obituaries

Omaha
1:34 pm
Thu July 31, 2014

Interim leaders named for United Way of Midlands

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Interim leaders have been named to lead the United Way of the Midlands after the death of its 47-year-old CEO, Karen Bricklemyer.

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Omaha
2:28 pm
Wed July 30, 2014

United Way CEO dies; was hospitalized for heart condition

United Way of the Midlands President and CEO Karen Bricklemyer has died.

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Nebraska
7:53 am
Tue February 18, 2014

Cabela's co-founder Richard Cabela dies at 77

SIDNEY, Neb. (AP) — One of the co-founders of outdoor outfitter Cabela's has died at the age of 77.

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Government
9:05 am
Fri November 1, 2013

Former Nebraska Rep. John McCollister dies at 92

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Former Rep. John Y. McCollister, who defeated a sitting congressman to win office and later gave Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel his first Washington job, has died at age 92.

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Omaha
1:46 pm
Mon September 9, 2013

Philanthropist Suzanne Scott dies

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha philanthropist Suzanne Scott, whose name adorns many prominent projects alongside her husband Walter, has died.

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