Richard Haden


Rev. Richard Haden, 66, retired deacon and elder in the Great Plains Conference. Born April 5, 1956; died October 10, 2022.

He served churches in the former Nebraska Conference in Elsie-Madrid, Elsie, Lincoln Warren, Ceresco and Lincoln Havelock; and Great Plains churches in Ness City and Prairie Home, Kansas. He retired in 2018.

Survivors include two sons, Christopher and Wesley.

A celebration of life will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 5, at New Hope UMC, 1205 N. 45th St., Lincoln, followed by lunch and fellowship.

Memorials may be made to New Hope or to Crossties Ecumenical Church (an inner-city ministry dear to Richard’s heart), P.O. Box 324, Waco, TX 76703.

A complete obituary can be found here.