Eldren J. Michalski, 93 of Loup City, NE died Saturday, October 19, 2019 at Rose Lane Home in Loup City. Mass of Christian burial will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday, October 24 at St. Josaphat’s Catholic Church in Loup City. Father Richard L. Piontkowski will officiate the Mass. Burial will be held at the Evergreen Cemetery in Loup City. Visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Wednesday at St. Josaphat’s Catholic Church with a 7:00 p.m. Knights of Columbus Rosary at the church. Memorials are suggested to the Michalski family or donor’s choice.
Eldren John Michalski was born July 30, 1926 at Sherman County, NE to Michael T. and Theresa (Swanek) Michalski. Eldren grew up and attended school in Sherman County. He farmed in Sherman County until 1960 and then went to work for the Farmers Coop Service Station. In 1969 he went to work for the Eaton Corporation and retired in 1987. After retirement Eldren worked part-time for Jim Obermiller hauling grain. Eldren also worked part-time for the City of Loup City and Day’s Auction. Eldren enjoyed playing cards and listening to Polka music. He also enjoyed visiting with family and taking bus rides to the casino. Eldren was a member of St. Josaphat’s Catholic Church and Knights of Columbus. He enjoyed helping out with Bingo from 1987 to 1995.
Survivors include his sisters, Henrietta Kuszak of Loup City, NE; Maxine (Ken) Faucher of Omaha, NE; Rena (Dean) Flyr of Omaha, NE; Dianne (Vernon) Hilbers of Lyons, NE; brothers, Virgil; Dennis (RoseAnn) both of Omaha, NE and Richard (Janis) of Valley, NE. He was preceded in death by his sisters, Ernestine Palu, Norma Kuszak, Marcella Palu.
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