Dennis Dean Plautz

Born: Tuesday, February 27th 1945 in Seward, Nebraska
Died: Monday, May 27th 2019 in Lincoln, Nebraska
Age: 74 years, 3 months
Memorials In Care Of
Plautz Family
Visitation Time(s)
Thursday June 6, 2019
9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
(The Plautz Family will greet friends from 6:30 - 8:00 p.m. at Volzke Funeral Home)

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Service: 10:30 am - Friday, June 7th 2019
Zion Lutheran Church
370 4th St.
Garland, NE  68360
Officiating: Pastor Larry Oetting Pastor David Dobbertein
Honorary Casketbearers: Gary Mayfield, Phil Zillig, Doug Suellwold, Scott Plautz, Jeremy Kopecky, Dylan Plautz, J.J. Plautz, Jocelyn Cochran, Jaeden Cochran, Gale Greenlee

Dennis Dean Plautz was born on February 27, 1945 to Donald and Betty (Zillig) Plautz in Seward, Nebraska. He attended District 13 (Oak Grove School) near the farm and Zion Lutheran School. He graduated from Garland High School in 1963. Following high school, Dennis attended Lincoln School of Commerce. Dennis served in the United States Navy Seabees during Vietnam from June 7, 1966 through June 6, 1968. On February 22, 1985 Dennis was united in marriage to Patricia Allen in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Dennis worked for E & K for 29 years and then Keenan, Hopkins, Schmidt & Stowell Contractors Inc. as a drywall estimator. In his free time Dennis enjoyed golfing, fishing, hunting and treasure hunting. He loved to watch his grandkids’ sporting events. Dennis was a member of Garland American Legion Post#369 and Garland High School Reunion Committee. Dennis passed away on May 27, 2019 in Lincoln, Nebraska at the age of 74 years and 3 months. He is survived by his wife, Patricia Plautz, Lincoln, Nebraska; children, Darin (Gerri) Plautz, Omaha, Nebraska, Chantel Plautz, Lincoln, Nebraska, Cassandra Cochran, Newton, Kansas; stepson, Michael (Tristan) Pirak; grandchildren, Jocelyn Cochran, Jaeden Cochran, Dylan Plautz, J.J. Plautz; great-grandchildren, Draylen Henson; sister, Pat Plautz Walker (Gale Greenlee), Cortez, Colorado; sister-in-law, Elaine Plautz, Garland, Nebraska; niece, Stacy (Jeremy) Kopecky; nephew, Scott (Tracy) Plautz; great nephews, Karter, Keaton and Kysen Kopecky, Mason Plautz; great niece, Sydney Plautz. Dennis was preceded in death by his parents, Don and Betty Plautz; brother, Gary Plautz; nephew, Steven Plautz.

Dennis Plautz

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