Category: Deaths

Deaths (January 10, 2018)

Deaths (January 10, 2018)

• JEAN E. BALLEW, 86, of Peabody, died Jan. 1 at her residence. Private services were at Prairie Lawn Cemetery, Pea­body. Zeiner Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Milton Goertzen • MILTON W. GOERTZEN, 90, of Goessel, died Dec. 30 at Bethesda Home in Goessel. A graveside service was Jan. 3 at Alexander­wohl Men­nonite Church Ceme­tery, followed by a […]

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Deaths (January 3, 2018)

Deaths (January 3, 2018)

• BETTY DIRKS, 86, died Dec. 29 at Parkside Homes in Hills­boro. The service will be 10 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 3, at Park­view Mennonite Breth­ren Church, 610 S. Main St., Hillsboro. Burial will be at Gnadenau Cemetery, rural Hillsboro. Visitation with family was 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 2, at Jost Funeral Home, 401 S. Washington St., Hillsboro. She was born […]

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Deaths (December 20, 2017)

• JANETTE M. (LOEWEN) PARMLEY, 64, a long-time re­si­dent of the Florence area, died Dec. 13 at Peabody Health and Rehab. The service was Dec. 19 at United Methodist Church of Florence. Burial was at Hill­crest Cemetery, Florence. She was born Feb. 28, 1953, to Paul and Darlene (Davis) Loewen at Hillsboro. Survivors include husband Tim of Florence; sons James […]

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Deaths (December 13, 2017)

• JACOLIN L. HAWORTH, 89, of Canton, died Nov. 25 at Bethesda Home in Goessel. A memorial service will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 9, at the Bethesda Home Chapel in Goessel. Private inurnment will occur at a later date. She was born Nov. 15, 1928, in South Haven to Ellison and Viola (Kerr) Dillon. On Dec. 31, 1948, […]

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Senior Scribbles (December 6, 2017)

hillsboro senior center We hope you’re getting ready for the holidays. We have meal tickets you can purchase; they make a great gift for loved ones. Call 620-947-2304 for more information. We will have a make-up meal for being closed Friday Nov. 24. We will be serving breakfast burritos at 10 a.m. Dec. 9. You can use your meal tickets […]

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Deaths (December 6, 2017)

• larry g. bartel, 71, of Hillsboro and owner of Bartel Construction, died Dec. 1 at Salina Regional Medical Center in Salina. Celebration of life service is 10 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 7 at Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church and officiated by pastor Brian Allen. Burial will be in French Creek Cemetery rural Hillsboro. Family will receive guests from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday […]

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Deaths (November 29, 2017)

• Dale bentley, 70, a farm operator, died Nov. 21 in Hillsboro. A private family service is planned. He was born April 1, 1947, to Roy and Besie Mae Hen­son Bentley at Mountain Home, Ark. Survivors include sisters Betty Joe Swayze of Lincoln­ville and Aldean Varguss of California. No memorial was designated. Jost Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. […]

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Deaths (November 22, 2017)

• JOHN EDWARD KNAAK SR., 79, former owner and manager of the Ben Franklin store in Hillsboro, died Saturday, Nov. 11. Cremation is planned. The family will have a celebration of life with a time and place to be announced at a later date. He was born to Anton N. and Irma Shahan Knaak on Oct. 13, 1938, in Winchester, […]

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Deaths (November 15, 2017)

• ERMA JUNE YADON NELLANS, 91, of Peabody, died Nov. 12 at her home. A graveside service will be at 11:30 a.m. Friday, Nov. 17 at Prairie Lawn Cemetery in Peabody. Visitation is 5-7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 16 at Baker Funeral Home Peabody. She was born on May 13, 1926, to Cleo and Arthur Yadon in Morris, Okla. On April […]

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Deaths (Week of November 8, 2017)

• RODNEY K. LAFEVER, 62, of Burns, died Nov. 4. Funeral services are pending. He is survived by his common-law wife, Debra; sons Mark (Tammy) and Matt (Andrea); daughters Tina, Gina, Nina and Teri; two brothers; six sisters; 16 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. • BARBARA JEAN WORTHINGTON SVOBODA, 81, died Oct. 28 at her home in rural Lincolnville. She was […]

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