A long-time board member for Beatrice Public Schools, Steve Winter, passed away on Monday, Feb. 22 at Bryan East Hospital of Lincoln at the age of 73.
Winter was born on March 23, 1947 in Beatrice, and graduated from Beatrice High School in 1965. He attended Pershing College in Beatrice and then Tarkio College in Tarkio, Mo., where he received an education degree.
Winter taught social studies at Southern High School for two years before for Al Sederberg at Uhl’s Sporting Goods, and then started the Steve Winter Insurance Agency for National Farmers Insurance, retiring in 2013. He served on numerous boards including Main Street, Beatrice Country Club, and the YMCA, and was on the Beatrice Board