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            b.   18 Aug 1917 - Pretty Prairie, Kansas

            d.  1 Aug 2010 - Moundridge, Kansas

From Hutchinson (Kan) News - Tuesday, August 3, 2010

MOUNDRIDGE - Della Goering Krehbiel, 92, died Aug. 1, 2010, at  Moundridge.  Born Aug. 18, 1917, in Pretty Prairie to Peter P. and Lizzie (Graber) Goering.   On Jan. 13, 1935, she married ED KREHBIEL. Survivors include: two sons, Maynard (Marlene) Krehbiel, McPherson, and Ron (Nancy) Krehbiel, Burrton; grandchildren, Gail (Ardy) Graber, Doug (Jude) Krehbiel, Wes (Sheryl) Krehbiel, Annette Krehbiel, Jenny (Robert) Schrag, Clinton (Shelly) Krehbiel, Jamie (Russ) Kaufmann, Damon (Karen) Krehbiel, Kelly (Mike) Hayes and Kori (Dennis) Parlett; 17 great-grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews and friends.  Preceded in death by her husband, Ed, in 2004, her son Robert in 1999, brothers David, Will, Tobe, Victor, Harry and Bennie; and sisters Martha Krehbiel, Bess Strausz and Viola Voran.



GOERING, Donald D.

            b.  13 Feb 1931 - McPherson, Kansas

            d.  18 Aug 2010 - Moundridge, Kansas

From Hutchinson (Kan) News - Thursday, August 19, 2010

MOUNDRIDGE - Dr. Donald D. Goering, 79, died August 18, 2010, at Moundridge, Kansas.   Born Feb. 13, 1931, in McPherson, Kansas to Jonathan J. and Katherina Zerger Goering. He was a family physician serving the communities of Tribune, Salina and Coldwater. On December 28, 1955, he married LOUA MAE RIGG. She died July 18, 1975. He married MSRY CROSS on July 30, 1994. She survives. Other survivors include; daughter, Donna Goering, Chicago, and Debbie (Chris) Turner. Lawrence; stepson Jonathan Cross (Sarah Sutherland) Saskatchewan, Canada; brothers, Harvey Goering, Gainesville, Florida, Emil Goering, Topeka, Marlo Goering, Wichita, and Clyde (Felice) Goering, Moundridge; sister Marjorie (Marvin) Stucky, Moundridge; three grandchildren.



GOERING, Dorothea E. (Regier)

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            b.  23 May 1919 - Moundridge, Kansas

            d.  21 Jul 2010 - Moundridge, Kansas

From Hutchinson (Kan) News - Thursday, July 22, 2010

MOUNDRIDGE - Helen V. Goering, 91, died July 21, 2010, at the Memorial Home. She was born May 23, 1919, at Moundridge, to Rev. Christian J. and Anna Graber Goering.  Married ORLIN W. GOERING. He died April 23, 2005.

Survivors include: daughters, Kathy (Randy) Goering, and Virginia (Wayne) Niehage, all of Moundridge, and Janet (Byron) Ediger, Newton; seven grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.



GOERING, Kenneth W.

            b.  9 Mar 1930

            d.  3 Jul 2010

From Hutchinson (Kan) News - Monday, July 5, 2010

MOUNDRIDGE - Kenneth W. "Ken" Goering, 80, died July 3, 2010. Born March 9, 1930, to Philip J. and Martha C. Goering.    Married DOROTHY KREHBIEL in 1949. She died in 2005.  Survivors: sons, Alan, Barton, Timothy; four grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; siblings, William, Norma Moeller.



GOERING, Kenneth W.

            b. 9 Mar 1930 - McPherson, Kansas

            d.  3 Jul 2010 - Moundridge, Kansas

From Salina Journal - Monday, July 5, 2010

MOUNDRIDGE -- Kenneth W. "Ken" Goering, 80, of Moundridge, died Saturday, July 3, 2010.   Born March 9, 1930, in McPherson, the son of Philip and Martha (Kaufman) Goering. Preceded in death by: wife, Dorothy, in 2005; and four sisters. Survivors: three sons, Alan, Barton and Timothy; three grandsons; one granddaughter; four great-grandchildren; one brother; one sister; and one brother-in-law.




            b.  11 Apr 1936 - Moundridge, Kansas

            d.  10 Nov 2010  - Ayden, North Carolina

From Newton Kansan - Wednesday, November 17, 2010 

Larry G. Goering, Ayden, N. C., passed away on Nov. 10, 2010.  Born on April 11, 1936, in Moundridge.

Survived by his wife of 45 years, Hildred, and one son, Lawrence, Rocky Mount, N.C.; brothers, John and Orletta, Gresham, Ore., Leonard and Delores, Newton, and James and Ida, Dayton, Va.; his twin Harry and Rosie, Menifee, Calif.; and two sisters, Martha Sundgren, North Newton and Jessie and Anton Epp, Goessel; brother-in-law Walter Regier, Moundridge; and sisters-in law, Dorthea Goering, Hesston, and Rosella and Ray Brandt, North Newton. Preceded in death by his parents, John B. and Jessie Schrag Goering; seven brothers and two sisters: Walter, Alvin, Bill, Dan, Herb, Art, Ralph, Elva and Frieda Regier.


GOERING, Melvern A.

            b.  12 Jan 1939 - Montezuma, Kansas

            d.  26 Apr 2010

From Hutchinson (Kan) News - Tuesday, April 27, 2010

GALVA - Melvern A. "Mel" Goering, 80, was born in rural Montezuma, Kansas, on January 12, 1930, and passed away on April 26, 2010. Married ERMA BULLER in 1954. They spent 55 wonderful years together.

Survived by his wife, Erma, of the home in rural Galva, Kansas; by his son, Dick J. Goering, his wife Hope and their children, Melanie and Joe, of Cedar Falls, Iowa; by his son, Jim H. Goering, his wife Ruthie and their sons John and Jeremy of Valley Center, Kansas; by his son-in-law, Bryan Otte (who was married to Mel and Erma's daughter, Cindy Lou Otte, who passed away in October 2009) and their daughter Emily of Valley Center, Kansas; by his brothers, Virgil Goering of Galva, Kansas, Marvin Goering of McPherson, Kansas, and Kenneth Goering of Galva, Kansas; by extended family and many friends.  Preceded in death by his daughter, Cindy Lou Otte; by his parents, Joe J.F. and Emma Schrag Goering; his brothers, Merlin and Duane Goering; his sister, Margaret Schrag; and his brother-in-law, Walter Schrag.



GOERING, Vera Lynn (Schrag)

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GOERTZ, Bertha Adina

            b.  4 Apr 1012 - Walton, Kansas

            d.  11 Aug 2010 - Goessel, Kansas

From Newton Kansan - Friday, August 13, 2010

GOESSEL — Bertha Adina Goertz Schroeder, 98,  died Wednesday (Aug. 11, 2010)  in Goessel.   Born on April 4, 1912, to Henry F. Goertz and Martha Schmidt Goertz on a farm near Walton. On Sept. 30, 1936, she married HERBERT SCHROEDER. He preceded her in death in 1994.   Preceded in death by a son, Herb Schroeder Jr.; and a daughter, Judy Schroeder Tomlonson. Surviving her are a daughter, Mary and Jarrell Jones of Newton; daughter-in-law, Elaine Schroeder of Goessel; four grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.



GOERTZEN, Alyce Elaine

            b.  29 Mar 1933 - Hutchinson, Kansas

            d.  9 Sep 2010 - Hutchinson, Kansas

From Hutchinson (Kan) News - Friday, September 10, 2010

Alyce Elaine Lutes, 77, died Sept. 9, 2010, at  Hutchinson.   Born March 29, 1933, in Hutchinson, the daughter of Peter and Agatha Esau Goertzen.   Survivors include: daughter, Lynda Wright and husband Jim of Columbia, Mo.; three grandchildren, Garrett, Hope and Lindsey Wright; and a sister, Jo Wilems and husband Vic of Hutchinson. Preceded in death by two sisters, Mary Weins and Pauline Friesen-Raines. 



GOERTZEN, Darlene Lucille (Schemm)

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GOERZEN, Milton H.

            b.  13 Nov 1924

            d.  4 Nov 2010

From Hutchinson (Kan) News - Saturday, November 6, 2010

GOESSEL - Milton H. Goerzen, 85, died Nov. 4, 2010.  Born Nov. 13, 1924, to Jake J. and Sarah Schroeder Goerzen.  On Sept. 4, 1946, he married ALICE REIMER. She survives. Other survivors include: sons, Larry and Mike; daughters, Jennifer Flaming and Shelley Buller; 10 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; a sister, Alice Funk, and a brother, Willis Goerzen.  



GOETZ, Albertine C.

            b.  abt 1922                 

            d.  30 Apr 2010 - Hays, Kansas

From Hays Daily News - Sunday, May 2, 2010

Albertine C. Goetz, 88, Hays, died Friday, April 30, 2010, at Hays Good Samaritan Center.  Services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, Hays; burial in St. Francis Cemetery, Munjor. 



GOETZ, Bruce Allen

            b.  15 Apr 1951 - Peoria, Illinois

            d.  26 May 2010 - Wauwatosa

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Bruce Allen Goetz, 59,  husband of Beth Ann, died on Wednesday, May 26, 2010 at Froedtert Memorial Lutheran  Hospital in Wauwatosa.   Born April 15, 1951 in Peoria, Illinois to Alfred A. and  Frieda P. (Kessler) Goetz.   Married BETH ANN BRETHOUWER.  In addition to his wife, Beth Ann, he is survived by his son, Trevor  (Stephanie) Goetz of Sheboygan; two daughters, Amanda (John) Thielmann  of Madison and Jamie (Andrew) Williams of DePere; one grandson, Mark Andrew Williams; his parents, Alfred and Frieda Goetz; one sister, Cynthia (Roger) Hoitink; one brother, Jeffrey (Kim) Goetz all of Sheboygan; his six grand-puppies and his dog, Hazel; and other relatives  and friends.  Preceded in death by his maternal and paternal grandparents and  his infant sister, Heidi.



GOETZ, Donna Rae (Dinkel)

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GOETZ, Elmer C.

            b.  2 Apr 1924 - Munjor, Kansas

            d.  23 Jul  2010 - Hays, Kansas

From Hays Daily News - Sunday, July 25, 2010

Elmer C. Goetz, 86, Hays, died Friday, July 23, 2010.    Born April 2, 1924, in Munjor to Paul and Christine (Bittel) Goetz.   Married LENORE WATTS on Nov. 6, 1948.   Survivors include his wife, of the home; and a daughter, Cathy Goetz, Hays.  Preceded in death by a son, John, in January; a brother, Herbert Goetz; and three sisters, Marietta Riedel, Lucille Gelpi and Estelle Schroller. 



GOETZ, John M.

            b.  2 Jun 1955 - Atchison, Kansas

            d.  4 Jan 2010 - Hays, Kansas

From Hays Daily News - Tuesday, January 5, 2010

John M. Goetz, 54, Hays, formerly of Hemet, Calif., died Monday, Jan. 4, 2010.    Born June 2, 1955, in Atchison to Elmer C. and Lenore (Watts) Goetz of Hays.   Survivors include his parents, Hays; and a sister, Cathy L. Goetz, Hays.



GOETZ, Winfred D.

            b.  27 Feb 1921

            d.  12 May 2010

From Hutchinson (Kan) News - Thursday, May 13, 2010

WALKER - Winfred D. Goetz, 89, died May 12, 2010. Born Feb. 27, 1921, to Adam and Barbara Goetz. Married CATHERINE "AGGIE" STAAB on Nov. 18, 1953. She died Nov. 28, 2008.    Survivors: sons, Galen, Keith, Brian; brother, Marvin; and three grandchildren.




            b.   20  Sep 1938

            d.  21 Sep 2010

From Hutchinson (Kan) News - Friday, September 24, 2010

Mary Sue Hiebert died Sept. 21, 2010.   Born Sept. 20, 1938, to Bill and Ruth Goodale.   Married RICHARD L. HIEBERT. Survivors include: husband, Richard L. Hiebert; son, Robert Hiebert and wife Denise; grandsons, Christopher and wife Bernadette, and Michael Hiebert; brother, Bill Goodale, Woodward, Okla.; sister, Marsha Goodale, Garden City, Kan.; and great-great granddaughter, Ashlyee Hiebert. 




            b.  2 Jun 1924 - Manitoba, Canada

            d.  11 Aug 2010 - Canada, Kansas

From Hutchinson (Kan) News - Monday, August 16, 2010

MOUNDRIDGE - Irvy W. Goossen, 86, died Aug. 11, 2010, in Canada while visiting family.   Born June 2, 1924, in Manitoba, Canada, to Jacob and Marie Wiebe Goossen.   Married IMOGENE E. UNRUH on June 16, 1946. She died July 28, 2009.   Survivors include: son, Mervin Goossen, McPherson; daughter, Alta (Ken) Penner, Saskatchewan, Canada; brothers, Victor, Elmer and Percy Goossen; and sisters, Bertha Giesbrecht, Luana Penner, Ella Penner and Anne Dueck, all of Manitoba, Canada; six grandchildren.



GOOSSEN, Myrle Neva

            b.  2 Apr 1922

            d.  14 Feb 2010

From Hutchinson (Kan) News - Tuesday, February 16, 2010

NEWTON - Myrle Neva Goossen Buller, 87, died Feb. 14, 2010.   Born April 2, 1922, to Frank J. and Agnes Goertz Goossen.    Married MARVIN H. BULLER. He survives. Other survivors include: a brother, Ray Goossen, children; George and Janice Arnold, Lawrence and Amy Buller and Leroy and Ruby; eight grandchildren; seven great-grand-children.  



GOSS, Lydia Elizabeth

            b.  21 Mar 1920 - Minatare, Nebraska

            d.  22 Jan 2010

From  The Star-Herald, Scottsbluff, NE  -  January 25 to January 27, 2010

Lydia Elizabeth Simmons, 89, of Gering, died Friday, Jan. 22, 2010, at Northfield Villa Medical Center.  Lydia was born March 21, 1920 in Minatare to George and Elizabeth (Roth) Goss. Her birth mother died a few days later. Her father married MILLIE MILLER who was a devoted mother to Lydia and brother Rinard.   Married HAROLD SIMMONS. Survivors include her son, George (Sharen) Simmons; daughters, Kathryn (Bruce) Bray and Margaret Simmons; grandchildren, Lori, Matthew, Corey and Kristin Simmons, Misti Schmid and Michelle Lemmons; great-grandchildren; and a number of extended grandchildren and great-grandchildren; sisters, Louise (Elmer) Kniss, Elsie Dugan, sisters-in-law, Frieda Goss and Betty Krause and a number of nieces and nephews.   Her husband Harold Sr.; parents; daughter, Virginia Niver; son, Harold Jr.; and brothers, Rinard and Victor Goss preceded her in death.


GOTTA, Marian Courtney (Kisner)

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GRABER, Frieda

            b.  5 Dec 1908 - Pretty Prairie, Kansas

            d.  15 Oct 2010 - Kingman, Kansas

From Hutchinson (Kan) News - Sunday, October 17, 2010

KINGMAN - Frieda Graber Schrag, 101, died Oct. 15, 2010, at  Kingman.   Born Dec. 5, 1908, in Pretty Prairie, the daughter of Jacob B. and Elizabeth Goering.  On Dec. 11, 1932, she married MARVIN D. SCHRAG . He died March 15, 1980. Survivors include: two sons and their wives, Don and Patti and Terry and Debbie; a daughter, Joan Becker and husband Eldon Becker; a brother, John Graber; nine grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandchild.   Preceded in death by a brother, Albert B. Graber; sisters, Ann and Ella Graber and Martha Krehbiel and a grandson, Barry Becker.  



GRABER, Kenneth C.

            b.  25 Nov 1942 - Pretty Prairie, Kansas

            d.  27 Sep 2010 - Hutchinson, Kansas

From Hutchinson (Kan) News - Wednesday, September 29, 2010

PRETTY PRAIRIE - Kenneth C "Ken" Graber, 67, died Monday, Sept. 27 (2010) in Hutchinson.  Born Nov. 25, 1942 at Pretty Prairie, the son of Jake C. and Opal Krehbiel Graber.   Married JUDY PREHEIM on July 20, 1962. She survives. Other survivors include a son, Jack Graber and his wife Gwen, Pretty Prairie; daughters, Antoinette Root, Hutchinson, and Cynthia Erhstein and husband Michael, Andover; a brother, Duane Graber, Kansas City, Mo.; and six grandchildren, Grant, Danielle, Scott, Joel, Blaze, and Elizabeth. Preceded in death by his parents



GRABER, Lila Fern

            b.  17 Dec 1935 - Pretty Prairie, Kansas

            d.  8 Jul 2010

From Hutchinson (Kan) News - Sunday, July 11, 2010

CANTON - Lila Fern Graber, 74, died July 8, 2010.   Born Dec. 17, 1935, in Pretty Prairie, the daughter of Bernard and Bessie Stucky Graber.  Survivors include: a sister, Pearl Torres; a niece, Sandra Funk; a nephew, Juan Carlos Torres; two great nephews, Brendan Funk and Giancarlo Torres; and many other cousins.



GRABER, Mabel M.

            b.  15 Dec 1921 - Harvey County, Kansas

            d.  26 Jul 2010- Pretty Prairie, Kansas

From Hutchinson (Kan) News - Tuesday, July 27, 2010

PRETTY PRAIRIE - Mabel M. Krehbiel, 88, died July 26, 2010,  Pretty Prairie.   Born Dec. 15, 1921, in Harvey County, Kansas, the daughter of Ben and Adina Graber.   On Oct. 22, 1944, she married LEVI KREHBIEL.  Other survivors include: a brother, Raymond Graber, Hutchinson, and two sisters, Hermie Keller, Pretty Pairie, and Opal  Krehbiel,  Hutchinson.  Preceded in death by her son Robert and daughter Angela Jackson in 2009.



GRAFF, Edwin

            b.  16 Jan 1924 - Ness City, Kansas

            d.  19 Aug  2010 - Victoria, Kansas

From Hutchinson (Kan) News - Saturday, August 21, 2010

GREAT BEND - Edwin "Eddie" Graf, 86, died Aug. 19, 2010, at Victoria.   Born Jan. 16, 1924, in Ness City, the 11th of 12 children, to Joseph and Rosa (Pfannenstiel) Graf.  He had eight brothers and three sisters and was the last surviving sibling.   Married ARMELLA"MILLIE" STEGMAN.  She died Oct. 8, 1980.   On Nov. 19, 1994, Eddie married JEWELL WOOD.   Preceded in death by his parents; his siblings; his wife, Millie; and a daughter, Norma Bogart, who died Feb. 10, 2010.   Survivors include: his wife, Larned; a daughter, Janice Burkhead and husband Lee, Kansas City, Mo.; four sons, Jim Graf and wife Kathy (Klepper), Hutchinson; Mike Graf and wife Robbie (Weatherbee), Hays; Tom Graf and wife Shyrlene (Donavan), Fort Collins, Colo.; and David Graf, Overland Park; son-in-law, Steve Bogart, Lansing; nine grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.



GRAFF, Edwin

            b.  16 Jan 1924 - Ness City, Kansas

            d.  19 Aug 2010 - Victoria, Kansas

From Hays Daily News - Tuesday, August 24. 2010

Edwin "Eddie" Graf, 86, died August 19, 2010,  Victoria, Kansas.   Born January 16, 1924, at Ness City, Kansas, the 11th of 12 children, to Joseph and Rosa (Pfannenstiel) Graf. He had eight brothers and three sisters and was the last surviving sibling.   On August 27, 1946, he married ARMELL "MILLIE" STEGMAN. They had six children and lived most of their married life in Great Bend, Kansas. She died October 8, 1980.  On November 19, 1994, Eddie married JEWELL WOOD.  preceded in death by his parents; his siblings; his wife, Millie; and one daughter, Norma Bogart, who died February 10, 2010. Survivors include his wife, Larned, Kansas; one daughter, Janice Burkhead and husband Lee, Kansas City, Mo.; four sons: Jim Graf and wife Kathy (Klepper), Hutchinson, Kan.; Mike Graf and wife Robbie (Weatherbee), Hays, Kan.; Tom Graf and wife Shyrlene (Donavan), Fort Collins, Colo.; and David Graf, Overland Park, Kan.; son-in-law, Steve Bogart, Lansing, Kan.; nine grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. 



GRAF, Irene (Pfannenstiel)

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GRAF, Norma J.

            b.  30 Jun 1948 - Ransom, Kansas

            d.  10 Feb 2010 - Lansing, Kansas

From Hays Daily News - Friday, February 12, 2010

Norma J. Bogart, 61, of Lansing, died Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2010.   Born June 30, 1948, in Ransom, Kan., the daughter of Edwin and Armella (Stegman) Graf.   Norma lived on her grandparents' farm until she was three.   Married STEVEN BOGART .  Became a Navy wife first stationed in New London, Conn., then Holy Loch, Scotland.  Survived by her husband, Steven Bogart of the home; her three sons, Kevin A. (Kimberly) Bogart of DeSoto, Kan., Sean M. (Jennifer) Bogart of Richardson, Texas and Aaron M. (Amy) Bogart of Kirksville, Mo.; her grandchildren, Tristen, Tanner, Riley, Calvin, Taylor, and Stella Bogart; her father, Edwin (Jewell) Graf; her siblings, Janice (Lee) Burkhead, Jim (Kathy) Graf, Mike (Robbie) Graf, Tom (Shyrlene) Graf and David Graf; and several nieces and nephews.   Preceded in death by her mother. 



GRANZOW, Harry A., Jr.

            b. 8 Aug 1935

            d.  20 Oct 2010 - Herington, Kansas

From Salina Journal - October 2010

HERINGTON -- Harry A. Granzow Jr., 75,  died Oct. 20, 2010, in Herington.  Born Aug. 8, 1935.   Survived by his wife, Jill, of the home; a daughter, Cindy Bontrager; two sons, Cary and Craig; a sister, Barbara Echols; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.



GRANZOW, Harry A., Jr.

            b.  8 Aug 1935 - Herington, Kansas

            d.  20 Oct 2010 - Herington, Kansas

From Abilene Reflector-Chronicle -November 5, 2010

HERINGTON – Harry A. Granzow Jr., 75, died Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2010, at his home in Herington.  Born Aug. 8, 1935, in Herington, the son of Harry A. Sr. “Little Harry” and LUCILLE (HILL) GRANZOW.   Married JILL WEBB on Aug. 14, 1955. Survivors include his wife, Jill; daughter, Cindy Bontrager of Whiting; two sons, Cary Granzow and Craig Granzow, both of Herington; a sister, Barbara Echols of Conifer, Colo.; six grandchildren and three great-grand-children.



GRAUMANN, Ruby L. (Funk)

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GRAY, Lavina B. Homewood (Bender)

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GREEN, Florine Virginia

            b.  24 Sep 1931 - Scottsbluff, Nebraska

            d.  14 Feb 2010 - Scottsbluff, Nebraska

From The Star-Herald, Scottsbluff, NE  - February 17 to February 19, 2010

Florine Virginia Starkell, 78, of Scottsbluff, died Sunday, Feb. 14, 2010.    Born Sept. 24, 1931, at Scottsbluff to Conrad H. and Marie (Fegler) Green.   Married LeROY STARKELL April 26, 1953.  Survivors include her daughters and sons-in-law, Brenda and Danny Staman of Scottsbluff, Terryl and Charles Pratt of Rapid City, S.D., and Roxanne and Steve Harrison of Gillette, Wyo.; granddaughter, Jessica Harrison of Rapid City, S.D.; step-grandsons, Mark Staman of Scottsbluff, Corey Staman of Chandler, Ariz., Robert Pratt of Hixson, Tenn., and Mark Pratt of North Platte; brother, Gary L. Green of Torrington, Wyo., and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and special friends.   Preceding her in death were her parents, grandson Cody Harrison, brother Harvey Green, and husband, LeRoy Starkell.




            b.  23 Apr 1937

            d.  10 My 2010 - Scottsbluff, Nebraska

From The Star-Herald, Scottsbluff, NE  -  May 12 to May 14, 2010
TORRINGTON, Wyo. - Melvin Lee Green, 73, passed away in Scottsbluff on Monday May 10, 2010,.  Born to James and Elizabeth (Williamson) Green on April 23, 1937.   Married KAREN SMITH on January 30, 1959.   Survivors include daughters, Shelia (Ed) Hawley of Torrington, Vikki (Dale) Carpenter of Wright, Wyo., and Rhonda (Edwin) Hewett of Scottsbluff; grandchildren, Daniel Green, Sarah, Jennifer, and Sean Hawley, and Kayleigh and Thomas Hewett; great-granddaughters, Anastasia and Addelaide; brother, Johnny Green of Galeton, Colo.; sisters, Yvonne Hopp of Torrington and Linda Harshberger of Glenwood Springs, Colo., thirty-two nieces and nephews and one special niece Joyce Eshom.   Preceding him in death were his parents, wife Karin Green, a brother, two sisters, and nephew Bud Eshom.



GREEN, Patty Ann

            b.  9 Aug 1953 - Scottsbluff, Nebraska

            d. 18 Jul 2010

From The Star-Herald, Scottsbluff, NE  - August 30 to September 1, 2010

Patty Ann (Green) Wendt, 56, died July 18, 2010 at her home.  Born Aug. 9, 1953, in Scottsbluff to Earl and Pauline (Kramer) Green. Married DONN MATTOCK in 1974 and to this union two children were born, Seth and Sarah. Patty later married RICHARD WENDT.  Survivors include her son, Seth Mattock and his children Jeremy and Nathan all of Denver and daughter Sarah (Sean) Dunn and their children Juliana, Christian and Theanna of Oakdale; brothers, Delbert (Arlene) Green of Gering and Calvin (Barbara) Green of Glendale, Ariz.; sisters, Lorraine Neifert of Weiser, Idaho and Melba McNaught of Ontario, Ore.; sister-in-law, Linda Green of Terrytown and special friend JR Rohde of Brule; and numerous nephews and nieces as well as her church family and friends.   Preceding her in death were her parents, brothers Garland and Stephen Green; Royal Morehouse, sister Carol Schuck and nephew Scott Green.

GREEN, Richard George

            b.  11 Apr 1929 - Lincoln, Nebraska

            d.  20 Jul 2010 - Scottsbluff, Nebraska
From  The Star-Herald, Scottsbluff, NE  -  July 23 to July 25, 2010
TORRINGTON, Wyo. - Richard George Green, 81, died Tuesday, July 20, 2010.  Born in April 11, 1929 in Lincoln to John and Christina (Kolb) Green. He was fourth in a sibling strip of five.  Married VIRGINIA ANN MINNIG.   Richard leaves a wife of sixty-one years, Virginia of Torrington; daughters, Kathleen Gardner of Garland, Texas and Jeannine Hill of Omaha; brother, Ralph J. Green of Lincoln; sisters, Verna (Dean) Lahm of Basset, Neb. and Delores Cogbill of Tampa, Fla.; sisters-in-law, Beulah McKenney of Aurora and Connie Burger of Glendale, Ariz.; four nephews; and nine nieces.   Preceding him in death were his parents, John and Christina Green; brother, Edward Green; grandparents, Martin and Elizabeth Green and Peter and Mary Kolb; sisters-in-law, Edith Green and Iola Minnig; brothers-in-law, Gordon Minnig, James Cogbill, Francis McKenney and Edward Yakel; and nephews, Paul Minnig and Randal Cogbill.




            b.  25 Jun 1922 - Shawnee, Wyoming

            d.  19 Dec 2009 - Gering, Nebraskas

From The Star-Herald,Scottsbluff, NE -  December 22 to December 24, 2009

Ida (Grommet) Cassel Reizenstein, 87, died Saturday, Dec. 19, 2009,  in Gering.   Born June 25, 1922, in Shawnee, Wyo. to Henry J. and Julia (Nagelschneider) Grommet.    Married FORD N. CASSEL in 1939. They were later divorced. She later married ADAM REIZENSTEIN.   Survivors include her son, Roy and his wife MaDonna Cassel of Kearney; daughters, Judy and her husband Bob Allbaugh of Gering, Sandra and her husband Trent Riley of Georgetown, Texas, Diane Siegfried of Gering and Sharon and her husband Gaylen Fix of Mitchell; step daughter, Bonnie and her husband Don Stites of Harrah, Okla. Also surviving her are 16 grandchildren, a step grandchild, 34 great-grandchildren, two step great-grandchildren and 5 great-great grandchildren.   Her parents; her husband, Adam; her son, Roger Stafford; granddaughter, Tawni Rose Riley; brothers, Fred, Oliver (Tiny), and Edward Grommet and sisters, Blanche Stafford and Alice Grommet preceded Ida in death.



GROSKOPF, Phyllis Ann

            b.  13 Aug 1939 - Scottsbluff, Nebraska

            d.  29 Apr 2010 - Brighton, Colorado

From  The Star-Herald, Scottsbluff, NE -   May 4 to May 6, 2010

BRIGHTON, Colo. - Phyllis Ann Bigsby, 70, passed away Thursday, April 29, 2010.  Born Aug. 13, 1939, to Raymond and Martha Groskopf of Scottsbluff.  Survivors include her sister, Sandy Rahmig; sons and daughters, Deborah Sterling, Richard Bigsby, Kelly Auker, Robert Bigsby, and Quintin Bigsby; eleven grandchildren, and nine great-grandchildren.  Preceding her in death was her husband DEAN BIGSBY.



            b.  7 Mar 1921 - Bayard, Nebraska

            d.   18 Nov 2010 - Gering, Nebraska

From  The Star-Herald, Scottsbluff, NE  - November 21 to November 23, 2010

William Groskopf, 89, of Gering, passed away November 18, 2010.  Born March 7, 1921, in Bayard to George and Marie Katherine (Uhrich) Groskopf.   Married KATHRYN (HENKEL) G ROSKOPF March 7, 1948,.  Survived by his wife Kathryn of Gering; sons William Max (Diane) Groskopf of Littleton, Colo. and Richard John (Cindy) Groskopf of Gering. He is also survived by grandchildren Suzanne (Erik) Williamson; Christopher Groskopf; Leann (Mike) Chalupa; Jim Groskopf; Julie (Bryan) Hazzard and Jordan Groskopf; and great-grandchildren Rory and Josh Hazzard and Kaitlyn Williamson.   His parents, four brothers and three sisters preceded him in death.



GROSS, Delores Froelich (Rupp)

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GROSS, Shirley (Dreiling)

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GROSZ, Leontine Anna

            b. 27 Sep 1912 - Hosmer, South Dakota

            d.  22 Jan 2007

From Ballhorn Chapels Obituaries

Leontine Anna “Peggy” Chrispens, 94,  passed away Monday morning, January 22, 2007.  Born September 27th 1912, in Hosmer, South Dakota to Gottlieb and Susanna (Weisz) Grosz.   On June 6, 1936 Peggy and ALEXANDER CHRISPENS were united in marriage.  Alex preceded her in death on September 23, 1997.   Survived by two sisters, Milda Russell and Hildegard (Lyle) Griffith, both of Manson, WA; one brother, Gordon (Anita) Grosz of Fond du Lac; sisters-in-law, Char Gross of Plymouth, and Ann Gross of Fond du Lac; and many nieces and nephews.  In addition to her husband, Alex, she was preceded in death by six sisters, Philipina, Della, Gerda, Ella, Irma, and Meta; and four brothers, Eugene, Alfred, Richard, and Edwin. 



GROVES, Ellen R. (Stucky)

See Ellen R. Stucky


GUHR, Marie J. (Bartel)

See Marie J. Bartel


GUSE, Iona (Pierce)

See Iona Pierce