Written by Hillsboro Free Press Saturday, 01 September 2012 13:09
“Coach” Gene Pruitt, 75, longtime coach and teacher, who was a football coach at Herington High School from 1975 to 1981, died Aug. 30 at Life Care Center of Burlington.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 6, at First Christian Church, 202 E. 12th Ave., Emporia. Visitation is also at the church from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 5.
Memorials may be made to the Northern Heights High School football program and sent in care of Zeiner Funeral Home, 205 Elm, Marion, KS 66861, in charge of arrangements.