Glenn J. Haferland
Age - 91
1/4/1925 - 5/3/2016

Mass of Christian Burial
10:30 AM, 
Friday, May 06, 2016
St. Bonaventure Catholic Church
1565 18th Avenue
Columbus,  NE 

7:00 PM, 
Thursday, May 05, 2016

Family will receive friends
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM, 
Thursday, May 05, 2016

St. Bonaventure Cemetery
Columbus,  NE 
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Glenn died Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at his home surrounded by family and friends.

Glenn J. Haferland was born January 4, 1925 in Humphrey, Nebraska to Frank and Mae (Simon) Haferland. He grew up on the family farm near Humphrey with 13 siblings. Glenn married Wilma Schaefer on April 14, 1948 at St. Bonaventure Church in Columbus. He was a master carpenter and was involved with building the Eisenhower Tunnel along with the Benedictine Mission House in Schuyler, Nebraska. Glenn was a member of St. Bonaventure Church and the Knights of Columbus. He enjoyed horses, gardening, fireworks, farming, storytelling and spending time with family. He was a friend to all.

He is survived by:
Daughter: Claudia (Dale) Burch of Clarks, NE
Daughter: Glenda Parry of Littleton, CO
Daughter: Kim Boss of Englewood, CO
Son: Dale (Gayle) Haferland of Columbus, NE
Son: Keith Haferland of Columbus, NE
Daughter: Tammy (Steve) Crosier of Castle Rock, CO
Daughter: Tionne (John) Massman of Duncan, NE
Daughter: Audrey (Rory) Purucker of Hubbard, NE
16 Grandchildren and 24 Great Grandchildren
Sister: Jeanette Lloyd of Columbus, NE
Sister: Kora Keogh of Phoenix, AZ
Brother: LeRoy (Barb) Haferland of Westminster, CO
Sister-in-law: Arleen Preister of Castle Rock, CO
Sister-in-law: Joan (Bud) Sackett of Columbus, NE
Sister-in-law: Sherri (Bob) Howell of Elko, NV
Sister-in-law: Joyce (Allen) Cooley of Elko, NV
Sister-in-law: Mary Jane Fairbanks of Logan, UT

He was preceded in death by:
Parents: Frank and Mae Haferland
Wife: Wilma Haferland
Siblings: Zita Weber, Esther Frey, Ruth Nienaber, Jeraldine Gibson, Simon Haferland, Wilma Sparkman, Marjorie Allison, Arthur Haferland, Monica Schaecher and Frank Haferland, Jr.
Numerous Brothers-in-law and Sisters-in-law
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