|Birth: ||Mar. 1, 1913|
|Death: ||Jan. 16, 1999|
BURWELL — Alfred J. "Budge" Derner Jr., 85, of Burwell died Saturday, Jan. 16, 1999, at the Valley County Hospital in Ord.
Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Burwell. The Rev. Bernard Berger will officiate. Burial will be in Cottonwood Cemetery in Burwell.
Eberle-Hitchcock Funeral Home in Burwell is in charge of arrangements.
Memorials are suggested to the Burwell Ambulance Supply Fund or the family.
Mr. Derner was born on March 1, 1913, in Butte to Alfred Sr. and Katherine (Tiefenthaler) Derner. He grew up and was educated in the Butte area.
He married Vera M. Stahlecker of Naper on April 21, 1938, in Burke, S.D. They farmed in the Butte area until moving to a ranch west of Burwell in 1943. Upon retiring in 1974, they lived in town. They moved to Parkview Plaza in 1993.
He enjoyed fishing, camping and playing cards. He served on the Cail school board for many years. He was also an active member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Burwell.
Survivors include his wife; three sons, Ronald of St. Paul, Donald of Burwell and Dennis of Bartlett; seven grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and one sister, Theresa Stoltenberg of Atkinson.
He was preceded in death by one great-grandchild, one brother and seven sisters.
Grand Island Independent
Vera Marie Stahlecker Derner (1920 - 2006)*
Maintained by: PENNY
Originally Created by: Amanda Hansen
Record added: Feb 19, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8403623