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LeRoy Meissner

October 31, 1948 — September 16, 2021

Culbertson, NE

LeRoy Meissner, age 72, of Culbertson, NE passed away on Thursday,

September 16, 2021 at Community Hospital in McCook, NE.

LeRoy was born October 31, 1948 in Quick, NE to parents Leo L. and

June A. (Carroll) Meissner.

LeRoy married Dianna (Zwickle) Meissner on June 1, 1968 in McCook.

The couple was blessed with two daughters: Sherri and Shauna. LeRoy

enjoyed working on anything with a motor.  He was always on the go

and enjoyed taking a drive around on the backroads. Over the years,

LeRoy was employed by Western Tire, McCook Farm Equipment and

Stratton Grain Elevator.

LeRoy served his country in the United States Army from 1969 until his

Honorable Discharge in 1971.  He was stationed in Bamburg, Germany.

LeRoy was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Dianna Meissner;

two sisters, Thelma (Pinky) Warburton and Cora Dybdahl; two brothers,

James and Kenneth Meissner; sister in law, Merri Meissner; father and

mother in law, Harry and Golda (Roller) Zwickle; and brother in laws,

Michael and Gary Zwickle, and granddaughter Allysha Fischer.

Those left to celebrate his life include his daughters, Sherri (Travis)

Van Pelt of Indianola, NE and Shauna Meissner (Terry Carfield) of

Herndon, KS; brothers, Gerald (Lynn) Meissner of Wellfleet, NE, and

Carl Meissner of Broken Bow, NE; sister Joan Currier (Gary Choate)

Selah, WA; and sister in law, Eugenia Meissner of Cozad, NE; four

grandchildren, Tyler Van Pelt and fiance, Brittany Broomfield, Trevor

(Kelsey) Van Pelt, Ryan Van Pelt and fiance, Emily Jacobs, and Anthony

Veronee; three great grandchildren, Emersyn, Graham and one on the

way; and a host of extended family members and friends.

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation with Family Present to Greet Friends

Tuesday, September 21, 2021

5:00 - 7:00 pm (Central time)

Carpenter Breland Funeral Home

305 West C Street, McCook, NE 69001

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Funeral Service

Wednesday, September 22, 2021

Starts at 2:00 pm (Central time)

Carpenter Breland Funeral Home

305 West C Street, McCook, NE 69001

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