DEATH: Delores Ann (Schmidt ) Funk

Delores Ann (Schmidt) Funk, 76, died on Sunday, July 3, 2022, in North Newton, KS, surrounded by family.

A Celebration of Life Service was held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, July 9, 2022 at Hoffnungsau Mennonite Church in Inman by Pastor Brent Warkentin and Eric Buller. Reception was on-site following the service.

The Family burial service was on the following day, Sunday, July 10, 2022 at 9:30 a.m. at Haven of Rest (formerly Brudertal Cemetery) in Hillsboro byPastor and Chaplain Eric Massanari. Reception was at the Heritage Lobby of the Shari Flaming Center for the Arts on the Tabor College campus.

Funeral Director and Services provided by Jared Jost of Jost Funeral Home.

She was born on September 24, 1945, in Hutchinson, KS to Otto P. and Linda (Martens) Schmidt.

Delores married Gordon Funk on August 16, 1966, at Hoffnungsau Mennonite Church.

She is survived by her husband, Gordon Funk; daughter, Jenel (and Randy) Edwards; son, Jonathan (and Dianna) Funk; daughter Melisa (and Brian) Cooper; grandchildren, Carter Funk, Emma Edwards, Kierra Funk, Mallorie Cooper, Brynley Funk, Cole Cooper, Karlie Cooper; siblings, Velda (and John) Braun, Leon (and Janet) Schmidt, LeRoy (and Vicki) Schmidt; as well as a host of extended family and friends whose lives she touched.

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