Biography

Robert Lee Policky was born June 12, 1940 on the family farm near Bee, Nebraska, the son of Leonard J. and Wilma S. (Pelan) Policky and passed away on January 7, 2013 at home near Pleasant Dale, Nebraska at the age of 72 years, 6 months, 26 days. Bob attended District 28 grade school and was a 1958 graduate of Seward High School. On October 23, 1962, Bob was united in marriage to his soulmate, Helen J. Buresh at St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church in Bee. Their marriage was blessed with three children, Pat, Bruce and Tracy. Bob was a lifetime farmer south of Bee. After retiring from farming he lived in Colorado, Iowa and Arizona. In 1998, Bob moved back home to be near his family. Over the past 15 years, he enjoyed being on Patís acreage, doing various projects and spending time with his grandchildren and attending their activities. Being with his family and friends was a true pleasure for Bob. He was an organized, meticulous person who took great pride in his work; he was a kind and gentle man.
Bob is preceded in death by his parents, Leonard and Wilma Policky; his wife, Helen; his brothers, Vic Policky and Ed Policky and infant brother, Eldon Policky; sister and brother-in-law, Lorraine and Elmer Rezac.
Bob is survived by his children and spouses, Pat and Ronell Policky, Pleasant Dale, Bruce and Leah Policky, Milford, Tracy and Jason White, Lincoln; seven grandchildren, Paige Policky, Aaron and Allison Policky, Brandon and Katelin Policky, Jaidon Policky, Jayla Policky, Brylee White and Cade White; three great-grandchildren, Kobe Policky, Niya Policky, Lyla Policky; brothers and sisters-in-law, Don and Kathy Policky, Seward, Les and Theresa Policky, Acworth, GA, Amy Policky, Dwight, Jan Policky, Pleasant Dale; sister and brother-in-law, Dorothy and Fred Vanis, Ulysses; nieces, nephews, cousins and a host of friends. To this obituary we add our thoughts, prayers, and memories of life shared with Bob.

Facts

Born: June 12, 1940
Death: January 7, 2013

Services

Mass of Christian Burial

Saturday January 12, 2013, 10:00 a.m. at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church
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Visitation

Friday January 11, 2013, 9:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m. at Zabka Funeral Home
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Family Receiving Friends

Friday January 11, 2013, 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 at Zabka Funeral Home
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Donations

Memorial donations may be made to:
Memorials to the Policky Family for future designation