Category: Deaths

Deaths (August 31, 2016)

• Elsie groening, 91, of Hillsboro, died Aug. 24 at Hills­boro Community Hos­pital. A celebration of life service is planned for 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 3 at Hillsboro Mennon­ite Brethren Church, 300 Prairie Pointe, with pastor Brian Allen officiating. Burial is at 10 a.m. Satur­day at Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Ceme­tery. Visitation is from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Friday at Jost Fu­ner­al Home, […]

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Deaths (August 24, 2016)

• Timothy dale buller, 61, of Goessel and former welder at Bradbury Co. Inc., died Aug. 17 at his home east of Goessel. A celebration of life service is at 4 p.m. Aug. 28 at Goessel Mennonite Church with a carry-in dinner to follow. He was born Aug. 6, 1955 to Irvan “Pete” and Viola Buller at Goessel. Survivors include […]

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Deaths (July 17, 2016)

Deaths (July 17, 2016)

• emma becker, 80, of Kannapolis, N.C., a psychiatric nurse working at Stanford University Hospital in California, died July 23 from end-stage kidney disease. A memorial service was at Halstead Methodist Church Aug. 5. She was the sister of Grace Becker of San Jose, Calif., and formerly of Hillsboro, and the mother of Thomas and Phillip Becker of Kannapolis. • […]

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Deaths (August 10, 2016)

• Betty lange fruechting, 80, of Marion, a former special education teacher at Hills­boro Elementary School, died Aug. 6, 2016 at St. Luke Living Center in Marion. The service is Aug. 11 at Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church officiated by pastor Jeff Lee. Burial will be at Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Cemetery. She was born Sept. 20, 1935, to Menno and Heddie […]

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Deaths (August 3, 2016)

• ethel j. ediger, 93, died July 28 at The Cedars Nursing Home at McPher­son. The service was Aug. 1 at Zoar Mennonite Brethren Church with pastor Gary Jan­zen officiating. Burial was at Zoar Ceme­tery. She was born Dec. 24, 1922, to Harrison and Emma (Janzen) Schroeder at Hills­boro. On Aug. 23, 1942, she was married to Albert L. Edi­ger, […]

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Deaths (July 27, 2016)

• dorothy j. foth, 89, of Hillsboro and a cook at public schools, died July 18 at Halstead. The service was July 25 at Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church officiated by pastor Loyal Martin. Burial will be at Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Ceme­tery at Hillsboro. She was born April 19, 1927, to Peter B. and Mar­ga­ret (Franz) Nickel at Goessel. On Nov. […]

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Deaths (July 20, 2016)

Deaths (July 20, 2016)

• rodger l. sidener, 65, a farmer and stockman of Burns, died July 9 at Via Christi-St. Francis in Wich­ita. A memorial graveside service was at 9:30 a.m., Saturday, July 16, at the Won­sevu Cemetery in Burns. He was born March 7, 1951, to Lee and Evelyn (Kirkpatrick) Sidener at New­ton. Survivors include his mother of Burns. Memorials may be […]

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Deaths (July 13, 2016)

• ethel grace ABRAHAMS, 93, a secretary and homemaker of Hillsboro, died on July 5. Burial was July 8 at Ha­ven of Rest Cemetery, east of Hillsboro. The service was also July 8 at Bethel College Mennonite Church, North Newton. She was born Aug. 3, 1923, to Gerhard and Helena Pe­ters Ewert at Hillsboro. On Sept. 26, 1944, she was […]

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Deaths (July 6, 2016)

Deaths (July 6, 2016)

• dennis e. carey, 63, of Hutchinson, retired from Southwestern Bell and AT & T after 30 years, died June 28 at Wesley Medical Center in Wichita. The service was July 1 at Elliott Chapel with Jimie-Wray Mead officiating. Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery, Hutchinson. He was born Feb. 25, 1953, to Clarence E. and Delores J. (Lovett) Carey […]

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Deaths (June 29, 2016)

• LeRoy berg, 76, of Hillsboro, died June 23 at Salem Home in Hillsboro. The service was June 27 at he Hillsboro American Legion, officiated by pastor Morita Truman. Burial was at Highland Cemetery, Min­ne­apolis, Kansas. He was born Feb. 27, 1940, to Peter and Audrey (Heal) Berg at Hillsboro. Survivors include sister Janice and husband Charles Crocker of Indianola, […]

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