsequent marriage to a career Marine and then to a Navy man. Early years took her to occupied Japa…

Dr. F. Clark Elkins, 94, of Jonesboro, Ark., passed away Nov. 25, 2017, at his home.

Richard A. Hoffman, 70, of Gordon, passed away Nov. 23, 2017, at his home. He was born to Edward and Frances Hoffman April 27, 1947, in Alliance.

Memorial services for William F. Harper, 71, will be at 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 1, 2017, at the Colyer Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Bill Eaton officiating. Burial with military honors will follow in the Valley View Cemetery. William died Nov. 25, 2017, at Region West Medical Center in Scott…

Michael Todd Hunzeker, age 58, passed away Nov. 17, 2017, in Hay Springs. Funeral services will be Saturday, Nov. 25, 2017, at 10 a.m., at the United Methodist Church in Hay Springs.

Katie Blaylock, 87, of Chadron, died Nov. 21, 2017, at the Chadron Community Hospital.

Patricia Kathleen (Ryan) Sims, age 66 of Winnemucca, Nevada, passed away peacefully at home Nov. 2, 2017, after a long and debilitating bout with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease.

David George Rissmiller, 68, passed away peacefully July 15, 2017, at Crestview Care Center in Chadron. David was born April 23, 1949, in Philadelphia, Penn., to George and Laura (Patton) Rissmiller. He lived across the United States in New Jersey, Indiana and Nebraska.

Robert “Bobby” Maurice Horse passed away peacefully in Decatur, Ill., Nov. 3, 2017, after a courageous seven-year battle with cancer at the age of 69. He was surrounded by his loving family friends who had cared for him throughout his illness. Bobby was the first son of Robert and Mardra Hor…

Mark Daniel Huber, 63, of Kearney, Nebraska, was called home to God on Monday, November 6, 2017. He lived a full life as a child of God, continual student, humble servant, magnanimous teacher, and loving family man.

Edmond Arthur Cook was born in Lusk, Wyo., April 12, 1936, to Julia Mae Black Cook and Edmond Mill Cook. He died Nov. 2, 2017, in Artesia, N.M., following several years of declining health.

Kaelia Shae Nelson passed away Oct. 29, 2017, at the age of 21 in Peru.

Funeral services for Maurice Reed of Crawford will be Thursday, Nov. 2, at 2 p.m., at Chamberlain Chapel in Chadron. Visitation is today, Nov. 1, in Crawford at Chamberlain Chapel. A memorial has been established for the Crawford Rural Fire Department. Donations may be sent to Chamberlain Ch…

Funeral services for Jolene K. DeBock of Crawford will Friday, Nov. 3, at 10 a.m. at St.John the Baptist Church in Crawford, with Father Innaiah and Father Bernard Berger officiating. 

Vernon Johnson, Jr., 85, passed on to the Lord Oct. 22, 2017, at Heritage Estates in Gering. A memorial service will be Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017, at 10:30 a.m. at the Gering United Methodist Church with a reception to follow. In lieu of flowers, Vern asked that donations be made to the Gering…

Joseph Henry Malone, 78, of Chadron died Oct. 20, 2017, at Chadron Community Hospital.

Ana M. Brooks passed away at the Chadron Community Hospital Oct. 24, 2017, at age 84.

Services for Don Peters of Hay Springs will be Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017, at 10 a.m. at St. Columbkille Catholic Church in Hay Springs, with Father Joseph Joseph officiating. Burial will be at the St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery in Hay Springs. A vigil will be held on Monday, October 23, 2017 at 7…

Adrian Ryan Jensen, age 37, passed away in Chadron Oct. 19, 2017.

Funeral services for Allan (Pat) Bruce Baker, will be Monday, Oct. 23, 2017, at 10 a.m., at the Alliance Veterans  Cemetery, in Alliance.

Funeral services for Barbara Lee Kubo, age 70, of Chadron, will be Monday, Oct. 23, 2017, at 2 p.m. at Chamberlain Chapel with Pastor Russ Seger officiating.  Burial will be at Greenwood Cemetery.

Kathryn (Thompson) Cortney, 100, of Denver, Colo., and former Dalton and Sidney resident, passed away Sept. 30, 2017.

Lois M. (Layh) Adams passed away Oct. 7, 2017, at Pioneer Manor in Hay Springs with her family by her side.

Lloyd Arnold Serres was born Aug. 26, 1951, in Gordon to Ernest Paul Serres and Alice Waunita (Glass) Serres. He was older brother to Rodney, Thomas, Nancy, Daniel, Kathy.  Lloyd was husband to Renae; father to Ernest, Lisa, Ryan, and Billie Jean; father-in-law to Rosie and Sophie; grandfath…

Funeral services for Loretta Diane Belknap of Hemingford will be Oct. 21, 2017, at 10 a.m. at the Open Door Church in Hemingford, with Pastor Steve Ratzlaff officiating.

Funeral services for Patsy Bridge of Hay Springs will be Oct. 14, 2017, at 3 p.m. at the Untied Methodist Church in Hay Springs, with Pastor Paul Smith officiating.