Denise Spatz

Hastings resident Denise E. (Schneider) Spatz, 54, passed away Saturday, June 22, 2019, at Mary Lanning Healthcare in Hastings.
Denise was born Sept. 25, 1964, in Minden to Donald and Eileen (Ryan) Schneider.
She grew up in Heartwell and graduated from Minden High School in 1983. Denise received her dental assistant diploma from Central Community College in Hastings and her LPN diploma from Northeast Community College in Norfolk. Denise was employed as a nurse at various nursing homes, clinics, and hospitals in Nebraska and Kansas.
She was a member of St. Cecilia Catholic Church.
Denise was a hard-working mom, dedicated and compassionate nurse, super housekeeper, and was an avid sports fan especially following University of Nebraska and St. Cecilia athletics and the New England Patriots. She had a big heart and loved all her family.
Denise was preceded in death by her father, Donald Schneider and daughter, Jennifer Spatz.
Survivors include her daughters, spouse and family, Brandi and Jason Fitz of Hastings, Caleb and Makenzie and Alison Spatz of Lincoln; mother and stepfather, Eileen and Bernard Boller of Hastings; siblings and spouses, Dr. Donald and Jet Schneider of State College, Pa., Jeanne Schneider of Minden, Julie Chilcott of Hastings, John and Patty Schneider of Omaha, Marianne and Bill Sullivan of Imperial, Jennifer and Mark McBride of Kearney, Sheryl and Bob Start of Granger, Iowa, and Tim and Cindy Boller of Linsborg, Kan.; numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews
Rosary was June 25 at Butler Volland Chapel and Mass of Christian Burial was June 26 at St. Cecilia Catholic Church in Hastings with Father Christopher Kubat officiating.
Burial was held at Parkview Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to the family for a memorial to be established at a later date. 
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Livingston Butler Volland Funeral Home and Cremation Center served the family.