- Born: 17 Sep 1938, Nebraska City, Otoe County, Nebraska
- Died: 19 Mar 2002, St. Francis Medical Center in Grand Island, NE at age 63
- Buried: Highland Park Cemetery, Ravenna, NE
RAVENNA -- Herbert 'Herb' Zech, 63, of Ravenna died Tuesday, March 19, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center in Grand Island.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Congregational Church in Ravenna. The Rev. Darrell Holzinger will officiate. Burial will be in Highland Park Cemetery in Ravenna.
Visitation will be from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at the church.
Memorials are suggested to Ravenna Emergency Unit.
Rasmussen Mortuary in Ravenna is in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Zech was born Sept. 17, 1938, in Nebraska City to William and Erna (Thomas) Zech of Julian. He was raised on a farm in the Julian area and graduated from Nebraska City High School in 1955.He married JUDY STRAW on May 30, 1959, in Julian. He farmed in the Nebraska City and Peru area before moving to Ravenna in 1977. He continued to work in the agricultural field.
Survivors include his wife; a daughter and son-in-law, Lori and Jan Carter of Minden; two sons and a daughter-in-law, Brad Zech of Ravenna and Brian and Kim Zech of Nebraska City; 14 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and two brothers and sisters-in-law, Arthur and Helen Zech of Plattsburg, Mo., and Carl and Carol Zech of Smyrna, Tenn.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Birth Date:17 Sep 1938
Death Date:19 Mar 2002
State or Territory Where Number Was Issued: Nebraska
Death Residence LocalitiesZIP Code:68869
Localities: Cherry Creek, Buffalo, Nebraska
Poole, Buffalo, Nebraska
Ravenna, Buffalo, Nebraska
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St Michael, Buffalo, Nebraska
Sweetwater, Buffalo, Nebraska
Herbert married Living