Henry Kay


Wayne, Neb., July 26—(AP)—Funeral services were held here Thursday for Henry Kay, 62, resident of Wayne County since 1885, who died in Lincoln last Tuesday.


He was taken to Lincoln last Sunday for treatment.


Interment was in Greenwood Cemetery here.


Mr. Kay formerly engaged in the implement and real estate businesses here.  Four years ago he established the Kay amusement park south of Wayne.




Jacob H. Brown   

Wayne, Nebraska, May 10. --  (Special) --  Jacob H. Brown, deputy county clerk, and formerly clerk of the courts of Mills County, Iowa, died here yesterday of valvuiar disease of the heart. 

Mr. Brown was about 51 years of age, a veteran of the late war, and an uncompromising Democrat.


Omaha World Herald - May 11, 1894





Mrs. W. H. McNeal   


Prominent Nebraska Woman Dead

Wayne Neb. April 16


Mrs. W. H. McNeal, wife of Editor and Postmaster McNeal, died at her home in this city after an illness of but a few hours.  She had been a resident of Wayne for sixteen years, was a member of the Presbyterian church and a prominent club woman for a number of years.


[source: Custer Co. Republican, April 19, 1900 edition]

Transcribed by: Melody Beery





Ole Anderson   


Winside, Neb., Feb. 26. – OleAnderson died here Tuesday of pneumonia. He was 48 years old and leaves a widow and three sons.


Omaha World Herald –27 Feb. 1905

Transcribed and contributed by:  Marla Zwakman





Jacob Riechart  

Winside, Neb., Feb. 26. – Jacob Riechart of this place died in a hospital in Omaha Thursday of  blood poisoning.



Omaha World Herald – 27 Feb. 1905

Transcribed and contributed by:  Marla Zwakman





Howard McIntyre   


Funeral services were held at Winside, Neb., Sunday for Howard McIntyre, 13 years of age, grandson of Mr. and Mrs. McManus of Omaha, who died Wednesday of complication following an attack of influenza. He had been unconscious for four weeks.


Howard McIntyre was the son of Dr. and Mrs. McIntyre of Winside.



Omaha World Herald – 22 Mar. 1920

Transcribed and contributed by:  Marla Zwakman







Mrs. Ed Bockemenhl   


Mrs. Ed Bockemenhl died at her home in Winside at 5 o’clock Tuesday. She had been insane for several days, and gradually grew weaker till the end. She leaves a husband and five small children.



Omaha World Herald – 8 Mar. 1897

Transcribed and contributed by:  Marla Zwakman