About Us

Lyle and Jennie Green of O’Neill, Nebraska took a leap in faith.  In 1954 they answered a request from the Mitchell Merchants to start a bakery in their Western Nebraska Panhandle  town.  Mom and Dad moved their young family (Dick, 9; LouEtta, 5; and Donnie, 10 months) across the state …

Lyle and Jennie Green

Our Family

The Green family

Lyle Green
Lyle Mervin Green

5-22-1913 — 1-26-1996

Lyle Mervin Green, 82, of North Platte, Neb. Died Friday, Jan. 26, 1996, at Great Plains Regional Medical Center in North Platte. He was born May 22, 1913, at Bliss, Neb. to John and Mina Harkins Green.  He grew up and attended school through the sixth grade at Ewing, Neb.  He graduated from high school at O’Neill, Neb. in 1931.  He worked odd jobs during the Depression until going to work for M and M Bakery in O’Neill, where he learned to bake.

Client’s Testimonials

My grandma, Nina Houser used to work at the bakery. My favorite childhood memories are of the bakery. I think everything made there was delicious. Thanks so much for doing this and preserving your parents memories.

You are very kind to post these recipes. The bakery was outstanding and your folks were wonderful.

My grandma, Lois Harder, made this divinity and it was delicious! ❤️

Thank you so much for doing this. My best memories of my childhood are walking to Main Street and going to the bakery. Oh those wonderful smells. I can’t wait to try the recipes.