Tyrone John Brabec
Tyrone, age 66 of Lincoln, NE died Sunday, June 5, 2022, at his home. Born August 17, 1955, the son of Loddy and June Brabec in New Richmond, Wisconsin. Graduated from New Richmond High School in 1973.
Served in US Navy as Aircraft Mechanic E-4, 1973 to 1977.
Employment: Small Commercial Airline industry including Air Wisconsin, Air Midwest, Mississippi Valley, American Central, and Braniff Express. Downtown Bike shop, Lincoln Telephone Telegraph LTT (Aliant, Alltel, Windstream), and Midland Medical Supply. Retired.
Married Gail Lynn Bieber on Dec 30, 1985, in Lincoln NE.
Survived by wife Gail of 36 years, Lincoln NE, Darleen Brabec (sister-in-law), Ted (Christy) Brabec, Rita Brabec, Todd (Karen) Brabec, and Trent Brabec; 29 Nieces and nephews, 22 great-nieces and nephews, many cousins, and countless friends. Preceded in death by his parents; brother Tim Brabec.
Tyrone was an avid Packer fan and stockholder. Fan of the Brewers, Badgers, and Huskers. He loved traveling with his wife and friends. They visited Isla Mujeres, Mexico for over 20 years, and the annual Cheesestock celebration in Praire Farm, WI. Most recent ‘bucket list’ vacation to Ireland. Tyrone made friends wherever he went. Work, traveling, neighbors, at home, shopping, or visiting. (human and animal alike) He was an avid collector of Airplanes, Leinenkugel’s, Green Bay Packers, T-shirts, Hats, and magnets. Tyrone enjoyed decorating his man cave the “Brabec Bar”, and garage. He hosted many “gatherings” at his home and was referred to as the ‘Grillmaster’.
Celebrations of Life: In Lincoln, NE, 2 pm to 5 pm, Sunday, June 19, 2022, at the Isles Reception Hall, 6232 Havelock Ave.
In Praire Farm, WI, 5 pm to ?, Saturday, September 3rd, 2022.
Memorials: Donate Blood-Tyrone donated 6 gallons of blood in his life. Donate to American Red Cross or your favorite charity.
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Funeral Home assisting is Aspen Mortuary, 4822 Cleveland Avenue, Lincoln, NE 68504. To view an on-line obituary or email condolences please visit Aspen Mortuary’s website at www.aspenaftercare.com.
Condolences for Tyrone John Brabec
I’m so sorry to hear about Tyrone. You are in my thoughts and prayers
There are no words to express my sincere sympathy. Lifting you in prayers for comfort and healing. I am so sorry for your loss of Tyrone.
My deepest sympathies for you in the passing of Tyrone. I have known Tyrone since, at least, first grade at St. Mary’s Catholic School and always found him to be a good and trusted friend. I like everyone else in the “Ziegel Circle” will miss him deeply.
The world is definitely quieter without Tyrone, but Heaven has gone up a notch in “rocking & rolling.”
Our prayers are with you always.
Roger & Cheryl
Dear Gail — I am so saddened to learn of Tyrone’s untimely passing. I knew from Janet and John that he was ill, but did not expect the end to come so soon. I feel so sad for you. Through the years I’ve always heard of “Tyrone and Gail” — like “peanut butter and jelly”! Tyrone was such a good friend to my brother. He will be sorely missed but fondly remembered by all who were lucky enough to call him “friend”. My thoughts are with you. ~ Katie
I always enjoyed visiting with Tyrone at our Toastmaster events. Sending heartfelt sympathy to you along with Love, Peace and Comfort.
I am so very sorry for your loss🙏
Tyrone was one in a million. He was loud and proud to be married to you. He made me laugh and he made me think. I’ll miss him.
Love, your sister, Diane
Tyrone will be missed. The star of the show, always positive and liked to laugh. He and Gail made a great couple.
I am so sorry for your loss… you are in my prayers… Please let me know if you need anything..
Worked with Tyrone through our phone company days with many beverages together ❤ Sorry to hear about your loss prayers for your family
Gail I am so sorry for your loss and your family’s loss. I will keep you and your family in my thoughts and prayers.
Tyrone was always “the cool uncle” he always made us laugh or turn our heads to the things he would say. I always enjoyed visiting him and Gail and I absolutely love their energy and hunger for life traveling, collecting and generosity. I will always miss him and think of him always. We love you Tyrone
I worked with Tyrone at the phone company, warehouse and repair service. He trained me at construction and scared the crap out of me. Everything was going to kill or mame me. It wasn’t that bad. He had a way of getting people to like him even though he seemed rough.. He was someone I’ll always remember and talk about. I’m sorry he he had to go too soon. I send sympathies. Sue Henrichson Miller
Gail, my heart goes out to you. Tyrone was always so much fun to be around. I have many good memories of you two, especially in the Brabec Bar. I wish I could be there for the celebration of his life, but I’ll be toasting him with a cold Leinie!
I was so sorry to hear of Tyrone’s passing.
My thoughts & prayers are with you
We lost a great friend. Paul & Karon
Words can’t express how saddened we are to hear of your loss.
I am so sorry to hear about Tyrone’s passing I am just hearing about it all are in my thoughts and prayers