Bryan James Halsted, Sr.


Bryan James Halsted, Sr., 49, of North Platte, NE passed away on Sunday, May 1, 2022 at Great Plains Health Hospital, surrounded by his loving family.

He was born on November 6, 1972 in North Platte, son of Ronald K. Halsted and Sharon A. (Summers) Halsted.

Bryan graduated from Grand Island High School in 1991 and attended WNCC in Sidney.  He was married in Sidney to Scarlett E. Truax.  He served part time in the NE National Guard and was an over the road truck driver for most of his career.  Bryan loved camping, fishing, playing pool and shuffleboard.  He was always there in times of need and a great comfort for his family.  He cherished the time he spent with his kids and grandkids.

Those left to cherish Bryan’s memory are his father and spouse, Ronald K. Halsted (Claudette) of North Platte; mother and spouse, Sharon A. Brandt (Randy) of North Platte; children, Samatha R. Halsted of North Platte, Emily K. Halsted of North Platte, Bryan J. Halsted, Jr. (fiancée, Shaylene) of Lincoln, Wyatt L. Halsted of North Platte, and Eric M. Halsted of Hershey; grandchildren, Averiejo, Benjamin and Scarlett; brother, Ronald Scott Halsted (Malinda) of North Platte; brother-in-law, Scott Truax of North Platte; niece, Johnna Richter (Zack); nephews, Kyle and Zachary Halsted; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Scarlett E. Halsted.

Memorial services will be announced at a later date.  Private burial will follow in the Sidney Cemetery.  Carpenter Memorial Chapel has been entrusted with the arrangements.