Catherine "Cathy" John, age 58, of Hendley, Nebraska died Friday, July 27, 2012 at Cambridge Memorial Hospital at Cambridge, Nebraska.  She was born January 2, 1954 at LaJunta, Colorado to Edward & Virginia (Jones) Rains.

She grew up in LaJunta, Colorado  and graduated from Sharon Springs High School in 1972.  She attended Ft Hays State University  at Hays, Kansas for a year following high school graduation.  She married Terry John on May 1, 1976 at Levant, Kansas.  They farmed North of Colby, Kansas for awhile as well at Oakley, Kansas.  They moved to Hendley, Nebraska in 1990, she worked for Hoffman's Inc for a while, then Ag Valley for 2 years.  She became City Clerk of Beaver City in 2000 and Wilsonville City Clerk in 2006.  She enjoyed gardening, sewing, reading and volunteering for  different projects, including the carnival for the Furnas County Fair each year.

She was a member of Beaver City Lion's Club, Haag Society, Furnas County Lions Carnival Charity and League of Municipalities.

She was preceded in death by her Parents and three Brothers.

Survivors include:  Husband Terry of Hendley, Nebraska

                           Two Sons:  Dustyn of Hastings, Nebraska and Claytyn of Beaver City, Nebraska.

                             Sister:  Barbara Fischer of Wilson, Kansas

No viewing or visitation will be held as cremation was chosen.   Memorial services will be Saturday, August 4, 2012 at 10 AM at Beaver City Community Building in Beaver City, Nebraska with Pastor Bill Weaver, officiating.

Condolences or personal reflections can be left at

Wenburg Funeral Home of Beaver City, Nebraska in charge of arrangements.