DEATH: Irma V. Ens, 96

Irma V. Ens, 96, a retired school teacher, died Aug. 23 at Parkside Homes in Hillsboro.

The service will be at 3 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 27, at Parkview Mennonite Brethren Church, 610 S. Main St., Hillsboro, with pastor Wilmer Thiessen officiating.

Visitation is from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, Aug. 26, at Jost Funeral Home, Hillsboro.

She was born March 2, 1917, to Peter and Anna (Goossen) Richert in Las Vegas, N.M.

Survivors include sons Stan and Peni Ens of Rural Hillsboro and Myron and Terrie Ens of Galva; daughters Deborah and Paul Penner of rural Hillsboro and Kathleen Marie and John Lofflin of Kansas City, Mo.; 10 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to Tabor College Fine Arts Building Fund and sent in care of Jost Funeral Home, 401 S. Washington St., Hillsboro, KS 67063.

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