Jeffrey Lee Quiring, “Jeff,” age 52, of Lincoln (formerly of Bradshaw) passed away Sunday, September 17, 2023 at his home in Lincoln. He was born April 19, 1971 in York, NE to Donald and Linda (Bowman) Quiring. Jeff graduated from Bradshaw Public School in 1990, and served as a quartermaster in the U.S. Navy during Desert Storm. He returned to Nebraska to work as a corrections officer with Seward County. In 2016, Jeff married his wife, Sarah, in Lincoln, and they drove, as a team, over-the-road in a semi-truck treasuring time spent together. At the time of his death, Jeff worked transporting inmates. Jeff loved working on project cars and cheering on the Huskers. He was a beloved stepfather to Joseph McCarter (Char Cather) of Lincoln and Rachel McCarter (Ronaldo Carcamo) of Lincoln. Jeff was known as “Papa Jeff” to Jesse, Joseph and Char’s son.
Jeff is preceded in death by his mother Linda Quiring; stepmother Delores “Dee” Quiring; and brother Donald Quiring Jr.
Jeff leaves behind many who loved and cared for him: his wife, stepchildren, one step grandchild, his father Donald Quiring of York; sister Barbara (Marty) Lukassen of Kimball; brother Kevin (Dara) Quiring of Marquette; brother Curtis Quiring of Red Cloud; aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Graveside services with military honors will be held at 11:00 am, Saturday, September 23, 2023 at the Plainfield Cemetery, west of Bradshaw. Reception to follow at Bradshaw Methodist Church. Casual/Husker attire encouraged. Visitation will be from 1-8:00 pm Friday with his family greeting friends from 5:30 – 7:00 that evening all at the mortuary in York. Memorials may be directed to the family.