Earl Ault, 87, formerly of Brady died Oct. 12, 2021 at Great Plains Health.

Earl was born at Brady on Aug. 10, 1934 the son of Carl and Ruby Ault. He grew up in Nebraska and worked for various farmers until retiring. He loved fishing and being outdoors.

In 1956 Earl took a home course and received a Certificate of Achievement from the Game Warden Forest Ranger and Fish Hatchery Man Course, and was proud of this achievement. Earl will always be remembered for being an avid storyteller.

Survivors include his niece, Ashley (Travis) McMurphy of North Platte; great-niece and nephew, Meriah and Conner; as well as other family and his friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Carl and Ruby Ault; and brother, Larry and wife, Yvonne Ault.

Cremation was chosen. Inurnment will be in the Peckham Cemetery. Odean Colonial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Online condolences may be shared at odeanchapel.com.

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