Marilyn (Painter) Baker will be remembered for her friendly smile, for her willingness to serve and for sharing her talents with others. Her roots ran deep in Keya Paha County as both sets of grandparents, Bennett and Lucy Painter and James and Hannah Horton, were homesteaders in the early 1880s. Marilyn was also a true native of Springview. Except for the past three years and a year in school, she lived her whole life in Keya Paha County where she was born.
Nancy Ruth Van Bibber, 74, of Grand Island passed away on Thursday, January 7, 2021.
Celebration of life service for Frieda E. Ladely, 86, of Norfolk, formerly of Gordon, will be held at a later date in Gordon in April of 2021. Frieda passed away on Wednesday, January 6, 2021 at her residence in Norfolk . Stonacek Funeral Chapel in Norfolk is in charge of the arrangements.
Sharon Louise Dobesh Utoft was born January 25, 1938 to Felix and Nellie Baggley Dobesh. Sharon passed away on December 21, 2020 in Omaha, NE surrounded by her two loving children. She was the last remaining member of the Felix Dobesh family.
Funeral services for Alvin Bendig were held on Wednesday, January 13, 2021, at 1:30 p.m. at the Clausen Funeral Home in Burke, SD with Pastor Russ Grim officiating.