Donald Oatney was born July 21, 1926 to Clyde and Christina Oatney in Arapahoe, Nebraska. He went to be with his Lord and Savior on January 4, 2019.
Don is survived by devoted wife of 69 years Bernice Oatney; daughters Pamela Malinovsky (Ed) and Barbara Schultz; son Ronald Oatney (Linda); six grandchildren; and 5 great grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by parents Clyde and Christina Oatney, his older sister Evelyn Branson and younger brother Eldon Oatney.
Don enjoyed woodworking and farming. He was a hard-working, quiet, kind, and generous man who loved his family dearly and will be greatly missed.
Memorial services will be held at Viegut Funeral Home with reception on Thursday, January 10, 2019 at 11:00am.