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Harvey Brasch age 89

Posted: 18 February, 2013

Services for Harvey Brasch age 89 of Wayne will be held at Our Savior Lutheran Church in Wayne on Wednesday February 20, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. He passed away Sunday at Careage of Wayne. Visitation will be held on Tuesday  from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Hasemann Funeral Home in Wayne with family present. Officiate Rev. Bob Oleson. Interment will be at Greenwood Cemetery in Wayne.  Memorials may be directed to the family.

In Loving Memory
(Age 89) Harvey Brasch  (Of Wayne)
March 11, 1923               Bloomfield, Nebraska
Entered Into Rest
February 17, 2013                  Wayne, Nebraska
(Careage of Wayne)
A Christian Service
Our Savior Lutheran Church
Wayne, Nebraska
Wednesday      11:00 a.m.      February 20, 2013
Rev. Bob Oleson
“How Great Thou Art”                    “Amazing Grace”
“What A Friend We Have In Jesus”  “In The Garden”
Mark Kanitz
Honorary Pallbearers
The family considers all of
Harvey’s relatives and friends as honorary pallbearers.
.Active Pallbearers
Katherine Chan                        Elizabeth Zillier
Kyle Brasch   Kevin Brasch   Kelly Brasch   Jason Brasch 
Greenwood Cemetery Wayne, Nebraska
May Be Directed To The Family
    Harvey Ervin Henry Brasch was born March 11, 1923, on a farm near Bloomfield to Ervin and Anna (Hammer) Brasch. He was baptized and confirmed at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church in Bloomfield.  He attended School District 106. Harvey married Mardell Lindblad May 17, 1945.  The couple farmed northwest of Bloomfield where their four children were born.  In 1962, the couple moved to Norfolk and then to Wayne in 1964.  Harvey and Mardell owned and operated Wayne Monument Company in Wayne until their retirement in 1984.  Harvey married Marian (Test) Nelsen January 14, 1995, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Wayne. Harvey was a member and officer of Izaak Walton League, a former city council member, treasurer and leader of Webelos / Boy Scouts, treasurer of School District 106, and an usher at Redeemer Lutheran Church in Wayne.  Harvey served as an assistant fire chief with the Wayne Volunteer Fire Department for many years.  
    Harvey is survived by his children, Shirel (Jerry) Zillier of  Bismark, ND; Jerry (LaNae) Brasch of Lincoln, Jimmy (Helen) Brasch of Omaha; step-daughter, Susanne (Larry) Sunderman of Pender; step-daughter-in-law, Jennifer Nelsen of Wayne; eight grandchildren; ten step-grandchildren; fifteen great-grandchildren; ten step-great-grandchildren; six great-great grandchildren; and a sister, Bernice (Glen) Kumm of Norfolk;  and nieces and nephews.
    Harvey was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Mardell in 1993; wife, Marian in 2011; a daughter, Susan; a step-son, Stanley Nelsen; a brother, Harry Brasch; sisters, Mabel Tangeman and Margaret Hollister.
    Harvey’s family appreciates your thoughts and kindness and invites you to lunch in the church fellowship hall following the committal service.


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