Gary Keiser, 76


Gary L. Keiser 76 of Arlington, Neb., passed away Friday, March 29, 2024 at CHI Bergan Mercy in Omaha. He was born Dec. 20, 1947 in Omaha to LaVerne and Leone (Noel) Keiser.

Gary grew up on a farm near Waterloo, Neb., and graduated from Valley High School in 1966. He married Cynthia Robinson on May 23, 1970 in Omaha. Gary worked as a manager at a manufacturing industry in Omaha, Neb., and in his earlier years he helped his Dad with farming.

He was a member of the Waterloo Presbyterian Church in Waterloo, Neb. He also served on the Arlington Planning Board. Gary enjoyed nature, gardening, playing pinocle and spending time with his family. He had a passion for knowledge and was a friend to everyone.

Gary is survived by his wife Cynthia of Arlington; son, Matthew (April) Keiser of Yutan; daughters, Holly Robinson (Cory Jurgens) of Lincoln, and Heidi (James) Burke of Omaha; brothers, Richard (Cathy) Keiser of Omaha and David Keiser of Mead; sisters, Barbara (Rod) Krause of Arlington, Nancy (Burneil) Chvatal of Mead, Becky (Greg) Sunde of Valley, and Eileen Keiser of McCook, Neb.; 11 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild and 18 nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents and brother Eric Keiser.

The Funeral will be Friday, April 5, 2024 at 10:30 a.m. at the Arlington Community Church in Arlington, Neb. Rev. Randy Sanders will officiate. Visitation will be on Thursday from 5-7 p.m., at Reckmeyer-Moser Funeral Home in Arlington. Interment will be at the Arlington Cemetery in Arlington.

Memorials are suggested to the family for a future designation.

Online condolences may be left at

Reckmeyer-Moser Funeral Home 232 W. Eagle St. Arlington, NE 68002 402-721-4490.