Clif Ginn age 83
Posted: 09 November, 2012
A Mass of Christian Burial for Clif Ginn age 83 of Wayne will be held at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Wayne on Monday November 12 at 10:30 a.m. Visitation will be held on Sunday from 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. with family present at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Wayne. A Vigil Service will be held at 7:00 p.m. Interment with Military Rites in Greenwood Cemetery in
Wayne. Memorials may be directed to the St. Mary’s Education Endowment Fund.
In Loving Memory
(age 83) Clif Ginn (Of Wayne)
January 24, 1929 Elkton, Maryland
Entered Into Rest
November 9, 2012 Wayne, Nebraska
( At his residence )
Mass Of Christian Burial
St. Mary’s Catholic Church Wayne, Nebraska
Monday 10:30 a.m. November 12, 2012
St. Mary’s Catholic Church
Sunday 7:00 p.m. November 11, 2012
Rev. Mark Beran
Patrick Gross Gary French Katie Brown Karen Lutt
“Calling My Children Home” “Ave Maria”
“On Eagle’s Wings” “Here I Am Lord” “Song Of Farewell”
“Only A Shadow” “The Old Rugged Cross”
Terri Hypse Karen Kwapnioski
Deacon Pat Gross Deacon Gary French
Marcus Schlichter Chuck Bentjen
Frank Brown Gary Brown Skip Brown
Active Pallbearers (Grandsons)
Joe Lutt John Ginn Patrick Ginn
James Ginn Mike Kay Dave Brown Levi Schmidt
Greenwood Cemetery Wayne, Nebraska
Clifton Lynam Ginn was born January 24, 1929, in Elkton, Maryland, to Fred and Agnes (Atwell) Ginn. He was raised on the family farm. In September of 1947, Clif enlisted in the United States Air Force serving as a B29, B36 and B52 tail gunner and also as an instructor. While serving in the military, he earned his bachelor’s degree from
Following retirement, Clif and his family moved to Wayne where he taught Political Science at WSC until his retirement in May of 1987. He was a Wayne City Council member from 1977-1980. As an active member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Clif devoted his time to the service of others and the study of theology.
His legacy of love includes Toni, his wife of 61 years, and his children, Rick (Jane) Ginn of Omaha; Mike (Laura) Ginn of San Clemente, CA; MaryAnn (Randy) Lutt of Wayne; Tom (Lori) Ginn of Omaha; and Teresa (Kevin) Kay of Wayne. His grandchildren are Joe (Karen) Lutt, Katie (Dave) Brown, John Ginn, Gail Ginn, Amy (Levi) Schmidt, Mike Kay, Patrick (Sandra) Ginn, James Ginn, and Michelle Ginn. He is also survived by eight great-grandchildren: Noah and Josie Brown; Miles, Owen, and Will Lutt; Kayden and Cammie Schmidt; and Aubree Ginn. Also surviving are his sister-in-law, Josie McHale, and numerous nephews and nieces. Clif was preceded in death by his parents, four brothers, and two sisters.
Clif’s generous spirit was a source of wisdom and love for the lives he touched.
Our family appreciates your friendship and kindness. Please join us for lunch in St. Mary’s Holy Family Hall following the committal service.
St. Mary’s Education Endowment
Hasemann Funeral Homes