Category: Deaths

Deaths, June 24, 2015

• VERNON A. BARTEL, 82, a farmer and rancher, died June 21 at Newton Medical Center. A celebration of life service will be at 5 p.m. Thurs­day, June 25, at Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church, officiated by Loyal Martin. The committal service is 4 p.m. Thursday at French Creek Cemetery, rural Hillsboro. He was born Aug. 13, 1932, to Albert F. […]

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Deaths, June 17, 2015

• RONALD LEE FUNK, 62, former co-owner of Funk’s Supply Inc., died June 12 at Salem Home in Hillsboro. The memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 18, at First Mennonite Church at Grand and Ash streets, Hillsboro. Visitation is from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at Zeiner Funeral Home, 902 E. D St., Hillsboro. Burial will be at Haven […]

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Deaths, June 10, 2015

• MIKE HODGES, 81, a drywall contractor of Peabody, died June 1 at Newton Medical Center. A private family service will be at a later date. He was born May 23, 1934, to Earl and Bonita (Embree) Hodges at Sedan. His wife, Janice “Janie” Baskins survives. Other survivors include children Beth and husband Ernie Medena of Pond Creek, Okla., Ellen […]

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Deaths, June 3, 2015

Deaths, June 3, 2015

• DAVID A. FRANTZ, 71, a farmer of Ramona, died May 20 at Herington Municipal Hospital. The funeral was May 30 at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church in Tampa. Burial was at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Tampa. He was born May 23, 1944, to Albert and Anna Ratzlaff Frantz at Goessel. On Oct. 2, 1965, he was married to Mary Ann Frick, […]

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Deaths, May 27, 2015

• ELDA MARGARET (BARTEL) BARTEL, 95, died May 24 Goessel. A graveside service is at 10 a.m. Thursday, May 28, at Alexanderwohl Cemetery. A service will follow at 11 a.m. at Alexanderwohl Church. Visitation is from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday, May 27, with family present from 6-8 p.m. at Miller-Ott Funeral Home, Goessel. She was born June 23, 1920, to John […]

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Deaths, May 20, 2015

Deaths, May 20, 2015

• HELEN ELIZABETH GOUDY, 63, a licensed practical nurse and cook at Casey’s in Canton, died May 17 at The Cedars of McPherson. The service is at 11 a.m. Friday, May 22, at the First Baptist Church in Canton. Burial is at Canton Township Cemetery. Visitation is from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, May 21, at Olson’s Mortuary, Canton. She was born […]

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Deaths, May 13, 2015

• XAELAN MICHAEL BOALDIN, infant son of Ricky “Joey” Boaldin and Brittany Barnard of Marion, died May 4 in the emergency room of St. Luke Hospital. The service was May 8 at Emmanuel Baptist Church in Marion with pastor Joshua Wesner officiating. Burial was at St. George Cemetery, St. George. He was born Sept. 27, 2014, at McPherson. Survivors include […]

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Deaths, May 6, 2015

• RAYMOND E. ABRAHAMS, 89, retired assistant postmaster in Hillsboro, died April 28 at Parkside Home in Hillsboro. The service was May 5 at First Mennonite Church, 102 S. Ash St., Hillsboro, with pastor Susan Jantzen officiating. He was born Sept. 27, 1925, to Cornelius and Anna (Dalke) Abrahams at Goessel. On Nov. 30, 1947, he was married to Sylvia […]

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Deaths, April 29, 2015

Deaths, April 29, 2015

• VIVIAN BLODGET HUGHES, 90, a real estate broker, died April 25 at Parkside Homes in Hillsboro. The service is at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 29, at Ebenfeld Mennonite Brethren Church, rural Hillsboro, with pastor Gaylord Goertzen officiating. Burial will be at Union Cemetery in Bakersfield, Calif. She was born June 28, 1924, to Percy and Zella (Allison) Archibald at […]

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Deaths, April 22, 2015

• HARRY J. HERBEL, 86, retired owner and operator of Surplus City and other businesses in the area, died April 14 at Herington Municipal Hospital, Herington. The service was April 20 at St. Mark Chapel, Walnut and B streets, Herington, with pastor Lorenzo Jackson officiating. He was born July 9, 1928, to Fred and Anna L. (Sauer) Herbel at Herington. On […]

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