30 Days of Obituaries
Wednesday, July 18, 2018
It says much about John "Jack" Goebel that when university leaders wanted to nudge a reluctant, aging Bob Devaney toward retirement as athletic director, they dispatched Goebel to negotiate with him.
Friday, July 13, 2018
She was a historian, a teacher, an author, a poet, a counselor and above all, a Sister of Mercy. For 56 years, Kathleen O’Brien remained faithful to her vows as a nun and carried out the Lord’s work.
Tuesday, July 10, 2018
Col. John Watters flew more than 25 death-defying missions over Europe as a B-17 bombardier and navigator during World War II. Through luck and pluck, he lived to tell about it.
Monday, July 09, 2018
Saturday, July 07, 2018
Mary Shirley Landen co-founded Security National Bank, supported more than 30 Omaha civic groups and raised five children to understand their duty to the communities where they live.
Friday, July 06, 2018
David Jacobson served as a serious community leader. And he led the growing Kutak Rock law firm with dignity. But he also won people over with warmth, humor and a sparkle in his eye.
Thursday, July 05, 2018
Wednesday, July 04, 2018
Chris Wiley, a North High guidance counselor and one of a few African-American male counselors in the area, died Monday, a day after celebrating his 65th birthday.
Monday, July 02, 2018
Thursday, June 28, 2018
Omahans Jennifer and Adam Penick, known for their involvement in the lives of their five children, died Monday in a head-on collision.