March 22, 1933 - October 8, 2018
Johnnie L. “Jack” Gose, 85, of Lincoln, died Monday, October 8, 2018, at Saunders Care Center in Wahoo. He was born March 22, 1933, in Blue Rapids, Kan., to John Earl and Ruth (Sample) Gose. Jack served his country in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. He was united in marriage to Lillian “May” Talbot on December 11, 1955, at the First Baptist Church in Winifred, Kan.
Jack was a past member of First Baptist Church where he was a trustee and a member of the Men's Group. He was a member of Falls City North Ridge, Calvary Community Church in Lincoln, Awana Program and the Falls City VFW where he served on the Honor Guard. Jack was a loving husband, proud father and grandfather, gardener, fisherman, hunter and wood crafter. Jack always enjoyed the many camping trips with his family.
He is survived by wife of 62 years, Lillian “May” Gose; children, Pam (Skip) McPheron of Wymore, Greg (Lory) Gose of Lincoln, and Bradley (Crystal) Gose of Lincoln; grandchildren, Carmen (Sean) Barry, Kim (Jason) Canaway, Carla (Jeremy) Payne, Taylor Gose, Carson Gose, Brett Gose, Caleb Gose and fiancée Amanda Slater, Noah (Chloe) Gose and Eden Gose; 12 great-grandchildren; several siblings, many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by parents, John Earl and Ruth Gose; brother, Alvin Gose; sister, Leota Wassenberg; and grandson, Ian Koehler Gose.
Funeral service: 10 a.m. Monday (10/15) at Calvary Community Church, 4400 N. 1st St., Lincoln. Pastor Scott Wiles will be officiating. Military honors by U.S. National Guard and American Legion. Interment: 10 a.m. Tuesday (10/16) at Marysville Cemetery, Marysville, Kan. Memorials in care of the family. Visit www.marcysvoboda.com to leave condolences.