Michael Roy McConnell was born January 12, 1950 in Auburn, Nebraska to Roy and Esther (Conn) McConnell. He was one of three children.
Earl Herman Biere, son of Frank and Ella (Schroeder) Biere, was born April 1, 1934. Earl passed away at Good Samaritan Center in Auburn, Nebraska, on April 4, 2020 at the age of 86 years old.
Gerald (Jerry) Edwin John Oestmann, the only son of Martin and Magdalena (Volkmann) Oestmann was born on August 19, 1932. He enjoyed the attention of his four sisters: Irma, Eleanor, Diana and Linda. He was baptized on September 4, 1932 at Martin Luther Church of Johnson, Nebraska. Jerry was confirmed June 9, 1946 at Hickory Grove (St. Paul Lutheran Church). Jerry’s education began with Kindergarten, in Auburn, Nebraska. He attended Dewey Country School and graduated from Johnson High School with the class of 1951.
William Dennis Vore, one of five children of William E. and Virginia A. (Ferns) Vore, was born April 8, 1950 in Maryville, Missouri. Dennis, as he was known, attended school in his hometown of Hopkins, Missouri.
Harold Lee Anderson, son of LeRoy and Opal (Wilt) Anderson, was born March 11, 1939 in Omaha, Nebraska. He attended school in Omaha and graduated from Benson High School in 1957.