February 2, 2023
Stephen John Aksamit was born Oct. 4, 1945, to Bill and Rose (Kucera) Aksamit. He grew up on the family farm 3 miles south of Deweese, Nebraska. He attended Pleasant Hill Elementary School and graduated from Nelson High School. After graduation, he attended a trade school for auto-body repair. He served in the army from Dec. 14, 1965 to Dec. 1, 1967. He lived in Hastings for some time but the majority of his adult life, he served as the operator of the family farm.
Steve was true to his schooling and liked his vehicles and equipment to be in good condition. He enjoyed dealing with his c...
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