Marion “Bill” Haldeman
Date of Birth
July 28, 1930
Gretna, Nebraska
Entered into Rest
December 10, 2021
Omaha, Nebraska
Funeral Service Directions

Friday, December 17, 2021 ~ 10:30 a.m.
United Methodist Church ~ Ashland, Nebraska
Interment at Ashland Cemetery ~ Ashland, Nebraska
Military Honors by U.S. National Guard & American Legion #129

Visitation Directions

Thursday, December 16, 2021 ~ 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
United Methodist Church ~ Ashland, Nebraska


Ashland United Methodist Church, American Diabetes Association or American Legion #129

Marion “Bill” Haldeman, 91, of Ashland, NE, entered into rest on Friday, December 10, 2021 at The Lighthouse in Omaha, NE.  He was born July 28, 1930 in Gretna, NE on the family farm to William and Gladys (Charling) Haldeman.  In 1948, Bill graduated from Gretna High School.  He served his country in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.  On March 16, 1958, Bill was united in marriage to Lorraine Hadenfeld.

Bill farmed and raised cattle for many years and after he retired from farming he started trucking.  Bill and Lorraine drove truck all over the country for 11 years until Bill retired.  He was a lifetime member of the United Methodist Church and he was a member of American Legion #129 for 67 years.  He was a 4-H Leader with Platte Valley Farmers and he served as President of the Wann School District.

He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Lorraine Haldeman; children, Larry Haldeman and Lisa (Kent) Moravec; grandchildren, Andrea (Chris Rischling) Haldeman, Cody (Whitney Anderson) Moravec and Ashley (Steve) Kavan; great-grandchildren, Trace Palmer, Kenley Rischling, Austin Anderson, Gage Kavan and Blaine Kavan; sisters, Sandra Scheef and June Hogarth; many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by parents, William and Gladys Haldeman; brothers, Harold Haldeman, Roland Haldeman and Merlyn Haldeman.

Condolences for Marion “Bill” Haldeman
  1. Richard Watson
    • December 14, 2021 - 1 year ago

    Sorry for your loss. He will be missed by all that knew him.

  2. Jay W. Gage
    • December 16, 2021 - 1 year ago

    My deepest condolences to you Lorraine, Larry and Lisa. It was so nice seeing Bill back in 2018 when I was visiting in Gretna.

    Uncle Bill will be greatly missed.

  3. Sherman Hersh
    • December 17, 2021 - 1 year ago

    Sherman would like to send his condolences to Lorraine And all the family. He regrets not being able to attend the funeral service. He is presently in the hospital with low sodium. He has been reminiscing about his times that he spent with his favorite cousin, Bill.

  4. Joseph wehrle
    • December 17, 2021 - 1 year ago

    So sorry for your loss. He was a great man

  5. Linda S Treptow
    • December 18, 2021 - 1 year ago

    So very sorry to hear of your loss. God be with you and your family.

  6. Aggie Rezac
    • January 7, 2022 - 1 year ago

    Lorraine… I just saw that you lost Bill. I’m so sorry and wish I could give you a big hug. ❤️

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