Funeral services for Stanley Scherbarth, age 86, of Hay Springs, Nebraska will be on Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 1:00 PM at Chamberlain Chapel in Chadron, Nebraska with Father Tim Stoner and Father Joseph Joseph officiating.
Burial will be at Hay Springs Cemetery in Hay Springs, Nebraska.
Visitation will be on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 7:00 PM at Chamberlain Chapel of Chadron, Nebraska.
A memorial has been established for Rainbow House of Omaha or Hay Springs Youth Activities. Donations may be sent to Chamberlain Chapel of Chadron, P.O. Box 970, Chadron, NE 69337.
Online condolences can be made at www.chamberlainchapel.com
Mr. Scherbarth passed away on April 14, 2014 at his house in Hay Springs, Nebraska.
Stanley was born on March 13, 1928 in Sheridan County, Nebraska.
On May 26, 1951, he married Rose Mary Whiting of Morrill, NE. They made their home in rural Hay Springs, NE. Their union created five children. Stan and Rose made the farm, ranch, later the mail route, of 42 years, their livelihood. He was a lifetime member of the Angus Association. He was a lifetime member of the National Rifle Association. He also had a life time hunting/fishing license. He taught all his children to fire and shoot all kinds of firearms.
As a family man, he raised his children never to judge, and to be fair and honest. He was a loving figure to everyone who needed him. He supported his children, grandchildren, nieces and nephews with all their sports endeavors. Whenever a grandchild/great grandchild was born, he had to be the one to hold the new baby when it came home. Later: the going phrase of the grandchildren was: “don’t tell Grandpa..."
Children: Deanna Ferguson, Jim (Roseann) Scherbarth, Rita Kelly and Dan, Tim Scherbarth and Kelly; and Daryl (Rachel) Scherbarth.
Grandchildren: Kelly (Rhonda) Schafer; TJ (Holly) Scherbarth; Amy Scherbarth; Justin (Stephanie) Scherbarth; Keith (Adriene) Kelly; Kevin Kelly; Katie and Thomas Scherbarth; and Haden Scherbarth.
Great Grandchildren: 9
Brother: Robert (Nellie) Scherbarth of Aurora, CO; and their children.
Proceeding him in death was his mother Margarita Baker; his father E.J. Scherbarth; his brother, Don (and wife and daughter); his wife Rose Mary.
Chamberlain Chapel of Chadron, Nebraska is in charge of arrangements.