Our beloved friend, brother, Dad or Uncle as so many refer to him as, is battling the Covid virus for 3+ weeks at Lakeside Hospital in Omaha. After being in ICU for over 14 days, yesterday they put him on a ventilator in an attempt to heal his lungs. He was not put into a medical coma yet is heavily sedated. He's committed to defeating this virus and appreciates everyone's love, support and prayers. He wanted everyone to know that he truly loves you and appreciates all the support and prayers. "I need to stick around and keep my friends and family safe".