Winton B. Uchytil, age 76 of Nebraska City, NE; formerly Dunbar, NE passed away on Friday evening; March 17, 2017 at BryanLGH East Medical Center in Lincoln, NE.
He was born on June 26, 1940 in Sidney, MT; the son of Gerhart Kenneth and Floy Marie (Monroe) Uchytil. He attended school and graduated from the Eugene, OR High School with the class of 1958. Shortly after his graduation, he joined the U.S. Navy and was stationed in San Diego. After his honorable discharge, he also served in the National Guard.
He was united in marriage to Eileen Kay Everett on August 18, 1961 in Springfield, OR and to this union three children were born: Ronnie, Robin and Raelyn. The couple later divorced.
Winton worked at the American Meter Company in Nebraska City for some 39 years. He was a long-time member of the Eagles Club.
He is survived by his children: Ronnie Uchytil of Nebr. City; Robin Lindaman and husband Scott of Ackley, IA and Raelyn Welniak and sig. other Jerry Cody of Nebr. City; 13 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren; sisters: Gloria Chambers and husband Jerry and Bunny Mathis all of Shedd, OR; extended family: Donovan Ainsworth and wife Laura of Plattsmouth, NE, Cindy Bowersmith and husband Dale of Nebr. City and Mark Wright of Lincoln, NE; special friend Barb Cochran of Nebr. City; other family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister Toni.
Funeral Services will be held Saturday (3/25) at 10:30 a.m. at Gude Mortuary in Nebr. City with Pastor Terry Weible officiating. Burial will be in the Wyuka Cemetery with military honors.
The family will greet friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday at Gude Mortuary.
Memorials may be given to the family.
Condolences may be left at www.gudefuneralhomes.com
Gude Mortuary, Nebr. City in charge of arrangements.