Leslie “Scott” Ward

Leslie “Scott” Ward, 91, of Gothenburg, Nebraska, died August 17, 2020 at his home in Gothenburg, NE.

Johnny Dishman

Johnny Dishman, 58, of North Platte, Nebraska, died August 3, 2020 in North Platte, NE.

Michael J. Brunkhorst

Michael J Brunkhorst, 59, of Gothenburg, NE died August 13, 2020 as a result of an accident.

Delmer Lee Brass

Delmer Lee Brass, 74, of Brady, formerly of Gothenburg, Nebraska, died August 3, 2020 in Brady, NE.

Herbert “Shorty” T. Magana

Herbert “Shorty” T. Magana, 88, of Gothenburg, Nebraska, died April 12, 2020 at Gothenburg Health in Gothenburg, NE.

Rollie H. Brown

Rollie H. Brown, 96, of Gothenburg, Nebraska, died August 3, 2020 in North Platte, NE.

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Norma G. Devine, 90, of Surprise, AZ, formerly of Grand Island passed away on Wednesday, July 22, 2020.


John Wayne Brandt, a longtime Ogallala resident and KOGA Radio broadcaster and salesman, passed away on Tuesday, July 14, 2020, at the age of 76. For the past year, John waged a courageous battle with stagefour pancreatic cancer, maintaining his signature optimism throughout.


Barbara Ann Wahl, 88, of Roseville, MN, passed away into the presence of her Lord and Savior on April 8, 2020. She was survived by her children, Sandra (Dee J.) Traudt, Susan (Dan) Johnson, and Jeffrey (Paulette) Wahl; Grandchildren, Andrea (Jason) Inouye, Naomi (Alan) Price, Sara (Aaron) Kangas, Benjamin Wahl, Eithan Wahl and Jason Wahl; greatgrandchildren, Arthur Price and Loralei Inouye; Birth Siblings, Mike Allen, Tom Allen, Patty Shogren, Sandy Youngbauer. Preceded in death by parents, A. M. and Marie Holmes; husband Frank Wahl; daughter Carolyn Wahl.