Funeral services for Levern Leonard Pflaster age 88 of North Platte, will be held Wednesday July 5, 2017, 10:30am at Govier Brothers Chapel, Broken Bow, Nebraska with Rev. Bill Williams officiating. Visitation will July 4, 2017 4:00pm to 6pm at Govier Brothers Mortuary. Burial will be in Broken Bow Cemetery. Govier Brothers Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.
Levern Leonard Pflaster was born in Sherman County near Loup City on March 27, 1929 to Andrew and Clara Pflaster (Dembowski). In 1950 the family moved to Custer County where Andrew worked on a ranch. After 4 years they moved to Ash Creek where the family farmed and he started school. Here he met his wife Jane Kepler. They were married September 16, 1951 and moved to Ash Creek where they farmed and began their family with the birth of Diane and Randy.
In 1957 the family moved to the Kepler farm east of New Helena where they farmed and ranched until 1979. They added Doug, Terry, Pam and Calvin to their family during their years there.
In 1980 they moved to North Platte where he began trucking for Nebraska Salt & Grain & Baker Trucking for 21 years before retiring in 2001.
Survivors include Randy of Broken Bow, Diane of North Platte, Doug of Cozad, Terry & Marilynn of Goodyear AZ, Pam of North Platte and Calvin & Laurie of Queen Creek AZ; 8 grandkids and 8 great grandkids.
Levern was preceded in death by his wife Jane, his parents, 4 brothers and 2 sisters.