Dale “Spike” Kalkwarf, age 65, of Auburn, passed away Friday, February 2, 2024, in Auburn.


Survivors include his wife Mary Ann of Auburn; sons and daughter-in-law Cristopher Lynn of Auburn. Kenny Lee of Plattsmouth, Kyle Loren and Lisa Marie of Plattsmouth; granddaughters Camilla Lynn and Lailla Ann; brothers and sisters Robert (Linda) Kalkwarf, Barb Petracek, Patricia (Wayne) Urbach, William (Gwen) Kalkwarf, Martha (Al) Hingst, Mary Ellen (Lyle) Calkins, Mike (Becky) Kalkwarf, Julie (Steve) Layton; sister-in-law Connie Kalkwarf; brother-in-law Mark Urbach; Mary Ann’s siblings Judy (Larry) Woolman, Mike (Gay) Gill, Patrick (Barb) Gill, Patricia (Jerry) Schulze, Shannon Gill, Danny (Kelly) Gill; brother-in-law Greg Bojanski; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.


Funeral Mass will be celebrated Tuesday, February 6, 10:00 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Crete.  Burial will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery at Friend.  Visitation will be at the funeral home in Auburn Monday 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., with family greeting friends 6:00 to 8:00.  Rosary will be recited Monday at 7:00 p.m.


Services are entrusted to Hemmingsen Funeral Home of Auburn.