DEATH: Willis Roy Goerzen, 84

Willis Roy Goerzen, 84, of rural Newton, who was employed at Graber Plumbing and Heating in Newton for 42 years, died Feb. 12 at his home.

The service will be at 11 a.m. Feb. 16 at Tabor Mennonite Church, 891 Chisholm Trail Road, Newton, with pastor Phillip Schmidt officiating.

Burial will be at Tabor Mennonite Cemetery.

He was born May 3, 1930, to Jake and Sarah Schroeder Goerzen at Goessel. On Sept. 9, 1951, he was married to Thelma Unruh, who survives.

Other survivors include children Venita and husband Darrel Schroeder and Bryan Goerzen, all of rural Newton; six grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and sister Alice and husband Leroy Funk of Goessel.

Memorials may be made to Bethesda Home and sent in care of Miller-Ott Funeral Home, P.O. Box 96, Goessel, KS 67053.

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