Reinder Siefkes, 87, of Lincoln passed away on Nov. 5, 2017. He was born on Jan. 14, 1930 to Hinrich and Grace (Zimmerman) Siefkes in Holmesville, Neb. He worked as an insurance salesman for Thrivent for 45 years. He was a U.S. Air Force veteran of the Korean War, a member of the American Legion Post 27 of Beatrice and a member of Southwood Lutheran Church.
He is survived by his loving wife, Carol; his children, Roxane (Lynn) Bergen of Lincoln, Jerry (Ann) Siefkes of Walton, Tamara (David) Nosal of Omaha and James (Kris) Siefkes of Lincoln; as well as nine grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; his brother, Ben; and his sister, Ida Mae Siefkes.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 8 at Southwood Lutheran Church, located at 4301 Wilderness Hill Blvd. in Lincoln. A private, family burial will take place at Fairview Cemetery. There will be no visitation. Memorial contributions can be made to the family for future designation. Condolences may be left online at Roperandsons.com.