HOLDREGE — Dean Hess Asp, 88, of Holdrege died Sunday, Aug. 11, 2019, at Christian Homes Care Community in Holdrege.

Celebration of life services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at the Christian Homes Care Community Chapel in Holdrege with Chaplain DeWane Dow and the Rev. Daren Popple officiating, and military honors by the U.S. Army Funeral Honors Team.

He chose to donate his body to the Anatomical Board of the State of Nebraska. Private family inurnment will be later at Prairie Home Cemetery near Holdrege.

Memorial book signing will be 4-8 p.m. Wednesday at Nelson-Bauer Funeral Home in Holdrege with the family present 6-7:30 p.m.

He was born April 5, 1931, at Pilger to Everett E. and Esther M. (Jenkins) Asp.

On Sept. 24, 1960, he married Doris J. Lewis in Holdrege.

Survivors include his wife; children, Linda Clark and Mike Asp, both of Holdrege, and Nancy Rogers of Kearney; sisters, Geraldine Scheele of Oneonta, N.Y., and Beverly Dierberger of Garland; nine grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.