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Riley Adam Sears

October 27, 1983 — September 11, 2022


Riley Adam Sears

Hastings resident Riley Adam Sears, 38, passed away Sunday, September 11, 2022, as a result of a motorcycle accident.   


Celebration of Life will be 10 a.m. – Noon, Sunday, September 18, at the funeral home. Memorials may be given to the family.


Riley was born October 27, 1983, in Hastings, NE to Greggory Kipp Sears & Tara Teri (Genzmer) Sears-Zulkoski. Riley worked in the area as a welder for many years and was currently employed at Thermo King. Riley enjoyed spending his time riding and working on Harleys with his dad, helping care for his grandparents, caring for his exotic fish, spending time outdoors, especially at Spring Ranch with friends and family, was passionate about caring for injured wildlife, loved spending mornings on the porch with his dad feeding the birds and squirrels, and growing and caring for plants.


Riley was preceded in death by his grandmother, Connie (Kohl) Johnson and uncle, Scott Sears. 



    Kipp Sears

    Teri Zulkoski

    Jessica Sears

    Kylynn Sears Menebroker
    Ayla Leeding

    Alexys Onken
    Parker Moll

    Kayce Sears
    Shoni Sears

    Jake Zulkoski
    Luke Zulkoski
    Charles and Juanita (Willey) Sears

    Tam Pauley
    Tina Herz

Countless friends and loved ones

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Past Services

Celebration of Life

Sunday, September 18, 2022

10:00am - 12:00 pm (Central time)

Livingston Butler Volland Funeral Home & Cremation Center

1225 N. Elm Street, Hastings, NE 68901

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