DEATH: Wilbert N. Bartel, 91

Wilbert N. Bartel, 91, a life-long farmer of rural Hillsboro, died Nov. 9 at his home.

The service is at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 15, at Parkview Mennonite Brethren Church, 610 S. Main St., Hillsboro.

Burial is at Haven of Rest Cemetery, rural Hillsboro.

He was born Oct. 8, 1923, to Heinrich and Mary (Nickel) Bartel. On Feb. 7, 1947, he was married to Alvena Goossen, who survives.

Other survivors include children Dorothy and husband David Soldan of Manhattan, Wilbert K. “Sonny” and wife Franceen Bartel of Hillsboro, Janet Bartel of Manhattan, Wilmer and wife Marilyn Bartel of Hillsboro and eight grandchildren.

Online condolences may be sent to the family via:

Jost Funeral Home, 401 S. Washington St., Hillsboro, was in charge of arrangements.

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