Vernon W. Friesen, 85, died May 18 at Parkside Home in Hillsboro.
He was born Aug. 9, 1928, to Jesse and Lydia (Wiens) Friesen at Ingalls. His wife, Rachel Friesen of Hillsboro survives.
Other survivors include sons Terryl and wife Tammy of Arlington, Texas, and Donnel and Donalee of Lenexa; daughters Sarita Blosser of Goessel and Jody and husband Brent Heizelman of Lindsborg; brothers Orval of Freemont, Calif., Norman of Shafter, Calif., and Andy Friesen of Wichita; sister Arlene Dahl of Maple Grove, Minn., and 10 grandchildren.
The service will be at 11a.m. Wednesday, May 21, at Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church, 300 Prairie Pointe, Hillsboro.
Visitation is from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Jost Funeral Home, 401 S. Washington, Hillsboro.
Memorials may be made to the Mexican Mission Ministries or Holt Adoption Agency 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.