Monday, February 25, 2019 ~ 10:00 a.m.
Wahoo Community Church ~ Wahoo, Nebraska
Interment at Indian Mound Cemetery ~ Ithaca, Nebraska
Military Honors by U.S. National Guard, American Legion #82 & VFW #4502
Sunday, February 24, 2019 ~ 4:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Svoboda Funeral Home ~ Wahoo, Nebraska
In Care of the Family for Future Charitable Designation
Wallace “Wally” M. Quick, 94, of Wahoo, NE, died on Wednesday, February 20, 2019 at Saunders Medical Center Long Term Care in Wahoo, NE. He was born December 8, 1924 in Ithaca, NE to Earl and Martha (Hageman) Quick. Wally attended school in Ithaca and graduated from Wahoo High School in 1942. He served his country in the U.S. Army Air Corp until he was honorably discharged in 1947. On September 12, 1949, Wally was married to Alta Schiefelbein in Ithaca, NE. Alta passed away in 2008. Wally was married to Eva Schiaffino on December 12, 2009 in Wahoo, NE.
Wally was a lifelong farmer who loved his family and loved rural life. He was a member of Wahoo Community Church and VFW #4502. Wally was a choir member and a Boy Scout leader for many years. He enjoyed singing, fishing, hunting, gardening, flowers and bird watching.
He is survived by wife, Eva Quick; children, Mark (Kathy) Quick, Ralph (Christie) Quick, Craig (Cindy) Quick and Harvey (Cindy) Quick; grandchildren, Lindy, Jeff, Sara, Emily, Candice, Chelsea, Corinne, Crystal, Clayton, Colette and Cameron; great-grandchildren, Amy, David, Claire, Grace, Jayden, Isaac, Philomena, Felicity, Anastasia, Micah, Maxwell, Annabelle, Ella and Alira; sisters, Alice Eichmeier and Earline (Berneal) Warner; step-sons, Alex (Olivia) Dia-Lapham and Maurico (Susan) Dia-Lapham.
He was preceded in death by 1st wife, Alta Quick; brother-in-law, Milton Eichmeier.