Merle Allen Rudebusch, age 88, was born in Randolph, Nebraska on December 9, 1933. He has lived in Lincoln for the last 49 years and entered into his heavenly rest on January 11, 2022. Merle is preceded in death by his mother, May (Shipman) Rudebusch and father, John D. Rudebusch.
Merle is survived by his loving wife of 59 years, Arlene (Lambrecht) Rudebusch; his five children, Lori (Robert) Ryman of Elmwood, NE, Sharon (Mark) Poindexter of Bellevue, NE, Michael (Tonya) Rudebusch of Seward, NE, Phillip Rudebusch of Lincoln, NE, Robert (Michelle) Rudebusch of Castle Rock, CO. Seven grandchildren, Elizabeth (Shane) Pitts, Kristin Ryman, Daniel Rudebusch, Mikayla Rudebusch, Victoria Rudebusch, Lukas Rudebusch, and Haylee Rudebusch; Great granddaughter, McKenzie Pitts.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m., Friday, January 28, 2022 at Redeemer Lutheran Church, 510 South 33rd Street, Lincoln with Pastor Mark Ebert officiating. Visitation will be held at Trump Funeral Services, 1600 West “O” Street, Lincoln from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Thursday, January 27, 2022. Burial will be held at a later date in Yankee Hill Cemetery, Lincoln. Condolences may be left at trumpmemorials.com. Trump Funeral Services, 1600 West “O” Street, Lincoln, NE.