Sep 30, 2019 3:21 PM

Samantha Kathrine Gonzalez (1969-2019)

Posted Sep 30, 2019 3:21 PM

Samantha Kathrine Gonzalez, age 50 passed away on Wednesday September 25th, 2019 at the Cheyenne Regional Medical Center.

Samantha was born May 24th, 1969 in Alliance, NE to Edward J. and Cecilia (Castro) Gonzalez. She is survived by her two sons, Zachariah Boslau of Ft. Meyers, Florida and John Nunez of Lakewood, CO. She is also survived by her mother, Cecilia (Castro) Gonzalez of Alliance, NE, her brother and sisters, Arlene and Jim Smith of Littleton, CO, Adrian Gonzalez of Alliance, NE and Celeste Hull of Alliance, NE, her signifcant other, Steve Vogel of Alliance, NE and nieces and nephews Alexis Lauterbach of Denver, CO, Drew Lauterbach of Alliance, NE, Dylan Smith of Littleton, CO, Sierra Gonzalez of Thornton, CO Anthony Gonzalez of Alliance, NE and her great niece and nephew, Celina Borrego and Zekieus Sanchez.

Samantha was a 1987 graduate of Alliance High School, she worked for two medical facilities specializing in child development and genetic health while she lived in Denver. Samantha relocated back to Alliance to help take care of her parents. Samantha worked for the Senior Services Center of Alliance, Neb where she enjoyed sharing her passion and love for the Senior Citizens. She loved music, dancing, singing, sports and crafting; she had many more passions. Samantha loved living in the country as she loved the animals and the freedom and that became her sanctuary.

Samantha was a member of the Holy Rosary Church. A Rosary will take place on Thursday October 3rd at 7:00 p.m. at the Holy Rosary Catholic Church. The funeral services will be on Friday October 4 at 10:00 a.m. with Father Tim Stoner officiating. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery.

Samantha was preceded in death by her father, Edward J. Gonzalez and her brother, Rick "Gonzo" Gonzalez. 

Memorial Donations can be sent to Arlene Gonzalez Smith – 9251 W Rice Ave Littleton, Co 80123

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Jane Corr (1934-2019)

Jane Corr, 85, of Melbeta, passed away Sept. 21, 2019 at Haven Manor in Hickman, NE. A Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, Oct. 5 at 2:00 at Calvary Memorial Church with Pastor Bradley Kihlthau officiating. A memorial has been established by her family. Online condolences may be left at Dugan Kramer Funeral Chapel is assisting the family with arrangements.

Jane was born June 29, 1934, in Denison Texas, to Daucy and Daisy (Whitehead) Harris. She graduated from Denison High School in 1951 where she studied cosmetology and received her cosmetology license before graduating. She met her husband, Elbert Corr, while on a date with one of Elbert's friends. Elbert and Jane then began dating and were married on March 28, 1953 in Ashdown, Ark., a marriage of 59 years. They spent their early married years in California then moved to Melbeta in 1969 where they farmed and ranched. Jane was proud of her home and her family and spent her days taking care of everyone around her. She enjoyed painting and ceramics, and made beautiful quilts that she gave to family members. She especially enjoyed her grandchildren and spent lots of time reading to them, teaching them to cook and how to drive. She was a second mom and grandma to many of her nieces and nephews.

She is survived by; son Alan (Gwen) Corr of Minden, daughters; Pam Peterson of Shawnee, KS and Denise Corr of Lincoln; 10 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband Elbert, son Mike, grandson Cory, her parents, and 13 brothers and sisters.

She was a beautiful lady with a sweetness about her and will be greatly missed by her loved ones.