BROKEN BOW - Gerald "Jerry" Rudolph Spanel, 66, of Broken Bow died Sunday, May 2, 2021, after a lengthy battle with cancer.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Broken Bow with Father Jim Hunt officiating. The funeral service will be live-streamed at www.govierbrothers.com.
Masks are highly encouraged. Burial will be at St. Anselm's Catholic Cemetery in Anselmo.
Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. today and 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Wednesday at Govier Brothers Mortuary in Broken Bow.
A wake service will be 5 p.m. Wednesday at the St. Joseph's Catholic Church.
Jerry was born Aug. 12, 1954, in Sargent to Rudolph and Agnes (Cerny) Spanel.
Jerry married Ginger Hoobler on Jan. 3, 1973 in Broken Bow.
Survivors include his wife, Ginger; daughters, Tammi Spanel Campbell, Brandi Oeltjen and Annie Ridder, all of Broken Bow; brother, Father Hubert Spanel of Broken Bow; sisters, Leona Graybeal of West Point, Mary Ann Coleman of Broken Bow and Ruth Myers of Broken Bow; 10 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Published by Kearney Hub on May 4, 2021.