Olga Chao-Bennett, 58, Broadwater
September 6, 1963 - October 10, 2021

Olga Chao-Bennett, 58, Broadwater

Olga Chao-Bennett, age 58, of Broadwater, Nebraska passed away on Sunday, October 10, 2021. A memorial gathering for Olga will be held Sunday, October 24, 2021 from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM at Bridgeport Memorial Chapel, 718 Main Street, Bridgeport, Nebraska 69336. Those who wish to speak and share their…
Michael Murl Allen, 69, Oshkosh
March 13, 1952 - October 17, 2021

Michael Murl Allen, 69, Oshkosh

Michael Murl Allen, 69, of Oshkosh passed away early Sunday morning, October 17, 2021, at his home surrounded by his family. Memorial services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, October 23, 2021, at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church in Oshkosh with Pastor Scotty Ray officiating. Services will be streamed live…
Virginia Rae Lenhart, 91, Scottsbluff
June 21, 1930 - October 14, 2021

Virginia Rae Lenhart, 91, Scottsbluff

Virginia Rae Lenhart, 91, of Scottsbluff, passed away October 14, 2021 at the Western Nebraska Veterans Home in Scottsbluff.  Visitation will be from 4 pm to 6:30 pm on Sunday, October 17, 2021 with a Rosary at 6:30 PM at Dugan Kramer Funeral Chapel.  Mass of Christian Burial will be…
Matthew J. Swetland, 49, Gering
February 22, 1972 - October 10, 2021

Matthew J. Swetland, 49, Gering

Matthew J. Swetland, 49, of Gering, passed away peacefully Sunday, October 10, 2021 at Regional West Medical Center in Scottsbluff following a long illness and courageous battle. Services will be held at a later date in Gering, Nebraska as well as Buffalo and Portville, New York. Cremation has taken place…
Walter Edward Helser, 94
April 26, 1927 - October 12, 2021

Walter Edward Helser, 94

With great sadness, our father, Walter Edward Helser, 94, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, October 12, 2021 at Regional West Medical Center in Scottsbluff, NE. His funeral service will be held 10:00 am on Tuesday, October 19, 2021 at the Federated Church in Mitchell, NE with Reverend Dr. Charles H.…
Donald Harrison Fitts, 97, Scottsbluff
May 2, 1924 - October 8, 2021

Donald Harrison Fitts, 97, Scottsbluff

Donald Harrison Fitts, 97, of Scottsbluff, died Friday, October 8, 2021, at Heritage Estates in Gering, Nebraska. The memorial service will be at Salem Congregational Church, 1:00 p.m. Monday, October 25, 2021, with Pastor Dale Brown officiating and participation by various family members. For those attending, the family kindly asks…
Lydia Amelia Garvin, 91, Scottsbluff
March 24, 1930 - October 12, 2021

Lydia Amelia Garvin, 91, Scottsbluff

Lydia Amelia Garvin, 91, of Scottsbluff was united with her heavenly family Tuesday, October 12. 2021, at The Residency Care Center in Scottsbluff surrounded by her family following a short battle with cancer. Her memorial service will be held at a later date. Cards may be sent in care of…
Imogene Rose (Hart) Briggs
November 25, 1927 - October 13, 2021

Imogene Rose (Hart) Briggs

Imogene Rose (Hart) Briggs passed away peacefully into the arms of her Lord and Savior on October 13, 2021. A celebration of her life will take place at a later date. Cremation has taken place per her wishes. Online condolences may be made by viewing Imogene’s memorial page at www.bridgmanfuneralhome.com.…
Kenneth “Keith” Towne, Jr., 82
December 30, 1938 - October 9, 2021

Kenneth “Keith” Towne, Jr., 82

Kenneth "Keith" Towne Jr. OCTOBER 9, 2021 Kenneth "Keith" Towne Jr., 82, passed away on October 9th, 2021 at Brookside Rehabilitation and Wellness Center in Castle Rock, CO. After winning his battle with several different major illnesses for a decade and a half, his earthly body finally failed, and he…