William G. Semin

William G. Semin

July 18, 1924 – July 28, 2020


William “Bill” Semin was one of Omaha’s premier bowlers in the 50’s and 60’s.  One year he had the highest Omaha average.  He bowled a 750 series during this time.  He also was the first contestant in Leisure Lane’s televised “Bowling For Dollars.”  He was undefeated for several Sundays.

Survived by sister, Catherine Palinski; nephew, John Palinski (Linda); nieces: Alyce Benefeldt (John), Mary Bryson (Terry) and Christine Hampton; grand nieces and nephews.  Preceded in death by, Arlette Larsen; and brother, Arthur Semin.

VISITATION following CDC guidelines: Thursday, July 30th from 10am to 11am, at St. Joseph Catholic Church (1723 S. 17th St.) followed by MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL at 11am.  INTERMENT: St. Mary Magdalene Cemetery.  Memorials are suggested to St. Joseph Catholic Church.

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