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Brad Kral

August 24, 1961 ~ November 6, 2021 (age 60)



Bradley Kral the son of James T. and Virginia (Holthaus) Kral was born August 24, 1961, at Hastings, Nebraska. He departed this life on Saturday November 6, 2021, at his home near Campbell, Nebraska at the age of 60 years.

Brad grew up in the Bladen, Nebraska area and graduated from Bladen High School with the class of 1979.  Brad was united in marriage to Jeannie Soucek on April 3, 1982, at Red Cloud, Nebraska. This union was blessed with the birth of three daughters.  Brad began a career which spanned various jobs including working on a harvest crew, farming with his father, a swathing business, Centennial Plastics manufacturing plant in Hastings, NE; had his own farming operation, was employed by Norder Agri Supply, Cooperative Producers (CPI) and finally Gottsch Cattle Company.

Brad loved all aspects of farming and enjoyed spending his spare time hunting coyotes and hunting elk when possible.  Brad always looked forward to working cattle with the neighbors. None of these things however diminished his first love, spending time with his children and grandchildren.  Brad looked forward to social events and was always the life of the party.

He is preceded in death by his father and brother Mike Kral.

Survivors include his wife Jeannie Kral of Campbell, NE; daughters: Breanne Knehans and husband Travis and their children: Jake, Brody, and Hailee; Courtney Barnes and husband Ethan and daughter Millie of Campbell, NE; Mackenzie Cole and Tylee and Savannah of Campbell, Mother Virginia Kral of Bladen; other relatives and a host of friends.

Graveside services were Wednesday 3:00 PM November 10, 2021, at the East Lawn Cemetery in Bladen, Nebraska with Chaplin John Muller officiating. 


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Red Cloud Chapel
telephone 402 746 2500

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