Category: Deaths

Deaths, April 15, 2015

• REGGIE BITNER, 53, of Marion, died April 7. The service was Friday, April 10, at the Marion Christian Church, Marion, with pastor Carl Helm officiating. He was born July 19, 1961, to Roger and Lucille (Mitch­ell) Bitner at Marion. On May 31, 1983, he was married to Barbara Wright May, who survives. He also is survived by sons Bobby […]

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Deaths, April 8, 2015

• JOYCE A. EDIGER, 66, a bookkeeper and nurse aide, died April 2 at her home in Moundridge. The service will be at 11 a.m. April 9 at First Mennonite Church in Hillsboro. She was born March 13, 1949, to Allen and Leona Wiens Funk at Hillsboro. On June 16, 1967, she was married to Lee L. Ediger, who survives. […]

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Deaths, April 1, 2015

Deaths, April 1, 2015

• KATHLEEN ANNETTE (DELK) SCHMIDT, 72, a retired medical records clerk of Park City, died March 25. Kathleen Annette (Delk) Schmidt The funeral was March 31 at Baker Funeral Home, 100 S. Cedar Ave., Valley Center. She was born to Clifford and Evelyn Ruth (Warkentin) Delk at Goessel. Her husband, Phillip Schmidt, survives. Other survivors include children Dwight and wife […]

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Deaths, March 25, 2015

• MYRTLE H. ADRIAN, 94, a homemaker, died March 17 at Sunshine Meadows Retire­ment Community in Buhler. The service will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 21, at Buhler Mennonite Brethren Church, 415 N. West St., with pastor Nick Rempel officiating. Burial will be at the Buhler Municipal Cemetery, Buhler. Visitation is from 4-8 p.m., with family present from 6-8 […]

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Deaths, March 18, 2015

Deaths, March 18, 2015

• BETTY BARR, 83, died March 2 at her home in Wichita. She was born June 20, 1931, to Ray and Dorothy (Nauerth) Hastings at Wichita. Her husbands, Jack Lee Price and Billy Leon Barr, predeceased her. The service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 21, at First Mennonite Brethren Church, 8000 W. 21st St. N., Wichita. Visitation is […]

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Deaths, March 4, 2015

• ARLYLE JOCH, 94, died Feb. 18 at Salem Home in Hillsboro. The service is planned this spring at Plymouth, Wis. She was born Feb. 13, 1921, to Raymond and Melitta (Kaufmann) Wittkopp at Plymouth. Her husband, Harold Joch, predeceased her in 1999. Survivors include sons Robert Joch of Plymouth and David Joch of Lewisburg, Ky.; daughters Pearl Grundl of […]

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Deaths, Feb. 25, 2015

• EARL C. JANZEN, 85, of Peabody, employed at Bud’s Conoco, the Alfalfa Mill, Riddle Quarries and retired from Marion Elevator, died Feb. 21 at Presbyterian Manors in Newton. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 25 at Peabody Christian Church. Burial will be at Marion Cemetery. He was born May 24, 1929, to Frank and Katherine (Martens) […]

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Deaths, Feb. 18, 2015

Deaths, Feb. 18, 2015

•THELMA MAY BARTEL, 82, died Feb. 10 at Kidron Bethel in North Newton. The memorial services was Feb. 14 at the Bethel College Mennonite Church in North Newton. Burial was at the Bethel College Mennonite Church Columbarium. She was born May 2, 1932, to Albert C. and Rosina (Gaeddert) Bartel at Hillsboro. Survivors include brother Lewis Clark Bartel of Albuquerque, […]

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Deaths, Feb. 11, 2015

• AUDREY ESTELLA BARTEL, 82, died Feb. 3 at Kansas Christian Home in Newton. She was born May 24, 1932, to David and Anna (Classen) Bartel at Durham. Survivors include sister-in-laws Ann Bartel of rural Durham and Juanita Bar­tel of Lenexa, four nieces and one nephew. The celebration of life service was Feb. 9 at Jost Funeral Home in Hills­boro, […]

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Deaths, Feb. 4, 2015

• ELLA BERG, 84, died Jan. 29 at Hillsboro Community Hospital in Hillsboro. Celebration of Life service will be 11:00 a.m. Friday, Feb. 6 at Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church, 300 Prairie Pointe. Family will receive guests from 6 to 8 Thursday at Jost Funeral Home in Hillsboro. She was born to Karl and Bertha (Funk) Reddig in Luster, Mont. Survivors […]

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