Neil Leon Thomsen, 70

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Neil Leon Thomsen, the son of Carl and Lorene (Barfknecht) Thomsen, was born on June 3, 1952 in Superior, Nebraska. He passed away on January 9, 2023 at the Brodstone Healthcare at Superior, Nebraska at the age of 70 years, 7 months and 6 days.
Neil attended grade school in Bostwick and Superior and was a 1971 Superior High School graduate. He was united in marriage to Barbara Smith on September 3, 1977 at the Methodist Church in Superior. This union was blessed with three girls.
Neil was a third-generation farmer in the Bostwick, Superior area. He worked for Nebraska-Bostwick Irrigation for more than 20 years in Superior and Red Cloud. He was in his element when he was able to visit with the irrigators on his canal route rides. He loved visiting with neighbors, friends and meeting new acquaintances where ever he traveled, and especially with his family.
He was a 4th generation 4-H leader, Extension Board, 4-H Council, and a Farm Bureau Board Member.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Carl and Lorene; stepfather, Elmer Meyer; and stepbrother, Delmer Meyer.
Survivors include his wife, Barbara of Superior; daughters, Brooke (Kyle) Coshow of Prineville, Oregon, Kara (Aaron) Wells of Central City, Nebraska, and Andrea (Reshad) Hamidi of Rosenberg, Texas; four grandchildren, Austin and Fallon Wells and William and Weston Coshow; siblings, Carol (Glen) Mueller of Nelson, Ron (Marilyn) Thomsen of Reno, Nevada; sister-in-law, Mary Meyer of Concordia, Kansas, Cheryl (Arden) Russell of Webber, Kansas, Sharon (Doug) Dickinson of Seward, Nebraska, Yvonne (Stuart) Price of Joplin, Missouri; nieces, nephews, other relatives and a host of friends.
Memorial Services will be held 2:00 pm Thursday, January 12, 2023 at Megrue-Price Funeral Home, Superior, Nebraska. Pastor Ethan Feistner will officiate.
Memorials may be given to charity of gift giver's choice.
Megrue-Price Funeral Home, 750 N. Commercial, Superior, Nebraska 68978 Phone 402-879-3900

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