Gale Yoesel, age 85 of Stella, died Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2021 at Auburn. She was born Jan. 25, 1936 at Falls City, son of J. Jarrett and Opal (Houtz) Shineflew.
Kirk O. Kuwitzky was born on March 14, 1953 in Auburn, Nebraska to Bonnie and Joseph Kuwitzky He was the oldest of four boys. Kirk graduated from Auburn High School in Auburn in 1971. He attended The Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland and then finished his undergraduate and graduate degrees at University of Nebraska-Lincoln. He graduated with his Juris Doctor in 1978. He went on to have a long and tenured law career.
Helen Marie (Lantz) Follrichs, 70, of rural Auburn, Nebraska was born on March 27, 1951, in Omaha, Nebraska to Keith and Margaret Ann (Sullivan) Lantz. Helen attended school in Spalding, Nebraska where she graduated from Spalding Academy High School with the class of 1969. On April 20, 1985, Helen was united in marriage to David John Follrichs in Auburn, Nebraska. The couple made their home on a farm southwest of Auburn. Helen worked for 12 years for the Square D Company in Auburn.
Irma Fern Tibbles was born on September 3, 1930 and died on December 8, 2021 in Papillion, Nebraska at the age of 91. She was born to Loren and Opal (Davidson) Turner in Andrew County, Missouri. Fern married Floyd Tibbles on August 10, 1957. Fern and Floyd lived in Auburn, Nebraska for 53 years. In 2015, they moved to WEL Life Assisted Living in Papillion where they lived out their remaining days near their daughters.
Doris LaRae Bourn, 95, of Auburn passed away Friday, December 10, 2021 at Good Samaritan Society-Auburn. She was born on December 6, 1926, in Minden, Nebraska to Oscar William and Clare (Tombrink) Olson a couple of minutes after her twin sister Phyllis. Doris received her primary education from Progress School District West #12 near Overton and graduated from Overton High School in 1944. She explored higher education briefly before choosing marriage and a family.