Donald Dean Bienhoff
January 20, 1939 – October 21, 2020
Age 81; passed away on October 21, 2020. Survived by loving wife of 61 years, MaryJane Bienhoff; daughter, Ann Schrader (Steve); son, John Bienhoff; grandchildren: Caley Felici, Tyler Felici, Leslie Ravenstahl (Tony), Madalyn Bienhoff, Cooper Bienhoff, and Abigail Bienhoff; great-grandchildren, Tytus and Everly. Preceded in death by son, Peter Bienhoff.
A private memorial service with immediate family will be held at a later date. Memorials are suggested to the American Heart Association or the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF).
Don was born in Holdredge, NE and grew up in Macon, NE, attending Franklin High School. Don went on to attend college at the University of Nebraska graduating with distinction and earning his CPA designation. Don began his career with Touche, Ross, Bailey & Smart (now Deloitte) accounting firm in Kansas City. He eventually became a partner and was transferred to Omaha in 1977. After retiring he enjoyed a second career at Lozier Corporation. Don served on the board at American National Bank. Don met MaryJane Hogeland on a blind date and the two were married in 1959 in Bloomington, NE. They had one daughter and two sons. Don and MaryJane enjoyed traveling and spending time with family more than anything.
Don was a kind, loving, compassionate man who loved his family dearly. He will be missed by many.
Don passed away at age 81 on October 21, 2020. He is survived by his loving wife of 61 years, MaryJane Bienhoff, daughter Ann Schrader (Steve), son John Bienhoff, Grandchildren Caley Felici, Tyler Felici, Leslie Ravenstahl (Tony), Madalyn Bienhoff, Cooper Bienhoff, Abigail Bienhoff, and Great-Grandchildren Tytus and Everly. Preceded in death by son, Peter Bienhoff, parents John and “Lizzy” Bienhoff, and siblings Esther Tordsen, Orville Bienhoff, Vernon Bienhoff, Dora Dorn, and Anna Rust.