Entries by Brian Roeder

Anthony “Tony” Samuel Grazziano

Anthony “Tony” Samuel Grazziano, Sr.  Age 71 of Omaha passed away February 13, 2020. He was born May 31, 1948 in Omaha, Nebraska to Samuel J. and Jennie Rose (Spitella) Grazzaino. Tony took the first 911 call for the City of Omaha.  He was preceded in death by his parents. Tony is survived by his […]

Sterling Norman Peterson

7/29/1935 – 2/13/2020 Omaha – Preceded in death by parents Harry and Emma; wife Carol; sister Darlene Holmberg. Survived by wife Barbara; son Craig; daughter Julie Lassley (Ron); grandsons Mitchell and Haaken; granddaughters Jessica and Jennifer Lassley Knight; brother Merle; sister Florence Doran. Visitation Sunday 1-3pm at Roeder Mortuary, 2727 N. 108th St Omaha. Funeral […]

Mary Ann Barry

4/22/1933 – 2/12/2020 Mary Ann Barry, age 86 of Omaha, passed away February 12, 2020.  She was born April 22, 1933 to John V. and Juanita (Fiehler) Benham of rural Wellsville, Kansas.  After graduation from Wellsville High School, she attended Baker University in Baldwin, Kansas.  She received B.A. Degrees in Music and Education.  Mary Ann […]

Virginia L. Smith

7/28/1950 – 2/9/2020 Omaha – Preceded in death by parents, Johnnie B. and Elvira Wynne and sister, Linda Peterson. Survived by former husband and close friend, William A. Smith III; children, Crystal Wright (Joseph), JuVita Smith, William Smith IV;  grandchildren: Jason, Ja’Lea, Tai’Ler, Jarron, LaVina, Darren, Wylisha, Morlae, Mor’Ana, Bryson; brothers: Jerry, Johnny Jr., Elec and […]

James S. Edwards

1947 – 2020 James Stuart Edwards Age 72 of Omaha passed away on February 7, 2020. He was born May 4, 1947 in Omaha, NE to John and Anna (Danaher) Edwards. He graduated in 1966 from North High School.  Jim proudly served his country in the Navy Construction Battalion Seabees from 1967 to 1970 in […]

Laura M. Powers

5/17/1923 – 2/4/2020 Age 96 – Preceded in death by husband, William L. Powers; parents, Christian & Sena Hansen; brothers: Leslie, Herbert, Donald; sister, Irene and nephew, Paul.  Survived by nieces and nephews: Steven (Carol) Hansen, Judy Hansen, Pam Boyd, Joan (Russell) Christensen, Allen Hansen, Ron Hansen and a host of other loving family and […]

Richard L. Gilbride

6/3/1971 – 2/2/2020 Omaha – Preceded in death by Brother Dan and Step-Mother Irene. Survived by Wife Shannon, Children Cassidy, Kayla, Claudia, Drake, Roman, Khloe, Maxximus, Parents Kay and Chuck Baldwin of Des Moines, Violet and Dwight Gilbride of Ankeny, Siblings Christina Gilbride of Winterset, Misty VanDerKamp, Amy VanDerKamp, James (Kassidy) VanDerKamp, Ashley Frantz (Andrew), […]