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    Connie Bremer

    Obituaries | 12/01/2016 |

    Longtime Imperial resident Connie Bremer passed away early Tuesday morning, Nov. 29, 2016, at the Chase County Community Hospital in Imperial. She was 85 years of age.

    Survivors include children Kip (Jan) Bremer of Imperial; Kandi Bremer of Lincoln;...

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    Frances Pearl Martin Moranville

    Obituaries | 12/01/2016 |

    Frances Pearl (Martin) Moranville was born June 18, 1919, to Ernest and Eva Martin on a farm south of Lamar, Neb. Frances was the fifth of seven children.

    Frances attended Mt. Tabor Dist. 42 grade school and then started high school in Campion Academy...

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    Paul Arterburn

    Obituaries | 12/01/2016 |

    Paul Arterburn died on Nov. 11, 2016 at the age of 89. He was a lifelong resident of St. Paul, Neb. He was born on Feb. 18, 1927 in Omaha. He was the only child of Pauline Paul Arterburn and Carlos E. Arterburn.

    He attended St. Paul High School and...

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    Carla Donnaline Kerns Kitt

    Obituaries | 12/01/2016 |

    Carla Donnaline Kerns Kitt was born Oct. 28, 1926 at the home of her parents, Hugh and Maybelle Richardson Kerns, in Benkelman, Neb.

    She began school in rural Wauneta, later attending and graduating from Wauneta Public School in 1943. She continued her...

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    Ivan Ekart

    Obituaries | 11/18/2016 |

    Ivan L. Ekart was born Aug. 10, 1932, in Enders, Neb., to John Harvey and Opal Clata (Ellsworth) Ekart. Ivan grew up on the Kilpatrick ranch, then later on his current farm north of Imperial.

    Ivan served in the U.S. Army from Feb. 19, 1953 to Feb. 17,...

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    Donna Richardson Wood

    Obituaries | 11/03/2016 |

    Donna Jean Wood was born in Yuma, Colo., to Ora and Esther (Watson) Richardson on June 21, 1941. She attended school from first grade until high school graduation at Yuma. She then went to Sterling, Colo., where she attended the local secretarial School....

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    Kim Silvester

    Obituaries | 10/27/2016 |

    Kim Lavern Silvester was born Dec. 19, 1951, to Arthur (Bill) L. and Oneta J. (Kimberling) Silvester. As a young man, Kim attended grade school in Champion and high school in Imperial, graduating from Chase County High School in 1970. He furthered his...

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    Kenneth Frasier

    Obituaries | 10/20/2016 |

    Kenneth LaVern Frasier, Jr. was born Sept. 6, 1936, at Imperial Hospital to his parents Kenneth, Sr. and Lela Mae (Oliver) Frasier of rural Wauneta. At the age of 3, the family moved to a two-room house in the sandhills north of Benkelman. Not long after,...