Richard Zach
Age - 90
7/8/1927 - 2/15/2018
Humphrey, NE - Columbus, NE

Mass of Christian Burial
11:30 AM, 
Monday, February 19, 2018
St. Isidore Catholic Church
3921 20th Street
Columbus,  NE 

7:00 PM, 
Sunday, February 18, 2018
St. Isidore Catholic Church
3921 20th Street
Columbus,  NE 

5-7 pm Sunday and 10:30-11:30 am Monday, all at St. Isidore Church

Graveside Service
3:00 pm Monday
St. Mary of the Angels Cemetery
Rural Humphrey, NE
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Richard Zach of Columbus died Thursday, February 15, 2018 at his home in Columbus.

Richard Zach was born July 8, 1927 in Humphrey, NE to Joe and Mary (Pfeifer) Zach. He was raised in Humphrey and graduated from Humphrey St. Francis in 1945. Richard married Henrietta Wieser on June 21, 1950 in Humphrey. He farmed in the Humphrey area until moving to Columbus in 1989. Richard was a member of St. Isidore Catholic Church, the Knights of Columbus since he was 18, and previously served on the Humphrey St. Francis Parish Council. His interests included baseball, bowling, reading, and card playing. Most of all he was a devoted son, husband, father, grandfather, and great grandfather.

Richard is survived by:
Wife Henrietta Zach of Columbus
Daughter Sharon (Michael) Swanson of Columbus
Son Michael Zach of Omaha
Daughter Rita (George) Keller of Humphrey
Daughter Marie (partner Rich Mangiameli) Janicek of Omaha
Daughter Elaine (Tim) Kuta of Columbus
Sister Colette Paprocki of Columbus
Sister Frances (Allen) Beller of Norfolk
Brother Erv Zach of Genoa
16 Grandchildren
21 Great Grandchildren

He is preceded in death by:
Parents Joe and Mary Zach
Son Gary Zach
Sisters: Henrietta Sueper, Emma Hasse, Helen Stritt, and Theresa Wieser
Brothers: Fritz Zach, Joe Zach and Leo Zach

Memorials are suggested to the wishes of the family
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