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To all of the friends of Bill Wilson who have gone up to the meetings in the sky... you will be missed!  Save a seat for us! 

If any family members disapprove of having their loved ones posted on this site, please contact and we will remove their obituary from this site.  This is meant to be an honor to our friends who have left this world for the next one.  Thank you.

Patricia "Pat" Margaret Hipwell:

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Donald L. Wallman, 74, Lincoln, died Monday (5/8/06):


Donald L. Wallman, 74, Lincoln, died Monday (5/8/06). Retired chief master sergeant, U.S. Air Force; received Bronze Star, five good conduct medals; served in Vietnam. Member of First Evangelical Free Church; 38-year member of AA; enjoyed building and flying remote-controlled airplanes.

Survivors: former wife, Norma Jean Wallman, Lincoln; daughter, son-in-law, Janet Wallman and William Sylvester, Lincoln; sons, daughter-in-law, Ronald Wallman, Norman, Okla., Alan Wallman, Port St. Lucie, Fla., Gary and Beth Wallman, Papillion, Steven Wallman, Atlanta; grandchildren, Matt Wallman, Sarah Martin and husband Matthew, Nathan Wallman and wife Katie, Adam Wallman, Rachel Wallman, Joshua Wallman; great-grandchildren, Kennedy Wallman, Brady Wallman; sister-in-law, Carol Wallman, Firth; nieces; nephews. Preceded in death by: parents, Louie and Sophina; brother, Loren; granddaughter, Dana Faye Wallman.

- Information from the Lincoln Journal-Star. 


Patrich "Pat" Hamlin, 56, Lincoln, died Tuesday (1/3/06):



Patrich "Pat" Hamlin  
Patrich "Pat" Hamlin, 56, Lincoln, died Tuesday (1/3/06) in Lincoln. Born, Hayes, Kan. (9/14/49), to Raymond and Elizabeth (Hagel) Hamlin. Served, U.S. Army, Vietnam. Married, Duluth, Minn. (1/18/86), to Bonnie Sue King. Employed as a biomedical technician repairing X-ray equipment. Lifetime member: ABATE; AA. Also belonged to: VFW Post 305, American Legion; Disabled American Veterans.

Survivors: wife, Bonnie; son, Sean and wife Miyuki Hamlin, Osaka, Japan; daughters, Shelia and husband Ronald Burdock, Jamie and husband Ryan Treat, all Lincoln; father, Raymond and wife Jean Hamlin, Wetmore, Kan.; sister, Colleen Hamlin and special friend Suzanne Walters, Richardson, Texas; brothers, Mark and wife Margaret Hamlin, Duluth, Terry and wife Julie Hamlin, Minnesota ; stepbrothers, Bruce and wife Bonnie Peterson, Raymond Peterson, all Minnesota; grandchildren, Troy and Emilee Burdock, Kayla Treat, all Lincoln, Lisa Hamlin, Osaka. Preceded in death by: mother; brother, Mike.

Services: 11 a.m. Friday, Wyuka Funeral Home, 3600 O St. Reception with family, 5-8 p.m. today, with 7 p.m. rosary, funeral home. Memorials to family.

Published in the Lincoln Journal Star on 1/5/2006.


Sober since 1978, big in the AA program, primarily his home group at A Street & Folsom Ave. - Wild West A. Wayne sponsored many, many individuals. He'd been battling lung cancer since July 2003. He passed away at night on 3 November 2005 at age 70. He was a funny, funny guy and we will miss him.



OBITUARY: Loving Husband, Loving Father & Good Friend, 70, of Lincoln. Died Thursday - 11/3 in Lincoln. Born; June 21, 1935 in Litchfield, Ne. to Harry F. and Lorena (Robey) Haller. Married Rose Marie Branch on June 20, 1959 in Mexico, Missouri.
Naval Aviator Honorably discharged in 1963. Graduate of Litchfield High School, attended Kearney State College and Wesleyan University. Graduated from the University of Nebraska Lincoln. Worked as an Architect for the NE. Dept. of Roads and the State of NE. Longtime member of the Christain Motorcycle Fellowship.
His passions were, motorcycles, football, reading and design.
VISITATION: Visitation will be Monday from 2-8PM with a 7:00 PM Rosary with family receiving friends from 6-8 PM at WYUKA Funeral Home.
SERVICE: Funeral services will be 10:00 AM Tuesday November 8, 2005 at WYUKA Funeral Home Chapel with Fr. Joel Panzer officiating.
FAMILY: Survived by his wife: Rose Marie of Lincoln. Daughter & Son in Law: Diann and Harry Kroos of Lincoln. Sons: Bruce F. Haller of Omaha; Brad F. Haller of Lincoln; and Michael D. Haller of Phoenix, AZ. Grandchildren; Harrison, Anna & Brandon. Preceded by his parents.
CEMETERY: Private Family Interment
MEMORIALS: In Care of Matt Talbot Kitchen or North American Martyrs Catholic Church.

Joseph E. Uridil III, 55, Lincoln, died Saturday, (6/4/05):


Joseph E. Uridil III  

Joseph E. Uridil III, 55, Lincoln, died Saturday, (6/4/05).

Services: 10:30 a.m. 7 June 2005, Wyuka Funeral Home, 3600 O St. Graveside services: 3 p.m. 7 June 2005, Parkview Cemetery, Hastings. Memorials: family.

Published in the Lincoln Journal Star on 6/7/2005.

Joe served our Country in the Navy during the Vietnam War and he had 20 years of Sobriety. 


Carl B. Oestmann

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Carl B. Oestmann, 61, Lincoln, died Monday (2/28/05). Born, Auburn. Operations manager, Service Master.

Survivors: wife, Jeanne; daughter, GiGi Oestmann, Lincoln; sons, Carl D., John, both Lincoln; brother, Ross, Bloomfield; several grandchildren.

Memorial services: 1:30 p.m. Thursday, AA meeting room, 2748 S St. Memorials to the family through Tier One Bank. No visitation. Roper & Sons Funeral Home, 4300 O St.

Published in the Lincoln Journal Star on 3/2/2005.

In Loving Memory of our Friend, Jim May:





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Karen Ann - You added a lot of laughter to our meetings with your great sense of humor. We miss you!

Alabama, Dr. Bob, Ralph Fox, Mickey Stewart, Cecelia Robinson, Larry Stratmeier, and Amy Wedstedd - the spellings may be off. We miss all of you! If the spellings are different...please let us know. If you have an obituary or more information on any of these friends of Bill, please send it to us.

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