Roy J. Townsend

Aug 5, 2023

Roy John Townsend, age 78, of Omaha, Nebraska, passed away, 5th of August 2023, at his home surrounded by close family and friends.

Roy was born February 2, 1945, in Omaha, Nebraska. He was the son of the late John J. Townsend and Lucille A. Townsend. Roy graduated high school from Omaha Benson in 1964. After high school, he pursued...

Robert "Bob" D. James

Aug 2, 2023

Preceded by: parents Charles W. James and Helen L. James; and brother Daniel A. James. Survived by: brothers David A. (Jane) James and Charles W. James Jr; nieces: Donna James and Christine Gaines; and many other loving family and friends.               

Memorial Service 6 PM Friday (8/18/2023) at Roeder Mortuary (11710 Standing Stone, Gretna, Nebraska 68028). Memorials to be dedicated to the...

Annie Frances "FiFi" Lucas

Aug 2, 2023

Annie Frances “FiFi” Lucas was born December 10, 1938 in Tupelo, Mississippi to the union of Paul and Flora Willie Lee Spearman.  She was the fourth child of thirteen children. 

Proceeded in death by her husband: Finis Lucas Jr., her parents, her brothers: Walter Paul Spearman, Raymond Spearman, Artrie B Spearman, and Edward C “Buddy” Spearman, her sisters: Margaret S...

Loren K. Ellis

Aug 1, 2023

Loren Kenneth Ellis, age 77 of Gretna, NE, born June 16th, 1946, passed away on August 1st, 2023, after a 3-year battle with Advanced MSD Cancer.


Loren was born in Frankfurt, Germany to Kenneth, a World War II veteran and Hedy, a Polish immigrant, he was the oldest of 4 children. Loren also lived in Austria, Japan, and Greece...

John F. Prochnow

Aug 1, 2023

Omaha –  Beloved Father, Grandfather and Great Grandfather. Preceded in death by parents Albert & Alice, siblings Albert & Lucille. Survived by sister Beth (Bill) Burdess, children John (Tammy), Dan, Cheryl, Bryan, Shelly, Jeff (Rema), 7 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren, many family and friends.                   

Memorial Service 10:00 AM Saturday (8/19/23) at Roeder Mortuary. Memorials to Ft. Calhoun American Legion...

Alfreda Green

Aug 1, 2023


Alfreda Green passed away peacefully in her home after a long illness and was surrounded by family. She was preceded in death by her parents Ethel and Theren Hamm, sisters Ollie and Tina, brothers Larry, Truman, Frankie, Ronnie and Angelo and grandson Eddie Swindle. She is survived by her children Anthony (Danielle) Green , Wesley (Angel) Green, Stephanie (Mario)...

Cathy S. Hasegawa

Jul 31, 2023

Cathy Hasegawa, 71, passed away July 31, 2023, at Legato Living in Omaha, Nebraska.  A memorial service for Cathy will be held on Tuesday, August 15, from 4 to 7 pm at Roeder Mortuary, 2727 N 108th Street.  The family requests that in lieu of flowers donations in her honor be made to the Franciscan Day Center, 900 N 90th...

Elizabeth A. Heisner

Jul 27, 2023


Omaha - Survived by husband Lonnie, children Lawrence, Ashley, Brandon, Jamie, many siblings, nieces, nephews and friends.                    

Memorial Service 2:00 PM Monday (7/31/2023) at Roeder Mortuary 2727 N. 108th Street   Omaha, Nebraska 68164. In Lieu of Flowers Memorials to the family to be determined later.

Roeder Mortuary, Inc. - 108th Street Chapel

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George M. Ludvik

Jul 26, 2023

George M. Ludvik passed away peacefully with loved ones at his bedside and with the care of hospice in his home.

Our dad, George Ludvik, was born on July, 26, 1930, the seventh child of Marie and Antone Ludvik, who immigrated to Dwight, NE, from what is present day, Rouchvany, Moravia, Czech Republic.   Having been born in 1930, Dad experienced...

Joshua Patrick Leach

Jul 25, 2023

Joshua Patrick Leach passed away quietly on July 25, 2023.  Joshua was born in North Platte, NE on March 17, 1977.  Throughout his childhood, Joshua was very active in a variety of sports and excelled in each of them. 

Upon completion of high school, Joshua enlisted in the United States Air Force.  After he completed basic training, Joshua was stationed...