Hastings resident Randale W. “Randy” Edmisten, 58, passed away Tuesday, May 14,
2019, at Mary Lanning Healthcare, Hastings, NE.
Rosary is 7 p.m. Thursday, May 16, at Butler Volland Chapel. Mass of Christian Burial is
10:30 a.m. Friday, May 17, at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Hastings with Father
Jeremy Hazuka officiating. Burial will be at Parkview Cemetery in Hastings. Memorials
may be given to American Diabetes Association. Visitation is 4-8 p.m. Thursday with
family present 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home, and one hour prior to service at the church.
Private condolences may be sent to the family at www.lbvfh.com. Livingston Butler
Volland Funeral Home & Cremation Center is serving the family.
Randy was born March 12, 1961, in Nebraska City to Karen (Johnson) Edmisten. He
graduated from Nebraska City High School in 1979. Randy married Karen Kimminau on
June 30, 1990, at St. Bonaventure Catholic Church in Columbus, NE. They moved to
Hastings from Columbus in 2002.
Randy was a dairy manager of Family Thrift Center in Columbus and Russ’s
Supermarket in Hastings for 10 years. He was a member of St. Michael’s Catholic
Church. He was an avid Indianapolis Colts, St. Louis Cardinals, and Nebraska Husker
fan. Randy enjoyed golfing, tennis, softball, spending time outdoors, cooking, baking,
playing cards, and making people smile and laugh. He loved spending time with his
family and friends, especially his grandchildren.
Randy was preceded in death by his infant sisters, Michelle Edmisten and Kelli
Edmisten; infant brother, Michael Edmisten; grandparents, Glen & Leola Edmisten and
George & Mabel Johnson; great-aunt, Donnabelle Edmisten; mother-in-law, Marie
Kimminau; and niece, Amanda Kimminau.
Wife: Karen Edmisten – Hastings, NE
Daughters & Spouses: Samantha & Chris Walker – Nebraska City, NE
Sierra & Derrek Edmisten – Hastings, NE
Jennifer Edmisten – Hastings, NE
Grandchildren: Ryan Walker
Mother: Karen (Johnson) Edmisten – Nebraska City, NE
Sisters & Spouse: Jackie & John Scharp – Nebraska City, NE
Lauri Kastl & fiancé Dan Dewey – David City, NE
Brother & Spouse: Scooter & Cheryl Edmisten – Nebraska City, NE
Father-in-law: Arnold Kimminau – Lawrence, NE
Brothers-in-law & Spouses: Darrel & Linda Kimminau – Lincoln, NE
Dale & Mary Kimminau – Lawrence, NE
Sister-in-law & Spouse: Marlene & Mark Pullmann – Kearney, NE
Nieces & Nephews: 16
Great-Nieces & Great-Nephews: 18