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Sheryl Mederise Park

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Sheryl Mederise Park, 68, passed on Friday, March 26, 2021 at her home in Lincoln, surrounded by her loving family. She was born on April 8, 1952 in Vermillion, SD. Her family moved to Omaha, where Sheryl grew up with her two sisters and two brothers.  In 1970 she graduated from Papillion High School.

Sheryl married James Harvey Park in May of 1975. They had a family of two boys and a daughter.  Sheryl completed her college degree in her 40’s, graduating from Southeast Community College with an Accounting Degree. She eventually worked at State Farm as an accountant until she retired in 2012.  Sheryl had a zest for life. She enjoyed spending time with friends and family, especially her grandchildren. She loved to travel, including her many trips to DisneyWorld and Las Vegas. She also enjoyed playing cards and other games with family and friends.

Sheryl is survived by her husband James Park, Lincoln; her children,  Richard Park(Son), Thomas Park(Son) and Amanda, Melissa(Daughter) and Bryan McConkey, two brothers, two sisters, eight grandchildren, and four great grandchildren.

Celebration of Life to be held in the future.

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Funeral Home assisting is Aspen Mortuary, 4822 Cleveland Avenue, Lincoln, NE 68504. To view an on-line obituary or email condolences please visit Aspen Mortuary’s website at www.aspenaftercare.com.

Jane Prochaska

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From Lincoln, Nebraska.

Born on August 24, 1951.

Passed away on March 20, 2021.

Service information pending.

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Funeral Home assisting is Aspen Mortuary, 4822 Cleveland Avenue, Lincoln, NE 68504. To view an on-line obituary or email condolences please visit Aspen Mortuary’s website at www.aspenaftercare.com.

Judith Ann Putty

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From Lincoln, Nebraska

Born on June 17, 1942.

Passed away on February 17, 2021.

No service.

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Funeral Home assisting is Aspen Mortuary, 4822 Cleveland Avenue, Lincoln, NE 68504. To view an on-line obituary or email condolences please visit Aspen Mortuary’s website at www.aspenaftercare.com.

Ralph Benny Patras

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From Plainview, Nebraska.

Born on February 19, 1928.

Passed away on February 4, 2021.

Private service to be held in the future.

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Funeral Home assisting is Aspen Mortuary, 4822 Cleveland Avenue, Lincoln, NE 68504. To view an on-line obituary or email condolences please visit Aspen Mortuary’s website at www.aspenaftercare.com.

Chris Lee Peterson

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Born March 25, 1963.
Passed away January 8, 2021.

Born in Aurora, Chris spent his early years in Colorado with his father – Dennis, his mother- Twyla and brother -Troy.

During his teen age years, Chris moved to Lincoln, Nebraska with his mother and step father Martin Terry where he attended South East High School and Southeast Community College.

Chris returned to Denver after college and Chris’s son, Ryan Peterson was born in 1988.

Upon returning to Lincoln with his family, Chris began working at Burlington Northern. He worked for over 20 years as a diesel machinist in Sheridan, Wyoming and Lincoln, Nebraska.

Chris had many hobbies and interests including working on cars, fixing up guitars and building model cars. He loved go cart racing and spent many weekends racing and working on go carts with his brother, Troy and his son, Ryan.

Chris loved all things Harley and Ford Mustang. He was an avid Sprint car racing fan. His favorite World of Outlaws driver was Steve Kinser.

Chris, along with his brother, mother, step father and son, was a loyal Bronco fan. He never missed a game.

Cheryl Stice lived with Chris in South Lincoln. Chris, Cheryl and his mother, Twyla, enjoyed going to garage sales and resale shops looking for toys. Chris spent his free time working on his many hobbies and projects including fixing toys he found for under privileged children.

Chris enjoyed fishing. At local rural ponds he fished with friends and in Missouri with his mom and stepfather and girlfriend, Cheryl.

Chris had a great sense of humor. He always had a joke ready and loved to make people laugh. Chris Lee Peterson had a good heart and will be missed.

Chris is survived by his son, Ryan and daughter-in-law, Amanda, his mother and step father , Twyla and Martin Terry, his father, Dennis Peterson. His brother and sister-in-law, Troy Peterson and Aeloa Delany and his girlfriend, Cheryl Stice and her children and grandchildren.

No service at this time.

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Funeral Home assisting is Aspen Mortuary, 4822 Cleveland Avenue, Lincoln, NE 68504. To view an on-line obituary or email condolences please visit Aspen Mortuary’s website at www.aspenaftercare.com.