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Ray Frosh

April 16, 1934 — August 29, 2020

Ray Allan Frosh age 86 of Gothenburg, NE passed away Saturday, August 29, 2020. Ray was born on April 16, 1934 to Fred and Lenore (DeWitt) Frosh on his parent’s farm in rural Northeast Lincoln County, Nebraska. Ray worked on the farm milking cows, when his parents retired, he moved with them to Gothenburg. Ray joined the American Lutheran Church and was baptized. He mowed lawns and cleaned houses. He was known as “Smiley” to the Gothenburg residents. Ray moved to Off Broadway in Broken Bow in 2002, later moved to Golden Living in Broken Bow and then to Emerald Care in Cozad, NE.

Ray was preceded in death by his parents Fred and Lenore (DeWitt) Frosh, brothers Lloyd, Beryl and George Frosh, sisters Lucille Lucerno, Margie (Dan) Grafton, Lois (Leon) Clevenger, and brother-in-law John L. Johnson.

Ray is survived by three sisters, Louella (Curt) Connolly, Ruth (Larry) Ross and Betty Johnson, two sisters-in-law Gayle Frosh, and Kathy Frosh, many special nephews, nieces and great nephews, and nieces.

Graveside service with burial will be held Thursday, September 3, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. at the Arnold Cemetery at Arnold, NE with Rev. Ben Eickhoff officiating. Memorials are suggested to Great Plains Hospice or Donors Choice. A visitation will be held Wednesday, September 2, 2020 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. at the Arnold Funeral Home in Arnold, NE. Arnold Funeral Home/Govier Brothers Mortuary are in charge of arrangements. An online guest book may be signed at



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