Virgil D. Lynn passed away on Jan. 3, 2018, at Grape Community Hospital in Hamburg at the age of 85 years, 6 months and 18 days.
Virgil Dean Lynn was born July 16, 1932, in Hamburg; the son of Eula Mada (Lynn) Driskell. He lived his entire life in Hamburg and graduated from the Hamburg High School with the Class of 1950.
After high school, Virgil entered the U.S. Army on Dec. 12, 1952, serving in the Korean War overseas.
He was honorably discharged on Nov. 4, 1954.
Upon discharge, he was employed at American Meter Company for 40 years working his way into management the last 20 years before retiring in 1991.
Virgil was a member of the Kiwanis Club for a short time, Senior Center of Hamburg for 20 years, American Legion 20 years, Food Pantry 20 years, Nebraska City Saddle Club, and he delivered Meals on Wheels to brighten the homebound for 20 years. He attended the Methodist Church. Virgil loved the small town life!
Funeral Services will be held Wednesday (1/10) at 11 a.m. at the Hamburg United Methodist Church. Burial will be in the Hamburg Cemetery. Military honors will be conveyed at the church following the services.
The family will greet friends from 5 - 7 p.m. Tuesday evening at Rash-Gude Funeral Home in Hamburg,
In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Hamburg United Methodist Church, The Center in Hamburg or the Hamburg American Legion Post.
Condolences may be left at www.gudefuneralhomes.com.