Services for Paul J. Uher age 53 of Dodge, NE will be on Tuesday, September 17, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at the St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church in Dodge, NE. Interment will be at a later date. Visitation will be on Monday from 5:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., with a Vigil Service at 7:30 p.m., and will continue on Tuesday one hour prior to the service, both at the church. Minnick Funeral Chapel in Dodge is assisting the family with the arrangements.
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Paul passed away as a result of a motorcycle accident near Clarkson, NE on Saturday, September 7, 2019.
Paul James Uher was born on March 23, 1966 to Richard “Chink” and Darlene (Kluthe) Uher, at his grandparents’ home in Dodge during a blizzard by Dr. Berans, a veterinarian. He was known as the “Blizzard Baby of 1966”. Paul graduated from the 8th grade at St. Wenceslaus Catholic School and later from Dodge High School in 1984.
On June 19, 1987, he married JoDene Karloff. They had two daughters, Amy and Jackie. Paul was a hard worker, working at the West Point Dairy, Howells Elevator and for Walinga Grain Vacs for the last 22 years.
On July 1, 2005, he was united in marriage to Theresa (Miller) Wisnieski at St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church in Dodge. At this time he gained two more children, John and Jayne.
Paul was a member of St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church, was a member of the Dodge Fire Department for 25 years, he always enjoyed the Dodge Demo Derby- either as a participant or more recently as a judge. He also enjoyed hunting, bowling, camping, grilling, running the combine each fall, and generally being outdoors. Paul was always there to lend a helping hand. He loved spending time with his family and friends, especially the time he shared with the grandchildren.
Wife-Theresa of Dodge
Amy and Scott Reiner of Waverly, NE and daughter-Charlotte
Jackie and Jeremiah Schantz of Wisner, NE and children-Boston and Boyd
John and Nichole Wisnieski of Omaha, NE and children-River and Addison
Jayne Wisnieski and Adam Freese of Omaha, NE and daughter-Lennon
Dale Uher of Omaha, NE
Mary Kay and Melvin Kreikemeier of West Point, NE
Ronnie Uher of Deerfield Beach, FL
Randy and Tammy Uher of Dodge, NE
Barb and Dave Wordekemper of Fremont, NE
A host of nieces and nephews also survive Paul.
Paul was preceded in death by his parents, and a sister-in-law-Karen Uher.