DEATH: Vernon Funk

Vernon Funk, 69, Hillsboro, died on Nov. 24, 2022, at McPherson Hospital.

The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. until service time at the church on Thursday.

The burial will be at Haven of Rest Cemetery in rural Hillsboro.

Memorials to American Cancer Society in care of Jost Funeral Home at P.O. Box 266 Hillsboro, KS 67063.

He was born on May 19, 1953, in Goessel to Ralph and Margaret (Unruh) Funk. He married Rose York on Nov. 2, 1974, in Hillsboro.

Survivors include wife, Rose Funk of Lehigh; son, Brian (Polly) Funk of Goessel; daughters, Jenny (Ryan) Green of Republic, MO, Kim Funk (Jeremy Garnica) of Newton; brother, Melvin Funk of Pueblo, CO; sisters, Carol Houdyshell of Wichita, Linda Funk of Wichita, Annette King of Hillsboro; 6 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild.

The Funeral Service is at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 1, 2022, at Trinity Mennonite Church in Hillsboro officiated by Pastor Norma Duerksen.

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