Category: Deaths

Deaths (7-4-18)

◼ CORBIN JOHN GLEASON, 37, construction worker, died June 8 at his home in Houston, Texas. Memorial services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 7, at at the Tabor Mennonite Church, rural Newton. He was born on Sept. 14, 1980, to Dana and Bonnie Frey Gleason in Newton. In March 2010, he was married to Julie Deeter. He moved […]

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Deaths (6-27-18)

◼ JON WILLIAM BROOKS, 74, died June 22 in Peabody. The celebration of life service was 11 a.m. Monday June 25 at Peabody Chris­tian Church. He was born Dec. 5, 1943, to Harold and Bertha Brooks. On June 7, 1964, he was married to Esther Mellott, who survives. He also is survived by daughters Lana (Mike) Benson, Lori (David) Pickens […]

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Deaths (6-20-18)

◼ ELLA WIEBE FAST, 89, a nursing instructor, died June 6 at Parkside Homes in Hillsboro. Celebration of Life was Tuesday, June 12, at Park­view Mennonite Brethren Church, Hillsboro. Burial was at Gnadenau Cemetery, rural Hillsboro. She was born Aug. 4, 1929, to Edward and Bertha (Voth) Voth at North Newton. On Oct. 12, 1954, she was married to Arthur […]

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Deaths (6-13-18)

◼ W. DALE BANDY, 81, a retired accounting supervisor for NCRA and farmer, died June 3 at Hospice House of Reno County, Hutchinson. The funeral service was at 11 a.m. Friday, June 8 at Immanuel Lutheran Church, Canton. Interment was in the church cemetery. Friends called from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, June 7, at Olson’s Mortuary, Canton. He was born Nov. […]

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Deaths – June 6, 2017

◼ PAULINE BALZER, 95, died May 22 at Asbury Park in Newton. The memorial service was Saturday, June 2, at Grace Hill Menno­nite Church with pastor Weldon Martens presiding. Private family interment was in Grace Hill Cemetery. She was born Feb. 10, 1923, in Mountain Lake, Minn., to David H. and Helena (Peters) Schroeder. On Aug. 19, 1943, she was […]

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Deaths (5-30-18)

Deaths (5-30-18)

◼ BRAD A. CARLSON, 55, son of Gary and Shirley (Walker) Carlson, was born Aug. 29, 1962, and lived his entire life in Marion. Services were May 24, 2018, with Zeiner Funeral Home in charge. He is survived by his mother, Shirley of Marion; his children, Jessi and husband Paul of Marion and Randy and wife Amy of Marion; his […]

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Deaths (5-23-18)

◼ MERLE BRUNER, 84, a retired diesel mechanic and former city superintendent of Marion, died May 16 at Marion Assisted Living. The funeral service was at 2 p.m. May 19 at Our Savior Lutheran Church in Marion. Visita­tion was 6-8 p.m. Friday, May 18, at Zeiner Funeral Home, 205 Elm St., Marion. Burial with military honors was at Marion Cemetery […]

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Deaths (May 2, 2018)

◼ ELVERA FERN DIRKS, 79, formerly of Topeka, died April 27 in Newton. A memorial service will be at 11 a.m., Tuesday, May 8, at Shalom Mennonite Church in Newton. Visitation will be at Shalom from 6-8 p.m. Monday, May 7. She was born Aug. 2, 1938, to Alfred and Susie (Redger) Jantz in Hillsboro. On Aug. 30, 1958, she […]

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Deaths (April 25, 2018)

◼ GARY “BUTCH” HAGEBERG, 82, formerly of Burdick, owner-manager of Burdick Meat Market, died April 21 at Legacy of Herington. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Thursday, April 26, at the Burdick United Methodist church with pastor Sue Talbot officiating. Interment will follow at the Burdick Methodist Cemetery. The family will greet friends from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesday at Zeiner Funeral […]

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Deaths (April 18, 2018)

Deaths (April 18, 2018)

Norman Epp ◼ NORMAN F. EPP, 78, a farmer and construction worker of Hillsboro, died April 6. The service was at 11 a.m. Thursday, April 12, at Park­view Mennonite Brethren Church, 610 S. Main St., Hillsboro. Burial was at 10 a.m. Thursday at Gnadenau Cemetery in rural Hillsboro. Visitation with the family was from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, April 11, at […]

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