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Daryl Fredrick Hermsmeier

Jansen, Jefferson County, Nebraska, USA
Death 2 Nov 2012 (aged 63)
Jansen, Jefferson County, Nebraska, USA
Burial Harbine, Jefferson County, Nebraska, USA
Memorial ID 100144196 · View Source
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Daryl Fredrick Hermsmeier, 63, of Jansen, died Friday, Nov. 2, 2012 at his home.

He was born Dec. 18, 1948, in Jansen. Daryl lived in the Jansen area most of his life attending school in Jansen and high school in Fairbury. While serving in the U.S. Air Force from Aug. 26, 1968, to July 15, 1972, he received his GED. In 1972, he moved back to Jansen and worked for the village until he built a mechanic and welding shop in 1975. Daryl married Janice Wilhelm on Jan. 13, 1976, at the Grace Lutheran Church in Fairbury. To this union a daughter was born Lisa Marie in 1982. He worked for the village of Jansen for many years. He was a member of the General Squires VFW Post 3113 in Fairbury, the Jansen American Legion Post 358, the Jansen Fire Dept. and the Fairbury Gun Club. Daryl enjoyed playing horseshoes, trap shooting, pitch, hunting and repairing guns.

Survivors include his wife, Janice, of Jansen; daughter, Lisa Marie Hermsmeier and special friend, Ryan Johnsen of Virginia; grandson, Christian Daryl Guenther, of Virginia; brother, Gary "Butch" Hermsmeier and wife, Linda, of Jansen; sister-in-law, Ann Johnson and husband, Richard, of Lincoln; brothers-in-law, Randy Wilhelm of Jansen, and Keith Wilhelm and wife, Anne, of Lee Summit, Mo.; nieces, nephews, and many friends.

Preceded in death by father, Raymond Hermsmeier; mother Hilda (Rahe) Hermsmeier Lautenschlager; stepfather, Cecil Lautenschlager; sister and brother-in- law, Donna and Roger Eyer.

Funeral sServices will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012, at the Harman-Wright Mortuary Chapel of Beatrice, with Pastor Charles Schmidt officiating. Burial will be in the Zion Lutheran Cemetery, rural Harbine. Visitation will be held at Harman-Wright Mortuary, Beatrice, Monday from 2-9 p.m. and Tuesday from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Wednesday one hour prior to services. A guestbook is also available online at for messages of condolence. Memorials are established to the Family's choice with the mortuary in charge. Harman-Wright Mortuary, Beatrice in charge of services.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 100144196
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Daryl Fredrick Hermsmeier (18 Dec 1948–2 Nov 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100144196, citing Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Harbine, Jefferson County, Nebraska, USA ; Maintained by Don (contributor 46558676) .