Hastings resident Robert A. “Bob” Oldham, 82, passed away Tuesday, August 31, 2021, at
Perkins Pavilion Good Samaritan Society-Hastings Village, Hastings, NE.
Rosary will be 7 p.m. Monday, September 6, at Butler Volland Chapel. Mass of Christian
Burial will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, September 7, at St. Cecilia Catholic Church in Hastings with
Father David Oldham and Father Jeremy Hazuka officiating. Burial will be at Parkview
Cemetery in Hastings. The service will be live-streamed on Livingston Butler Volland
Funeral Home’s website. To view the service you will need to go to Bob’s obituary and
click the play button shown towards the bottom of the page. Visitation will be 2-7 p.m.
Monday with family present 5-7 p.m. at the funeral home, and one hour prior to service at the
church. Memorials may be given to St. Michael’s Catholic Church or Hastings Catholic
Schools. Private condolences may be sent to the family at www.lbvfh.com. Livingston Butler
Volland Funeral Home & Cremation Center is serving the family.
Bob was born December 27, 1938, in Webber, KS to Raymond R. & Amelia A. (Fulton)
Oldham. He graduated from Superior High School in 1957. Bob married Sharon C.
Schommer on October 24, 1960, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Lawrence, NE. They
moved to Hastings in 1972 from Superior.
Bob worked full-time and part-time as a printer for Vaughans Printers for 47 years and also
worked at Superior Express, Blue Hill Leader, and Butler Volland Funeral Home for many
years. He was a member of St. Michael’s Catholic Church, Knights of Columbus Fourth
Degree where he was Past State District Deputy, St. Michael’s Men's Club, and Eagles Aerie
Bob was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Loris Oldham and Gene Oldham.
Wife: Sharon C. Oldham – Hastings, NE
Daughters & Son-in-law: Michelle Oldham – Hastings, NE
Robin & Michael Hayhurst – Scottsbluff, NE
Lisa McNeil – Omaha, NE
Sons: Father David Oldham – Rulo, NE
Thomas Oldham – Corpus Christi, TX
Granddaughters: Megan Hayhurst – Omaha, NE
Kaitlyn Hayhurst – Scottsbluff, NE
Erin Hayhurst – Scottsbluff, NE
Sister: Carol Oldham – Lake Havasu City, AZ
Sisters-in-law: Willie Gilmore
Brother-in-law: Leonard Hoelting
Many Nieces & Nephews