Howard A. Kreutzer, 86, of Amherst, died July 21, 2013, at the Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney. Funeral services will be Thursday, July 25, at 2 p.m. at the Holy Cross Lutheran Church with Pastor Duane Duley officiating. Burial will be at the Immanuel Cemetery northwest of Amherst. Military rites at the grave will be provided by the Nebraska National Guard Funeral Honors Team, and the Miller American Legion Post 351. Visitation will be Wednesday from 5 - 7 p.m. at the funeral home and one hour prior to the service at the church Thursday. In lieu of flowers memorials are suggested to the family to be designated later. A message of condolence, tribute or memory can be left at www.hlmkfuneral.com . Horner Lieske McBride & Kuhl Funeral and Cremation Services in Kearney are in charge of arrangements.