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Alvin J  "A. J." Skrivanek, JR
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Alvin John “A. J.” Skrivanek, Jr., age 63 of Stanton, died Wednesday August 2, 2017 at Nebraska Medicine/University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha. He was born January 27, 1954 at Norfolk, Nebraska the son of Alvin and Elsie (Prachyl) Skrivanek, Sr.. The family lived in Stanton and in 1956 they moved to Ennis, Texas. They returned to Stanton to farm in 1964. A. J. attended Stanton County District #19 and graduated Stanton High School in 1972. After graduating he worked as a Brakeman for Chicago Northwestern Railroad for a year. A. J. worked for Farmers Union COOP in Stanton for 2 years.

On March 15, 1973, A. J. married Kathleen Hochstein at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Norfolk. The couple made their home near Stanton and A. J. began farming with his dad. He continued the family farming tradition as he also farmed with his son Cory. A. J. was a member of the Stanton County Volunteer Fire Department Board of Directors since 1991; Former Board member of Stanton Farmers Union COOP for 10 years.

A.J. is survived by his Wife of 44 years, Kathy Skrivanek of Stanton; 1 Daughter Jenny and Waylon Campbell and his Granddaughter Shaylee of Atkinson; Step Granddaughter Rylie Krueger of Norfolk; 1 Sister Eileen and Tim Schafersman of Hooper; Mother-In-Law Phyllis Hochstein of Norfolk; several nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts, uncles and friends.

Preceding him in death are his parents, his son Cory on July 6, 2017 and father-in-law Jerome Hochstein.

GRAVESIDE Service Information:
GRAVESIDE SERVICES: Stanton Cemetery – Stanton, NE
Date: Monday August 7, 2017 – 10:30 A.M.
Interment: Stanton Cemetery – Stanton, NE
Visitation: 4 - 8 P.M. Sunday at St. Peter’s Catholic Church in Stanton under the direction of Shultz-Vogel-Johnson Mortuary of Stanton.
Officiating: Reverend Father Jerry Connealy
Pallbearers: Don Carroll Loren Carroll Dale Hekrdle Robert Kment David Kment Rod Dirkschneider Brad Dirkschneider Justin Brester
Honorary Pallbearers: Stanton County Volunteer Rural Fire Board; The Class of 1972

Questions? Please call 402-402-439-2109.

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4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
St. Peter's Catholic Church

1510 Ivy Street
Stanton, NE 68779





10:30 AM
Stanton Cemetery - Graveside Services

83698 highway 57
Stanton, NE 68779

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Stanton Cemetery

83698 highway 57
Stanton, NE 68779


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