Lyle Duane Hobbs, 82, of Lincoln, passed away Monday, April 16, 2018. Born to John and Ida (Dey) Hobbs on September 28, 1935 in Goehner, Nebraska; Lyle graduated from Ulysses High School. He married Sonja J. Kapke (Boyd) in March of 1969 and resided in Lincoln, Nebraska. They had 4 children; Christine (Boyd) and Jackie Jackson, Todd Hobbs and LeAnn, Deena (Hobbs) and Loren Rejda, Lesley (Hobbs) and Richard Burns.
Lyle served in the US Army in Germany from 1958-1960. He retired from Brandt Excavating and enjoyed traveling, reading, and family time. He loved children; especially his grandchildren and great-grand children.
He is survived by his children and grandchildren; Christine Jackson, Todd Hobbs, Deena Rejda, Lesley Burns, Heather, Chelsea, Ashley, Devon, Leif, Savannah, John, Schuyler, Kyran, Christian, Ezrah, Mila, Connor, Axton, Mackenzie, and Veda.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Sonja (Sunny), brothers and sisters; Viola, Dale, Gary, Floyd (Butch), Clyde, and Joyce.