Sunday, July 17, 2016
News Roundup: Two Dorchester Ladies Celebrate Milestones 100 Years Apart
Dorchester's Josie Slama Turns 100: Dorchester's own Josie Slama turned 100 earlier this month. Born to Frank and Christie (Sipek) Belohlavy on a farm near Pleasant Hill, Josie married Joe Slama in May 1939. They had two sons, Richard and Gene, four grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. If you'd like to surprise Josie with a birthday card, it can be sent to: Josie Slama, 1540 Grove Street, Crete, NE 68333. No gifts please.
Barleys Have Baby Girl: Dorchester's Sam (Staley) and L.J. Barley are the newest parents in Dorchester after Sam gave birth to a baby girl at Bryan in Lincoln. Kyra Ann Barley was born July 12 at 3:21 a.m., weighing 7 lbs., 11 oz.
Mary Nerud Passes: Mary K. Nerud, 54, of Lincoln, passed away July 10, 2016. Daughter of the late James and Eileen Nerud. Graveside service was held Thursday, July 14, at Dorchester Cemetery, Dorchester. Memorials to family for future designation. Arrangements entrusted to Kuncl Funeral Home. Condolences at kunclfh.com.