Peter Alvaro “Pete” Eickbush October 12, 1986 – July 11, 2021

CHUGWATER – A funeral service for Peter Alvaro “Pete” Eickbush, 34, was conducted at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, July 14, 2021, at the Chugwater Cemetery Church with Cole Larson and Orlinda Williams officiating. 

Peter Eickbush passed away peacefully at his home on Sunday, July 11, 2021, in Chugwater. 

Pete was born Sunday, Oct. 12, 1986, in Bogota, Columbia and was adopted at the age of two to John and Dora Eickbush. 

He is survived by his father, John William Eickbush Jr. of Chugwater; sisters, Lorraine (Rob) Lovato of Ventura, California, Sharleen (Paul) Johnson of Cheyenne, Naomi (Cody) Loomis of Alliance, Nebraska, and Joanna (Mike) Lulf of Kimball, Nebraska; nieces, Jaclyn (Johnny) Theodore, Dora Lulf, Rachel Johnson, and Reata Loomis; nephews, Aaron Lovato, Cade Loomis, Kason Loomis, Ryder Loomis, and Noah Lulf; and many aunts, uncles and cousins. 

He was preceded in death by his mother, Dora Eickbush, and his brother, Gerald Eickbush. 

In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the Peter Eickbush Memorial Fund, for a donation in his name to his high school special needs program, at any Platte Valley Bank branch. 

The Gorman Funeral Homes – Platte Chapel of Wheatland are in charge of the arrangements. 

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