Ana Herwig

NORFOLK — Services for Ana A. Herwig, 56, Norfolk, will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 5, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Norfolk. The Rev. Scott Russell will officiate. Burial will be in Prospect Hill Cemetery.

Visitation will begin at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at the church.

She died Friday, Nov. 1, 2019, at Faith Regional Health Services in Norfolk.

Home for Funerals is in charge of arrangements.


Ana is survived by her children, Veronica Reyes Herwig, Jose Reyes Herwig and Allan Reyes Herwig; six grandchildren; and her siblings, Pedro Ajin, Teresa Herwig and Romelina Herwig.

She was preceded in death by her father, Evaristo Arana Celada, her mother, Elsa Marina Herwig, and sister Regina Rogel.

Condolences may be expressed to the family online at

In other news

CREIGHTON — Services for Eva R. Klosner, 91, Creighton, will be at 2:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 22, at St. Ludger Catholic Church in Creighton. The Rev. Jeremy Hans will officiate with burial in the parish cemetery in Creighton.

NORFOLK — Services for Hans Wagner, 93, Norfolk, are pending with Brockhaus-Howser-Fillmer Funeral Home in Norfolk. He died Monday, Nov. 18, 2019, at St. Joseph’s Rehabilitation and Care Center in Norfolk.

CROFTON — Services for Larry L. Hamilton, 78, Crofton, will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 20, at Wintz Funeral Home in Crofton. The Rev. Amanda Talley will officiate with burial in the Crofton City Cemetery in Crofton.

NORFOLK — A celebration of life for William “Bill” Kleinschmidt, 38, will be 2-8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 23, at the Elkhorn Cabin near the east entrance at Ta-Ha-Zouka Park.

HARTINGTON — Services for Evelyn G. “Evie” Litz, 90, Dixon, formerly of Hartington, are pending at Wintz Funeral Home in Hartington. She died Monday, Nov. 18, 2019, at Park View Haven Nursing Home in Coleridge.

HARTINGTON — Services for Mary J. Miller, 72, Coleridge, will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 20, at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Hartington. The Rev. Owen Korte will officiate. Burial will be in St. Michael’s Cemetery in Coleridge.

PLATTSMOUTH — Services for Barbara Sirek, 95, Plattsmouth, formerly of Pierce, will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 21, at the Nebraska Masonic Home in Plattsmouth. The Rev. Chris Abbott will officiate.

LINDSAY — Services for Arlene Kurtenbach, 90, Newman Grove, will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 21, at Holy Family Catholic Church in Lindsay. The Revs. Eric Olson and Jim Novotny will officiate with burial in the parish cemetery.

AINSWORTH — Memorial services for Charles E. Hughes, 77, Johnstown, will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Nov. 22, at the United Methodist Church in Ainsworth. Inurnment will be in the Ainsworth Cemetery with military honors by Ainsworth American Legion Post 79.

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Jimmy Johns