DEATH: Ellen K. Nickles, 54

Ellen K. Nickles, 54, of Hillsboro, died May 16 at Via Christi St. Francis in Wichita.

The service will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, May 20, at Trinity Mennonite Church, 211 S. Elm, Hillsboro.

Visitation is Tuesday from 9 a.m. until service time at the church.

She was born April 22, 1960, to Ralph and Margaret (Unruh) Funk at Goessel.

Survivors include her mother of rural Hillsboro; sons M. Michael Nickles of Wichita, Jeremy Lee Nickles-Owen of Barton County, Nicholas C. Nickles of Wichita and Jacob Isaac Nickles of Topeka; daughters Angela Nicole Nickles of Wichita and Valerie Eileen Nickles; brothers Melvin Funk of Pueblo, Colo., and Vernon Funk of Lehigh; sisters Carol Houdyshell and Linda Funk, both of Wichita and Annette King of Hillsboro; eight grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to Trinity or Salem Home and sent in care of Jost Funeral Home, P.O. Box 266, Hillsboro, KS 67063.

Online condolences may be made to the family via: www.jostfuneralhome.com.

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