Steven John Wendt, of David City, Nebraska, passed away Wednesday, March 28, 2017, surrounded by his loving family after a courageous and valiant battle with cancer.
Family greeting of friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday, April 2 at St Mary’s Catholic Church in David City. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, April 3. All services will be held at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in David City. Lunch following at the Butler County Event Center.
Steven was born April 13, 1951, to Mary Lou (Soukup) and Vernon Wendt in Lynch, Nebraska. He attended Spencer High School and graduated in 1969. He was a smart and savy businessman and ran Steve’s Tool Service, his Snap-On Tool business, for 37 years. He will be remembered for his contagious smile and ability to sell to just about anyone.
Steven is survived by his wife Yvonne, children Todd (Alycia) Wendt of Omaha, Mark (Judi) Wendt of Omaha, Valerie (Brad) Vandenberg of David City, Amber Wendt of Omaha, Danielle (Kevin) Quintanar of Knoxville Tennessee, Tiffany (Jen) Pence of Spokane Washington, 11 Grandchildren: Ryan Wendt, Zach Wendt, Jake Wendt, Beau Wendt, Kroy Vandenberg, Hensley Vandenberg, Soon to be born Baby Boy Vandenberg, Amidee Quintanar, Naomi Quintanar, Kegan Pence, Erin Pence, Brother Wayne (Diana) Wendt of Bristow, Diane (Tom) Ellis of Friend, Marcia (James) Mally of Norfolk, Greg Wendt of Friend, father and mother in law Don and Delores Kucera, brother in law Gordon (Lisa) Kucera of Lee’s Summit Missouri, brother in law Nathan (Barb) of Lincoln many nieces and nephews, great customers and friends.
He is preceded in death by his parents Mary Lou and Vernon Wendt, brother Michael Wendt, sister Karen Wendt, and late-wife Rhonda Wendt.
Memorials in care of the family.