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Jody L. Schwieger

November 14, 1970 July 15, 2019
Jody L. Schwieger
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Jody L. Schwieger, 48, of Grand Island passed away Monday in Grand Island, NE.

Funeral service will be 10:30 AM Saturday, July 20th, 2019 at Livingston-Sondermann Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Trudy Kenyon-Anderson officiating. Visitation will be Friday, July 19th from 5-7 PM. Burial will be at Westlawn Memorial Park Cemetery with full military honors by the Grand Island Veterans Honor Guard.

Jody was born in Broken Bow, NE on November 14, 1970 to Kenneth and Janice (Sinner) Schwieger. He attended Grand Island Senior High School and graduated in 1989.

Jody enlisted in the United States Marine Corps on July 5, 1989 and was Honorably Discharged on November 14, 1998. While serving in the Marine Corps and Desert Storm he was awarded medals for: National Defense Service, Southwest Asia Service, Overseas Ribbon, Kuwait Liberation, Good Conduct, Navy Unit Commendation, Navy/Marine Corps Achievement and the Kuwait Liberation Medal.Following the military Jody’s profession was an IT technician/manager in both Longmont, Colorado and for the The Grand Island Independent.

Jody enjoyed target practice, tennis, Husker football, music and movies, and was especially passionate about fishing and camping with family. He also enjoyed bowling and eventually bowled a perfect game. He loved walking and spending time with his beloved German Shepherd, Max.

Jody loved to joke around, quote movie lines and pull an occasional prank. He brought a lot of smiles and laughter to his family and friends. Jody was kind-hearted and quick to defend those who felt they could not defend themselves.

Those left to cherish his memory include his mother, Janice; brothers and sisters, Douglas Schwieger and Debbie Watson of Lincoln, Teresa and Ray Gibson of Grand Island, Larry Schwieger of Grand Island, David and Valerie Schwieger of Grand Island, Cheryl and Randy Boltz of Lincoln; brother-in-law, John Stromberg of Mead, CO; nephews and their spouses, John T. and Nastashia, Justin and Erin, and Jordan Stromberg, Preston and Shelby Singer, and Jackson Schwieger; 3 great nephews; one great niece; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.

Jody is preceded in death by his father, Kenneth; sister, Robyn Stromberg; grandparents, Harry and Mildred Schwieger and Howard and Bessie Sinner.

Memorials are suggested to the family to be designated at a later time. Online condolences and memorials may be directed to www.livson.com. Livingston-Sondermann Funeral Home is entrusted with arrangements.

“Oorah Semper Fi”


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Previous Events

Visitation

Friday

19

Jul

5:00 PM 7/19/2019 5:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 7/19/2019 7:00:00 PM
Livingston Sondermann Funeral Chapel

601 North Webb Road
Grand Island, NE 68803

Livingston Sondermann Funeral Chapel
601 North Webb Road Grand Island 68803 NE
United States

Service

Saturday

20

Jul

10:30 AM 7/20/2019 10:30:00 AM - 11:30 AM 7/20/2019 11:30:00 AM
Livingston Sondermann Funeral Chapel

601 North Webb Road
Grand Island, NE 68803

Livingston Sondermann Funeral Chapel
601 North Webb Road Grand Island 68803 NE
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Westlawn Memorial Park Cemetery Final Resting Place

3826 W Stolley Park Rd, Grand Island, NE 68803
Grand Island, NE 68803

3826 W Stolley Park Rd, Grand Island, NE 68803 Grand Island 68803 NE
United States

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Memorials are suggested to the family to be designated at a later date.

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