60 Plus in Omaha is the newest addition to the Omaha Magazine publications. It features important issues for the retiring “Baby-Boomer” generation, from active living and style to health care and traveling.

For questions about editorial, contact 60 Plus in Omaha contributing editor Gwen Lemke.

The Kerrs at Omaha Children's Museum

Mary and Tom Kerr

January 1, 2020 · Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Omaha Magazine

Mary Kerr I was born and raised in Omaha and couldn’t wait to go away to college and experience something different and more exciting than home. I had two years in Washington, D.C. and two […]

Joe Taylor with his microphone

Joe Taylor (aka Mr. Memories)

Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Omaha Magazine

I was born March 20, 1935, which makes me 84 at the time of writing this. My hometown is Middleton, New York, but four years in the Air Force brought me to the Midwest–Minnesota and […]

Marian Leary at home

Marian Leary

Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Omaha Magazine

A few years back, I asked my doctor what his advice would be for growing old and staying healthy. He smiled, and, quoting an old bromide said, “Choose your parents wisely.” Which may have been […]

Hal and Mary Daub at home

Hal and Mary Daub

Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Omaha Magazine

The chance to be a bit philosophical is, in and of itself, challenging. Mary and I have a great marriage. We are each other’s best friends. We share everything. At ages 78 plus and 73-plus–for […]

the Vesparados club members

The Vespa Club

Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Omaha Magazine

Above photo, from left: Bill Bucy, George Perlebach, Gil Cohen, Kathy Anthes, and Spencer Jacobs. Bill Bucy I am 71 years old–or as Jack Benny might say, “39 for 32 years.” Most of those years […]

Gwen Lemke 2020

Prime Time 2020

Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Omaha Magazine

This is the third year for “Prime Time,” and do we ever have beautiful, handsome, and fun people in the issue—ranging from 62 to 93 years old. These Omaha people are stylish, active, and living life […]

Kathy Cain, horizontal

Kathy Cain

Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Omaha Magazine

“If you hit a wall, climb over it, crawl under it, or dance on top of it.’  -Unknown Two-three, cha-cha-cha, two-three, four and one.  I’ve had a passion for ballroom dancing since taking my first […]

Lynne Purdy standing with jacket, horizontal

Lynne M. Purdy

Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Omaha Magazine

I am 62, but I feel like I am 42. I was born in Omaha and grew up near the now closed St. Richard’s Catholic School in North Omaha, until my parents moved the family […]

Edwin Jochim in his home

Edwin Jochim

Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Omaha Magazine

I am 18 years older than my 1957 T-bird. I’m a “steady Eddie,” meaning I don’t cuss, smoke, or drink. What you see is what you get. I’m a hard worker who is still working […]

Tom Murnan

Thomas Riley Murnan

Posted In: 60 Plus in Omaha, Omaha Magazine

I went to grade school at St. John’s, near Creighton University, and later went to Creighton Prep before attending the university. To pay for college, I worked as a garage door installer at the family […]