Bessie D. Schmielau

Feb 29, 2024

Age 91 –Bessie Delores Schmielau of Omaha, Nebraska passed away on February 29, 2024. She was born on December 31, 1932 to Clarence and Pearl Vanderpool in Florence, Nebraska. The youngest of eleven children, she was given the nickname “Punkie.” In 1939, the family moved to their farm near Underwood, Iowa. Bessie graduated from Underwood High School in 1950, and...

Jennifer L. Jacobson

Feb 29, 2024

Jenny Jacobson, loving daughter of Dave and Linda Jacobson, passed away peacefully at age 43 from complications associated with white matter disease of the brain. She is preceded in death by her grandparents, brother Matt Jacobson, Aunt Carol Robson and Uncle Sidney Case. Besides her parents, she is survived by many aunts, uncles, cousins, friends and relatives. She will be...

Francis "Frank" L. Miller

Feb 28, 2024

Francis “Frank” Lee Miller, age 86 passed away peacefully on February 28, 2024 in Omaha, Nebraska.

Francis “Frank” was born on April 17th, 1937 to Lee D and Pearl M Miller in Omaha Nebraska. Frank grew up in Omaha, NE and went to Tech High School, graduating in 1955. Frank met the love of his life Suzanne in 1956 and married...

Nyree Rachelle Spigner

Feb 27, 2024

Age 27 - Survived by her loving mother, Camille Spigner; father, James Garrett; siblings, Antwain Davis, Ja'Quez Spigner-Davis, Ja'Nyah Spigner, Jakeya Veland, Jamesha Veland, Alejah Garrett, Nessiah Garrett, uncles, Izaak Spigner, Christopher Spigner, Randy Garrett, Jarnard Garrett; aunt, Jamia Garrett; grandmother, Judy Garrett; grandfather, James Harrell, Jr. and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other loving family and friends. Preceded...

Mark W. Schaffer

Feb 26, 2024

Gretna - Mark William Schaffer, 66, a beloved husband, father, grandfather, and friend, passed away peacefully on February 26, 2024, at Cedar Creek of Prairie Meadows Alzheimer’s Special Care Center in Omaha Nebraska.

Mark was born to Arnold and Jacqueline Schaffer on May 10, 1957, in Midland, Michigan. He graduated from Herbert Henry Dow High School in Midland, Michigan, and went on...

Wesley E. Johnson, Sr.

Feb 25, 2024

Age 85 - Survived by loving wife of 40 years, Brenda; children, Raymond Johnson, Clarissa Smith-Johnson (Charles Smith) of Las Vegas, NV, Wesley Johnson II (Laurie Coleman-Johnson), Felicia Stafford, Wayne L. Davis (Kim) and Tina R. McGruder; brother, Samuel Johnson; sisters, Dorothy Fant, Ernestine Carroll, Marilyn Johnson and a host of  grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, other loving family...

Maxine (Max) Louise Frazee

Feb 25, 2024

Maxine Louise Frazee, age 82, of Omaha, NE passed away at her home with her family by her side on Sunday, February 25.  Visitation will be held from 5:00-7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, February 28 at Roeder Mortuary and the funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, February 29 at Westside Church, with a luncheon to follow.

Maxine was...

Steven Ray Connick

Feb 24, 2024

Steven Ray Connick and his twin sister, Susan Kay, were born on November 17, 1952, in Wahoo, NE, to Harold and Ione Connick, joining three siblings. Five more siblings followed as the family relocated at least six times due to Harold's work with the railroad. They often lived in small railroad depots before settling in Lincoln during Steve’s junior high...

Sadye Mae Montgomery

Feb 24, 2024

Age 97 - Preceded in death by her parents, Alex & Ella Montgomery; brothers, Alex Charles, John Adams, Obia Charles and Marco Polo Montgomery; sisters, Odessa Rials, Swinthia Worshem, Charly Mae Petty, and Magnolia Givens.  She leaves to cherish in her memory her sister, Mildred Montgomery Reed; brothers, Benjamin “BB” and Onward "OW" Montgomery and a host of nieces, nephews,...

Darlene E. White

Feb 20, 2024

Blair -  Darlene White, 88, passed away peacefully on February 20, 2024 in Fremont, Nebraska. Darlene was born and raised in Omaha, and graduated from Omaha Tech High School in 1953. After graduating, she worked for Associated Retailers of Omaha. She married Edward Joseph White on November 1, 1957 at St. John’s Catholic Church on the campus of Creighton University.

Darlene raised...