Dorothy Chilvers

NELIGH — Services for Dorothy Chilvers, 92, of Neligh will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, Oct. 25, at First Congregational United Church of Christ in Neligh with the Rev. Dr. Rebecca Z. McNeil officiating. Burial will be in Laurel Hill Cemetery.

Visitation will be an hour before services Friday at the church. Beyer Snider Memorial Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

She died Monday, Oct. 21, 2019, at Antelope Memorial Hospital in Neligh.

In other news

CROFTON — Services for Shirley L. Sawatzke, 93, Yankton, formerly of Crofton, are pending at Wintz Funeral Home in Crofton.

HUMPHREY — Services for William “Bill” Werner, 76, Humphrey, will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 12, at St. Francis Catholic Church in Humphrey. The Rev. Eric Olsen will officiate with burial in the parish cemetery.

AINSWORTH — Memorial visitation for Hazel B. “Penny” Ohlrich, 89, Ainsworth, will be 4-7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 12, at Hoch Funeral Home in Ainsworth. Private inurnment will be in the East Park Cemetery at Ainsworth at a later date.

CREIGHTON — Services for Delores Fick, 98, of O’Neill are pending at Brockhaus Funeral Home in Creighton.

SPENCER — Services for Sybil Sedivy, 86, Spencer, will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 13, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Spencer. The Rev. James Weeder will officiate with burial in National Cemetery in Spencer.

PIERCE — Service for Maynard S. Abler, 94, Pierce, will be at 11:30 a.m. Monday, Nov. 11, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Pierce. The Rev. Marc Lim and Doug Tunink will officiate with burial in the parish cemetery in rural Pierce. Military rites will be conducted by American Legion Tomek-…

Private burial services for Norman Peters, 93, San Diego, Calif., formerly of Bloomfield, will be in San Diego.

SPENCER — Services for Norman Janssen, 87, Spencer, will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 12, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Spencer. The Rev. Clark Gies will officiate with burial in Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery in Spencer. Military honors will be provided by American Legion Post 78, U.S. Navy …

HARTINGTON — Services for Jacob F. Keiter, 86, Hartington, will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Hartington. Archbishop George Lucas will preside with the Revs. Jim Keiter and Owen Korte officiating. Burial will be at St. Michael’s Cemetery in Hartington.

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Jimmy Johns