Robert "Bob" D. Schmitz, 70, of O'Neill died Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018 surrounded by his family.
Private graveside services were held Monday, Feb. 12, 2018 in Merna.
Memorials may be made to the Capital Humane Society in Lincoln.
Roper and Sons Funeral Home in Lincoln was in charge of the arrangements.
Bob was born on March 13, 1947 to Harley and Alta Schmitz in Loup City.
Bob is survived by one daughter Renee Maldonado of Denver, CO, one son Richard (Cassandra) Schmitz of Lincoln and life-long friend Paula Bacon of O'Neill.