Harvey L. Thaut, 74, of Blue Hill, Nebraska, passed away on May 28, 2019, at Mary Lanning Healthcare in Hastings, Nebraska.
Private family graveside service will take place on Saturday, July 6, with a celebration of life at 1 p.m. at Lincoln Park in Hastings, with lunch and refreshments. Memorials can be directed to the family. Private condolences may be sent to the family at www.mertenbutlermortuary.com. Merten-Butler Mortuary in Blue Hill is in charge of arrangements.
Harvey was born on July 21, 1944, to Carl and Beulah (Martin) Thaut in Hastings where he attended elementary and high school. In August 1972 he married Pauline (Snyder) Thaut and lived in the Roseland area, later moving to Rosemont. Harvey was a welder by trade working many years for LCL and Matt Friends. After retirement he was employed by Big G. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, gardening and spending time with family and friends.
Harvey is survived by his wife, Pauline of Blue Hill; daughter, Sandra Kothe of Blue Hill; grandson, Michael Weber of Grand Island; granddaughter, Ashley Reinwalt of Blue Hill; great-grandson, Aiden; one sister, Connie Rombeck of Campbell, California; two brothers, Jerry (Janice) Thaut of Cape Fair, Missouri and Kenneth (Diana) Thaut of Montrose, Colorado.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and a brother-in-law, Chuck Rombeck.