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Keith D. Woodard

July 8, 1962 — December 21, 2023

Hastings

Keith D. Woodard

Hastings resident Keith D. Woodard, 61, passed away Thursday, December 21, 2023, at Mary Lanning Healthcare, Hastings, NE.    

 

Memorial Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday, December 29, at First St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Hastings. Burial with military rites by Hastings Military Honor Guard will be at Sunset Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Hastings. A book signing will be 1-4 p.m. Thursday, December 28, at the funeral home, and one hour before the service at the church. Memorials may be given to the family for a memorial to be established at a later date.

 

Keith was born July 8, 1962 in Hastings, NE to Carlie Cleveland and raised by Helen Archer. He graduated from Hastings Senior High School and attended Hastings College. Keith served in the U.S. Navy from May 26, 1981 to November 1, 1985.

 

Keith was employed as a firefighter, EMT, paramedic, and Sheriff. He was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church, rural Glenvil. Keith loved riding horses, dancing, drawing, range shooting, fishing, camping, and exploring and seeing the beauty of nature.

 

Keith was preceded in death by his mother; sisters, Eruma Peterson and Carol Dack; and brother, Butch Woodard.  

 

SURVIVORS:

Children & Spouse:               
    Ariel & James Peterson – Hastings, NE

    Austin Woodard & Cierra Yount – Fairfield, NE

    Autumn Woodard & Andrew Sadd – Hastings, NE

Grandchildren:                      
    Ryan Peterson

    Claira Woodard

    Braxton Sadd
Father & Step-Mother:          
    Carlie & Jane Cleveland
Siblings & Spouses:              
    Cherrie Malone & Bill Stewart

    Dick & Charlotte Woodard

    Lynn & Trudy Woodard

    Betty Jorgensen

Numerous Nieces, Nephews, Cousins, and friends

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Keith D. Woodard, please visit our flower store.

Past Services

Book Signing

Thursday, December 28, 2023

1:00 - 4:00 pm (Central time)

Livingston Butler Volland Funeral Home & Cremation Center

1225 N. Elm Street, Hastings, NE 68901

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Book Signing

Friday, December 29, 2023

9:00 - 10:00 am (Central time)

First St. Paul's Lutheran Church

501 N Burlington Ave, Hastings, NE 68901

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Memorial Service

Friday, December 29, 2023

10:00 - 11:00 am (Central time)

First St. Paul's Lutheran Church

501 N Burlington Ave, Hastings, NE 68901

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