Charles Osmera - 12 Sep 1973, Columbus Telegram, Nebraska
CSMERA - A long tune resident of the David City- Ulysses area, Charles Osmera, 78, of David City, died Tuesday at the David City Hospital. Services will be 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Mary Church in David City with Msgr. A. J. Lisko officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. The body will lie in state S-9 p.m. today at Knott Funeral Home, David City, where a parish wake will be held at o p.m. today. Bom Feb. 14, 1895 i n Nebraska, he was the son of John and Mary Rejda Osmera and was married to Katie Cermak Nov. 19, 1907 i n Bramard. He farmed in Butler County until retiring 25 years ago and moving into David City. Survivors include his widow': two sons, Gerald of Ulysses, Edward of Surprise; a brother. Tony Osmera of David City; a sister, Mrs. Frances Pecka of Bruno; and two grandchildren. His parents, six brothers and two sisters preceded him in death.