William M. “Bill” Nodes
July 14, 1943 – October 5, 2020
Linda M. Nodes
June 27, 1945 – September 20, 2020
William “Bill” and Linda were married for 51 years, raised 2 sons, and were proud grandparents to 7 grandchildren. Bill was preceded in death by parents, Harry and Harriet Nodes; and wife, Linda. Survived by siblings: Harry (Sandy) Nodes of Simpsonville, SC, Robert Nodes of Chattanooga, TN and Catherine (Kerry) Nuccio of Willow Grove PA. Linda was preceded in death by parents, Clel and Doris Rydberg; siblings, Ron Rydberg and Ann Eades. Both are survived by sons, Bill (Jennifer) of Frisco, TX and Brian (Beth) of Omaha; and grandchildren: Grace, Sam, Jacob, Jackson, Ben, Josh and Jayden.
Bill was born and raised in New Brunswick, NJ, graduating in 1961 from St Peter’s High School. He graduated from Trenton Junior College in 1963 and served 4 years in the US Air Force, including a year in Vietnam. The USAF brought him to the Omaha area where he met his wife Linda.
Linda was born and raised in Shenandoah, IA. Graduated from Shenandoah High School in 1963. She often spoke fondly of her hometown and the friends and memories she had there. She moved to Omaha in her early 20’s and met her husband Bill on a blind date.
Together they lived and worked in Omaha for over 50 years, raised a family, and made many happy memories with friends and grandchildren.
Both will be greatly missed.
VISITATION following CDC guidelines: Sunday, October 11th from 5pm to 7pm, at the West Center Chapel. FUNERAL SERVICE: Monday, October 12th, 10am, West Center Chapel. GRAVESIDE SERVICE: Monday, October 12th at 12noon at Omaha National Cemetery with military honors. Memorials are suggested to VNA Hospice or Douglas County Health Center.
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