Celebration of Life will be held Saturday December 3, 2022, from 4-7pm at the Seward V.F.W Club.
Private family inurnment at Zion Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery, 2244 NW 126.
Lynn Charles Tieken of rural Seward, NE passed away at his home on Saturday November 19, 2022. Lynn was born March 19, 1947, in York, NE to Herman and Alice (Gocke) Tieken.
Lynn grew up in the Waco area where he attended St. John’s Lutheran School through the 8th grade. He then attended and graduated from Waco High School with the class of 1965. He then attended Milford Technical School for a year before being drafted in the U.S. Army on October 18, 1966. Lynn served in Vietnam for a year and was honorably discharged on October 18, 1968.
Upon return Lynn was united in marriage to Diana Hans on January 18, 1969, and to this union two daughters were born, Nicole and Stacy.
Lynn worked construction for many years until he went out and started Lynn Tieken Construction.
Lynn enjoyed going to storage shed auctions, golfing, watching Kansas City Chief’s football. He also loved riding on his lawnmower with his grandchildren on his lap and spending time with his family.
Lynn is survived by his daughters Nicole Tieken, Lincoln, Stacy Tieken, Lincoln, grandson Jordan Tieken, Lincoln, granddaughter Kyhana Tieken, Lincoln. Sisters Lola Reetz, Stromsburg, Ruby Light, Payette, ID, Theo (Roger) Rucker, Utica. Sisters-in-law Marlene (Larry) McDonald, Lincoln, Betty Eggerling, Lincoln, Janet Tieken, Omaha, JoAnn Tieken, Omaha. Brothers-in-law, Kenny Schultz, Pleasant Dale, Wayne Roebke, Crete, many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Lynn was preceded in death by his parents, Wife Diana, brothers Lavern Tieken, Don Tieken, Gene Tieken, Robert Tieken, Randall Tieken.
Memorials may be directed to the family or to St. Jude’s Children Hospital.