Kelly Patterson (7 Dec 1957- 1 Feb 2023)

Graduated with the class of 1976.

Maiden Name: Nelson


Christine Jean Mueller, 65, of Lexington, Nebraska, passed away on Monday, December 19, 2022, in her home surrounded by her loving family.

She was born on October 22, 1957, in North Platte, Nebraska to Albert and Shirley (Allen) Nelson. Christine lived in Lexington her whole life and graduated from Lexington High School with the class of 1976. On August 20, 1977, Christine married Tim McGuire. To this union, Amanda was born. Their marriage would later end in divorce. On May 30, 1987, Christine found love again and married Blaine Mueller in the Lexington Presbyterian Church. To this union, Alaina was born.

Christine was a long-time girl scout leader and league bowler. She loved doing crafts, going on the junk jaunt, gardening and working on her flower beds. Christine held many jobs during her life. She worked at her father’s meat market, was an aide in the nursing home and was a paraprofessional for children with special needs in the Lexington Public Schools. She loved helping people. She would take care of the elderly when they needed assistance.

Christine was preceded in death by her parents, Al and Shirley Nelson; sister, Dianna Bamrick; brother-in-law, Rod Bamrick and nephew, Patrick Bamrick.

Those left to celebrate her life are her husband, Blaine; daughters, Amanda (Arturo) Zamudio and Alaina (Robert) Herrington; grandchildren, Andrew, Anthony, and Aspyn Zamudio.

Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, December 28, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. at the First Presbyterian Church in Lexington, Nebraska with Reverend Eddie Mariel officiating. The service will be live streamed via the First Presbyterian Church website at

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, December 27, 2022, from 5-7 p.m. at Reynolds-Love Funeral Home in Lexington.

Memorials are kindly suggested to the First Presbyterian Church or the Girl Scouts.

Reynolds-Love Funeral Home in Lexington is honored to be assisting the family with arrangements. Please share online condolences with the family by visiting:


Reg A. Malcom, 64, of Lincoln, passed away Wednesday, December 7, 2022. He was born on January 2, 1958, in New Braunfels, TX to Donald and Wilma Malcom.

He is survived by wife, Sue; children, Nicole (Romie) Brown, Michal Naumann, Phillip (Laura) Malcom; 8 grandchildren; mother, Wilma Malcom; siblings, Rachelle (Jay) Housh, Becky (Jeff) Oldenettel, several nieces and nephews.

Reg is preceded in death by his father Donald Malcom.

Funeral Service will be held 11 AM, Thursday, December 15, 2022, at Colonial Chapel Funeral Home, 5200 R Street.

Visitation will be held 1 hour prior to service.

Memorials may be designated to a charity of your choice.

Condolences may be left online at

It is with deep sorrow that we announce the death of Steven Guy Maya of Glenrock, Wyoming, born in Lexington, Nebraska, who passed away on October 29, 2022, at the age of 64, leaving to mourn family and friends. Leave a sympathy message to the family in the guestbook on this memorial page of Steven Guy Maya to show support.

He was predeceased by : his parents, Jose "Joe" Maya and Permela "Jane" Barnes; his step-father Ray Barnes; his uncle Guy Maya; and his niece Tara Barnes.

He is survived by : his significant other Suzan Thorne of Glenrock; his siblings, Brenda Whenes (Dave), Michael Barnes, Marlana "Annie" Saulsbury and Julie Hagen (Kevin); his daughters, Tiffany Maya (Liz), Stephanie Finch (Jeff) and Cierra Stencil (Jeremy); his grandchildren, Kylen, Zoey, Mackenzie, Tristan and Jessi; and his pets, Taz, Tubbs, Ick, Over, Steve, Casper, Laramie and Wheatland.


Steven Dwayne Nelson, 64 of Kearney passed away Sunday, July 3, 2022 at his home in Kearney.

Steve was born November 20, 1957 in Broken Bow, Nebraska to Murland Dwayne “Swede” and Betty R. (Simonton) Nelson.

Steve graduated from Lexington High School with the class of 1976. After graduation he lived in Kearney where he was employed by Stanel Sound, did construction work and worked at the Viaero Center in Kearney before health problems forced him to retire.

Steve enjoyed playing the drums and was a member of the Side Street Boys for many years. He also enjoyed riding his Harley and always had a dog companion by his side.

Steve is survived by his mother, Betty Nelson of Lexington, one sister, Mickie and husband Jim Kircher of Littleton, CO. one niece, Jennifer (Blake) Michelson, one nephew, James (Melissa) Kircher and their children, Bowen and Lawson and his faithful dog, AnnaLew.

He was preceded in death by his father, “Swede” Nelson, grandparents, aunts, uncles and cousins.

A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, July 9, 2022 at 1:00 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church in Lexington with Reverend Eddie Mariel, officiating.

Inurnment will be in the Greenwood Cemetery at Lexington prior to the memorial service.

Memorials in lieu of flowers are suggested to the Kearney Animal Shelter, 3205 US 30 in Kearney.

Reynolds-Love Funeral Home in Lexington is honored to be assisting the family with arrangements.  Please share online condolences with the family by visiting: