Hastings resident Lorene Bertha Colburn, 99, passed away Wednesday, May 26, 2021, at
Edgewood Vista Assisted Living, Hastings, NE.
Services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, June 1, at Butler Volland Chapel in Hastings with
Pastor Joel Remmers officiating. Burial will be at Sunset Memorial Gardens Cemetery in
Hastings. Visitation will be one hour prior to service at the funeral home. Memorials may
be given to the family. For the health and safety of others face masks are recommended
for those attending the visitation and funeral, your cooperation is appreciated. Private
condolences may be sent to the family at www.lbvfh.com. Livingston Butler Volland
Funeral Home & Cremation Center is serving the family.
Lorene was born August 21, 1921, in Adams County, NE near Roseland to Herman &
Wilhelmina Hedweg (Schukei) Kuehn. She was baptized on September 18, 1921, at St.
Paul Lutheran Church in Holstein, NE by Pastor Lorenz Grueber. Lorene was confirmed
on May 18, 1935, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Blue Hill. She married Ervin Colburn on
September 15, 1947, at Zion Lutheran Church in Hastings by Pastor Robert Hoffman; he
preceded her in death on September 22, 1993. Lorene was a homemaker and a member of
Redeemer Lutheran Church.
Lorene was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Ervin Colburn; three brothers; and
Sons, Spouses & Families: Marvin & Marjie Colburn – Hastings, NE
Justin & Kristen Colburn
Taylor & Hailey
Holly & Nate Sidlo
McKenzie & Tyson
Rodney & Linda Colburn – Juniata, NE
Erin & Tharon Buhr
Eva, Elijah, Acacia, Caden &
Ashley & Brigim Hackel
Harlie, Harper, Huxley, Haven &
Lindsey & Ridge Petska
Jack & Axel
Many other relatives and friends