Loren S. Burrill (ca. 1907-1983), Architect

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Omaha, Nebraska, 1949-1980

Loren S. Burrill was an architect who was involved in a series of partnerships in Omaha, Nebraska. He was first a founding member of the firm Allan & Burrill before starting the longer-lived Wallace & Burrill partnership in 1955. His longest business association was being president of Burrill & McNett, Inc., Architects.

Burrill died in January of 1983 at the age of 75. He was survived by his wife, Joy, from Omaha, and one daughter, Lee Coats, of Fairway, Kansas, one son, John W., of Tallahassee, Florida, and two grandchildren.[1]

This page is a contribution to the publication, Place Makers of Nebraska: The Architects. See the Format and contents of Nebraska architect entries page for more information on the compilation and page organization.

Compiled Nebraska Directory Listings

Omaha, Nebraska, 1945-1976

Educational & Professional Associations

1949-1952: partner and architect, Allan & Burrill, Architects, Omaha, Nebraska.[2]

1955-1961: vice president, Wallace & Burrill, Inc., Architects, Omaha, Nebraska.

1962 -1972: president, Burrill & McNett, Inc., Architects, Omaha, Nebraska.

1973-1980: AIA Architect, Omaha, Nebraska.

1981: retired, Omaha, Nebraska.

Buildings & Projects



1. “Burrill,” "Omaha World Herald" (January 8, 1983), 28:1.

2. Jennifer Honebrink, "Apartments, Flats and Tenements in Omaha, Nebraska from 1880-1962", in "National Register of Historic Places Multiple Property Documentation Form" (Omaha, NE: Alley Poyner Macchietto Architecture, P.C.), http://www.nebraskahistory.org/histpres/nebraska/MPD/AptsFlatsTenementsOm.pdf

Page Citation

D. Murphy, “Loren S. Burrill (ca. 1907-1983), Architect,” in David Murphy, Edward F. Zimmer, and Lynn Meyer, comps. Place Makers of Nebraska: The Architects. Lincoln: Nebraska State Historical Society, September 16, 2014. http://www.e-nebraskahistory.org/index.php?title=Place_Makers_of_Nebraska:_The_Architects Accessed, August 8, 2022.

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