Joseph C. Byrne, 86, of Brookfield and formerly of Omaha, Nebraska, died Oct. 1, 2021. Mr. Byrne was an attorney with his own practice.
He was the husband of Eleanor Byrne (nee Engle); the father of Carey (Ernest Newmann) Byrne and the late Eric Byrne; the grandfather of Andrew Newmann and Sarah Newmann; the brother of the late Jack Byrne; the uncle of Daniel, Timothy and Kivi; and a cousin to many.
A visitation will be held Wednesday, Oct. 6 from 1 p.m. to time of service at 3 p.m. at Hitzeman Funeral Home, 9445 31st St., Brookfield. Services in Omaha are pending. Interment will be at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery, Omaha.
Memorials are appreciated to Omaha Central High School Foundation in Memory of Joseph C. Byrne, 1111 N. 13th St., Suite 318, Omaha, Nebraska, 68102.
Send sympathy cards to Hitzeman Funeral Home, 9445 31st St., Brookfield, 60513, c/o the Joseph Byrne family.