Wyuka About Us

Funeral Home and Cemetery Staff

  • Michael B. Williams– President since 2008 and  Funeral Director since June of 2006, Mike attended University of Nebraska at Kearney and earned his degree from Cypress Community College in Cypress, California.  Mike was born and raised in Ord, Nebraska.  He has worked as a Funeral Director since 1986. Contact Mike at mwilliams@wyuka.com
  • Joshua D. Vossler- Joshua is a Lincoln native who graduated from Southeast High School.  He served as a Sheriff’s Deputy for seven years before pursuing a career as a funeral service professional.  Joshua finds great satisfaction, both professionally and personally, in serving others.  He is honored to have the opportunity to play a part in paying tribute to the lives of those who have passed, as well as helping loved ones through a difficult time.  Joshua’s ability to connect with an audience and form personal relationships will naturally lend itself well to his new profession.  In his free time, stand-up comedy is a hobby that he enjoys. Contact Joshua at jvossler@wyuka.com.

Family Service Representatives – Our staff members are ready to address any and all questions and concerns regarding funeral and cremation pre-planning, as well as helping with the selection of cemetery property and memorials.

  • Cyndy Ricketts– Earned her Bachelors Degree in psychology/sociology from the University of Nebraska in 1990.  Her reputation of working with families is well known in the Lincoln community. Contact Cyndy
  • Dale Sutter– Received his Bachelors Degree from Northwest University and his Masters Degree from Assembly of God Theological Seminary.  He has been working in family service since June 1995.  Dale also serves as a Minister for families at Wyuka as well as pastoring at Christian Life Church. Contact Dale
  • Bruce Debus– Has been with Wyuka Funeral Home as a Family Service Representative since 2005.  He graduated from Parks School of Business in Denver, Colorado.  Bruce was a business owner for many years in Hastings, Nebraska before moving to Lincoln. Contact Bruce

Office Staff

  • Kathy Clark-Klein- Administrative Assistant since 2011.  Kathy attended Southeast Community College in Lincoln receiving her degree in Business/Investment Management.  Kathy was born and raised in Lincoln.  When she is not at Wyuka doing the payment credits and taking floral placement orders, she can be found spending time with her three children.
  • Deb Calfee- Joined the Wyuka staff in March of 2015.  Deb was born in Wymore, Nebraska and raised in Lincoln where she graduated from Lincoln Northeast High School.  She retired from Cushman Motors in 2001 after 32 years in the Marketing Office.  Deb was then employed at Gateway Dermatology for 10 years before joining the Wyuka Staff.  When not at Wyuka, Deb loves spending time with her husband Randy, two children, five grandchildren and two great granddaughters.

Grounds Personnel

  • Tim Matzen- Is the Supervisor of  the Grounds Department.   Tim was raised in Lincoln, NE and graduated from Lincoln High School.  He has 10 years of cemetery grounds experience.  
  • Steve Matzen– Is the Cemetery Supervisor.  He graduated from the University of Nebraska in 1978 with a degree in Education.   He has worked at Wyuka Cemetery for over 35 years.
  • Jim Stevens- Has worked for Wyuka Cemetery for over 30 years.
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    Often a decision difficult to begin, our customers often talk about it being the best one they ever made. And in today’s economy, locking in costs is an ideal way to maintain your budget and alleviate future concerns.

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