Hastings resident Donald D. “Don” Zeckser, Jr., 56, passed away Thursday, October 31,
2019, at Mary Lanning Healthcare, Hastings, NE.
Memorial Service is 11 a.m. Thursday, November 7, at Lakeside Community Church of
the Nazarene in Hastings with Rev. Dr. Barry Kennard officiating. Per Don’s request for
those attending the service please wear a Husker shirt in his honor. Private family burial
will be held at a later date. Visitation is 9 a.m. – 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home
with the family present 5-7 p.m., and one hour prior to service at the church. Memorials
may be given to the family for a memorial to be established at a later date. Private
condolences may be sent to the family at www.lbvfh.com. Livingston Butler Volland
Funeral Home & Cremation Center is serving the family.
Don was born on October 10, 1963, in Hastings, NE to Donald D. Sr. & Maxine (Faber) Zeckser.
He graduated from Adams Central High School. Don married Gwen Cline on February 23, 1984,
in Grand Island, NE. He served in the Army National Guard.
From a young age, Don loved tagging along with his father helping out with his Masonry
business. Later in life, he began his truck driving career. He felt a sense of security and pride in
putting in a days work. In Dons free time he enjoyed spending time with his kids and grandkids,
gardening, and most of all Husker football. Don had big heart and cherished all of his family.
Don drove a truck for Darling, Inc. now known as Dar Pro Solutions of Ravenna, NE. He
attended Lakeside Community Church of the Nazarene.
Don was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Becky Johnston.
Wife: Gwen Zeckser – Hastings, NE
Children & Spouses: Mindy & Brent Breckner – Doniphan, NE
Nicole & Brian Delgado – Doniphan, NE
Stacy Zeckser – Lafayette, IN
Tiffany & Josh Nuss – Scotia, NE
Brooke Zeckser – Hastings, NE
Marc Zeckser – Hastings, NE
Landon Zeckser – Hastings, NE
Jett Zeckser – Hastings, NE
Siblings & Spouses: Jackie Zeckser – Hastings, NE
Glen Zeckser – Hastings, NE
Mike Zeckser – Charlotte, NC
Vickie & Brad Reiber – Hastings, NE
Rogene & Allan Arterbury – Springfield, MO
Jolene & Jim Kruml – Hastings, NE
Brother-in-law: Jon Johnston – Juniata, NE
Numerous Nieces, Nephews, and other extended family.