Category: Deaths

DEATH: Harold (Spud) Pschigoda, 90

Harold (Spud) Pschigoda, 90, died Aug. 19 at Salem Home in Hillsboro. Visitation with the family is from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, at Jost Funeral Home, 401 S. Washington St., Hillsboro. No funeral service is planned. He was born May 26, 1924, to Chris and Ernestine (Pjeskie) Pschigoda at Hope. Survivors include son Jay and wife […]

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DEATH: Harold Kasper, 83

Harold Kasper, 83, a cattleman and farmer, of Hillsboro, died Aug. 16 at Hillsboro Community Hospital. The service will be at 11 a.m. Friday, Aug. 22, at Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church, 300 Prairie Pointe, with pastor Brian Allen officiating. He was born July 29, 1931, to David and Susie (Block) Kasper at Hillsboro. His wife, Shirley Kasper of rural Hillsboro, […]

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Donald L. Buethe, 89, formerly of Lincolnville, died Aug. 7 at St. Luke Living Center in Marion. A memorial service will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 13, at St. John’s Lutheran Church, Lincolnville, with pastor Alan Stahlecker officiating. Cremation has taken place and burial will be at Lincolnville Cemetery. He was born Jan. 16, 1925, to Herman and Amelia […]

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Robert Lee “Bob” Frantz, 66, of Newton, retired from Jantz Lumber Yard, died July 23 at his home. The service was July 26 at First Mennonite Church, McPherson. He was cremated. He was born Jan. 29, 1948, to Cornelius B. and Dena Boehs Frantz at McPherson. On April 26, 1969, he was married to Janet Fletcher, who survives. Other survivors […]

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Frank W. Stika, 83, of Tampa, farm worker and lumber and battery factory employee, died July 14 at his home. The funeral was July 18 at Our Redeemer Lutheran Church in Herington with pastor Troy Slater officiating. Burial was at Lewis Cemetery in Ramona. He was born April 24, 1931, to Martin and Bessie (Vlk) Stika at rural Pilsen. On […]

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Harold Keazer, 96, retired Marion postmaster, died July 11 at Marion. He was born May 22, 1918, to George and Rosa (Kerns) Keazer at Marion. In February 1942, he was married to Janet Thye, who predeceased him. Survivors include children Jim and wife Melody Keazer of Rogers, Ark., Jeanne Keazer of Concordia and Doug and wife Luci Keazer of West […]

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Sarita Blosser, 56, of Goessel, died July 3 at Via Christi St. Francis in Wichita. The service was July 5 at Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church with pastor Dave Plett officiating. She was born May 19, 1958, Seoul, South Korea and adopted by Vernon and Rachel (Kornelsen) Friesen at . On May 20, 1995, she was married to Donald Blosser, who […]

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Rachel Friesen, 88, died June 9 at Hillsboro Community Hospital. The service was June 30 at the Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church, 300 Prairie Pointe. She was born Jan. 15, 1926, to George and Sara (Harms) Kornelsen at Greensburg. Survivors include sons Terryl and wife Tammy Friesen of Arlington, Texas, and Donnel and wife Donalee Friesen of Lenexa; daughters Sarita Blosser […]

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Jona H. Baltzer, 89, of Hillsboro, died June 21 at Via Christi St. Francis in Wichita. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 26, at Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church, 300 Prairie Pointe, with pastors Wally Kroeker and Daryle Baltzer officiating. Visitation with family is 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Jost Funeral Home in Hillsboro. He was […]

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Donald L. Alcorn, 72, of Marion, died June 15 at St. Luke Hospital in Marion. No services are scheduled at this time. He was born July 21, 1941, at Ada, Mo. On Oct. 20, 1995, he was married to Doris Johnson, who survives. Other survivors include stepsons James Smith of Arkansas and Michael Smith of Denver, Colo.; stepdaughters Ginger Smith […]

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