Hastings’s resident, Richard F. Consbruck, 85, passed away Saturday, July 3, 2021, at Mary
Lanning Healthcare Hastings.
Rosary will be 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 6th at Butler Volland Chapel. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, July 7 at St. Cecilia Catholic Church with Father Jeremy Hazuka officiating. Burial with Military Rites by Juniata American Legion
Post #365 will be at Assumption Cemetery in Assumption, NE. Visitation will be Tuesday from 6-
7 at the funeral home with family present. Memorials may be given to Hastings Catholic
Schools Trust or Rett Syndrome Foundation. Private condolences may be sent to the family at
www.lbvfh.com. Livingston Butler Volland Funeral Home is serving the family.
Dick was born August 1, 1935, to Anthony & Frances (Hemberger) Consbruck. He graduated
from Roseland High School in 1953. He married Elaine Lampe on April 30, 1955. Elaine preceded
him in death on October 9, 2002. He served in the Army National Guard of NE for 9 years. Dick
retired from Farmland Industries in 1997.
Dick was a member of the 3rd Degree Knights of Columbus Council #1123, 4th Degree Knight of
Columbus Pius XII Assembly #608 where he was the Knight of the Year and Family of the month.
He was a former member of the American Legion #300 of Doniphan, NE, and St. Michael’s Men
Club. Dick and Elaine were inducted into the Hastings Catholic Activities Association Hall of
Fame. He served as past President of the Hastings Catholic Activities Association, Home School
Association and Knights of Columbus Withholding Company. He volunteered at Meals on
Wheels and as a bus driver transporting students for Hastings Catholic Schools. He loved to play
pitch, golf, fish, and travel. He was an avid St. Cecilia Blue Hawk and Hawkette fan, Kansas City
Royal and Nebraska Volleyball and Baseball fan. Spending time with his children, grandkids, and
great-grandchildren were his passions. He was devoted to his special needs granddaughter
Brittany and generously supported Rett Syndrome.
Heartfelt thanks from the family to The Homestead Assisted Living of Hastings and Mary
Lanning Hospice for the care, compassion, and love over the last 12 months.
He is preceded in death by his parents, his wife: five brothers, Don, Jim, Leonard, Jerome (Red)
and Joe; and sister Bernadine Harms. Elaine’s parents, Emil and Martha Lampe. Brothers-in-law
Merlin, Larry and Billy Lampe.
Children & Spouses: Rick & Joni Consbruck, Hastings, NE
Dee & Dave Huber, Lincoln, NE
Danny and Karen Consbruck, Hastings, NE
Grandchildren and spouses: Dessa & Jamie Farrand
Megan and Mikel Ladenburger
Justin & Riley Consbruck
Great-Grandchildren: Nora Farrand
4 Step-great grandsons
3 Step-great granddaughters
Sister in Laws: June Consbruck
Many nieces, nephews, and friends left to cherish his memory.