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Gary Lee Nienhueser, age 61, of Benedict, NE passed away on Monday, March 26, 2012 at Lincoln, NE. He was born October 25, 1950 at York, NE to Erwin and Dorothy (Graff) Nienhueser. He was united in marriage to Vicky Wittgren on August 2, 1970 at York. Gary farmed in the Benedict area for his entire life. He loved farming and was happiest when he could pass that love of farming onto his children and grandchildren. He loved spending time with his family especially his grandchildren. Gary also enjoyed socializing with friends and neighbors. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather and will be missed by all who knew him.

Left to cherish his memory are his wife Vicky of Benedict; sons, Corey (Ellison) Nienhueser of Stromsburg, NE, Craig (Dawn) Nienhueser of Benedict, Travis (Lorelei) of Wichita, KS; daughter Amy (Mike) Williams of Maywood, NE; mother Dorothy Nienhueser of York, NE; brother Terry (Sue) Nienhueser of York; sisters, Sandy (Randy) Doremus) of York, and Cheryl Nienhueser of Houston, TX, mother-in-law Eileen Wittgren of York.

Grandchildren include Taylor, Treyton, Talia, and Treven Nienhueser of Stromsburg, Austin Nienhueser of Benedict, Jacob, Connor, Raegan, and Michael Williams of Maywood, and Kaden Nienhueser of Wichita. Also surviving are special friends Amy and Michael Powell who were like grandchildren to Gary as well as a host of relatives and friends. Gary was preceded in death by his father and father-in-law.

Funeral services were held Thursday, March 29, 2012 at Emmanuel Lutheran Church in York with the Reverend Mike Neidow officiating. Burial followed in York’s Greenwood Cemetery. Memorials may be directed to the family for later designation.

Condolences may be emailed to Metz Mortuary Messages will be given to the family.