Francis E. Britten
Francis E. Britten
  • July 25, 1954 - July 19, 2017
  • Lincoln, Nebraska

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Fred Britten, 62, of Lincoln died July 19, 2017. Born July 25, 1954 to Raymond and Agnes (Delaney) Britten in Red Cloud, NE. Married Vickie Eisenhauer on April 25, 1981 in Syracuse, NE. Fred graduated with a degree in criminal justice from the University of Nebraska at Omaha. He worked for the Nebraska Department of Corrections for nearly 40 years, most recently serving as the warden of the Diagnostic & Evaluation Center and Lincoln Correctional Center. He will be remembered for his quick wit, devout faith, love of family and service to others.

Survived by: Wife, Vickie of Lincoln, NE Sons: Ben (Kelsey) Britten of Tampa, FL

Tony (Kelli) Britten of Lincoln, NE Brothers: Joe (Sharon) Britten of Grand Island, NE

Dennis (Laurie) Britten of Lincoln, NE Sisters: Theresa Compton of Athens, GA

Cecilia (Dan) Schultz of Council Bluffs, IA Sister-in-law: Pam Britten of Council Bluffs, IA

Father-in-law: Delton Eisenhauer of Lincoln, NE Brother-in-law: Jerry (Margarita) Eisenhauer of Lincoln, NE Nieces and nephews

Preceded in death by parents; brother, Roger Britten; mother-in-law Louann Eisenhauer.

All are welcome to attend the Burial Service Friday, July 28, 2017, 9:00 AM at Lincoln Memorial Park (6700 South 14th Street). Meet at Gate 2. Memorial Service is Friday, July 28, 2017, 10:00 AM at Sheridan Lutheran Church (6955 Old Cheney Road). Memorials to Make-a-wish Nebraska and flowers to Sheridan Lutheran Church in Lincoln. Condolences