Sept. 17, 1930 – Feb. 12, 2018
Donald Eugene Bornemeier, 87, gained his victory on Feb. 12, 2018. He went to be with Jesus while surrounded by family at his home in Murdock.
Don was born on Sept. 17, 1930, to Alwin and Mathilda (Poppe) Bornemeier in Murdock. He graduated high school in 1949 and in June of 1952 married Pat Christner. Army Sergeant Bornemeier served during the Korean War as a mechanic doing maintenance and training. In 1955, he and his family came home to Murdock, where he got to work farming and drilling water wells.
He is preceded in death by his parents and is survived by his wife Pat; sister, Sharon (Rod) Heim of Lincoln; daughters, Cindy (Bill) Farewell of Lincoln, Deb (Tony) Snyder of Murdock, Andrea (Tarie Hoverman) Bornemeier of Beatrice; son, Daniel (Brenda) Bornemeier of Murdock; seven grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren, in addition to cousins, nieces, nephews, many friends, and three quarters of the wells in Southeast Nebraska.
Service will be held at 10 a.m. on Feb. 24 at Ebenezer United Methodist Church in Murdock. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to Ebenezer United Methodist Church.