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WISNER — Services for Mary L. Graber, 90, Wisner, will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 18, at Christ Lutheran Church in Wisner. The Rev. Janelle Siffering will officiate. Burial will be in the Wisner Cemetery.

Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Friday at Minnick Funeral Home in Wisner and will continue on Saturday from 9 a.m. until the time of the service at the church.

Mary Graber died Tuesday, Nov. 23, 2021, at the Wisner Care Center.

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ROYAL — Private graveside services for Garth C. Dawson, 88, Bellevue, will be at the Royal Cemetery in Royal.

AINSWORTH — Service for Gerald W. “Jerry” Allen Jr., 90, Ainsworth, will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 25, at the United Methodist Church in Ainsworth. Private inurnment will be at a later date in the Greenwood Cemetery in Creighton.

NORFOLK — Services for Gerald W. “Jerry” Sebade, 96, Norfolk, will be 10:30 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 24, at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Norfolk. The Rev. Randy Rasmussen will officiate. Burial will be in Prospect Hill Cemetery with military honors by the Nebraska Army National Guard Honor Guar…

NIOBRARA — Services for Donna M. Meier, 88, Niobrara, are pending at Brockhaus Funeral Home in Niobrara. Donna Meier died Friday, Jan. 21, 2022, at Avera Creighton Hospital in Creighton.

RALSTON — Memorial services for Shirley M. Willers, 88, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 29, at Messiah Lutheran Church, 5015 S. 80th St., in Ralston.

NEWMAN GROVE — Memorial services for Connie J. Flood, 70, Newman Grove, will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 29, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Newman Grove. Deacon Claire Meyer will officiate. At her request, her ashes were to be spread over the ocean at Mexico Beach, Fla.

O’NEILL — Services for Gerald “Jerry” O’Malley, 96, O’Neill, will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 29, at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in O’Neill. The Rev. Bernard Starman will officiate. Burial will be in the O’Neill Cemetery.

NORFOLK — Services for Willard J. Eggerling, 87, Norfolk, are pending at Brockhaus-Howser-Fillmer Funeral Home in Norfolk. Willard Eggerling died Sunday, Jan. 23, 2022, at CHI Plainview Hospital in Plainview.

O’NEILL — Services for Bernard Grimes, 83, Seward, formerly of Chambers, will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 27, at Faith Community Church in O’Neill. The Rev. Paul Harder will officiate. Burial will be at about 2 p.m. in the Chambers Cemetery.

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