Bernd Hamel, Diller, passed away Friday, March 9th, 2018 at Jefferson Community Health & Life hospital at the age of 76. Bernd was born on May 17, 1941 in Williamshaven, Germany to Heinz and Herta Hamel, and moved to Nebraska in 1960. He married Barbara Jones in 1965. Survivors are daughter Becky and husband Regan Watson of Arthur, Brian and wife Sherri of Beatrice, Bernd (Scooter) and wife Amy of Diller. Seven grandchildren, Joshua, Amanda, Katie, Eric, Kyle, Dylan and Andrew. Four great grandchildren, Kellie, Dakota, Kellen and Keifer. Special friend Adele Schroll. He was proceeded in death by his parents, father and mother in law, Lloyd and Margaret Jones, and wife of 31 years, Barbara. Cremation was chosen and no services will be held. No memorial has been established.