Jeffrey Arndt
 - 9/28/2006

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Jeffrey Lee Arndt, age 47, of rural Columbus, Nebraska died Thursday, September 28, 2006 at the Columbus Community Hospital. Funeral Services are 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, October 3, 2006 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Platte Center, Nebraska with Reverend Rod Kneifl officiating. Visitation is 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. Monday at McKown Funeral Home in Columbus and after 6:30 p.m. Monday with a 7:00 p.m. Vigil Service at St. Joseph Church in Platte Center. Visitation continues Tuesday morning from 9:30 - 10:30 a.m. also at the church.

Jeffrey Lee Arndt was born February 7, 1959 in Columbus, Nebraska to Kenneth and Shirley (Rieken) Arndt. He grew up in the Platte Center & Columbus area and graduated from Columbus High School in 1977. On June 8, 1979 Jeffrey was united in marriage to Lenni Fyfe at St. Bonaventure Church in Columbus. He was employed by Blazer Manufacturing for over 20 years. Jeffrey was a 27 year member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles, a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, the Nebraska Street Machine Association and Husker Riders Motorcycle Club. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping, old cars, old tractors, motorcycling and spending time with family and friends.

He is survived by:

Wife: Lenni Arndt of Columbus, NE
Daughter: Stacey (Josh) Bowers of Hebron, NE
Daughter: Amanda (Randy) Ogden of Columbus, NE
Brother-in-law: Tony (Melinda) Fyfe of Winston-Salem, NC
Nephew: Robert Fyfe of Winston-Salem, NC
Nephew; Austin Arndt-McKibbon of Springfield, MO
Aunt: Elaine Gertsch of Monroe, NE
Several cousins and friends he considered his family

He was preceded by:

Father: Kenneth Arndt
Mother: Shirley Arndt
Brother: David Arndt
Brother: Paul Arndt
Maternal and Fraternal Grandparents

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