Elmer Lanc


Elmer Lanc,90, of Bruno, died Saturday, December 31, 2016, at david place in David City.



Mass of Christian Burial  Thursday, January 5, 2017  10:30 A.M.

Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church   Abie, Nebraska  Fr. Ron Homes, Celebrant

Visitation Wednesday 4-7 P.M.  Rosary Service 7 P.M.  Kracl Funeral Chapel

David City

Thursday 9:30-Mass time at the church  Committal in the church cemetery

with Military Honors

Lunch following in the church basement   Memorials to the church

Elmer was born June 10, 1926, near Brainard, Nebraska to James and Otilla(Hanis) Lanc.  He attended area schools and graduated from Brainard High School.  After serving in the United States Army, Elmer married Mildred Bartunek, on December 28, 1948, at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Abie.  They lived and farmed in the Abie area.  Elmer was a farmer and enjoyed woodworking.  In his  spare  time he liked to fish and loved nothing more than time spent with the grand and great-grandchildren.

Elmer is survived by his wife of 68 years, Mildred, of David City, one son Dwayne(Nancy) Lanc of Abie, a daughter, Diane(Tim)  Price  of Norfolk, sister, Marie(Vern) Belik of Prague, six grandchildren; Andrea(John) Hansen, Omaha, Landon(Patty) Hecker, Omaha, Brian(Janelle) Muntz, David City, Matt Price, Sun Valley, Idaho, Kelli Price, Plano, Texas and Kayla(Bryce) Miller of Omaha, and 8 great-grandchildren: Katie, Brody and Bryce Hansen, Garrett and Gabe Hecker, Callie and Cassidy Muntz and Knox Newlin  He was preceded in death by his parents, brother Adolph Lanc and sister, Gladys Fricke.