Dennis Edward Lammers was born in rural Cedar County West of Hartington, Neb., on Oct. 30, 1934 to Alfred A and Pauline (Arens) Lammers.
He died on Nov. 12, 2023 at Crowell Memorial Home in Blair, Neb. Mass of Christan Burial will be held Saturday, Nov. 18 at 10 a.m. at St. Francis Borgia Catholic Church in Blair. Burial will follow at the Holy Cross Cemetery in Blair. Visitation will be held Friday, Nov. 17 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Campbell Aman Funeral Home with a Vigil beginning at 7 p.m.
Dennis attended grade school at country school and graduated from Holy Trinity High School in 1952. Dennis farmed west of Hartington and had a herd of stock cows. He was a member of the Catholic Order of Foresters of Fordyce, Neb. He was also a member of St. Francis Borgia Catholic Church of Blair. Dennis married Rita Lorentzen on Feb. 20, 1971, at Holy Trintiy Church in Hartington. The couple had one son, Brett Lammers.
Dennis is survived by his wife Rita; two grandchildren: Grant and Sloan Lammers; sisters: Jolene (William) Johnson and Janice (Arlyn) Berg; sister-in-law Jeanette Lammers; daughter-in-law Kimberly Lammers.
He was preceded in death by his parents, son Brett, brothers: Melvin and Rodney; brother-in-law William Johnson and sister-in-law Janice Crandall.