Marvin Marion Rhodus was born August 15, 1942 to Harold and Videl (Gammon) Rhodus in Omaha, Nebraska. After starting school in Blair Marvin’s family moved to Peru, Nebraska. He attended Indian Hill Elementary School in Peru and graduated from Peru Normal.
Evelyn Louise (Stoddard) Jensen, 84, Liberty, Missouri, was born on Sunnyslope Farm in Auburn, Nebraska, on December 30, 1936 to Hugh and Nainie Stoddard. The youngest of three siblings, Evey graduated from Brock High School in May of 1955 and enrolled in Nebraska Wesleyan University in Lincoln. She lived in the Delta Zeta house.
Terry Lee Jarvis, one of four children to Jim and Evelyn (Mitchell) Jarvis was born July 20, 1939 in Nemaha, Nebraska. Terry attended Nemaha School and graduated from Nemaha High School. While attending school, Terry stripped blue grass with his dad in the summers. Directly after high school he drove a rock truck.
Lammert Christopher DeJonge, 99, of Humboldt, Nebraska was born on April 15, 1922, in Ostfriesland, Germany to Eibo and Elise (Schmidt) DeJonge. As a young boy, Lammert’s family moved from Germany to a farm near Hildreth, Nebraska where he attended country school. In 1936, his family moved to rural Humboldt where Lammert worked for neighbors and other farmers.
Wesley (Wes) Carlton Medlin, 86, passed away at his home in Woodland, California on May 6, 2021. Wesley was born August 2, 1934, in Trowbridge, Calif., to Earl and Doris (Butler) Medlin. Wes’ mother passed away when Wes was eight months old. His maternal grandparents, Edith and Elbert Butler, cared for Wes until he was two years old. At that time Earl’s brother, Everette, and Doris’ sister, Louise, married and took him to raise as their son.