Meet Keith Hentzen— The Man behind Springfield Drug
Springfield Drug was established in 1977 by Keith and Rose Hentzen, who has served the Springfield community through his ownership of Springfield Drug and Soda Fountain for more than 45 years. Once you visit us, you’ll love to see our antique collection of gift items, t-shirts, greeting cards, and much more. You can find your favorite gifts here for different occasions and treat yourself to the best ice cream you’ve ever had in Springfield.
Keith Hentzen grew up on his family’s farm in Seward, Nebraska, and lives in Gretna. He has served the Springfield community through his ownership of Springfield Drug and Soda Fountain for more than 45 years. He graduated from the UNMC College of Pharmacy in 1975. Keith was appointed in 1986 to the Midlands Community Foundation Board of Directors and was reappointed seven times, retiring from the MCF Board in 2007. He also has served on the Midlands Community Hospital Board, the Springfield and Sarpy County Business Associations, Platteview Schools Foundation, and the Springfield Days Committee. He has served on the Springfield Community Foundation since 2013, currently president. He enjoys Husker sports, canoeing, church, and family time with his wife, children, their spouses, and his five grandsons.
Customers Love Us. Here’s Why!
Imagine sipping a chilled soda drink and having an ice cream on a hot summer afternoon. Isn’t that refreshing?
Springfield Drugs takes care of its customers by providing them with various sweet options. We have everything in store regardless of whether you want a single scoop of ice cream or a sundae. Shakes and floats are also available! Sweets are incomplete without colorful candies. Don’t forget to pick them up when you’re here.
Springfield Drug offers quality that no one can match! When it comes to food items, quality takes a lead role.
We are sure once you try our ice-creams and beverages, you’ll soon be back for more!
Springfield Drug is known for its old-fashioned soda fountain in its authentic setting. Any sweet item or drink you pick will have a unique flavor that you’ll love and cherish. Why wait? Visit us today!
Areas We Serve
The store serves customers in Springfield, Omaha, and its suburbs of Springfield as a destination for a treat and to view the museum-quality pharmacy antique collection.