Robert J. Kliment
Veteran
Date of Birth
January 17, 1947
Wahoo, Nebraska
Entered into Rest
March 6, 2017
Lincoln, Nebraska
Mass of Christian Burial

Friday, March 10, 2017 ~ 10:30 a.m.
St. Vitus Catholic Church ~ Touhy, Nebraska
Interment at St. Vitus Cemetery ~ Touhy, Nebraska
Military Honors by American Legion Post #371

Visitation & Rosary

Thursday, March 9, 2017
Visitation ~ 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Knights of Columbus Rosary ~ 7:00 p.m.
St. Vitus Catholic Church ~ Touhy, Nebraska

Memorials

In Care of the Family For Future Designation

Robert J. Kliment, 70 of Valparaiso, NE, entered into eternal rest on Monday, March 6, 2017 at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Lincoln, NE.  He was born January 17, 1947 in Wahoo, NE to Alfred and Dorothy (Ratko​​vec) Kliment.  Bob graduated from Valparaiso High School.  He served his country in the U.S. Army from 1966 to 1969.  On June 20, 1970, Bob was united in marriage to Kathy Osmera at St Vitus Catholic Church in Touhy, NE.

Bob was a loving husband, father and grandfather.  He was a lifelong farmer and retired welder from ​Tenneco after more than 20 years.  Bob was a past Commander for the Valparaiso American Legion Post ​#371.  He enjoyed serving on the Saunders County Fair Board​ for 20+ years. He was a Charter Member of the Touhy Coyote Club – where he was known as the “Blue Goose”.  He loved watching Royals Baseball​; anything Huskers​; his grandkids’ activities including baseball, 4-H, trap shooting​;​ and the Mollie B Polka Show.

Bob is survived by his wife of 46 years, Kathy Kliment; children, Jennifer (Jim) Woita of Malmo, Jeff (Miranda) Kliment of Valparaiso; grandchildren, Dustin, Tanner and Cameron Woita, Ben and Morgan Kliment; sisters, RoseAnn (Bob) Koranda of Wahoo, Susan (Wayne Nelson) Kliment of Valparaiso; brother, Mike (Nancy) Hula of Raymond; sister-in-law, Carolyn (Richard) Garner of Lincoln; brother-in-law, Ken (Cher) Yeager of Florida; mother-in-law, Wilma Yeager of Wahoo and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents: Alfred Kliment, Dorothy Kliment Hula and Adolph Hula; father-in-law Robert Yeager; infant brother Gary Hula.

Condolences for Robert J. Kliment
  1. Dede Hudkins King
    • March 6, 2017 - 6 years ago

    So very sorry to hear about Bob. Please accept my condolences, thoughts and prayers for Bob’s family.

  2. Jackie and David Hladik
    • March 6, 2017 - 6 years ago

    So very sorry for your loss – Bob was a great man. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

  3. Jean (Divine) Powers
    • March 6, 2017 - 6 years ago

    Sympathy to the family of Bob.

  4. Nancy and Perry Thompson
    • March 7, 2017 - 6 years ago

    We are so very sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Bob will truly be missed. Perry and Nancy Thompson

  5. Susan Bratrsovsky
    • March 7, 2017 - 6 years ago

    Sorry for your loss. Prayers to everyone.

  6. Wayne & Cathy Heyen
    • March 7, 2017 - 6 years ago

    Jeff & Miranda-You have our sincere sympathy on the passing of your father(father-in-law). May the many memories you hold dear give you comfort during this time. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Wayne and Cathy Heyen, Lincoln

  7. Paul Eddie
    • March 7, 2017 - 6 years ago

    Jennifer, Mom, and family,
    Sorry to hear about your Dad and husband. Our prayers are with you.
    Paul and Marsha Eddie

  8. Sonja & Steve Gates
    • March 7, 2017 - 6 years ago

    Sorry for your loss. Prayers to everyone.

  9. Roger Nelson
    • March 8, 2017 - 6 years ago

    Sad to hear the passing of Bob. Enjoyed his company. Great man and will be missed. My Deepest Sympathy to your family.

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