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About Us

Roper & Sons Funeral Home
A Lincoln Institution

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Roper & Sons Funeral Home in Lincoln has a proud history of providing funeral and cremation services since 1901. Providing families with compassionate support and guidance when making funeral arrangements is what we do best. Whether you are planning a traditional funeral, or a memorial tribute at a later time, our caring team is here to help you.

Here’s to the Heroes

Nominate your hero!

Nominate someone you think is a hero in the Lincoln community for the 2024 Here’s to the Heroes Award. A hero is someone who gives without expectation and who has made a difference. From teachers, to healthcare workers, to family and friends, to coworkers.

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Grief Support
Multiple Locations
Custom Services
OVER 120 YEARs
Online memorials
Livestreams
RESPONSIVE
Compassionate

Obituaries & Services

JoAnn Essman

1/11

Jon H. Van Bloom

2/11

Deborah (Deb) R. Althouse

3/11

Cheri Montgomery

4/11

Clarence A. Rauch

5/11

James (Jim) Hewitt

6/11

Kathleen Ann Wacker

7/11

Kathryn Elaine Penn

8/11

Jack Geist

9/11

Janice “Jan” L. Obst

10/11

Kevin T. Rhodes

11/11

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From our Clients

The staff at Roper and Sons were very helpful in planning the funeral service for my husband. They listened to what we would like to have done and they also made some suggestions that were very helpful. They took time with us to plan the service and did not rush us along.

—Vicki B.

News and Events

Roper and Sons

Questions To Ask A Funeral Home When Planning A Service

Losing someone you love is difficult, and planning a funeral can feel overwhelming.

Nurse Honor Guard

Honoring the Legacy of Nurses in Nebraska

The mission of Nebraska Nurse Honor Guard is to recognize and honor the everyday heroes who dedicate their lives to the nursing profession.

Honoring Veterans

Honoring Our Veterans Through Those Who Have Served

Honoring veterans during the funeral service is the last opportunity families and friends have to recognize their dedication.

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Grief Support

We understand that grieving doesn’t end after the service. We offer Aftercare for grief support as you process and heal from your loss.

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