Patrick Hayes

Patrick Hayes

NORFOLK — Patrick T. Hayes, 67, of Battle Creek died in the early morning of June 30, 2019, at UNMC due to heart complications.

He was a mountain of a man. Family was always first. His heart touched thousands of lives, and he was the hardest working man people knew.

“In everything give thanks... for this is the will of God...”

He is survived by his spouse, Cheri Hayes-Daugherty; three children, Robert Hayes (Tracy), Matthew Hayes and Chelsea Daugherty (Nathan Haynes); seven grandchildren, Nigel, John, Dustin, Tiffany, Trayton, Shaylin and Dream; two great-grandchildren, Kaylee and Mariah; sisters Mary, Jane, Ginger and Janice; and brother Mike.

A memorial service will be Saturday, July 13, at 1 p.m. at Norfolk Baptist Church, 1001 U.S. Highway 35 North, Norfolk. The Rev. Larry Dohmen will officiate.

In other news

NORFOLK — Services for Roger L. Papstein, 69, Norfolk, will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 17, at Stonacek Funeral Chapel in Norfolk. The Rev. Frank Brink will officiate with burial in Hillcrest Memorial Park Cemetery in Norfolk.

NORFOLK — Memorial services for Eddie W. Foster Jr., 55, Raytown, Mo., formerly of Norfolk, will be at noon on Saturday, Oct. 19, at Home for Funerals Chapel, 708 Georgia Ave., in Norfolk.

HARTINGTON — Services for Rodney F. Lammers, 79, Hartington, are pending at Wintz Funeral Home in Hartington. He died Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2019, at the Avera Sacred Heart Hospital in Yankton.

HOSKINS — Services for Tom J. Brockman, 59, Hoskins, are pending at Stonacek Funeral Chapel in Norfolk. He died of a heart attack on Monday, Oct. 14, 2019, near Grand Junction, Colo., during a hunting trip.

NORFOLK — Services for Mark J. Kube, 81, Norfolk, will be at noon on Saturday, Oct. 19, at the Norfolk Veterans Home. The Rev. Roger Kube will officiate. Burial will be in Hillcrest Memorial Park Cemetery. Military honors will be conducted by the Nebraska National Guard Honor Guard, American…

NORFOLK — Services for Francis D. “Frank” Ruppert, 69, Norfolk, will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 16, at Stonacek Funeral Chapel in Norfolk. The Rev. Gabe Cotton will officiate. Burial will be in the Prospect Hill Cemetery in Norfolk. Military rites will be conducted by the American Legi…

OGALLALA — Services for Eunice Rakowsky, 85, Ogallala, will be at 10 a.m. (Mountain Time) Thursday, Oct. 17, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Ogallala. The Rev. John Stubenrouch will officiate with burial at 2 p.m. (Central Time) in Fort McPherson National Cemetery at Maxwell.

NORFOLK — Services for Roger L. Papstein, 69, Norfolk, will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 17, at Stonacek Funeral Chapel in Norfolk. The Rev. Frank Brink will officiate with burial in Hillcrest Memorial Park Cemetery in Norfolk.

BASSETT — Services for Richard L. “Dick” Mauch, 92, Bassett, will be at 11 a.m. Monday, Oct. 21, at the United Methodist Church in Bassett. Military honors will be conducted by Bassett American Legion Post 123.

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Jimmy Johns