KEARNEY — Scott A. Dobberstein, 64, of Kearney died Monday, June 10, 2019, at CHI Health Good Samaritan.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Monday at First Baptist Church with the Rev. Sean Dougherty officiating. Burial will be at Kearney Cemetery.

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


Scott was born on Sept. 5, 1954, in Kearney to Albert and Delores (Walker) Dobberstein. He attended Kearney High School and graduated in 1972. He went into the family business, Dobberstein Roofing, after high school and continued until his retirement.

He married Nancy Bonnell on May 22, 1987, in Kearney.

Scott was a member of First Baptist Church in Kearney and was a past member of the American Legion Post 52, Kearney B.P.O. Elks Lodge 984, Kearney Eagles Lodge and the Central Nebraska Auto Club.

He enjoyed classic cars, animals, gardening, fishing, listening to music and generally spending time outdoors. He also greatly enjoyed spending time with his nieces and nephews.

Scott is survived by his wife, Nancy of Kearney; son, Chad Dobberstein of Idaho; sisters, Nancy (John) Dunn of St. Petersburg, Fla., and Linda (Jeff) Marsh of Lincoln; also several nieces, nephews, cousins, other extended family and friends.

Scott was preceded in death by his parents; and mother-in-law and father-in-law, Kathleen Bonnell and Darrell Bonnell.

Memorials are suggested to the family, to be designated later.

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