Daniel Alan Svehla
Bellevue Memorial Funeral Home
2202 Hancock
Bellevue, NE

Daniel Alan Svehla

November 14, 1967 – October 11, 2021

Dan, age 53, was born in Schuyler, NE the second youngest of 8 siblings and was raised on the family farm in Clarkson, NE. He attended the University of Nebraska – Lincoln where he earned a football scholarship as an outside linebacker, lettering 3 times, and was a member of Lambda Chi Alpha. After college, he pursued a career in banking rising to Senior Vice President at Union Bank & Trust. A man of deep faith in Christ, Dan tirelessly served others including his wife, children, family, friends, co-workers and anyone in need. He will be missed by many.

Dan is survived by his wife of 31 years Heather; daughter Lindsay Danns (Dax); son Cale Svehla (fiancée Olivia Rodriguez); grandson Nile Danns; mother Alice Svehla; siblings Gwen Mach (Dave), Sandy Brichacek, Rodney Svehla (Mary), Larry Svehla Fairchild (Jacquelyn), Randy Svehla (Lisa), Laurie Schlautman (Marty), Shelley Wherley (Dean); father-in-law and mother-in-law Dr. Richard & Mary Jo Osterholm; brothers & sisters-in-law Heidi Keith (Rob) & Ryan Osterholm (Courtney); and numerous nieces & nephews. He was preceded in death by his father LaVern Svehla.

Visitation: 5-7 p.m. Friday, October 15, Avery Presbyterian Church, 1910 E. Avery Road, Bellevue. Funeral Service: 10:30 a.m. Saturday, October 16, Citylight Church Midtown, 4383 Nicholas Street, Omaha 68131. Those attending are encouraged to wear Husker red or black for the Blackshirts to honor our favorite Husker blackshirt #87, Dan Svehla. To view a live broadcast of the service, go to https://boxcast.tv/view/daniel-a-dan-svehla-361559. Interment: Oak Hill Cemetery. Memorials suggested to Bright Hope at brighthope.org using the "Memorial or Honorarium Donations" option and dedicating to Dan Svehla's memory in support of his mission work in Cuba. Arrangements by Bellevue Memorial Funeral Chapel; www.bellevuefuneralchapel.com

Published by Lincoln Journal Star on Oct. 14, 2021.
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Avery Presbyterian Church
1910 E. Avery Road, Bellevue, NE
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Citylight Church Midtown
4383 Nicholas Street, Omaha, NE
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Worked with Dan at UBT. Friendly and hard working man. Prayers for all the Family.
Steve & Debbie Lentz
October 18, 2021
Dan was a great friend, fun to be around and always had a smile on his face. One of the all time good guys.
Dan Exceen
October 16, 2021
Saddened to hear of the loss of Dan . Our deepest condolences , sympathies to your family .
Steve , and Stephanie Hatterle
October 15, 2021
Dan was a great guy. He was always a positive man and engaging in conversation. I worked with Dan at FNBO for several years and was proud that he was a member of Team USA in our annual Ryder Cup event in Avoca. Thank you for your friendship Dan, we will miss you at the Ryder Cup. RIP my friend
Joe Ellis
October 15, 2021
Dan was such a wonderful guy. I haven't seen him since college, but I will always remember his warm smile and optimistic attitude. He truly filled a room with his spirit and joy.
Mike Rozmarin
October 14, 2021
I had the privilege of working with Dan at Union Bank. I offer my deepest condolences to Dan´s wife and family. He was a wonderful man who will be missed by many.
Shelley Reimers
October 14, 2021
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