Jimmie C. Huebner - March 12, 2011Former Grand Island resident, Jimmie C. Huebner, 75, of Springfield, Mo. died Saturday, March 12, 2011, in Cox Hospital, Springfield, Mo.
Memorial services will be held at a later date at Zion Luthern Church near Hampton.
Mr. Huebner was born July 30, 1935, in Alda to Donald and Clara (Sorgenfrei) Huebner. He graduated from Alda High School in 1953 and attended Grand Island Business College where he obtained his associates degree.
Jim married Gladys Dissmeyer on July 14, 1957, at Zion Lutheran Church of Hampton. He retired in 1990 from Case New Holland as a computer operator.
Jim served from November 1957 through 1963 in the Reserve Forces Act Program where he was presented with the Knights of Ak-Sar-Ben Soldier of the Year Award in 1962. Jim enjoyed playing card, games, and doing woodwork.
Survivors include his wife, Gladys; sister-in-law and husband, Gloria (Dissmeyer) and LaVerne Bamesberger, sister-in-law Mary Ann (Tarnick) Huebner; two nieces and three nephews, great-nieces, nephews and many friends.
Jim was preceded in death by his parents and brother Roderick.