John Lawrence Ready, 68

April 19, 1952 - April 29, 2020

Hastings resident John Lawrence Ready, 68, passed away Wednesday, April 29, 2020, at
his home.

Due to COVID-19 directed health measures, a private family burial will be at Parkview
Cemetery in Hastings. There will be no viewing or visitation. Memorials may be given to
the family. Private condolences may be sent to the family at Livingston
Butler Volland Funeral Home & Cremation Center is serving the family.

John was born April 19, 1952, in Manhattan, KS to Bernard John & Rosina (Pederzoli)
Ready. He graduated from Hastings High School. John married Janet Olson on October
21, 1972, at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Hastings. He served with the Nebraska
National Guard from November 1971 until August 1977. John was employed as an auto
body technician.

John preceded in death by his parents; and one nephew.


Wife: Janet Ready – Hastings, NE
Son & Spouse: Jason & Robyn Ready – York, NE
Daughter: Jennifer Steiner – Hastings, NE
Grandchildren: 8
Great-Grandchildren: 2
Sister: Jane Disney – OH
Step-Sister & Spouse: Debbie & Danny Swiegood – Hastings, NE
Numerous Nieces & Nephews
Lots of fur babies