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Edna Mae Merrell, 86, North Platte

Odean Colonial Chapel - Apr. 13, 2024

Edna Mae Merrell, age 86, peacefully passed away at the North Platte Care Center on April 6, 2024. Edna, the daughter of Allen and Dorothy Francis, was born Nov. 24, 1937, at Big Springs, where she grew up and attended school.  Edna then began waitressing in Big Springs and Ogallala. On June 6, 1961, Edna […]

Edna Mae Merrell, 86, North Platte

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Edna Mae Merrell, age 86, peacefully passed away at the North Platte Care Center on April 6, 2024. Edna, the daughter of Allen and Dorothy Francis, was born Nov. 24, 1937, at Big Springs, where she grew up and attended school.  Edna then began waitressing in Big Springs and Ogallala. On June 6, 1961, Edna […]

Jessie C. McCormick, 90, North Platte

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Jessie C. McCormick, a longtime North Platte resident who dedicated her life to her family, friends and community in Lincoln County, died on April 11, 2024. She was 90. Jessie was born Aug. 19, 1933, in Loup City, Nebraska, to A. R. “Rex” and Helen (Fisher) Hoppie. She moved with her family to North Platte […]

Jessie C. McCormick, 90, North Platte

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Jessie C. McCormick, a longtime North Platte resident who dedicated her life to her family, friends and community in Lincoln County, died on April 11, 2024. She was 90. Jessie was born Aug. 19, 1933, in Loup City, Nebraska, to A. R. “Rex” and Helen (Fisher) Hoppie. She moved with her family to North Platte […]

Robert Lee Roy Lakey, 61, North Platte

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Robert Lee Roy “Bob” Lakey unexpectedly passed away at his home in North Platte on April 9, 2024, at age 61. Bob was born Dec. 6, 1962, in Scottsbluff.  He was adopted by Don and Marion Lakey and raised in North Platte where he graduated from NPHS in 1981. On Oct. 23, 1982, Bob married […]

Robert Lee Roy Lakey, 61, North Platte

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Robert Lee Roy “Bob” Lakey unexpectedly passed away at his home in North Platte on April 9, 2024, at age 61. Bob was born Dec. 6, 1962, in Scottsbluff.  He was adopted by Don and Marion Lakey and raised in North Platte where he graduated from NPHS in 1981. On Oct. 23, 1982, Bob married […]

Ingrid Barbara Bruenner Levine, 66, North Platte

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Ingrid Barbara Brüenner Levine died at her home in North Platte, on March 25, 2024, at the age of 66. Ingrid was born May 4, 1957, in Hassfurt, Germany, where she was raised. In 1975, she traveled to North Platte and married Terry Lane Levine on Feb. 29, 1976. They were married for over 40 […]

Ingrid Barbara Bruenner Levine, 66, North Platte

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Ingrid Barbara Brüenner Levine died at her home in North Platte, on March 25, 2024, at the age of 66. Ingrid was born May 4, 1957, in Hassfurt, Germany, where she was raised. In 1975, she traveled to North Platte and married Terry Lane Levine on Feb. 29, 1976. They were married for over 40 […]

Ralph E. Anderson, 87, North Platte

Adams & Swanson Funeral Home - Apr. 9, 2024

Ralph E. Anderson, 87, of North Platte passed away April 5, 2024 at Great Plains Health. He was born April 1, 1937 to Harry and Geneva (Larue) Anderson in his paternal grandparent’s home in Gothenburg. Ralph attended rural schools, mainly in the Hayes Center area and then graduated from North Platte High School with the […]

Ralph E. Anderson, 87, North Platte

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Ralph E. Anderson, 87, of North Platte passed away April 5, 2024 at Great Plains Health. He was born April 1, 1937 to Harry and Geneva (Larue) Anderson in his paternal grandparent’s home in Gothenburg. Ralph attended rural schools, mainly in the Hayes Center area and then graduated from North Platte High School with the […]

Cheryl ‘Cheri’ Lee Newkirk, 79, North Platte

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Cheryl “Cheri” L Newkirk, 79, of Hershey passed away in her home April 4, 2024. Cheri was born in Imperial on Sept. 14, 1944 to Charles and Eula Briggs and was raised near Lamar and Grant alongside her siblings, Billie and Dan. Not long after graduating from high school, Cheri met Jerry and they were […]

Cheryl ‘Cheri’ Lee Newkirk, 79, North Platte

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Cheryl “Cheri” L Newkirk, 79, of Hershey passed away in her home April 4, 2024. Cheri was born in Imperial on Sept. 14, 1944 to Charles and Eula Briggs and was raised near Lamar and Grant alongside her siblings, Billie and Dan. Not long after graduating from high school, Cheri met Jerry and they were […]

Rosemary Christina Schrotberger, 70, North Platte

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Rosemary Christina (Legas) Schrotberger, 70, of North Platte passed away April 7, 2024 at her home. She was born Dec. 22, 1953 in North Platte to Nicholas William and Esther Marie (Carland) Legas. Rosemary lived with her Grandma Carland. She starting working at the age of 15 at a local café. Then lived on her […]

Rosemary Christina Schrotberger, 70, North Platte

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Rosemary Christina (Legas) Schrotberger, 70, of North Platte passed away April 7, 2024 at her home. She was born Dec. 22, 1953 in North Platte to Nicholas William and Esther Marie (Carland) Legas. Rosemary lived with her Grandma Carland. She starting working at the age of 15 at a local café. Then lived on her […]

R. Kenneth Fountain, Jr., 66

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R. Kenneth Fountain, Jr. went home on March 25, 2024 due to health complications in North Platte at the age of 66. Ken was raised in Manlius, N.Y. and graduated from Fayetteville Manlius High school in 1975. He was involved in basketball, baseball and golf. After school Ken was employed in the auto and heavy […]

R. Kenneth Fountain, Jr., 66

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R. Kenneth Fountain, Jr. went home on March 25, 2024 due to health complications in North Platte at the age of 66. Ken was raised in Manlius, N.Y. and graduated from Fayetteville Manlius High school in 1975. He was involved in basketball, baseball and golf. After school Ken was employed in the auto and heavy […]

Douglas ‘Doug’ William Moog, 65, North Platte

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Douglas William Moog, 65, of North Platte lost his battle with cancer on April 2, 2024. He forged his fight with grace and courage. Doug was born Jan. 22, 1959 in Madison, S.D. to Delbert & Nola (Bachkora) Moog. The family moved to Clark, S.D. where Doug attended public school. The family moved again when […]

Douglas ‘Doug’ William Moog, 65, North Platte

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Douglas William Moog, 65, of North Platte lost his battle with cancer on April 2, 2024. He forged his fight with grace and courage. Doug was born Jan. 22, 1959 in Madison, S.D. to Delbert & Nola (Bachkora) Moog. The family moved to Clark, S.D. where Doug attended public school. The family moved again when […]