Hastings resident Michael J. “Mike” Aipperspach, 49, passed away Thursday, January 28,
2021, at Mary Lanning Healthcare, Hastings, NE.
Services will be 10 a.m. Friday, February 5, at Evangelical Free Church in Hastings with
Pastor Matt Sass officiating. The service will be live-streamed on the church’s Facebook
page. The direct link for that page is https://www.facebook.com/HastingsEFree/live_videos.
Burial will be at Parkview Cemetery in Hastings. Visitation will be 1-7 p.m. Thursday with
family present from 5-7 at the funeral home, and one hour prior to service at the church.
Memorials may be given to the family. For the health and safety of others face masks are
required for those attending the visitation and funeral, your cooperation is appreciated. Since
there are material sharing restrictions, we ask that you bring your own pen for signing the
registration book or memorial envelopes. Private condolences may be sent to the family at
www.lbvfh.com. Livingston Butler Volland Funeral Home & Cremation Center is serving the
Mike was born August 10, 1971, to Elmer & Irene (Roth) Aipperspach in Lodi, California.
He graduated from Lodi High School in 1989. After graduation, Mike and his parents moved
to Aberdeen, SD. Mike married the love of his life, Brenda Wonnenberg on June 12, 1999, in
Pierre, SD. Mike was the supervisor for many businesses in Aberdeen and Hastings
throughout the years. Most recently he was the supervisor for Christenson Cleaning and
Restoration. Mike was a member of the Evangelical Free Church of Hastings.
Mike loved sports, especially the San Francisco 49ers, and the Oklahoma Sooners. Mike and
his son, Seth would enjoy taking trips to attend all types of sporting events and watching
games together. Mike was a devoted father. He also enjoyed watched his children's activities
when possible. Mike and Seth created a strong bond while working out together at the
YMCA. This led to them being apart of their promotional campaign. Mike was an excellent
cook and loved cooking with his daughter, Sienna. They also spent time playing games
together and sharing many laughs. Mike would do anything for anyone. He was a hard-
worker and a selfless man. Mike was a wonderful and loving father and husband.
Michael was preceded in death by his parents and mother-in-law, Diane Wonnenberg.
Wife: Brenda Aipperspach – Hastings, NE
Father-in-law: Ken Wonnenberg – Tea, SD
Brother-in-law & Spouse: Daniel & Amy Wonnenberg – Sioux Falls, SD
Sister-in-law & Spouse: Kimberly & Robert Bergstrom – Madison, SD
Nieces & Nephews: Kyndra Wonnenberg