Oct. 17, 1923--Jan. 12, 2006
HOLBROOK -- Robert Eugene Stevens, 82, died Thursday (Jan. 12, 2006) at Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney.
He was born Oct. 17, 1923, in Beatrice to Evan C. and Agnes M. (Osscowski) Stevens. He attended school in Beatrice.
He married Vera I. Hermle in Beatrice in September 1948.
He worked as a truck driver and crane operator, living in various towns in Nebraska. In 1986, the couple retired to Holbrook.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Vera in 2002; brothers, Donald and Gerald Stevens Sr.; and a sister, Patricia Gehl.
Survivors include a brother, William and wife, Patricia Stevens of Bellevue, Fla.; a sister, Gloria and husband, Ed Johnson of Madison Heights, Va.; and three sisters-in-law, Pearl Kelly of Beatrice, Pat Stevens of Holbrook and Nikki Stevens of Iowa.
Private inurnment will take place at a later date.
Notes of condolence can be left at www.wenburgfuneralhome.com.
Wenburg Funeral Home of Arapahoe is in charge of arrangements.