Alma J. Cross, 101, of Emden died
Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2003, at 12:15 p.m. at the Christian Village in
Her funeral will be at 10:30 a.m.
Monday at St. Peter Lutheran Church in Emden, with the Rev. David L.
Hofer and the Rev. Frank Peiper officiating. Visitation will be at
the church from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday and one hour before the service
Burial will be in Hartsburg Union
Mrs. Cross was a homemaker.
She was born Jan. 22, 1902, in Emden to
Edward and Anna Bruns Conklen. She married William C. Cross in Emden
on Sept. 3, 1924, and he died Oct. 3, 1975.
Surviving are one daughter, Betty Ann
(and Leonard) Krusemark of Emden; two sons, William W. (and Frances)
Cross of Emden and Gene L. (and Wanda) Cross of Emden; 11
grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; one brother, George (and
Donna) Conklen of Sherman; and one sister-in-law, Margot Cross of
She was also preceded in death by four
brothers, one sister, one daughter and two grandsons.
She was a member of St. Peter Lutheran
Church, the Ladies Aid of the church and the Good Samaritans
may be made to the church.
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Paul B. Rempe, 85, of Lincoln died
Sunday, Feb. 23, 2003, at 1:15 a.m. at St. John's Hospital in
Visitation and a prayer service were at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader
Funeral Home in Lincoln on Wednesday.
His funeral was
Thursday morning at Holy Family Catholic Church in Lincoln, with Father
Thomas Taylor officiating.
Burial is in New Union Cemetery,
Mr. Rempe retired from United Farmer's
Seed Co. in Ransom.
He was a medic with the U.S. Army
during World War II.
He was born March 11, 1917, in
Lawrence, Neb., to William and Cecelia Lienert Rempe. He married
Lela L. Lehl on Jan. 8, 1941, in Crook, Neb. She died Aug. 31, 1993.
Surviving are two sons, Timothy (and
Becky) Rempe of Lincoln, Ill., and Mark (and Joyce) Rempe of
Bellevue, Ill.; two daughters, Vicky (and Tim) Bennett of Lincoln,
Ill., and Carol (and Mike) Walker of East Wenatchee, Wash.; six
grandchildren and two stepgrandchildren; five great-grandchildren
and two step-great-grandchildren; one brother, Joe Rempe of Lincoln,
Neb.; and three sisters, Dorothy Bomberger of Gainesville, Fla.,
Sister Sharon Rempe of St. Louis, Mo., and Margaret Armstrong of
He was a member of Holy Family Catholic
Church, Knights of Columbus 1250, Lincoln Eagles Lodge 2708,
American Legion Post 263 and VFW 1756.
may be made to the donor's choice.
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Mable Ely Kisinger, 69, formerly of
Bedford, Ohio, died Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2003, at 4:06 a.m. at Krause
Retirement Home in Lincoln.
Her funeral will be at 10:30 a.m.
Friday at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home in Lincoln.
Visitation will be one hour before the service.
Burial will be in Zion Cemetery,
She had been an assembler for Alert
Stamping Factory in Bedford, Ohio, before retiring in 2000.
She was born May 14, 1933, in Lexington
to Raymond and Bertha Gandy Ely.
Surviving are one son, Michael Kisinger
of Stoneville, N.C.; two brothers, Kenneth (and Marlene) Ely of
Lincoln and Donald (and Judy) Ely of Cleveland, Tenn.; and one
sister, Alma (and Charles Robert) Dunham of Lincoln.
She was preceded in death by one
brother and two sisters.
She was a member of Broadwell Christian
may be made to the American Cancer Society.
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