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66-year-old Catherine Jan Colgan Grabbe died November 18th. She is survived by former husband Paul Grabbe, and their children Andrew and Mary Anna, along with her grandchildren. Services for Jan Grabbe will be at Campbell Aman Thursday, November 30th at 2pm.

96-year-old Lila Iverson Christensen of Papillion, formerly of Blair, passed away November 22nd. She graduated from Herman High School in 1945. She is survived by her daughter, Susan Lauritsen and her grand and great grandchildren. Visitation is December 1st, 10am, the Memorial Service is at 11am, both at Trinity Church in Papillion.

76-year-old Carolyn Thompson Anderson of Blair died November 23rd. She is survived by her children Daniel Anderson, Tamra Bartosh, and Michael and their families. The funeral is Saturday, December 9th at 11am at Salem Evangelical Covenant Church in Oakland. Details at

73-year-old Devon Leesley of Missouri Valley passed away November 20th. Visitation is 11 am to 1pm this Wednesday, at Hennessey. More information can be found at 80 year old Frances Clements of Tekamah died November 25th. Funeral services are pending. That information, once available, will be found at pelanfuneralservices. Com

63-year-old David Shapland of Springfield, formerly of the Ponca Hills area, died November 21st. He is survived by his wife, Robin, his children Katina Archie and Matthew Shapland, his brothers Mark, Greg and Mike and other family members. A celebration of life will be at a later date. Details will be available online at

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