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February 17, 2019

Obituaries (2-1-18)

Arnold Andree, 79 

Arnold Duane Andree, 79, of South Sioux City, died Friday, Jan. 26, 2018, at Regency Square Care Center in South Sioux City.

Services were at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Jan. 29, 2018, at the United Methodist Church of Dakota City officiated by Rev. Jaime Farias. Burial was in the Magnet Cemetery in Magnet. Visitation with the family present was from 5-8 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018, at Mohr Funeral Home in South Sioux City.

Arnold was born Jan. 12, 1939, in Olivet, South Dakota, the son of Harry and Viola (Herman) Andree. He went to school through the eighth grade in Menno, South Dakota. He joined the U.S. Army in 1960 and left in 1962 as a Sergeant. Arnold married Connie Nelson on Oct. 2, 1975 at the Magnet Methodist Church. He worked at Hawkeye Building Supply for 30 years where he delivered lumber.

He was a member of the Dakota City American Legion Post 376, serving as a County Commander, and was also a member of the United Methodist Church of Dakota City, where he served as a Trustee.

Arnold enjoyed gardening and yard work. He was well known for being a jokester. He loved visiting with friends and family, and was dearly loved by all those that knew him.

Survivors include his wife, Connie (Nelson), along with her three brothers and three sisters; one sister, Minnie and Terry Rook of Clear Lake, South Dakota; one brother, Jens and Sharon Andree of Woonsocket, South Dakota; brother-in-law, Lonnie Parrill of Hubbard; sister-in-law, Anita Andree of Fresno, California; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; four brothers, Donald, Jim Roy, Everett and Saniford (Sandy) Andree; and one sister, Donna Mae Parrill.

Carl Henshaw, 81

Carl L. Henshaw, 81, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018, at a South Sioux City Care Center.

Services were 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 30 at Hope Lutheran Church with the Rev. Michael Awe officiating. Burial with military graveside services were in Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation was Monday, Jan. 29 from 4-8 p.m., with family present beginning at 6:30 p.m. at Becker – Hunt Funeral Home.

Carl was born Feb. 14, 1936, in Sioux City, the son of Leon and Bernice (Croft) Henshaw. He graduated from Central High School and served in the Marine Corps from June 10, 1954, until June 9, 1956, and was with the reserves until 1958. He graduated from Wayne State College and received two masters degrees from the University of Iowa. He married Betty Ann Mohlfeld Aug. 16, 1962, in rural Wayne. He taught in Sioux City Schools and other schools in Iowa and Nebraska. After his retirement he did substitute teaching.

Carl was a member of Hope Lutheran Church, was a Sunday School teacher and taught E.S.L.

He helped with the Central High School Alumni activities and was an avid patron of the South Sioux City Public Library.

Carl loved to read and enjoyed the Top 40. He would visit with anyone about history facts and politics.

Survivors include two daughters: Carol Ann and her husband John Romanus of Papillion, Beth Laura Henshaw of Denver, two grandchildren Logan and Sara Romanus and a brother-in-law Harvey (Bonnie) Mohlfeld of Wayne.

He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife Betty, Aug. 11, 2001.


Ellen Conley, 78

Ellen J. Conley, 78, of South Sioux City passed away at her home on Tuesday Jan. 23, 2018.

There will be no visitation or service. Becker – Hunt Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements.

Ellen was born Nov. 4, 1939, the daughter of Ronald and Margery (Shepardson) Roby at Ewing, Nebraska. She was raised on farms in Nebraska and Iowa.

Ellen married James Conley on Oct. 5, 1959. She was a mother to Penny, Johnny and Paul.

She resided in her home for over 50 years. She had a daycare and helped raise many children through it. Ellen enjoyed her yard and received yard of the month numerous times. She also loved birds and her dogs.

Ellen is survived by her daughter Penny Donner of South Sioux City, her son Paul and his wife Rachel Conley of Sioux City, five grandchildren: eight great grandchildren, a sister Janice, numerous nieces and nephews, two sisters-in-law and three brothers-in-law.

She was preceded in death by her husband James of 53 years, an infant son Johnny, her parents, sisters Shirley Colley and Betty Housh and brother Larry Roby.

James Schwieger, 76

James Oscar Schwieger, 76, of Whitney, Texas, passed away Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018.

Jim was born Aug. 15, 1941, to parents Ruth Scherzburg and Fredrick Schwieger in Grand Island, Nebraska, where he was raised until graduating from Grand Island High School in 1959. Jim married his beloved wife of 55 years, Karen Ann Engel, Oct. 14, 1962. Jim and Karen with their kids, Dale and Pam, transferred around northeastern Nebraska, working for Nebraska Public Power District. Jim and family later moved to Homer where he continued to work for NPPD and retired after 33 years. Jim and Karen decided to enjoy their retirement in the warmer southern weather and moved to Whitney in 2007.

Jim is preceded in death by his parents two brothers and one sister. Left to cherish Jim’s memory is his wife, Karen; children, Dale (wife Karen), Pam (husband Chip Maynard), four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; brothers Gary and Steve Schwieger, sisters Sandy Kemper and Jackie Beltzer. Condolences for the family can be sent to 818 Romine Ridge, Osage City, Kansas 66523.

Marian Miller, 91

Marian Maxine Miller, 91, of South Sioux City passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018, at her residence. Funeral services were 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018, at River Hills Church in South Sioux City, with the Rev. Kevin Roach officiating. Burial followed at Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation, with family present, will be this evening, Friday, Jan. 26 from 5-8 p.m. and a prayer service at 6:30 p.m., at River Hills Church. Arrangements are under the direction of Meyer Brothers Colonial Chapel. Online condolences may be offered at

Marian Maxine Parker was born Oct. 25, 1926, to Lee and Millie Fern (Church) Parker. She was the valedictorian of her graduating class of 1944 from South Sioux City High School.

She joined her life in marriage to Jacque Miller Dec. 13, 1944, in South Sioux City. They celebrated 67 years of wedded bliss before Jacque passed away in 2012.

Marian worked for IPS and at Charlie Miller Body Shop. Marian was an integral part of the family business, Sioux Plating Co., from the time it opened in 1959 until she finally retired at the age of 80 in 2006.

Marian was extremely involved in her church and community. She was a long time member TOPS, and organizer of many Class of ’44 lunches and family reunions.

Marian had a deep love for music. She played piano and organ for her church as well as a member of the bell choir. She was also a singer with the SSC Choralation group.

Marian was an amazing cook. She loved to cook for her family, friends, and workers at Sioux Plating. She hosted weekly Sunday dinners for her entire family for many years. Her pecan pies and roasts will be greatly missed by all.

Survivors include three sons and their wives, Steven and Sharon Miller of Rapid City, South Dakota, David and Sherry Miller of Colorado Springs, Colorado, and Tom and Darlys Miller of Dakota Dunes; 11 grandchildren, Michael (Laura) Miller, Bryan Miller, David W. (Miriam) Miller, Nicholas (Hayley) Miller, Stephanie (Michael) Greer, Stashia (Joel) Casimir, Lindsey Haase, Nikki (Jeremy) McLaughlin, Molly Miller, Mc Kayla Miller and Sydney Miller; and 21 great-grandchildren Eric and Sean Miller, Toni Jo Boggs, Bryant Miller and Bethany Miller, Jacque and Isabella Miller, Asher, Lydia, Josiah, and Micah Miller, Ethan Hollinger, Ella and Emilia Haase, Raleigh, Carter, Camden, and Reagan McLaughlin, Jackson and Nora Miller.

Marian was preceded in death by her grandparents; parents; three brothers, Frank, Dick, and Fred; two sisters, Lucille Archer and Evelyn Cox; her loving husband Jacque; an infant child; and a great-grandchild, Ean Alexander Haase.

Warren Hingst, 59

Warren J. Hingst, 59, a 1976 graduate of Emerson-Hubbard High School, passed away on Jan. 16, 2018.

Warren was born Feb. 20, 1958 to Harvey and Eleanor Hingst. Warren was an avid bicyclist and loved music and his stereo system.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

He is survived by his wife Sandra; children, Jessica Lyons, Karl Hingst, Amanda Lyons, Kristen Hingst and Erik Hingst. Also surviving are his uncles, Don Steinman (Elaine) and Gene Steinman (Mary) both of Emerson and Vern Steinman (Wilma) of Norfolk.

Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 1 at King of Kings Church at 11615 L St., Omaha. Funeral services will be at noon, Friday, Feb. 2 at King of Kings Church followed by Interment at 2 p.m. at Omaha National Cemetery, 14250 Schram Road, Omaha. Military Honors will be given by the Offut Air Force Base Honor Guard.

Memorials should be directed by the family. Heafey, Hoffmann, Dwark and Cutler Funeral Chapter are in charge of the services.

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