Category: Deaths

Deaths (Week of August 22, 2007

Evelyn Hackney, 86   Evelyn Irene Hackney, 86, former employee of Friendly Acres Retirement Community in Newton and active member of Newton First Baptist Church, died Aug. 13 at Newton Medical Center. The funeral was Aug. 17 at First Baptist Church in Newton, with pastor Terry Tareila officiating. She was buried at Restlawn Garden of Memories in Newton. She was […]

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Deaths (Week of August 15, 2007)

Eldon H. Harper   Eldon H. Harper, 75, former employee of Severy Co-op and national guardsman, died Aug. 8 at his home in McPherson. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 15 at Canton Christian Church with pastor Birger Draget presiding. Burial will take place at Canton Township Cemetery. He was born on March 28, 1932, to Henry […]

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Deaths (Week of August 8, 2007)

Aldine L. Funk   Aldine L. Funk, 81, former baker for USD 373, died Aug. 2 at her home. The service was Aug. 6 at First Church of God in Newton, officiated by pastor Brian Curran. She was buried in the Greenwood Cemetery, Newton. Aldine was born Oct. 25, 1925, to Albert and Anna (Scheikow?sky) Pankratz in Hillsboro. On Sept. […]

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Deaths (Week of August 1, 2007)

Mary Just   Mary L. Just, 81, homemaker, died July 30 at Salem Nursing Home in Hillsboro. The service will be held at 2 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 2, at Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church with pastors Dave Plett and Loyal Martin officiating. Burial will be at 1:30 p.m. in Hillsboro MB Cemetery. The family will receive guests from 6 p.m. to […]

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Deaths (Week of July 25, 2007)

Leonard Friesen Leonard K. Friesen, 80, businessman, died July 23 at Parkside Homes in Hillsboro. The service will be at 11 a.m. Friday, July 27, at Parkview Mennonite Brethren Church, with pastor Roy Keller officiating. Burial will be at 10 a.m., prior to the service, in Guadenau Cemetery. The family will receive guests from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, […]

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Deaths (Week of July 18, 2007)

Marjorie L. Lohls   Marjorie L. Kohls, 80, retired housekeeper of Marion, died July 9 in McPherson. The service was July 11 at Zeiner Funeral Home in Marion. Burial followed in the Marion Cemetery. She was born March 20, 1927, to Fred and Augusta (Kandt) Kohls at Elk. She is survived by eight nieces and nephews, including Dick and Dennis […]

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Deaths (Week of July 11, 2007)

Delbert Hamm   Delbert Hamm, 73, contracted milk hauler, died July 8 in Newton. Visitation with family receiving guests is from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday, July 11, at Jost Funeral Home in Hillsboro. The service is at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at First Baptist Church in Durham with Curtis Wiens officiating. He was born June 16, 1934, to Edward […]

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Deaths (Week of July 4, 2007)

Karen Hall Karen Carol (Alexander) Hall, 57, died June 28 at Bethesda Home in Goessel. The service was July 2 at Kingdom Life Ministries with Scott Miller officiating. She was born Oct. 26, 1949, to Arthur and Susie (Dean) Alexander in Dodge City. She is survived by a daughter, Monica Hall of Newton; a son, Raymond and Carrie of Hesston; […]

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Deaths (Week of June 27, 2007)

Rex Guhr   Rena Dwaine ?Rex? Guhr, 52, truck driver, died June 18 at Via Christi St. Joseph in Wichita. The service was June 22 at Tabor Mennonite Church in Goessel with Corey Miller and Karen Andres officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery. He was born July 3, 1954, to Daniel and Velma (Schmidt) Guhr in Goessel. On Oct. […]

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Deaths (Week of June 20, 2007)

Arnold Brenzikofer   Arnold F. Brenzikofer, 96, former co-op manager, died June 5 at Emporia Presbyterian Manor. Service was June 16 at the manor chapel with Jayne Duncan officiating. Inurnment was in Sunset Lawns Cemetery in El Dorado. He was born March 30, 1911, to Frank and Ida R. Stackley Brenzikofer in Burns. On Jan. 6, 1940, he was married […]

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