Cozad Resident: B. Darlene Cashman, age 70 (1944-2014)
B. Darlene Cashman, 70, of Cozad, Nebraska, died October 28th, 2014, at the CHI Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney.
She was born May 15th, 1944, in Sparksville, Indiana, to Hershel and LaVerne (Shultz) Goen. She graduated from Sidney High School in 1962. She enjoyed trying new recipes and spending time with close friends and family.
Survivors include two sons, Anthony and Duane; three brothers, Gary, Patrick and Michel; four sisters, Jean Kallhoff, Hershelyn Bartow, Terri Caldwell and Susan Davis; three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by both her parents; two sisters, Ladonna and Diane and one son, Dennis II.
At her request no services will be held, and cremation has taken place.
Brady Resident: Mary R. Fellows, age 72 (1942-2014)
Mary R. Fellows, 72, of Brady, Nebraska, died October 26th, 2014, at Linden Court in North Platte, Nebraska. She was born October 15th, 1942, in Lone Rock, Arkansas, to Bernard Donald (B.B.) and Lillian Mae Cantrell Blankinship.
Mary grew up in Viola, Arkansas and graduated from Viola High School in 1960. After graduation she moved to Kansas City, Missouri and worked as a telephone operator. There she met Darrel Fellows who was enlisted in the United States Army.
On January 27th, 1962, they were married and soon after Darrel’s discharge from the military, they moved to Jerico Springs, Missouri where the couple bought and worked a farm for a few years. The couple moved back to Kansas City then lived in various other communities until finally settling in Callaway, Nebraska in 1970. There they raised three children into adults then moved to Brady in 1990. In Brady, they owned the Brady Get n Go from 1995 to 2012.
Mary was a loving mother and devoted wife who supported Darrel in all of his endeavors. She worked on the farm, was a police dispatcher, owner of a filling station and eventually joined Darrel as a nation wide truck driver for 16 years. She retired in 2004 and enjoyed watching the wild life around her lake home at Jefferies Lake south of Brady. August was her favorite time of year when the corn and chokecherries were ripe for the picking. She loved to make chokecherry jelly and often traded with neighbors for other home made canning and garden vegetables.
Mary was a member of the Red Hat Society, had a wonderful sense of humor and was a Good Samaritan always taking care of those around her. She will be remembered for her laughter and practical jokes.
Survivors include her husband Darrel R. Fellows of Brady; daughter, Arlena M. Mannila of Fountain Hills, Arizona; son, Timothy R. (Connie) Fellows of Mesquite, Texas; sister, Pearl J. Harper of Flippin, Arizona; granddaughter, Chelsie Fellows of Mesquite, Texas; grandsons, D.J. Mannila of Fountain Hills; Cody (Erica) Fellows of Camp Pendleton, California; Tanner Fellows of Miramar, California and numerous other family members and many friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a daughter, Michelle A. Hagemeister.
Memorials may be made in her name and online condolences may be shared at www.adamsswanson.com.
Cremation was chosen. Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Friday, November 28th, 2014, at Rose Hill Cemetery at Callaway. Adams & Swanson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Overton Resident: Robert D. Bamrick, age 86 (1928-2014)
Robert D. Bamrick, 86, of Overton, Nebraska, died Sunday, October 26th, 2014, at Golden LivingCenter in Cozad, Nebraska.
He was born April 8th, 1928, in Elm Creek, Nebraska, to Edward F. and Louise M. (Streit) Bamrick. Bob grew up in Overton where he attended school. He was united in marriage to Clarice Eby on October 15th, 1949, in Kearney, Nebraska. Three children were blessed to this marriage; Rodney, Karen and Robert.
Survivors include his wife of 65 years, Clarice Bamrick, now living at Park Avenue Estates in Lexington; one son and daughter-in-law, Bob and Nancy Bamrick of Overton, Nebraska; son-in-law, Lee Shafer of Overton, Nebraska; six grandchildren; Niki and husband Eric Altwine of Bertrand, Nebraska; Kody and wife Jenny Shafer of Colorado Springs, Colorado; Brady Shafer of Denver, Colorado; Colt and wife Katie Shafer of Grand Island, Nebraska; Chris and wife Gwen Christner of Kearney, Nebraska and Justin and wife Kari Christner of Lincoln, Nebraska; 10 great-grandchildren, Bayley Bamrick, Kaden and Claire Shafer, Beckham Shafer, Dylan White, Allie and Jessie Altwine and Austin, Brant and Jenna Christner; as well as extended family and many friends.
Bob was preceded in death by his parents; son, Rodney Bamrick; daughter, Karen Shafer; four sisters, Ruby, Nell, Edith and Marge; two brothers, Ed and Jim Bamrick; grandson, Patrick Bamrick; daughter-in-law, Diane (Nelson) Bamrick; five brothers-in-law, Gaylord, Floyd, Lonnie, Don and Dick Eby and one sister-in-law, Ruth Eby.
Mass of Christian Burial will be (today) Thursday, October 30th, 2014, at 10:30 a.m. at Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Overton, Nebraska with Reverend Alex Borzych celebrating. Burial will be in the Overton Cemetery.
Reynolds-Love Funeral Home in Lexington is assisting the family with arrangements. Please forward online condolences through reyoldslovefuneralhome.com.
Gothenburg Resident: Floyd A. Lindekugel, age 88
Floyd A. Lindekugel, 88, of Gothenburg, Nebraska, died August 25th, 2014, at Hilltop Estates in Gothenburg.
Graveside services will be held on Saturday, November 1st, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. at Gaslin Cemetery south of Brady, Nebraska.
Memorials may be directed to the First Baptist Church, 1002 Ave C, Gothenburg, NE 69138.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.blasestrauser.com.
Cozad Resident: Orin W. Hendricks, age 83 (1931-2014)
Orin W. Hendricks, age 83 of Cozad, Nebraska, died October 22nd, 2014 at Golden LivingCenter in Cozad. Orin was born January 14th, 1931, to Rollie and Cleta (Boggs) Hendricks on their farm near Callaway, Nebraska.
Orin attended school in Callaway and graduated with the class of 1948. He was a superior athlete in football, baseball and track. Following graduation, Orin entered the US Army and proudly served from 1951 to 1954.
On September 4th, 1955, Orin married Della Louise Sargent. The couple made their home in Cozad, Nebraska and were blessed with a son, Larry. Orin operated heavy equipment and was the ditch rider for SSD. Orin and Della were avid square and round dancers. They also enjoyed traveling to the Black Hills. Orin liked to watch sports and playing with his beloved cats. He was a member of the Cozad Honor Guard.
Orin was preceded in death by his parents; sister-in-law, Joyce Hendricks and niece, Kathy and nephew, Wayne Hendricks.
Survivors include his wife, Della of Cozad; son, Larry Hendricks of Cozad; brothers, Kenneth (Ruth) Hendricks of Lexington, Walt (Doris) Hendricks of Broken Bow and Richard Hendricks of Callaway.
Services were held Monday, October 27th, 2014 at 10 a.m. at the Cozad United Methodist Church with Pastor Doug Smith officiating. Burial with military honors was at the Cozad Cemetery. A memorial has been established in his memory.
Online condolences may be shared at berrymanfuneralhome.com. Berryman Funeral Home in Cozad was in charge of arrangements.