DEATHS

ORIGINALLY WRITTEN

Rebecca Funk, 89

Rebecca Funk, 89, homemaker, died Jan. 31 at Parkside Homes in Hillsboro.

The funeral will be held at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, Feb. 4, at Trinity Mennonite Church in Hillsboro with pastor Tim Kliewer officiating. Burial will be held at Haven of Rest Cemetery.

She was born April 26, 1914, to Adam and Eva (Schultz) Unruh in rural Durham. On Aug. 28, 1957, she was married to Herbert Funk, who predeceased her in 1990.

She is survived by three daughters, Mary Beth Goering and husband Marvin of McPherson, Myrna Bartel and husband Stanley of Manhattan and Rosanne Troxel and husband David of Lenexa; one sister, Helen Lais of Hillsboro; five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

A memorial has been established with Parkside Homes.

Condolences may be sent to the family at hillsboromemchapel@
hotmail.com.

Clifford Delk, 86

Clifford Delk, 86, farmer, died Feb. 2 at Parkside Homes in Hillsboro.

The funeral will be held Friday, Feb. 7, at 2 p.m. at the Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church with pastor Dave Plett officiating. Burial will be at Hillsboro M.B. Cemetery.

The family will receive guests from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 6 at Hillsboro Memorial Chapel.

He was born Nov. 19, 1917, to Jacob C. and Katie Seibel Delk in Gray, Okla. On Aug. 8, 1940, he was married to Evelyn Warkentin, who survives.

He is also survived by a son, Jim Delk of Hillsboro; four daughters, Kathleen Schmidt of Park City, Margaret Tice of Marion, Beverly Flaming of Pagosa Springs, Colo., and Pam Abbott of Hillsboro; a brother, Irvin Delk of Perryton, Texas; 12 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.

Memorial funds have been established with Hillsboro M.B. Church and Newton Davita Dialysis Center.

Condolences may be sent to the family via hillsboromemchapel@hotmail.com.

Helen Malin, 94

Helen (Jost) Malin, 94, homemaker, artist and professional caregiver, died Jan. 31 at Hillsboro Community Medical Center.

The funeral will be held at 2 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 4, at First Mennonite Church of Hillsboro with pastor Stan Bohn officiating. Preceding the service, the burial will be held at 1 p.m. at Haven of Rest Cemetery in rural Hillsboro.

She was born Dec. 15, 1909, to Martin and Bertha (Goldbeck) Jost in Hillsboro. In 1930, she was married to Arthur A.W. Malin, who predeceased her in 1970.

She is survived by four sons, Arthur D. Malin of Stone Lake, Wis., Gordon K. Malin of Fort Collins, Colo., Martin F. Malin of Laredo, Texas and David C. Malin of Austin, Texas; one daughter, Judith P. Malin of Hillsboro; two brothers, Ted Jost and Chester Jost, both of Bakersfield of Calif.; 11 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.

A memorial has been established as the Helen Jost Malin Memorial Fund.

Condolences may be sent to the family at hillsboromemchapel@
hotmail.com

Linda Garcia, 56

Linda (Ruthloff) Garcia, 56, homemaker, died Jan. 30 at St. Luke Hospital in Marion.

The memorial service will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, Feb. 6, at Cornerstone Christian Church in Wichita.

She was born Sept. 27, 1947, to Douglas and Orvella (Smith) Ruthloff in Florence.

She is survived by husband Richard Garcia of Marion; one son, Shawn Garcia of Emporia; one daughter, Johnna Dill of Sedgwick; one brother, Melvin Ruthloff of Florence; and her grandchildren.

A memorial has been established with the American Diabetes Foundation.

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