DEATH: Melvin Litwiller

Melvin Litwiller, 88, Hillsboro, died on Sept. 12, 2023, at Wesley Medical Center in Wichita.

A funeral service was at 10:30 a.m. on Sunday, Sept. 17, 2023, at Alexanderfeld Mennonite Church in rural Hillsboro officiated by Minister Orlin Ensz.

The family received friends from 6-8 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 16 at the Church.

Interment was at Alexanderfeld Church Cemetery in rural Hillsboro.

Memorials to Haiti Relief Fund in care of Jost Funeral Home at P.O. Box 266 in Hillsboro, KS 67063.

He was born on Aug. 27, 1935, in Ithaca, MI to Earl and Sabina Elizabeth (Stier) Litwiller. He married Joan Nickel on May 2, 1965, in Hillsboro.

Survivors include wife, Joan Litwiller of rural Hillsboro; sons, Tim (Valerie) Litwiller of Evans, CO, David (Joy) Litwiller of rural Hillsboro; daughters, Teresa (Galen) Ensz of rural Hillsboro, Judy (Arden) Wiebe of Gruver, TX; 14 grandchildren, six great-grandchildren; brothers, Ardis Litwiller, J.B. (Susan) Litwiller, Galen (Evie) Litwiller all of Ithaca, MI; sister Erla (Alvin) Schneider of Ithaca, MI. Online condolences at

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