Born in Geneva, NE, on Nov. 2, 1938, to Elmer and Albie Babst and passed away May 12, 2021.
Graduated from Geneva High School in 1956. Worked for Safeway in Geneva until attending the University of Nebraska in Lincoln, NE. earning a teachers degree.
He received his masters from Colorado State U.
Dick taught in Columbus Public Schools and Randolph Public Schools. Coached basketball in both schools.
Married Faye (Craig) Babst on June 11,1966 in the Ev. Free Church in Columbus, NE. They had 3 sons.
Survived by :
Wife Faye, Sons: Doug (Stacy) Colorado Springs; Mike (Rocio) Babst, Homestead, FL; and Greg (Niki) Babst, Wahoo, NE
Grandsons: Jackson, Ben, Faith, Destiny, Asher, Lily, Annie, and Sam Babst, Colorado Springs; Jonathan, Daniel Babst, Homestead, FL; Kyle, Calvin, and Quentin, Wahoo, NE.
A private family service will be held in the future.
He requests no memorials.
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