Robert L. Bittner


Robert "Bob" Lee Bittner, 68, of O'Neill died Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2020 at Bryan Medical Center West in Lincoln.

Visitation was held Saturday, Dec. 19, 2020 at Biglin's Mortuary in O'Neill.

Funeral services were held Saturday, Dec. 19. 2020 at the mortuary in O'Neill. Vicar Nancy Moore officiated.

Burial was in the Akron Cemetery in Akron.

Memorials may be made to the family for future designation.

Robert was born in Spalding, to Robert and Martha (Bloom) Bittner.  He grew up on the family farm.  They later moved into Bartlett where he graduated from Wheeler Central High School in 1970.

After high school, Bob worked as a ranch hand for a time, and at the gas station in Bartlett for many years.  

He then moved to Atkinson where he worked for the City Waste Department.  

Bob moved to O’Neill and worked for Cemper Equipment until his passing.  

He enjoyed hunting, telling stories and sitting in his garage, having a beverage and relaxing.

Bob is survived by his special friend Mary Sleister of O'Neill; two brothers Gene (Laura) Bittner of Holyoke, CO and Frank (Deb) Bittner of Fullerton; two sisters-in-law Emma Jean Bittner of Spalding and Jean Bittner of Albion; many nieces and nephews; and his favorite dog Peewee.

He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers George Bittner and Dick Bittner.        


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