Steven L. Mika
Date of Birth
March 29, 1962
Garland, Texas
Entered into Rest
March 5, 2021
Wahoo, Nebraska
Mass of Christian Burial Directions

Wednesday, March 10, 2021 ~ 10:00 a.m.
St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church ~ Wahoo, Nebraska
Interment at St. John Cemetery ~ Weston, Nebraska

Visitation & Rosary Directions

Tuesday, March 9, 2021
Visitation ~ 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Rosary ~ 7:00 p.m.
St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church ~ Wahoo, Nebraska


St. Wenceslaus School or in care of the family

Steven L. Mika, 58, of Wahoo, NE, entered into eternal rest surrounded by his family on Friday, March 5, 2021 at his home in Wahoo, NE.  He was born March 29, 1962 in Garland, TX to Leon and Rebecca (Carpenter) Mika.  Steve graduated from Wahoo High School.  On September 2, 1989, Steve was united in marriage to Susan Maly at St. John Catholic Church in Weston, NE.  Through the years, Steve worked for M.E. Collins, Nebraska Department of Transportation and he currently worked for Saunders County Highway Department as the Director of Public Works.  He was a member of the (NACO) National Association of County Officials.

Steve took pride in his work and he enjoyed taking the back roads to keep a watch over his roads and bridges.  He loved hunting, fishing, nature, rock collecting and cooking for his family.  Steve loved gardening, canning and preserving food so he could share with family and friends.  He especially enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren.

He is survived by his wife of 31 years, Susan Mika; daughters, Kayla (Taylor) Schlautman of Wahoo and Marisa Mika of Lincoln; grandchildren, Benjamin and Josephine Schlautman; parents, Leon and Rebecca “Jean” Mika; siblings, Richard (Robin) Mika, Karla (Ira) Shapiro and James (Mary) Mika; many other family members and friends.

He was preceded in death by his brother, Charles “Chuck” Mika.

Condolences for Steven L. Mika
  1. Tom & Barb Rezac
    • March 6, 2021 - 3 years ago

    Deepest sympathies to you and your family.

  2. Kelsey Baumert
    • March 7, 2021 - 3 years ago

    Sue, Kayla and Marisa, I am thinking of you as you celebrate your Dad’s beautiful life. I hope you feel surrounded by love and moments of comfort. You are in my prayers today and always.

  3. Jean Andrews
    • March 8, 2021 - 3 years ago

    Dodge County Highway Department wishes your family our condolences and prayers are with you.

  4. Herb Barnes
    • March 8, 2021 - 3 years ago

    Enjoyed sharing office building with Steve over the years. He was always a pleasure to work with. You are in our prayers.

  5. DJ Went (MWA)
    • March 8, 2021 - 3 years ago

    It was a pleasure to work with you. God Speed.

  6. Jeff Norenberg
    • March 9, 2021 - 3 years ago

    RIP Steve! Condolences to your family

  7. Joie Christensen White
    • March 10, 2021 - 3 years ago

    I’m so sorry for you loss. Prayers for the family.

  8. Tom Mountford
    • March 10, 2021 - 3 years ago

    I am sorry for your loss. Steve was a great person and will be very much missed by all of us at the Lower Platte North NRD who knew and worked with him on many projects.

  9. Ralph Woita
    • March 10, 2021 - 3 years ago

    Sue ,Kayla, Marisa.
    Steve Mika was a good man, friend, neighbor, brother, ,husband, father and grandfather. He will be missed by all ,that we’re lucky enough to know him!
    Ralph Woita

  10. Dan & Sharon Spicka
    • March 10, 2021 - 3 years ago

    So sorry for your loss -sending our thoughts & prayers.

  11. Linda Grummert Scotts Bluff County
    • March 10, 2021 - 3 years ago

    We are so sorry for your family’s loss

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