Walter “Wally” A. Trimble, 70, of Gothenburg, Nebraska, died peacefully May 5, 2020 at Hilltop Estates.

He was born March 21, 1950 in Gothenburg, NE, son of Arch and Bernice Trimble.

He grew up in Gothenburg and graduated from Gothenburg High School in 1968. He married Sally Sitorius Schleeman on March 30, 1974 in Gothenburg, NE. Wally was a life long farmer and rancher in the community.

He was a member of Banner United Methodist Church and the Gothenburg Volunteer Fire Department for many years.

Wally enjoyed sports at all levels of play, from grandsons up to Nebraska and the NFL. His trips to the casinos with another friend were always a highlight worth planning for. Wally was a little league coach for many years. He was well liked in the community and made friends wherever he went.

Survivors include wife, Sally Trimble of Gothenburg; son, Sheridan Trimble of Omaha; daughter, Molly (Marc) Logemann of Washington, NE; Grandsons Schuyler, Ryder and Asher Logemann; sister Judith (Keith) Maurer of Tampa, FL; and his nephews.

Wally was preceded in death by his parents.

A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date due to the current health situation.

Memorials may be given to the Banner church or the Gothenburg Volunteer Fire Department.