Date of Birth: 09/12/1950
Date of Death: 09/01/2017
Services: Memorial Service Sat (9-9-17) 11:00 AM at the John A. Gentleman Pacific Street Chapel, Omaha, Nebraska.
Visitation: Friday 5:00 to 7:00 PM at the John A. Gentleman Pacific Street Chapel, Omaha, Nebraska.
Memorials: In lieu of flowers donations to Leukemia Lymphoma Society.
Beloved husband, father, grandfather, teacher, and friend. Born Macclesfield, Chester UK; lived in Melbourne, Victoria AUS; Houston, TX; Chicago, IL; San Antonio, TX; and finally Omaha, NE. Survived by wife Opal of 36 years, son John and daughter-in-law Maureen, grandchildren Charlotte and Orion, mother Mavis, brother Nigel and his wife Leanne, niece Katie, cousin Steven and wife Andrea, sister-in-law and husband Ruth and Robert Stirling, and brother-in-law and wife Ronald and Beverly Buls. Ph.D., hearing researcher, and professor of Biomedical Sciences at Creighton University. Bluegrass mandolin aficionado and friend of the arts.