Judith A. Kirchhoff

5/7/1940 – 11/19/2020

Judith Ann Johnson Kirchhoff was born May 7, 1940 to William and Delores Rietzke. She is preceded in death by husband Bruce A. Kirchhoff and daughter Rebecca A. Kirchhoff and brother William Rietzke.

Judy is survived by her brother Jon Thomas (Mary) Rietzke , Sister MaryLee Rietzke,, sister in law Teri (Les) Skaff, brother in law Marvin (Theresa) Kirchhoff .  Children W. Garrett  (Nancy) Lane,  David (Julie) Johnson, Sandra (Paul) Garrett , Laurie (George) Moynihan, Vicki (Curt) Martin, Holly (David) Stichka, Amy (Mark) Weinheimer.  Grandchildren Darian Kirchhoff, Robert Blandford, Ben Rosen, Michael Johnson, Matthew Johnson, Emily Lane, Elliott Lane, Johanna Moynihan, Emmett Moynihan, Ben Weinheimer, Gwendolyn Weinheimer, and 6 great grandchildren

Judy receive a master’s degree from the University of Illinois and a PHD in Political Science from the University of Maryland.  She was a professor until retiring in 2014.

Judy met her husband, Bruce at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, where he was a Professor.  They married on August 5, 1977.

Judy enjoyed reading challenging things that she could contemplate, decipher and give her opinion.  She enjoyed music, the symphony and Neil Diamond.

She loved the tradition our family has called “Shore Week”, all the family, 40 plus, would gather together in Ocean City, NJ annually.

She loved the music and theaters in NYC.  Loved to travel especially to Ireland, Europe, and Sweden including seeing the Northern lights.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Alzheimer’s Association

Visitation Sunday (11/22/20) 3:00 – 5:00 P.M. Funeral Service 10:00 AM at Roeder Mortuary.

Roeder Mortuary, Inc. – 108th Street Chapel 2727 N 108th St – Omaha, NE – 402-496-9000                                                   www.RoederMortuary.com

Mary E. Bahl

Melvin Ulysses Grant, Jr.

Melvin U. Grant, Jr. 1/25/1956 – 11/15/2020.

He was preceded in death by his parents; Allene Hall Rose and Melvin U. Grant, Sr., brother; Edward L. Grant and sister; Ingrid Clark.

Melvin is survived by his daughter; Tamara Freeman (Sidney, Sr.), granddaughters; Neyman and Kymora Freeman, sisters; Melba King (Carl D) and Stephanie Lewis and a host of nieces, nephews, loving family and friends.

At the request of Melvin, there will be no services.  Melvin wanted all of his family and friends to know that he loved all of you and he was sorry you were not able to visit him in the hospital due to COVID-19 Restrictions.

Bernadine Stoltenberg

Born March 11, 1925, peacefully passed away November 17,2020. Survived by children Lee Stoltenberg, Mary (Alan) Jensen, Mark (Marla) Stoltenberg; grandchildren Andy, Ben and Sarah Jensen, Kate Stoltenberg. Memorials to JDRF or Holy Name Parish. Funeral Service 9:30 AM Saturday (11/21/2020) at Roeder Mortuary, 2727 N. 108th St. with visitation from 8:30 – 9:30 AM. Interment Forest Lawn Cemetery.

Kathryn A. Hoff

2/13/1941 – 11/16/2020

Omaha – Preceded in death by Robin Parker. Survived by husband Robert, children Angela (Scott) Yeshnowski, Wendi (James) Tate, Robert James (Cindy), grandchildren Debra, Michela, Amanda, Corrine, Charlotte, Lydia, Hunter, 7 great grandchildren, siblings, Kent  (Beverly) Jarrett, Marcus (Ursula) Jarrett, Linda Lennon, family and friends.

Visitation Friday (11/20/20) 5:00 – 7:00 PM at Roeder Mortuary. Private Service will be held. Memorials to Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church.

Roeder Mortuary, Inc. – 108th Street Chapel

2727 N 108th St – Omaha, NE – 402-496-9000


Dianne L. Fait

9/19/1937 – 11/14/2020

Dianne Fait was a woman who lived by every word of God. Tender-hearted and a woman of conviction, she stood at all costs by what she believed.

She was born on September 19, 1937, and grew up in Mountain Lake, MN, the older child of Jacob and Susan Nickel, a German Mennonite couple.  She loved her close church community, and upon graduation, moved to Omaha, NE to attend Grace Bible Institute.  There she met Richard Fait, and they were married in 1958.  They had five children together.  When her children were grown, she returned to the kind of work she loved the best, and took a foster child.  This girl, whom she loved and adopted, became the center and ministry of Dianne’s life.  Dianne and her daughter moved to Cincinnati, OH, where she worked at Landmark church, cleaning, cooking, and working in the day care.  At every opportunity, she poured her life into being available for her daughter and her daughter’s children, who were the love and joy and meaning of her life. In later years, she spent much of her time in solitary prayer and Bible study, being content with the closeness of God.

Dianne passed away on November 14, 2020 at the age of 83.  She is survived by her brother Rodney Nickel (Mary Alice) of Windom, MN, and her six children: Dean (Chris) Fait, Rachel (Rich) Slobotski, Susan (Mark) Ludwig, Greg (Tonia) Fait, Jeanine (Leonard) Gonzales, and Jackie Fait, 8 grandchildren, and 1 great-grand child.

Visitation before service from 9:00-11:00 AM.  Funeral Service at 11:00 AM Friday all at Celebration Covenant Church, 16868 Giles Rd, Omaha, NE. Burial at Mt. Auburn Cemetery in Omaha, Nebraska. Memorials to Landmark Church, 1600 Glendale-Milford Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45215.

Roeder Mortuary, Inc. – Gretna Chapel  11710 Standing Stone – Gretna, NE – 402-332-0090  www.RoederMortuary.com

Edward Joseph White

12/25/1933 – 11/15/2020

Omaha – Edward Joseph White, age 86, born December 25, 1933 passed away on November 15, 2020. Ed was born in raised in Humphrey, Nebraska to John Ambrose White and Margaret Elizabeth Costello White. He graduated from Humphrey St Francis High School. Served his country in the US Army for two years overseas during the Korean War. He was married to Darlene Elizabeth Anderson on November 1, 1957 at St John’s Catholic Church on the campus of Creighton University. He graduated from Omaha U in 1960. He started working for CIBA Pharmaceutical in 1960, where he would continue to work until he retired 30 years later in 1990. He was an avid Husker fan, He enjoyed parades, family vacations, watching Westerns and War movies, and spending time with friends and family, especially his grandchildren.

He is preceded in death by his parents, His brothers James Costello White, John Ambrose White, Jr., Leo Francis White, Raymond Patrick White, infant brothers Francis White and Robert White, and his sister, Mary Kathleen Gehr.

He is survived by his wife of 63 years Darlene Elizabeth Anderson White, Brother The Honorable C. Thomas White, Sons Joel Edward (Cathy) White and John Gifford (Christina) White, Daughters Allyson Kay White and Ann Margaret (Scott) Jensen, Grandchildren Andrew White, Thomas White, James White, Elisabeth White, Holly White, Jack White, Anderson Kinsey, Grace Kinsey, Great Grandson Benjamin White, countless nieces and nephews.

Visitation Friday (11/20/20) 5:00 – 7:00 PM at Roeder Mortuary. Funeral Service Saturday 9:30 AM at Kountze Memorial Lutheran 2650 Farnam St. Omaha, NE Interment Forest Lawn Cemetery. Memorials the family to be designated later. Family will be hosting a lunch following the graveside service for friends and family at Noon. Location: Cross Training Center  5030 North 72nd Street

Roeder Mortuary, Inc. – 108th Street Chapel

2727 N 108th St – Omaha, NE – 402-496-9000


Nadine E. Musick

10/14/1929 – 11/12/2020

Nadine Evon Musick passed away at age 91 on November 12, 2020, at the Louisville Care Center, Louisville, Nebraska.

Nadine was born October 14, 1929 to George and Mary Deck in Bismarck, Illinois, one of 11 children. She grew up and spent most of her life in northwest Indiana, before moving to Papillion, NE in 2009 to live with her son and family. She is survived by her son, Randy (Debbie) James, Papillion, NE, her daughter Rebecca (James) Beck, Renton, WA, grandson Kevin James, Papillion, NE, granddaughters Katherine Beck, Abigail (Caleb) Ostrom, great-grandson Theodore Ostrom, all of Los Angeles, CA, and her younger sister, Norma Hendon, of DeMotte, IN.  She was preceded in death by her parents, and 9 beloved brothers and sisters.

Nadine was a devout Christian and was always active in the various churches she attended throughout her life, serving as a church secretary, playing the piano and organ whenever needed, and often providing special music with her beautiful voice.  While serving as a devoted mother and wife for most of her life, she also worked for the Child Care Program at Purdue University for 15 years, retiring from there in 2001.

She was truly one of God’s servants and a blessing to us all. We mourn her earthly passing, but we celebrate her new life with our savior.

A memorial service will be held at 11:00AM on Friday, November 20, 2020, at Grace Baptist Church in Papillion, NE. Private inurnment was held at Papillion Cemetery, Papillion Nebraska.

Donations may be sent to Grace Baptist Church and will be used to support the Mercy Net Foundation Children’s Home in Santiago, Dominican Republic.

Roeder Mortuary, Inc. – 108th Street Chapel

2727 N 108th St – Omaha, NE – 402-496-9000


Twyla R. Hunt

6/8/1924 – 11/14/2020

Omaha – Preceded in death by husband Thomas, daughter Judith Sneed. Survived by son Thomas (Sheryl), grandchildren Rhonda, Nathan, Amanda, Courtney, 15 great grandchildren, brother Bob Herr, family and friends.

Memorial Service Wednesday (11/18/20) 10:00 AM at Roeder Mortuary. Interment Hillcrest Memorial Park. Memorials to Immanuel-Fontenelle Home

Roeder Mortuary, Inc. – 108th Street Chapel

2727 N 108th St – Omaha, NE – 402-496-9000


Daisy M. Minton-Hunt

8/26/1932 – 11/12/2020

Omaha – Preceded in death by son Barney Johnson, parents Thomas Hunt & Charlottie Johnson, brothers TJ Hunt and GW Hunt. Survived by children Tony Miller, Fredricka Minton, Vanessa Johnson, Darwyn Minton, Sheila Minton, Harold Minton, Regina (Dana)

Sampson, host of grandchildren great grandchildren, great great grandchildren, nieces and nephews, family and friends.

Visitation Thursday (11/19/20) 5:00 – 6:30 PM at mortuary. Funeral Service Friday 12:30 PM at Roeder Mortuary. Interment Mount Hope Cemetery.

Roeder Mortuary 2727 N 108th St – Omaha, NE 402-496-9000 www.RoederMortuary.com