Orval E. Wissink
posted on 1/31/2008 1:18:55 PM
Orval E. Wissink, 80, Lincoln, died Thursday, January 31, 2008 in Lincoln. He was born July 29, 1927, in Holland, NE to John D. and Lena (Essink) Wissink. He was a member of Lincoln Berean Church for 35 years and the former "Silent Orv" on Cartoon Corral for 14 years. He was a Floor Manager for KOLN TV for 42 years.
Family includes: Wife, Alda, Lincoln; sons and daughters-in-law, Cecil and Claudia, Hastings, NE, Daryl and Cathy, Rugby, ND, Kevin and Lorene, Lincoln; daughter-in-law, Carol Wissink, Omaha; 10 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren; nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parent; son, David; brother, Marvin; sister, Elaine.
Visitation: 2:00 - 5:00 p.m. Sunday, with family greeting from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. at Metcalf Funeral Home, 245 North 27th Street, Lincoln, NE and one hour before the service at the church.
Services: 10:30 a.m. Monday, February 4, 2008, at Lincoln Berean Church, 6400 South 70th Street, Lincoln, NE 68516 with Pastors Bob Rice and Doug Shada officiating.
Burial Lincoln Memorial Park
Memorials may be given to Lincoln Berean Church or Back to the Bible, 6400 Cornhusker Highway, Lincoln, NE 68507.
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