Gerald Laverne Jobman

Gerald Laverne Jobman, 81, of Omaha, Nebraska (formerly of Gothenburg), passed away on June 26, 2020 at the Hospice House in Omaha, NE. He was born August 25, 1938 at Gothenburg to Arthur William and Lucille Virginia (Geiken) Jobman. Gerald grew up on the family farm 9 miles northeast of Gothenburg and lived over 60 years on this farm. The farm has been in the family for over 100 years. He graduated from Gothenburg High School with the class of 1956 and loved attending his class reunions and visiting with classmates.

Rachel June Wilson

Rachel June Wilson, 85, of Gothenburg, Nebraska, died June 26, 2020 at CHI Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney, NE.

Mary Ann Ostergard

Mary Ann Ostergard’s family had planned to have a service this spring to honor her life. Due to the unforeseen circumstances, this public celebration is no longer going to happen. You can remember Mary and celebrate her life by doing a kind deed in her memory. Folders to commemorate her life are available at the following locations in Gothenburg - Stone Hearth Estates, First United Methodist Church, Public Library and Senior Center. Folders are also available at the Arnold Public Library or may be requested electronically at

Dolores B. (Brush) Geiken

Dolores B. (Brush) Geiken, 93, formerly of Grand Island, left this earthly home June 8, 2020 from the Mother Hull Home in Kearney, NE. Due to Covid-19 restrictions, a private family service will be held at the Apfel Funeral Home in Grand Island. Chaplain Vickie Nielsen will officiate. Burial will be in the Grand Island City Cemetery.

Donna Lee Jensen

Donna Lee Jensen, 73, of Gothenburg, Nebraska, died June 10, 2020 at Hilltop Estates in Gothenburg, NE.

Gerald A. Puryear

Gerald A. Puryear, 56 of rural Cozad, passed away Sunday, May 31, 2020 at his home after a courageous battle with cancer.

Gauge Patrick Soller

Gauge Patrick Soller was born on December 17, 2003, to his loving mother Katy, and less-than-enthusiastic older brother, Shaddix, at Great Plains in North Platte, NE.

Janice Lee Rickertsen

Janice Lee Rickertsen, 64, of Gothenburg, Nebraska, passed away at her home on May 26, 2020 after a battle with cancer in Gothenburg, NE surrounded by her family and her loving husband.

Ruth Maxine Sitorius

Ruth Maxine Sitorius passed away May 30, 2020 at Hilltop Estates.