Richard A. “Butch” Bergholz, 63, Lincoln, NE passed away 2/16/17 in Burwell, NE.
Funerals services will be held at 10:00 am Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at Roper & Sons Funeral Home at 4300 ‘O’ Street in Lincoln. Burial will be in Grand Island at 2:30 pm. Visitation will be from 6:00-7:30pm Tuesday, February 21, 2017 at Roper & Sons Funeral Home. Memorials are suggested to Youth Hunting & Mentoring Programs c/o Nebraska Game & Parks. Roper and Sons of Lincoln is in charge of arrangements.
Born 6/11/53 in Grand Island to Don and Erma (Cornelius) Bergholz.
Retired General Foreman BNSF.
Member of St. Mark’s UMC. Many friends in Lincoln, Burwell & Erickson. Avid outdoorsman.
Survivors include wife, Jean; Daughter, Brianna (Jason) Farber, Lincoln; Son, Randall (Sara) Bergholz, Lincoln; Son, Rusty Bergholz, Lincoln; God Son, Jeffrey (Susan) Merchant, Firth; 3 Grandchildren, Harrison, Abby, and Larsen; Sister, Diane (Robert) Martin, Council Bluffs, IA; Sister, Judy Bahensky, Aurora, CO; Brothers, Donald (Debbie) Bergholz, Windsor, CO; Robert (Linda) Bergholz, Lincoln; Michael Bergholz, Grand Island; Nieces, Nephews & Host of Friends; Dogs, Smokey & Sophie.
Preceded in death by Parents, Brother-in-law, Chuck Bahensky.
Condolences online at Roperandsons.com