Thomas R. Petzold, age 75, of Cozad, Nebraska died on December 19, 2019 at Elwood, Nebraska. He was born November 3, 1944 at Gordon, Nebraska to Fred and Margaret (Kyzyzanowski) Petzold. Thomas is survived by his wife Marlene (Borer) Petzold of Arapahoe, Nebraska, and daughter Mary Gillespie of Kearney, Nebraska Preceded in death by his parents. There will be no viewing or visitation as cremation was chosen. Inurnment at a later date. Wenburg Funeral Home of Arapahoe, Nebraska is in charge of the arrangements. Condolence or personal reflections may be left at wenburgfuneralhome.com.