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Dennis Jacob Sperl

September 28, 1953 March 11, 2018
Dennis Jacob Sperl
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Obituary for Dennis Jacob Sperl

Dennis Sperl, age 64 of Stanton, died Sunday March 11, 2018 at Norfolk Care and Rehab Center in Norfolk. He was born September 28, 1953 at Norfolk, Nebraska the son of Lambert and Helen (Mundil) Sperl. He attended Stanton County Dist# 34 school and was a 1972 graduate of Stanton High School. After graduation Dennis worked construction and went on to work for John Simpson Construction for 10 years.

On January 17, 1981 Dennis married Robin Newkirk at Faith Lutheran Church in Stanton where he was a member until his death. The couple made their home in Stanton and Dennis started up his own carpentry business, Dennis Sperl Carpentry, where he was employed until he retired in 2015.

Dennis was a loving father and grandfather. His children and grandchildren were his world. Dennis also loved to snow ski in his younger years and spent many vacation trips to Colorado with his skiing buddies. Dennis was an avid lover of hunting and fishing. Because of his love for these sports he started his own taxidermy business which he operated for 30 years. He also was a lover of Nebraska football and a dedicated Husker fan. He enjoyed the Denver Bronco’s professional football team as well. His love for the outdoors played a big role in his life.

Survivors include his wife of 37 years, Robin Sperl of Stanton; his 3 children Corrine and Mark Mueller of North Bend; Cody Sperl of Omaha; Colton Sperl of Kearney; 3 Granddaughters Chasity, Macey and Montana Mueller all of North Bend; his 2 sisters Janet and Bill Hansen of Stanton; Susan Unger of Ponca; nieces and nephews.

Dennis is preceded in death by his parents and his brother Gene on October 11, 2017.

Funeral Service Information:
Funeral Services: Faith Lutheran Church - Stanton, NE
Date: Saturday March 17, 2018 – 10:30 A.M.
Interment: Stanton Cemetery – Stanton, NE
Military Rites: none
Visitation: 4:00 - 7:00 P.M. Friday at Shultz-Vogel-Johnson Mortuary - Stanton
Officiating: Pastor Timothy Booth
Music: Organist: Carol Whipple; Congregational Singing #761 “Rock of Ages, Cleft for Me” #744 “Amazing Grace” #801 “How Great Thou Art” #461 “I Know that My Redeemer Lives”
Pallbearers: Lonnie Prusa Mike Herbolsheimer Bob Kment Mike Hasenkamp Dale Dreyer Don Dreyer
Honorary Pallbearers : Rod Hitz Eddie Fisher Dan Davidson Tom Schwartz

Questions please call 402-439-2109.

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4:00 PM 3/16/2018 4:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 3/16/2018 7:00:00 PM
Shultz-Vogel-Johnson Mortuary

804 Jackpine Street
POB 56
Stanton, NE 68779

Shultz-Vogel-Johnson Mortuary
804 Jackpine Street Stanton 68779 NE
United States





10:30 AM 3/17/2018 10:30:00 AM
Faith Lutheran Church

506 16th Street
Stanton, NE 68779

Faith Lutheran Church
506 16th Street Stanton 68779 NE

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Stanton Cemetery Final Resting Place

83698 highway 57
Stanton, NE 68779

83698 highway 57 Stanton 68779 NE
United States

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