Hastings resident Jeffery Ray Thaut Sr., 65, passed away Sunday, October 10, 2021, at
Mary Lanning Healthcare, Hastings, NE.
Memorial Services will be 2 p.m. Thursday, October 14, at North Shore Assembly of
God, with Pastor Chris Johnson officiating. No burial will be held at this time. Book
signing will be 1-4 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home and one hour prior to service at
the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to ALS Association or Hastings
Public Schools Foundation. The service will be live-streamed on Livingston Butler
Volland Funeral Home’s website. To view the service you will need to go to Jeffery’s
obituary and click the play button shown towards the bottom of the page. Private
condolences may be sent to the family at www.lbvfh.com. Livingston Butler Volland
Funeral Home & Cremation Center is serving the family.
Jeffery was born November 11, 1955, in Hastings, NE to Raymond & Peggy (Hobbs)
Thaut. He graduated from Hastings High School in 1974. Jeffery married Kathy Butzirus
on May 27, 1977. He worked at Overhead Door for 13 years, and then owned and
operated Tri-City Overhead Door from 1987 to 2015 when he semi-retired. Jeffery was a
member of Lochland Country Club. He especially loved spending time with family,
watching kids’ and grandkids’ sporting events, his beloved Huskers and Dodgers, golfing
with friends and family, and enjoying his backyard oasis.
Jeffery was preceded in death by his father.
Wife: Kathy Thaut – Hastings, NE
Children & Spouses: Mindy & Kipp Yost – Castle Rock, CO
Kellyn & Skylar del Sol – Mesa, AZ
Jeffery R. “JJ” Thaut Jr. – Omaha, NE
Sister & Spouse: Sheila & Joe Soares – Hastings, NE
Brothers & Spouses: Scott & Deb Thaut – Hastings, NE
Mark & Steven Floyd-Thaut – San Diego, CA
Mother: Peggy Thaut Holdeman – Hastings, NE
Grandchildren: Peyton Yost
Numerous Nieces, Nephews, Great-Nieces, Great-Nephews, In-laws, Aunts, Cousins, and
many many friends