Retiree Corner

Retiree Corner

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Retired Nebraska State Patrol Captain Roman J. Liekhus #158, age 92, passed away on Thursday, January 21, 2021.  Captain Liekhus began his career with the Nebraska Safety Patrol as a dispatcher in the Communications Division for a short period of time before being selected to attend the 9th Patrol Camp.  This camp started on August 23, 1955, and graduated on September 24, 1955.  Assignment as a State Trooper then began on October 3, 1955.  After just over 31 years of service to the State of Nebraska, Captain Liekhus retired on December 31, 1986.


A visitation will be held on Monday, January 25, 2021, from 1700-1900, at Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home in Lincoln, Nebraska.  The funeral home is located at 6800 South 14th Street.  At the conclusion of the visitation, a Rosary will take place in the chapel.  The Funeral Mass has been scheduled at St. John the Apostle Catholic Church on Tuesday, January 26, 2021, at 1030.  The church is located at 7601 Vine Street in Lincoln.  Following the Mass, burial will immediately occur at Lincoln Memorial. 


The funeral home and church are abiding by Covid-19 guidelines with regard to masks and social distancing.