John L. Rohr, 67, of Diller, NE passed away after a brave battle with lung cancer surrounded by family on September 21, 2019 at the Beatrice Community Hospital.

John was born in Fairbury, NE on September 20, 1952 to George and Dorothy (Dimond) Rohr. He graduated from Fairbury High School in 1970. On June 19, 1974 he married his high school sweetheart Gayle Osburn. In his earlier years he worked various construction jobs. In 2011 he began his business JR’s Pipeline doing pipeline maintenance and various backhoe jobs. John enjoyed helping others remodel their homes, wood working, gambling with his wife, and going on road trips. John enjoyed spending time with family the most. His wife, daughters, grandchildren, and dogs were the lights of his life. Anyone that knew John loved and adored him, he will be missed by many.

John is survived by his loving wife of 45 years Gayle Rohr; along with two daughters Darnelle McCown and husband Jason of Diller, NE. Megan and Cody Danielson of Eagle, NE. Two grandsons, Christian and Brennan. Two step-grandchildren, Hogan and Diezel, brothers, Jim Rohr and Ray Rohr and special friend Chris Carnes. One sister Betty Rohr, sister-in-law Tudi Rohr; and many loving nieces, nephews, and relatives. He was proceeded in death by his parents, George and Dorothy Rohr and brother, Harold Rohr.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 AM, Saturday, September 28, 2019 at the Presbyterian Church, on 2310 H St, Fairbury, NE, please wear casual. Burial at Fairbury Cemetery and luncheon to follow services.

The family of John Rohr would like to express our thanks for the wonderful help and care given by BCH Hospice and Southeast Nebraska Cancer Center.