Wallace “Wally” M. Quick
Date of Birth
December 8, 1924
Ithaca, Nebraska
Entered into Rest
February 20, 2019
Wahoo, Nebraska
Funeral Service Directions

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

Visitation Directions

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.

Condolences for Wallace “Wally” M. Quick
  1. Connie and Jim Janecek
    • February 22, 2019 - 3 months ago

    Our Thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. He will be missed. I am so thankful I was able to see all of you at his 90th birthday. Our sincere sympathies to all of you.

  2. Kim Bartman
    • February 23, 2019 - 3 months ago

    Dear Quick family,

    We are so sorry to hear of my great Uncle Wally’s passing.
    I have such good memories of visiting Wally & Alta & cousins on the farm. Good food, lots of laughs, & hospitality! Thinking of you all & keeping you in my prayers.
    Hugs & Love,

  3. Susan Lloyd Foster
    • February 24, 2019 - 3 months ago

    May your soul be at peace Uncle Wally. So sorry for your loss.

  4. Sharon Frame
    • February 24, 2019 - 3 months ago

    Remembering good times with youth group at Ithaca when he and Alta were sponsers.

  5. Robin Bernard
    • February 24, 2019 - 3 months ago

    So sorry to hear of Wally’s passing. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you. He will be missed!

  6. Sarah Kruse
    • February 26, 2019 - 3 months ago

    Wally was a great card player at the Wahoo Senior Center. We will miss him.
    ~Wahoo Senior Center Friends

  7. Casey Hengen
    • February 28, 2019 - 3 months ago

    Wonderful man. R.I.P. Wally

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