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Jon H Buerstetta

November 11, 1938 ~ February 27, 2022 (age 83)

Obituary

Jon H. Buerstetta was born to Charles and Irene (Fisher) Buerstetta on November 11, 1938 in Tecumseh, Nebraska.  He was raised on the family farm and lived on the home place the majority of his life.  Jon had polio as a teenager.  Jon graduated from Tecumseh High School with the class of 1956.

He was united in marriage to Ronna Holben on February 14, 1960 at the First Baptist Church in Tecumseh, Nebraska.

Jon lived a simple life and loved every day.  He was a farmer in his early years, worked at the Tecumseh Rendering Plant for a number of years and then was a truck driver for Fitch Trucking.  Jon was a member of the First Baptist Church for many years and later transferred to the Methodist Church.

Jon enjoyed staying busy, working around the farm, reading, helping with the Huff N Puff Garden tractor pulls and spending time with his family. 

He passed away February 27, 2022 at Bryan West Hospital in Lincoln, Nebraska due to recent complications of Covid 19 at the age of 83 years.  He will be dearly missed by his family and friends.

He is survived by his wife Ronna, daughters Rachel Walters and husband Ben and Susan Colson and husband Rodney, grandchildren Ethan Clements, Brady Clements, Jonah Walters and Emma Walters, several step-grandchildren, brother Duane Buerstetta and wife Mary, sisters-in-law, Esther Buerstetta, Beth Giesbrecht and husband Hugh, Ruth Ann Holben and Linda Holben, numerous cousins, nieces and nephews.

Jon was preceded in death by his parents, parents-in-law, Ronald and Mary Holben, brother Ken Buerstetta, son-in-law, Doug Jordening and brothers-in-law Dale and Galen Holben. 

Visitation will be held from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., with family greeting friends from 6-8 p.m., Friday, March 11, 2022 at the Wherry Mortuary, Tecumseh, Nebraska.

Memorials may go to the family's choice.

Private family inurnment will be held at the Tecumseh Cemetery, Tecumseh, Nebraska.

Online condolences may be left @ www.wherrymortuary.com.

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Services

Visitation
Friday
March 11, 2022

9:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Wherry Mortuary, Tecumseh
202 N. 3rd Street
Tecumseh, NE 68450

Family Greeting Friends
Friday
March 11, 2022

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Wherry Mortuary, Tecumseh
202 N. 3rd Street
Tecumseh, NE 68450

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