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North Bend Eagle Obituaries

Below are listed obituaries published in the North Bend Eagle for people who died in 2017. Dates listed with the names are the dates of death. Click on each name to read the full obituary.

Beverly (Scott) Wunderlich, North Kansas City, March 8, age 70
Beverly Jean (Scott) Wunderlich died March 8 in North Kansas City, Mo. She was born in North Bend on August 24, 1948, and was a 1966 graduate of North Bend High School.
Beverly has lived in the greater Kansas City area for many years. She will be remembered for her joyful, lively, kind spirit and her unconditional love for family.
She is survived by three children, Walt Wunderlich Jr., MaryBeth (Roman) Madrigal, and Jill (Scott Johnson) Wunderlich; four beloved grandsons, Jacob, Benjamin Wade, Patrick and Ben Scott; great-granddaughter Mia; sisters Ann Soukup, Alice (Jim) Colgan and Beth Scott, brother Shawn (Mary Kay) Scott and nieces and nephews. Beverly is preceded in death by her parents, Gail and Delores Scott, and her brother Wilson.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to the Alzheimer’s Association, the Parkinson’s Foundation or the organization of the donor’s choice.
Published March 13, 2019
Gloria (Krula) Odenreider, Schuyler, Feb. 24, age 95
Gloria Odenreider
Gloria Odenreider of Schuyler died Feb. 24 at Pathfinder Assisted Living in Fremont.
Her funeral was Feb. 28 at St. Charles Catholic Church, North Bend, with the Rev. Keith Rezac officiating. Committal was in the Schuyler Cemetery. Memorials in care of the family for future designation.
Gloria Odenreider was born Aug. 9, 1923, in Sumner, to Kazimir and Anna (Johnson) Krula. She graduated from Schuyler High School in 1940 and taught in many area schools, including Clarkson and Snyder, while taking night classes until she earned a master’s degree from Wayne State Teachers’ College.
On May 21, 1946, Gloria married Norbert Odenreider at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Schuyler. They lived in Leigh and Scribner, settling and farming in the Dodge area. Gloria moved to Schuyler in 1990 following Norbert’s death, and eventually moved to a farm north of Rogers.
Gloria was a member of St. Charles Catholic Church of North Bend, the VFW Auxiliary, Garden Club and St. Anne’s Altar Society.
She is survived by daughter, Louana (Edward) Neesen of Rogers; son Eugene Odenreider of Tempe, Ariz.; sister Adoline Telecky of David City; five grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Norbert in 1983, an infant grandchild, sister and brother-in-law, Mary and Chris Bell, and brother-in-law, Riley Telecky.
Kracl Funeral Chapel of Schuyler was in charge of arrangements.
Catherine (Vyhlidal) Zuber, Pingree Grove, Ill., Jan. 8 , age 68
Catherine M. Zuber of Pingree Grove, Ill., died Jan. 8, 2019, at Advocate Sherman Hospital in Elgin, Ill. Catherine was born Nov. 15, 1950, in Fremont, to Frank and Agnes (Vavak) Vyhlidal.
She lived in the Morse Bluff, area and graduated from North Bend High School in 1968. Catherine attended business school in Omaha. She moved to Illinois where she was employed by United Airlines until she retired.
Catherine married Richard Zuber on July 11, 1970, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church at Cedar Hill.
She was an accomplished needle worker, in quilting, needle point, knitting and crochet. Catherine helped with Quilts of Valor and was very generous with her time and talents.
She was a member of St. Thomas More Catholic Church in Elgin, Ill.
A memorial service was held Jan. 15 at Laird Funeral Home in Elgin. The Rev. Rosinski presided.
She is survived by daughter Debra Zuber of Ill.; sister, Vicki (Gaylen) Swartz of Malmo; special friends Joanna and Ron Garand of Tennessee; two nieces; one nephew and many friends.
A memorial Mass will be 10:30 a.m., Saturday, March 2, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, at Cedar Hill near Morse Bluff. The Revs. Benjamin Rynearson and Dennis Hunt will officiate. Rosary will be at 10 a.m. prior to the service. Burial will be at Sacred Heart Cemetery at Cedar Hill.
Online condolences may be left at
Mabel (Stranik) Morse, Morse Bluff, Feb. 10, age 97
Mabel Morse
Mabel E. Morse of Morse Bluff passed away Feb. 10 at Dunklau Gardens in Fremont.
Mabel was born on May 31, 1921, to Louis and Emma (Placek) Stranik. She graduated North Bend High School in 1939. Mabel taught in the rural schools of Schuyler and Rescue and attended Midland Lutheran College. She married Duane Morse on Sept. 22, 1954, in Crested Butte, Colo.
Mabel and Duane moved quite frequently due to his job. She had several job positions ranging from teaching to war plane production, teaching at California Military Academy, homemaker and accounting. She retired in 1986 from the Safeway Division Office. Mabel then worked as a greeter at Wal-Mart from 1989 to 2013.
She was a member of ZCBJ Lodge #9 in Morse Bluff, and enjoyed the casinos, gardening and traveling.
Mabel is survived by her son Greg Morse of Morse Bluff; sister-in-law Rosie Stranik; nephew Robert Stranik; cousins Tom, Jim, and Maribeth Stranik.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; sister Leona Fencl; brothers Louis, Raymond, and Lumir Stranik.
Her funeral service is at 11 a.m., Thursday, Feb. 14 at Moser Memorial Chapel in North Bend. Rev. Scott Jensen will officiate. Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m., Feb. 13 at the funeral home. Burial will be in Prague National Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to the family.
Online condolences may be left at
Jay D. Faist, Beatrice, Jan. 13, age 54
Jay Faist
Jay D. Faist, age 54 years, of Beatrice passed away Jan. 13 at Beatrice Community Hospital. He was born March 25, 1964, in Fremont to Gary and Lois (Rood) Faist.
Jay grew up in Scribner until the age of 5. He then resided in several places including Kearney, Hastings, Fremont and Norfolk, and in January 1978, he settled in Beatrice.
He is survived by his parents, Gary and Lois Faist of Fremont; brothers Kelly (Monica) Faist, Matthew Faist all of Wayne; sister Michelle (Bryon) Page of Omaha; aunts Karen (George) Robertson of Mead, Judy Rood of Ashland, Mo. and nephews, Joshua and Caleb Page.
Jay was preceded in death by his grandparents.
A memorial Mass will be at 10:30 a.m., Jan. 16., at St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church in North Bend. Father Keith Rezac will officiate. Visitation is one hour prior to the service at the church. Burial will be at Memorial Cemetery.
Memorials may be directed to The Beatrice State Development Center.
Online condolences may be left at
Published Jan. 16, 2019


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