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Daniel P. Makousky
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Daniel Paul Makousky, age 60 of Howells, died Thursday June 1, 2017 at Stanton Health Center in Stanton. He was born December 26, 1956 at Schuyler, Nebraska the son of Leonard and Frances (Klima) Makousky. He was a 1975 graduate of Clarkson High School and briefly attended Milford Technical School in Milford, NE. After leaving school he returned to farm with his parents.

He was longtime caretaker and sexton of Old Zion Presbyterian Cemetery near Howells. He was a member of New Zion Presbyterian Church near Clarkson. Dan enjoyed fishing on the Colorado River with his sister and brother-in-law and at his cousins cabin at Morse Bluffs, loved to hunt and going to farm sales, he also enjoyed driving around with his friends in the country crop checking.

Dan is survived by his mother Frances Makousky of Stanton; 3 Siblings Betty and Blain Batten of Waterloo, NE; Leonard and Denise Makousky of Bellevue, NE; Judy and David Evans of Desert Hot Springs, CA; 2 Nieces Ashley Batten of Waterloo, NE; Desirae and Jason Elders and their children Parker and Raegan of Omaha; 2 Step Nieces Holly Gould of Desert Hot Springs, CA; Ashley and Robert Moon of Las Vegas, NV; 1 Step-Nephew Brian Shommer of Norfolk and 1 Step-Niece Erin Draft of Bellevue, NE. 4 Step Grand Nieces Lauren and Allison Gould of Desert Hot Springs, CA; Madison and Katie Avery of Desert Hot Springs, CA.

Dan was preceded in death by his father, Leonard.

GRAVESIDE MEMORIAL Service Information:
Private GRAVESIDE Memorial Services: Saturday June 10, 2017 at Clarkson National Cemetery - Clarkson, NE under the direction of Shultz-Vogel-Johnson Mortuary in Stanton.
A public Celebration of Life at the Grain Bin at Howells, NE – Saturday June 10, 2017 - 1:00 – 4:00 P.M.
Visitation: NONE
Officiating: Reverend Linda Mohr – New England Congregational Church – Stanton, Nebraska

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

FOR STANTON: If you wish to order flowers FOR STANTON LOCATION - FLORISTS, call 402-644-8361 (THIS WILL SAVE YOU AN EXTRA WIRE CHARGE, CHARGED BY THE NATIONAL FLOWER CENTERS). Floral Expressions will accept most major credit cards and may bill you directly, Floral Expressions has dedicated service to Stanton, delivery in Stanton before and after services, providing an extra layer of service for our Stanton residents and our client families.

FOR RANDOLPH: If you would like to order flowers and avoid a wire charge call RANDOLPH's local florist, they will take visa/mastercard or bill direct, (THIS WILL SAVE YOU AN EXTRA WIRE CHARGE, CHARGED BY THE NATIONAL FLOWER CENTERS) Randolph Florist: Main Street Flowers 402-337-1004; has dedicated service to Randolph, delivery in Randolph before and after services, providing an extra layer of service for our Randolph residents and our client families.

Funeral Home:
Shultz-Vogel-Johnson Mortuary
804 Jackpine Street
Stanton, NE
US 68779

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Private Family Gathering




1:00 PM
Grain Bin Bar - Howells

232 Center Street
Clarkson, NE 68629





Clarkson National Cemetery - Clarkson

418 West 1st Street
Clarkson, NE 68629

Celebration of Life at Grain Bin at Howells 1:00 - 4:00 P.M. Saturday June 10, 2017


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