KEARNEY — Michael J. “Mike” Josjor, 55, of Kearney died Monday, Sept. 9, 2019, at his home.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Grace Fellowship Church with the Rev. Mitch Ivey officiating. Burial will be at Kearney Cemetery.

Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. today at Horner Lieske McBride & Kuhl Funeral and Cremation Services and one hour before services Friday at the church.


Mike was born Dec. 4, 1963, in National City, Calif., to Theodore “Ted” and Phyllis (Shipley) Josjor. He received his GED from Ogallala.

Mike married Sharee Weaver on Nov. 17, 1998, in Ord. They moved to Kearney in 1999.

He worked at Midas and Cooperative Producers Inc. as a service writer. He was a member of Grace Fellowship Church in Kearney.

Mike was an avid fisherman, Husker and NASCAR fan, stein collector and gearhead who enjoyed tinkering in the garage. He also enjoyed camping and smoking meat for his family.

Mike is survived by his wife, Sharee Josjor of Kearney; sons, Dustin Michael Josjor and wife Liz of Holdrege, Dustin Lee Josjor and wife Tammy of Sequim, Wash., and Bryan Josjor and Brandon Josjor and wife Jenna, all of Kearney; daughter, Haylee Mason of Hastings; grandchildren, Xialus, Xarian, Gracie, Daelyn, Finley and Dakota Josjor; mother, Phyllis Reed and Mick Nichols of Ogallala; brother, Bob Josjor and wife Shannon of Ogallala; and sisters, Deb Ritter and Gary Larson of Grand Island and Michele Kugler and husband Ron of Ogallala.

Mike was preceded in death by his father, Ted Josjor; sister, Stephanie Marie; sons, Korey and Casey Josjor; grandparents; and uncle, Ed Shipley.

Memorials are suggested to the family to be designated later.

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