Joseph W. Ranney, Jr.
October 1, 1923 – December 24, 2018
Joe Ranney went home to be with his precious Savior, Jesus Christ. As a Purple Heart 80th Div. Army Veteran, he served at the Battle of the Bulge. Joe taught and shared his love of God’s truths in the Bible for 70 years.
Preceded in death by wife, Virginia, and stepson, Larry Schmidt. Survived by wife, Shirley (Schmidt) Ranney; sons: John (Cathy), Joe III (Paula), Mark (Joyce), Dr. Todd (Catherine), and Drew (Kris); stepdaughter, Nancy; stepson, Robert; 15 grandchildren 2 step grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and 5 step great-grandchildren.
CELEBRATION OF LIFE: Friday, January 4, 2019 at 10:30am at Christ Community Church Chapel, 404 S. 108th Ave., Omaha 68154. Memorials are suggested to Gideons International.