Cover photo for E. Lavern Oseka's Obituary
E. Lavern Oseka Profile Photo
1938 E. 2021

E. Lavern Oseka

December 1, 1938 — September 27, 2021

E. Lavern Oseka, 82, of Loup City, died Monday, Sept. 27, 2021, at his home, surrounded by his family.


Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Josaphat’s Catholic Church in Loup City. The Revs. Richard Sedlacek and Richard Piontkowski will concelebrate the Mass. Burial will be in the Evergreen Cemetery in Loup City.


Visitation will be Wednesday from 5 to 7 p.m. at the church, with a 7 p.m. Knights of Columbus Rosary.


Memorials are suggested to the family’s choice or to the donor’s choice.


Peters Funeral Home of Loup City is assisting the family.


Mr. Oseka was born on Dec. 1, 1938, 4 miles north of Arcadia, the son of C. Louis and Lydia D. (Sedlacek) Oseka. He grew up in the Loup City area, attended country schools and graduated from Loup City High School in 1956. After graduation he attended the Commercial Extension School of Commerce in Omaha for one year before returning to farm with his parents northeast of Loup City.


He was united in marriage to Evelyn M. Kruml on Dec. 18, 1982, at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church in Ord. The couple farmed, ranched and raised their three children near Loup City.


Lavern was a member of St. Josaphat’s Catholic Church and Knights of Columbus Council No. 5455 of Loup City.


He enjoyed working with cattle, polka music and dancing.


He is survived by his wife, Evelyn of Loup City; children and spouses, Allan and Jenni Oseka, Adrian Oseka, and Arlene and Scott Sawyer, all of Loup City; six grandchildren, Korbyn, Cyrus, Skyler and Gwyer Oseka, and Maddison and Michelle Sawyer. He is also survived by children from a previous marriage, Mike Oseka, Myron Oseka, Steve Oseka, Marilyn Oseka, Lisa Jo Gray and Teresa Turek; and numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren.


He was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Shirley Wolf.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of E. Lavern Oseka, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Wednesday, September 29, 2021

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

St. Josaphat's Catholic Church

704 N 9th St, Loup City, NE 68853

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Knights of Columbus Rosary

Wednesday, September 29, 2021

Starts at 7:00 pm (Central time)

St. Josaphat's Catholic Church

704 N 9th St, Loup City, NE 68853

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Mass of Christian Burial

Thursday, September 30, 2021

Starts at 10:30 am (Central time)

St. Josaphat's Catholic Church

704 N 9th St, Loup City, NE 68853

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Visits: 45

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree