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Bernard Nemechek

November 3, 1928 ~ October 29, 2019 (age 90)

Obituary

Tribune, Kansas resident Bernard (Bernie) Nemechek, 90, passed away on October 29, 2019 at the Greeley County Long Term Care in Tribune, KS.

He was born on November 3, 1928 in Ellis, KS to parents Frank and Regina Nemecek who have preceded him in death. He married Joyce L. Smith on May 22, 1948 in Sharon Springs, KS. He is survived by his children Trudy and John Thorburn, Buffalo, WY, Brent and Beth Nemechek, Tribune, KS, and Blake and Carmelle Nemechek, Colorado Springs, CO, seven grandchildren, Ryan and Nicole Thorburn, Jenna Thorburn, Amy and Pete Michalczyk, Rhett Thorburn, Nick and Jenifer Nemechek, Andrew Nemechek, Cody Nemechek and eight great grandchildren, Madelyn, Gabrielle, Addison, Hayden, Peyton, Rylee, Harper and Hadley. 

Preceding him in death also were his sisters; Rose Martino, Mary Blackburn, and brothers; Joe, Frank and Ernest Nemechek.

Bernie was a long time business man in Tribune, KS. He owned and operated Southside Service and retired to Sun City, Arizona where he a Joyce lived for many years.  Following a long and wonderful retirement in Arizona, Bernie and Joyce decided to return to Tribune due to declining health.  He was a member of the United Methodist Church in Sun City and the United Methodist Church in Tribune. He volunteered for his church as well as many Sun City community projects.

 

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Services

Memorial Graveside Service
Monday
November 4, 2019

11:00 AM
Greeley County Cemetery
Hwy 27
Tribune, KS 67879

Donations

Greeley County Longterm Care
and may be left at the services or mailed to Koons-Russell Funeral Home, 211 N. Main Ave., Goodland KS 67735

Tribune United Methodist Church
and may be left at the services or mailed to Koons-Russell Funeral Home, 211 N. Main Ave., Goodland KS 67735

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