Tracy Neal Pettit, 65, died on Wednesday, January 15, 2020, at his home.

He was born on October 14, 1954, in Lincoln, Nebraska, the son of Neal and Yvonne (Sindt) Pettit. He married Susan Dingwell on September 25, 1982, in Omaha, Nebraska.

Tracy graduated from Lincoln Northeast High School in 1972. He received his bachelor’s degree in Computer Science through the Engineering College at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. He worked for Lincoln Electric System in Lincoln, and NPPD (Nebraska Public Power District) in Doniphan, Nebraska, before moving to Garden City, Kansas, in 2012. He was currently employed as the EMS/SCADA administrator for Sunflower Electric Power Corporation.

Survivors include his wife, Susan Pettit of Hastings; sons, Andrew (Britni) Pettit of Livingston, Texas, and Ryan (Brittany) Pettit of Vancouver, Washington; and daughter, Amy Pettit of Omaha, Nebraska; sister, Vickie (Ron) Olson of Lincoln, Nebraska; sister-in-law, Sherry Pettit of Omaha, Nebraska; numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.

He was preceded in death by parents; and brother, Scott.

A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, January 25, at First Presbyterian Church, 621 N. Lincoln Ave. in Hastings, Nebraska.

Memorials to the family for designation at a later date.


Recommended for you