Eldred “Gus” August Niemann

Eldred “Gus” August Niemann
May 4, 1935 - March 12, 2018

Eldred “Gus” August Niemann, 82 of Cook, passed away on March 12, 2018 at Bryan East Hospital in Lincoln. He was born on May 4, 1935 to H. August & Edith (Poppe) Niemann at their home by Cook.

Gus married Sally Volkmer on June 4, 1959 at St. Bernard Catholic Church near Julian. He served in the National Guard for 9 years. Gus was a lifelong farmer and enjoyed over the road trucking. He also served on the Cook volunteer fire department for over 20 years.

Gus is survived by his Wife: Sally Niemann; Children: Diane Niemann, Denise Pope & Scott Chism, Delores (Scott) Busekist, David Niemann, Duane (Noreen) Niemann; Grandchildren: Travis Pope, Megan & Bryan Busekist, Sarah, Austin & Sydney Niemann, Marisa & Cassie Niemann; Great Grandchildren: Issac & Delilah Pope; Sisters: Melda Sudman, Lucille Kreifels; also many nieces, nephews and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers-in-law: Harvey Sudman, Darrel Fisk, Harlan Kreifels.

Funeral Mass will be held on Saturday, March 17 at 10:30 A.M. at St. Paulinus Catholic Church in Syracuse. Burial will be at Park Hill Cemetery.

Visitation will be held on Friday, March 16 from 9 A.M. until 4 P.M. at the funeral home, then family will be greeting friends from 6-7 P.M. at church with rosary at 7 P.M.

Memorials are suggested to the family’s choice.

Arrangements By: Fusselman Allen Harvey Funeral Home, Syracuse, NE

Condolences to www.fusselmanallenharvey.com

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