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Harold A.

August 2, 1926 – September 26, 2018

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Obituary for Harold A. Schlickbernd

Mass of Christian Burial for Harold A. Schlickbernd age 92 of Beemer, NE will be held on Monday, October 1, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. at the Holy Cross Catholic Church in Beemer, NE with Fr. Vincent Sunguti as celebrant. Interment will be in the Holy Cross Cemetery with Military Honors. Visitation will be on Sunday from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., with a public Wake Service at 7:00 p.m., and will continue on Monday from 9:00 a.m. until the time of the service at the church. Minnick Funeral Home in West Point is handling the arrangements for the family. The family suggest that memorials be directed to Beemer Fire and Rescue or the American Veterans Park in West Point, NE.

Harold passed away on Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at the Colonial Haven Nursing Home in Beemer, NE.

Harold Anthony Schlickbernd was born on August 2, 1926 to William Anthony and Aloysia Stephania (Vandenberg) Schlickbernd, Sr. He attended Cuming Co. Rural School and graduated from Guardian Angels High School in 1944. He served in the U.S. Army Air Corps from February of 1945 to November of 1946 during World War II. After being honorably discharged he returned to Beemer and began farming.

In 1949, he was united in marriage to Phyllis Moore at St. John’s Nepomucene Catholic Church in Howells, NE. In 1959, Harold began serving as a rural mail carrier until 1992, when he retired.

On February 17, 1990, he married Norma (Shadbolt) Mevert at Holy Cross Catholic Church in Beemer, NE

Harold was a member of Holy Cross Catholic Church, where he sang in the choir, he was a 3rd Degree member of Knights of Columbus Council #2272, member of Beemer American Legion Post #159 and West Point V.F.W. Post #4902, was a life member of the DAV (Disabled American Veterans), was a former member of the Rural Route Carriers Association, and had formerly served on the school board at West Point Central Catholic High School.

Harold enjoyed gardening, tending to his marigolds, hunting, fishing, and calling Bingo at the Cuming Co. Fair.

Survivors include-
Wife-Norma Schlickbernd of Beemer, NE
Children and families-
Dennis and Vickie Schlickbernd of Omaha, NE
Briana Oleson and son-Brock
Doug and Diane Schlickbernd of Tekamah, NE
Mike and Sara Schlickbernd and children-Jack & Molly; Mindy and Ryan Wendt and children-Taylor, Tessa, Tatum & Tacie
Randall and Delores Schlickbernd of South Sioux City, NE
Rich and Karen Schlickbernd of Columbus, NE
Kristy and Eric Lantis and children-Katelyn, Joseph & Kade; Stacy and Brad Vogt and children-Cole, Katie & Carl; and Nicki and Justin Karmann
Dan and Stayce Schlickbernd of Tuttle, OK
Karissa Schlickbernd; Alexa and Gideon Devilbiss and children-Abram, Joab & Tobiah; Patrick Schlickbernd and children-Adam & Ares; Lacey Williams; Casey Williams; Taylor and Dylan Mauk; Jordan Schlickbernd; Tori Schlickbernd; and Peyton Schlickbernd
Step-Children and families-
Sally and Dan Jakub of Schuyler, NE
Ryan and Tomomi Reeson and children-Elliot, Megumi, Charles & Oliver; Todd and Jennie Reeson and children-Connor & Camryn; Chad and Ryleigh Reeson and children-Emelia & Noah
Steve Mevert and Julie Haley of Omaha, NE
Dustin Mevert and daughter-Isabella; Kiley and Josh Weitl and daughter Rory
Sister-Mary Alice and Bob Sharp of Rapid City, SD
Sister=in-law-Beata Schlickbernd of Madison, NE
Several nieces and nephews also survive him.

Harold was preceded in death by his parents, wife-Phyllis Schlickbernd, and a brother-William Schlickbernd, Jr.

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First Visitation

When Sunday, September 30th, 2018 3:00pm - 7:00pm
Holy Cross Catholic Church
517 Fraiser St.
Beemer, NE 68716
Additional Information There will be a Wake Service at 7:00 p.m. on Sunday at the church.

Second Visitation

When Monday, October 1st, 2018 9:00am - 10:30am
Holy Cross Catholic Church
517 Fraiser St.
Beemer, NE 68716
Additional Information

Service Information

Monday, October 1st, 2018 10:30am
Holy Cross Catholic Church
517 Fraiser St.
Beemer, NE 68716

Interment Information

Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery
Address Not Available
Beemer, Nebraska