March 11, 1968 - November 8, 2017
Sujay Kollipara, 49, of Lincoln, passed away peacefully in his sleep on November 8, 2017. Sujay was born in Secunderabad, India, on March 11, 1968. He graduated from St. Paul Lutheran High School in Concordia, Missouri, and went on to study at Concordia University in Seward and receive a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology, as well as a master's in counseling from Doane University in Crete. Sujay worked as a counselor at Epworth Village in York, Orr Psychotherapy in Lincoln, and at Cypress Creek Hospital in Houston, Texas. He enjoyed golfing, classic rock music, eating good food, rooting for the Huskers, watching sports, and spending time with his friends and family.
Sujay is survived by his parents, Drs. Jayasuri and Indira Kollipara; his brother and sister-in-law Samith and Stephannie Kollipara; his three nephews, Ian, Brighton, and Oliver, and his girlfriend, Nancy Lehfeldt.
The family has suggested giving a memorial gift to Saint Paul Lutheran High school in memory of Sujay, in lieu of sending flowers. If you'd like to do that, you can do so here: www.splhs.org/Giving-Projects. Visitation from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, November 14, at Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home. Funeral service: 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, November 15, at Trinity Lutheran Church, 724 S. 12th Street, Lincoln. Interment: Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery. Condolences at www.lincolnfh.com