Steven Lynn Koenig

August 28, 1959 ~ October 6, 2019 (age 60)


Steven Lynn Koenig, 60 of Lincoln, NE passed away Sunday evening, October 6, 2019 at his home. He was born August 28, 1959 in Beatrice, NE.  He married Brenda Hendrickson on November 10, 1979 in Dagmar, MT. He co-owned Koenig construction until 2004 and was a carpenter until he had an accident in 2008. Steve received a degree in Business from SCC in Lincoln in 2012. He was a Lyft Driver from 2018 until 2019 and spent time witnessing to people any where he met them.  Steve was an avid husker fan. He enjoyed working with Brenda as event staff at Memorial Stadium and at the Bob Devaney Sports Center as security and PR.  He loved his family, spending time with his grandchildren and fishing.

Survivors include his wife Brenda of Lincoln; daughter, Angela Koenig and special friend, Alex Derun both of Lincoln; sons, Travis Koenig and wife, Jena of Tucson, AZ, and Tyler Koenig of Lincoln; 8 grandchildren, Wyatt, Piper, Paisley, Chloe, Micheal, Simon, Abram and Ayla; brothers, Randy Koenig and wife, Terry of Lawrence, KS and Rick Koenig and wife, Melanie of Beatrice, NE; sister, Sandy Eckhoff of Beatrice, NE; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Orville and Mary Lou Hendrickson of Dagmar, MT; brothers-in-law, Wayne Hendrickson and wife, Penny of Culbertson, MT and Bryon Hendrickson and wife, Edee of Dagmar, MT; uncle and aunt, Duane and Vi Koenig of Beatrice, NE; aunt, Bonnie Koenig of Beatrice; several nieces and nephews; and great-nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Wayne and Pearl Koenig; infant brother and sister; mother-in-law, Phyllis Hendrickson.

Funeral services will be held at 10:00 AM Monday, October 14, 2019 at the Berean Church, 70th & Hwy 2 in Lincoln, NE. Please wear Husker Red to the service. Graveside services will be held at 1:00 PM Monday, October 14, 2019 at the Fairview Cemetery in Lincoln, NE. The body will lie in state Sunday from noon-8:00 PM at Harman-Wright Mortuary in Beatrice, NE with the family greeting friends from 5:00 to 7:00 PM, a time of remembrance and sharing will follow at 7:00 PM with Dan Martin officiating.  A memorial has been established to the family’s choice with the Mortuary in charge. Harman-Wright Mortuary in Beatrice in charge of arrangements.

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October 13, 2019

12:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Harman - Wright Mortuary

Gathering of Family and Friends
October 13, 2019

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Harman - Wright Mortuary

Time of Remembrance
October 13, 2019

7:00 PM
Harman-Wright Mortuary Chapel (BEATRICE)
623 Elk Street
Beatrice, Nebraska 68310

Funeral Service
October 14, 2019

10:00 AM
Berean Church - Lincoln
6400 S. 70th Street
Lincoln, NE 68516

Graveside Service
October 14, 2019

1:00 PM
Fairview Cemetery - Lincoln
8400 Adams Street
Lincoln, NE 68507

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