William “Ray” Douglas, 91, of Humboldt, Nebraska was born on April 20, 1929, in Tecumseh, Nebraska to Leila Buchanan McCue and J. Homer McCue. Ray’s father died when he was 8 years old and later on his mother, Leila married Munson Douglas of Tecumseh and was adopted by Munson. Ray graduated from Tecumseh High School with the class of 1948. On January 3, 1949, Ray was united in marriage to Joan Louise Kerner at St. Andrew’s Catholic Church in Tecumseh. To this union three children—Bev, Cathy and Bill were born.
Warren L. Wills, the youngest of three children of William “Bill” and Wilma (Payne) Wills, was born March 16, 1962 in Omaha, Nebraska. He then grew up and attended grade school in Omaha and he graduated from Omaha Westside High School in 1980. Following high school, Warren attended a trade school where he was trained in operating heavy machinery and got his CDL.
Diana Lynn Penton, age 64 of Nebraska City died July 22, 2020 at her home. Diana was born July 23, 1955 in Brush, Colorado, the daughter of Harold Eugene and Leta Nadine (Brunker) Douglas. She married Donald Penton on June 12, 1976 in Denver, Colo. Diana formerly lived in Commerce City, Thornton and Denver, Colo., and Auburn, Nebraska before moving to Nebraska City seven years ago.
Marcialee Maxine Daffer, of Auburn, Nebraska, passed away Monday, July 20th at the age of 81.
Sandra Rose Sapp of Hickman passed away at the age of 63 on May 5, 2020 after a courageous cancer battle. Funeral Service and celebration of life will be held at St. James Catholic Church in Cortland on Friday, July 31st at 1 pm. Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home will direct services.