Kenneth E. Rieke, age 97 of Julian, passed away Tuesday, June 11, 2024, at Good Samaritan Society-Auburn.


Survivors include his daughter Cindy Rieke, sister Muriel Docker, niece Betty Hansen, nephews Allan and Bruce Hansen, other relatives and friends.


Funeral services will be held Tuesday, June 18, 2024, 11:00 a.m. at Auburn Christan Church in Auburn.  Burial will be at 1:30 p.m. in Wyuka Cemetery at Nebraska City with Graveside Military Honors provided by American Legion Post #23 of Auburn and Nebraska Army National Guard Honor Guard.  Visitation will be on Monday from 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. with family greeting friends from 5:00 to 6:00. 


Memorials are suggested to Auburn Christian Church.


Services are entrusted to Hemmingsen Funeral Home of Auburn.