Melvin M. Brueggemann, 86, of Fairbury, passed away Dec. 29, 2013 in Fairbury.
He is survived by his wife, Anna of Fairbury; four sons, James and wife, Kathy of Beatrice, Jerry and wife, Karlene of Beatrice, Gene and wife, Marilyn of Clatonia, and Jan and wife, Isabel of Irvine, Calif.; one daughter, Janette Bartels and husband, Scott of Western; 14 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
Services are at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014 at Immanuel Lutheran Church Daykin, Neb., with Pastor Paul Beyer officiating.
Burial at the Plainview Cemetery Western, Neb.
Visitation will be at the Meyer Funeral Home in Western on Tuesday, Dec. 31 from 2-5 p.m. and at Gerdes-Meyer Funeral Home in Fairbury on Wednesday, Jan. 1 from 5-9 p.m., with family greeting Friends from 5-8 p.m.
Gerdes-Meyer Funeral Home in Fairbury are in charge of arrangements.