Category: Deaths

Deaths (May 24, 2017)

• roberta (friesen) Isaac, 77, died Sunday, May 21. She was born Aug. 4, 1939, to Martin and Marie (Plett) Friesen southwest of Meade. On June 30, 1961, she was married to Alvin Isaac, who survives. The service is at 11 a.m. Thursday, May 25, at Park­view Mennonite Brethren Church in Hills­boro. Visita­tion is from 6-8 p.m. Wednes­day at Jost […]

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Deaths (May 17, 2017)

• allen a. abbott, 82, of Marion, with a career in U.S. Army and after retiring with the U.S. Postal Service, died May, 8 at St. Luke Living Center in Marion. Services were May 12, and burial was at the Abi­lene Cemetery, Abilene. He was born Oct. 27, 1935, to James and Aliene Roberts Abbott Hargrave at Poplar Bluff, Mo. […]

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Deaths (May 10, 2017)

• bruce bartel, 63, of Hillsboro, died May 1 at Hillsboro Community Hospital in Hillsboro. A time to gather and celebrate his life is from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday May 6 at the First Mennonite Church Fellowship Hall at Hillsboro. He was born Sept. 3, 1953, to Morris and Vera (Berg) Bartel at Hillsboro. On Oct. 26, 1974, […]

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Deaths (May 3, 2017)

n Bert b. becker, 82, a stone mason, died April 4. No services were held. He was born to William T. and Elizabeth (Seabrandt) Becker at Moundridge. Survivors include a daughter Angela (Vernon) Base; five grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; two brothers and two sisters. n raymond l. franz, 87, of Hillsboro, died April 29 at Parkside Homes. The service is at […]

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Deaths (April 26, 2017)

Deaths (April 26, 2017)

• John Lloyd Britain, 91, a U.S. Army veteran of W.W. II and owner and operator of MC Radio and Television, died April 20 at St. Luke Living Center in Marion. A celebration of life service will be at 1 p.m. May 6 at Zeiner Funeral Home. Cremation has taken place. He was born Jan. 28, 1927, to Winfred and […]

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Deaths (April 19, 2017)

• helen maurine gobin, 89, of Derby, died April 15 at Parkside Homes in Hillsboro. A graveside service is at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, April 25, at Isabel Cemetery in rural Isabel. She was born May 31, 1927, to Arthur and Cora Gladys (Ammann) Banks at Isabel. On Aug. 22, 1948, she was married to Ray McClure, who predeceased her in […]

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Deaths (April 12, 2017)

• edmah laura pankratz boese, 91, a home­maker, died April 3 at Bethesda Home, Goessel. A private burial was April 9 at Goessel Mennonite Ceme­tery, and later that day a memorial service took place. She was born June 22, 1925, in Thomas County, to Jacob and Marie Schmidt Pankratz. In September 1950, she was married to Milton Banman, who predeceased […]

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Deaths (April 5, 2017)

• Mark henry kimberlin, 64, an over-the-road truck driver and a cook with the Okla­homa National Guard, died March 28 in Enid, Okla. The service will be at 10 a.m. April 12 at the 132 Bible Church in Hennessy, Okla., with pastor L.D. Choate. Burial will be at Haldeman Cemetery in Potwin. He was born June 22, 1952, to George […]

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Deaths (March 22, 2017)

• Billie D. “Bill” Berry, 66, of Florence, a logger and truck driver for ranchers, died of cancer Feb. 25 at Wesley Medical Center in Wichita. Cremation has taken place; a private family service will be at a later date. He was born Dec. 26, 1950, near Harveyville to Chet and Flora Berry. On March 15, 1970, he was married […]

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Deaths (March 15, 2017)

• cinda ellen becker, 66, of Roxbury, died March 9 at Salem Home in Hillsboro after a battle with ovarian cancer. She was cremated, and a memorial service is planned at Temple Church in rural Gypsum at 11 a.m. March 25. She was born Oct. 4, 1950, to Eilert and Virginia (Noble) Nagel at Goodland. On Dec. 20, 1970, she […]

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