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1953 Wayne 2021

Wayne T. Kaya

January 11, 1953 — March 26, 2021

Age 68. Lifelong Omaha resident.

Preceded in death by parents, Jack and Alice Kaya, brother-in-law, Rocky Shindo.

He is survived by his sisters: Carolyn (Rudy) Mudra, Marilyn (Todd) Hespen, Jackie Shindo. Aunts and Uncles; Tomoko Matsunami, David and Natchi Furukawa, Juichi and Emiko Matsunami. Nephews and Nieces; Mike and Mark Lewis, James Wycoff, Michelle (Darrell) Gruber, JillMarie (Joel) Fleming, Nancy Ahlberg. Great Nieces and Nephews; Kylee Lewis, Sierra (Devin) Boots, Skye Harlow, Audrey, Gabrielle, Alicia and Dominique Fleming, Chandrell Schimmel, Kayla and Gavin Wycoff, Blake Ahlberg. Great-grand Nephews and Nieces; Trenton, Charlie and Rhett Boots, Orion Myers, KayaMarie, Jason, Larry, Hunter, Emma, and Olivia Fleming, Nathan, Daniel, and Jeremy Wingett. Special Friend, Brenda Lewis. Many cousins and friends.

A Celebration of his Life Service: Sunday, April 11, at 11am at the John A. Gentleman Mortuaries - 72nd Street Chapel.


1010North 72 Street


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Service Schedule

Past Services

Memorial Service

Sunday, April 11, 2021

Starts at 11:00am (Central time)

John A. Gentleman Mortuaries - 72nd Street Chapel

1010 North 72nd Street, Omaha, NE 68114

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