Memorial Services for Arnold M. “Butch” Vollbrecht, age 75, of Stanton, will be 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, March 31, 2021 at St. Luke’s Lutheran Church in Stanton. Reverend Robert Schlismann will officiate. Inurnment will be in the Stanton City Cemetery. Visitation with family will be Tuesday 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the church. Face masks are required for the visitation and service. Home for Funerals is in charge of arrangements.
He passed away Saturday, March 27, 2021 at Faith Regional Health Services in Norfolk.
Arnold Melvon was born March 18, 1946 in Norfolk, Nebraska to Melvon and Daisey Viola (Long) Vollbrecht. He was raised on the family farm and attended school at District 24 and Stanton High School.
On March 6, 1965, Butch married Donna Wolf in Stanton, Nebraska. The couple was blessed with two sons, Todd and Tony.
Butch was self-employed for the past 20 years. He served as a groundskeeper for the Stanton City Cemetery and St. Luke’s Lutheran Church, retiring in 2018 due to health issues.
Also, he was a member of the Stanton Historical Society, a longtime member of AA, and a life long member of St. Luke’s Lutheran Church.
He is survived by Donna Vollbrecht of Stanton, sons Todd (Amy) Vollbrecht and Tony (Amy) Vollbrecht both of Stanton, grandchildren Megan (Nathan) Wietfield, Nelson (Brianna) Vollbrecht, Sara (Grant) King, and Parker Vollbrecht, great grandchildren Taya Vollbrecht, Alyx Vollbrecht, and Callie Wietfeld, sisters Rose Ann (Terry) Daniel of Meridian, ID, Nancy (Dick) Hunt of Caldwell, ID and JoAnn Bucknedahl of Keneshaw, half-brothers Don (Cindy) Vollbrecht of Norfolk and Ron Vollbrecht of Stanton, sisters-in-law Barbara Koenig of Norfolk, Ramona Andersen of Stanton, Diane K. Wolf of Stanton, Diane M. Wolf of Norfolk, many nieces and nephews, and loving dog Toby.
Butch was preceded in death by his mother, Viola, who passed away in February of 2006, his father, Melvon, who passed away in July of 2020, and brothers-in-law Kenneth Koenig, Merlin Andersen, Ray Wolf, Jr, and Robert Wolf.
Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.homeforfuneralsinc.com.