Thursday, March 14, 2019 ~ 2:00 p.m.
Standing Stone Bible Church ~ Gretna, Nebraska
Interment at Ashland Cemetery ~ Ashland, Nebraska
Wednesday, March 13, 2019 ~ 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Marcy Mortuary ~ Ashland, Nebraska
Standing Stone Bible Church, Assure Women’s Center or Ashland Fire & Rescue
Henry Deane Morwitzer, 75, of Ashland, NE, went to be with Jesus on Friday, March 8, 2019 at Bryan East Medical Center in Lincoln, NE. He was born August 12, 1943 in Fort Dodge, IA to Henry Harold and Agnes (Schiffer) Morwitzer. On August 23, 1985, Deane was united in marriage to Cary Sherman at Cedar Hill United Methodist Church. He owned and operated Deane’s Auto Body Repair since 1980.
Deane has been very devoted to Jesus Christ since accepting Him as his Savior in 1967. Deane was a member of Standing Stone Bible Church in Gretna and the Ashland Prayer Group. He enjoyed working on cars and trips to South Dakota to pick watermelons.
He is survived by wife of 33 years, Cary Morwitzer; daughters, Kimberly (Peter “Count”) Harris of Germany and Melody Jane Morwitzer of Omaha; grandson, Oscar Henry Harris; sister, Lois Podhradsky of Woonsocket, SD; brothers, Wayne (Diana) Morwitzer of Moose Lake, MN; mother-in-law, Norma Sherman; many nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by parents, Henry and Agnes Morwitzer; infant brother, Merle August Morwitzer; brothers, Merle August Henry Morwitzer and Gene Morwitzer.