Frank D. Fuss, 81, of Ord passed away on Friday, August 29, 2014, at the Valley County Health System Hospital.
A Celebration of Life will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 4, 2014, at the Bethany Evangelical Lutheran Church with Pastor Glenda Pearson officiating. Inurnment will be in the Ord City Cemetery. Military Honors will be presented by the Ord VFW Post #7029 and American Legion Post #38. In lieu of flowers memorials are suggested to the Bethany Evangelical Lutheran Church. Ord Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Frank Duane Fuss was born March 20, 1933, in Valley County, Nebraska to Walter A. and Sophie R. (Bredthauer) Fuss. He was raised on a farm in the Mira Valley area of Valley County.
Frank served in the United States Army. On January 26, 1953, he was united in marriage to Sharon Olsson at Fort Worth, Texas. The couple spent their entire married lives in the Ord area where Frank farmed and worked as a contractor.
He was a member of Bethany Evangelical Lutheran Church. He enjoyed woodworking and making furniture. He was very proud of his beautiful rose gardens.
Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Doug and Pam Fuss of Arcadia; two daughters and two sons-in-law, Joyce and Mike Hruby of Ord and Sheryl and Kevin Drake of Comstock; a son-in-law, Leon Brown of Kearney; 8 grandchildren, Mitchell Fuss, Cori Doran, Michelle Feit, Jennifer McCartney, Stefanie McCain, Melissa Lafferty, Tara Dunbar, and Reba Clamp; 12 great-grandchildren, Jamie, Cameron and Lexi Feit, Dillon & Nathan McCartney, Logan Hock, Makayla, Wyatt and Reata McCain, Lilly and Haille Lafferty and Tayton Dunbar; and a sister and brother-in-law, Betty and Harold Gohl of Palatine, Illinois.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Sharon; a daughter, Joan Brown; a step grandson, Neil Drake; two infant siblings; a brother, Kenneth Fuss; and a sister, Maxine Richards.
Henry J. Gregorski, 67
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Henry J. Gregorski 67 of Elyria, NE died Friday, August 22, 2014 at the Valley County Health System Hospital at Ord.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, August 26 at 11:00 am at the Ord United Methodist Church with Rev. Trever Rook officiating. Visitation will be held Monday from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm at the Ord Memorial Chapel. Memorials may be given to the family. Ord Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Henry was born November 16, 1946 at Ord to Felix and Lillian (Zurek) Gregorski. He was raised on the family farm west of Elyria. He attended rural school district 48 at graduated from Ord High School in 1964. Henry farmed on the family farm for his entire life, he also drove a truck for Trotter Fertilizer during the spring planting to post seasons for 15 years from 1998-2013. He also had worked for other area farmers.
Henry enjoyed fishing, card games, gardening, and growing roses. He also enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren.
Survivors include a son Robert Gregorski and his friend Serena Graves of Elyria; two grandsons Daniel and Alex Gregorski of Elyria; a sister and brother in law Shirley and Mike Pesek of Elyria.
Henry was preceded in death by his parents; a son Henry F. Gregorski; two infant sons and an infant brother.