Edgar NE Funeral Homes

Edgar NE funeral homes provide local funeral services. Find more information about Urbauer Williams Funeral Home by clicking on each funeral home listing. Send funeral flower arrangements to any Edgar funeral home delivered by our trusted local florist.

funeral flowers

Funeral Flowers

Express your deepest sympathies - send beautiful flowers today!

sympathy roses

Sympathy Roses

Give comfort and loving support — order a delivery today!

funeral standing sprays
$20 OFF

Standing Sprays

Heart-felt tributes to honor a dear friend or loved one who has passed away

Urbauer Williams Funeral Home

219 North Centre
Edgar, NE 68933
(402) 879-3123
Urbauer Williams Funeral Home funeral flowers

Edgar NE Obituaries and Death Notices

Iona Roth

Monday, June 26, 2017

Meredith Cruse.Sister-in-law-Delores Hunt of Emerson, NESeveral Nieces and Nephews also survive her.Iona was preceded in death by her parents, husband-Ervin in 1964, 2 brothers- Herbert and Edgar Wascher, and 5 sisters-Hattie Brockmann, Golda Leimer, Eveline Ott, Viola Kuester, and Zeola Roth.

Civil-rights activist set example fighting for change - The Detroit News

Monday, May 01, 2017

Mrs. Brand worked as the secretary of the organization, she fled north with eight of her nine children on a Greyhound bus in March 1963 with the help of Mississippi civil rights leaders like Medgar Evers, U.S. Marshals and the U.S. Justice Department amid threats on her life by segregationists for taking part in organizing for voting rights.Her story was among those featured in a Jet Magazine article that year.Mrs. Brand, a Detroit resident and the mother of Detroit News staff writer Oralandar Brand-Williams, died Wednesday, April 12, 2017, following a bout with pneumonia. She was 93.“She wanted change,” said daughter Marie McCrary.” She saw so much go on in Mississippi (racially) and she said ‘I want to change it.’ (She’s) been fighting all of her life.”McCrary said most importantly, her mother set a good example for her children.Once in Detroit, Mrs. Brand continued working as an activist, joining others like Rosa Parks in fighting discrimination in employment and housing in Metro Detroit, her family said. She joined the local chapters of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference and the NAACP. She was a member of the West Side Mothers welfare rights organization in Detroit. She also was a member of Trade Union Leadership Council.In addition to her work as an activist, Mrs. Brand was a den mother for a Boys Scouts troop on Detroit”s west side. She later taught English as a second language to students in southwest Detroit who immigrated from the Middle East.Born in Philip, Mississippi, Mrs. Brand was raised in Greenwood and graduated from the historic Saints Industrial and Literary School. She was a Sunday school teacher at St. Luke Church of God and Christ. She also was a member of True Vine Church of God in C...

Obituaries: 04.15.17 - Corpus Christi Caller-Times

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Marc Bosquillon de Jenlis died  April 8, 2017. He was 59.A celebration of life will be at noon  April 16 at Flour Bluff Landing Marina.Guardian Funeral HomeJerrid E. HaskinARANSAS PASS – Jerrid Edgar Haskin died April 9, 2017. He was 64.Services will be private.Resthaven Funeral HomeHarry LeonardROCKPORT — Harry Leonard died April 11, 2017. He was 84.A memorial service will be at 10 a.m. April 22 at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church in Rockport.Charlie Marshall Funeral HomesOralia Padilla VillarrealROBSTOWN — Oralia Padilla Villarreal died April 10, 2017. She was 86.A rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. April 17 at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel.Jesus H. RamirezJesus H. Ramirez died April 11, 2017. He was 75.Rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. April 17 at Maxwell P. Dunne Funeral Chapel. Mass will be celebrated at 1 p.m. April 18 at St. Patrick Catholic Church. Burial will follow in Seaside Memorial Park.Gay M. RobertsGay Michele Roberts died April 12, 2017. He was 61.A graveside service will be at 10 a.m. April 17 at Seaside Memorial Park. Burial will follow in Seaside Memorial Park.Benino G. RodriguezALICE — Benino G. Rodriguez died April 13, 2017. He was 82.A prayer was  April 14 at the Rosas Funeral Home Chapel. Services will be at 10 a.m. April 15 at the Stonegate Baptist Church.  Burial will follow in the New Collins Cemetery.Lonnie R. SandersLonnie Ray Sanders died on April 12, 2017. He was 65.Services will be at 2 p.m. April 17 at Garza Funeral Home Chapel..Joe M. SuarezST. PAUL  — Joe Mike Suarez died April 12, 2017. He was 31.Rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. April 17 at Resthaven Funeral Home Chapel, Sinton. Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Apr...

OBITUARIES APR. 2-9, 2017 - Berea Online

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Wayne Benton, 78, passed away on April 3, 2017 at Orlando Regional Medical Center in Orlando, FL, after a short illness. Jimmy was born on July 30, 1938 in Madison County, KY, and was the son of Edgar and Virginia Taylor Benton, both of whom preceded him in death.He was a 1958 graduate of Madison Central High School. Jimmy worked at Square D Company in Lexington, KY, and retired from Square D Company in Oxford, OH, after 36 years as a production manager. He also served in the National Guard. After retirement, he moved to Florida where he was a member of Viera East Golf Club and was an active volunteer at Wuesthoff Medica...

Area deaths for April 18 - The Independent - Massillon Independent

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Homeworth; call one hour before the service at 1 p.m. Thursday at Middle Sandy Evangelical Presbyterian Church. Walton-Schrader, Alliance.BRANCH, 63, of North Canton; no service. Reed.BRAY, Edgar, 89, of Massillon; call a half-hour before the service at noon Thursday at Friendship Baptist Church. Reed, Canton.CHAMBERS, Michael S., 67, of Alexandria, Va.DUBLIKAR, Frank J. Jr., 93, of Louisville; call 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Joseph Rossi and Sons in Niles; service at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church in Niles.EBERT, Betty D., 93; service pending. Reed, North Canton.FRYE, Gladys, 93; no calling hours; service at noon Thursday at Sunset Hills Burial Park in Jackson Township. Reed, Canton.GIBBONS, Ralph E. Jr., 66, of Canton, formerly of Stow; service at 7 p.m. Friday at Cuyahoga Falls Church of the Nazarene. Waltner-Simchak.HALL, Ruth E., 89; call 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Reed in Canton; service at 11 a.m. Friday.HICKMAN, Donald R., 51, of Tuscarawas Township; private family service pending. Paquelet, Massillon.KLEE, Kevin C., 61; call 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Reed in North Canton and one hour before the service at 11 a.m. Thursday at Zion United Church...

Death Notices for Friday, March 10, 2017 - Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Saturday, April 08, 2017

Medical Center.DECORAH -- Virginia Halverson, 69, of Decorah, died Wednesday, March 8, at the Ossian Senior Hospice, Ossian; Schluter-Balik Funeral Home, Decorah, (563) 382-8651.DENVER -- Sterling Edgar, 87, of Denver, died Thursday, March 9, at Western Home Communities-Thalman Square in Cedar Falls; Kaiser-Corson Funeral Home, Denver, 984-5379.NEW HAMPTON -- Delores Immerman, 92, of New Hampton, formerly of Fredericksburg, died Thursday, March 9, at New Hampton Nursing and Rehabilitation Center; Hugeback Johnson Funeral Home, Fredericksburg, (563) 237-6212. IOWA FALLS -- Robert "Bob" Pekarek, 92, of Iowa Falls, died Tuesday, March 7, at Hansen Family Hospital, Iowa Falls; Surls Funeral Home in Iowa Falls, (641) 648-9554.RIDGEWAY -- Raymond W. Myers, 81, of Ridgeway, died at home Wednesday, March 8, of Lou Gehrig's disease; Hindt-Hudek Funeral Home, Cresco, (563) 547-3501.WAVERLY -- Henry Hanson, 92, of Waverly, died Wednesday, March 8, at Bartels Lutheran Retirement Community, Waverly; Kaiser-Corson Funeral Home, Waverly, 352-1187.WAVERLY -- John Ylvisaker, 79, of Waverly, died at home Thursday, March 9; Kaiser-Corson Funeral Home, Waverly, 352-1187.WAVERLY -- John Justis "Jack" Wilhelm III, 91, of Waverly, died Wednesday, March 1, at Bartels Lutheran Retirement Community, Waverly; Kaiser-Corson Funeral Home, Waverly, 352-1187.

Funeral Home Flowers

Edgar News

Iona Roth

Monday, June 26, 2017

Meredith Cruse.Sister-in-law-Delores Hunt of Emerson, NESeveral Nieces and Nephews also survive her.Iona was preceded in death by her parents, husband-Ervin in 1964, 2 brothers- Herbert and Edgar Wascher, and 5 sisters-Hattie Brockmann, Golda Leimer, Eveline Ott, Viola Kuester, and Zeola Roth.

Civil-rights activist set example fighting for change - The Detroit News

Monday, May 01, 2017

Mrs. Brand worked as the secretary of the organization, she fled north with eight of her nine children on a Greyhound bus in March 1963 with the help of Mississippi civil rights leaders like Medgar Evers, U.S. Marshals and the U.S. Justice Department amid threats on her life by segregationists for taking part in organizing for voting rights.Her story was among those featured in a Jet Magazine article that year.Mrs. Brand, a Detroit resident and the mother of Detroit News staff writer Oralandar Brand-Williams, died Wednesday, April 12, 2017, following a bout with pneumonia. She was 93.“She wanted change,” said daughter Marie McCrary.” She saw so much go on in Mississippi (racially) and she said ‘I want to change it.’ (She’s) been fighting all of her life.”McCrary said most importantly, her mother set a good example for her children.Once in Detroit, Mrs. Brand continued working as an activist, joining others like Rosa Parks in fighting discrimination in employment and housing in Metro Detroit, her family said. She joined the local chapters of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference and the NAACP. She was a member of the West Side Mothers welfare rights organization in Detroit. She also was a member of Trade Union Leadership Council.In addition to her work as an activist, Mrs. Brand was a den mother for a Boys Scouts troop on Detroit”s west side. She later taught English as a second language to students in southwest Detroit who immigrated from the Middle East.Born in Philip, Mississippi, Mrs. Brand was raised in Greenwood and graduated from the historic Saints Industrial and Literary School. She was a Sunday school teacher at St. Luke Church of God and Christ. She also was a member of True Vine Church of God in C...

Obituaries: 04.15.17 - Corpus Christi Caller-Times

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Marc Bosquillon de Jenlis died  April 8, 2017. He was 59.A celebration of life will be at noon  April 16 at Flour Bluff Landing Marina.Guardian Funeral HomeJerrid E. HaskinARANSAS PASS – Jerrid Edgar Haskin died April 9, 2017. He was 64.Services will be private.Resthaven Funeral HomeHarry LeonardROCKPORT — Harry Leonard died April 11, 2017. He was 84.A memorial service will be at 10 a.m. April 22 at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church in Rockport.Charlie Marshall Funeral HomesOralia Padilla VillarrealROBSTOWN — Oralia Padilla Villarreal died April 10, 2017. She was 86.A rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. April 17 at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel.Jesus H. RamirezJesus H. Ramirez died April 11, 2017. He was 75.Rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. April 17 at Maxwell P. Dunne Funeral Chapel. Mass will be celebrated at 1 p.m. April 18 at St. Patrick Catholic Church. Burial will follow in Seaside Memorial Park.Gay M. RobertsGay Michele Roberts died April 12, 2017. He was 61.A graveside service will be at 10 a.m. April 17 at Seaside Memorial Park. Burial will follow in Seaside Memorial Park.Benino G. RodriguezALICE — Benino G. Rodriguez died April 13, 2017. He was 82.A prayer was  April 14 at the Rosas Funeral Home Chapel. Services will be at 10 a.m. April 15 at the Stonegate Baptist Church.  Burial will follow in the New Collins Cemetery.Lonnie R. SandersLonnie Ray Sanders died on April 12, 2017. He was 65.Services will be at 2 p.m. April 17 at Garza Funeral Home Chapel..Joe M. SuarezST. PAUL  — Joe Mike Suarez died April 12, 2017. He was 31.Rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. April 17 at Resthaven Funeral Home Chapel, Sinton. Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Apr...

OBITUARIES APR. 2-9, 2017 - Berea Online

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Wayne Benton, 78, passed away on April 3, 2017 at Orlando Regional Medical Center in Orlando, FL, after a short illness. Jimmy was born on July 30, 1938 in Madison County, KY, and was the son of Edgar and Virginia Taylor Benton, both of whom preceded him in death.He was a 1958 graduate of Madison Central High School. Jimmy worked at Square D Company in Lexington, KY, and retired from Square D Company in Oxford, OH, after 36 years as a production manager. He also served in the National Guard. After retirement, he moved to Florida where he was a member of Viera East Golf Club and was an active volunteer at Wuesthoff Medica...

Area deaths for April 18 - The Independent - Massillon Independent

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Homeworth; call one hour before the service at 1 p.m. Thursday at Middle Sandy Evangelical Presbyterian Church. Walton-Schrader, Alliance.BRANCH, 63, of North Canton; no service. Reed.BRAY, Edgar, 89, of Massillon; call a half-hour before the service at noon Thursday at Friendship Baptist Church. Reed, Canton.CHAMBERS, Michael S., 67, of Alexandria, Va.DUBLIKAR, Frank J. Jr., 93, of Louisville; call 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Joseph Rossi and Sons in Niles; service at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church in Niles.EBERT, Betty D., 93; service pending. Reed, North Canton.FRYE, Gladys, 93; no calling hours; service at noon Thursday at Sunset Hills Burial Park in Jackson Township. Reed, Canton.GIBBONS, Ralph E. Jr., 66, of Canton, formerly of Stow; service at 7 p.m. Friday at Cuyahoga Falls Church of the Nazarene. Waltner-Simchak.HALL, Ruth E., 89; call 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Reed in Canton; service at 11 a.m. Friday.HICKMAN, Donald R., 51, of Tuscarawas Township; private family service pending. Paquelet, Massillon.KLEE, Kevin C., 61; call 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Reed in North Canton and one hour before the service at 11 a.m. Thursday at Zion United Church...

Death Notices for Friday, March 10, 2017 - Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Saturday, April 08, 2017

Medical Center.DECORAH -- Virginia Halverson, 69, of Decorah, died Wednesday, March 8, at the Ossian Senior Hospice, Ossian; Schluter-Balik Funeral Home, Decorah, (563) 382-8651.DENVER -- Sterling Edgar, 87, of Denver, died Thursday, March 9, at Western Home Communities-Thalman Square in Cedar Falls; Kaiser-Corson Funeral Home, Denver, 984-5379.NEW HAMPTON -- Delores Immerman, 92, of New Hampton, formerly of Fredericksburg, died Thursday, March 9, at New Hampton Nursing and Rehabilitation Center; Hugeback Johnson Funeral Home, Fredericksburg, (563) 237-6212. IOWA FALLS -- Robert "Bob" Pekarek, 92, of Iowa Falls, died Tuesday, March 7, at Hansen Family Hospital, Iowa Falls; Surls Funeral Home in Iowa Falls, (641) 648-9554.RIDGEWAY -- Raymond W. Myers, 81, of Ridgeway, died at home Wednesday, March 8, of Lou Gehrig's disease; Hindt-Hudek Funeral Home, Cresco, (563) 547-3501.WAVERLY -- Henry Hanson, 92, of Waverly, died Wednesday, March 8, at Bartels Lutheran Retirement Community, Waverly; Kaiser-Corson Funeral Home, Waverly, 352-1187.WAVERLY -- John Ylvisaker, 79, of Waverly, died at home Thursday, March 9; Kaiser-Corson Funeral Home, Waverly, 352-1187.WAVERLY -- John Justis "Jack" Wilhelm III, 91, of Waverly, died Wednesday, March 1, at Bartels Lutheran Retirement Community, Waverly; Kaiser-Corson Funeral Home, Waverly, 352-1187.