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
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”
The family considers all of
Harvey’s relatives and friends as honorary 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.