Deaths, April 8, 2015

? JOYCE A. EDIGER, 66, a bookkeeper and nurse aide, died April 2 at her home in Moundridge.

The service will be at 11 a.m. April 9 at First Mennonite Church in Hillsboro.

She was born March 13, 1949, to Allen and Leona Wiens Funk at Hillsboro. On June 16, 1967, she was married to Lee L. Ediger, who survives.

Other survivors include son Chris Ediger of Moundridge; daughters Tamara and husband Chris Trammell and Jaime and husband Shaun Fields, all of Moundridge; six grandchildren; brothers Lester and Donna Funk and Ron Funk and sister Jeanette and Dan Schaefer, all of Hillsboro.

Memorials may be made to the Harry Hynes Hospice and sent in care of the Moundridge Funeral Home, 115 E. Cole, Moundridge, KS 67107.

? EARL R. MANN, 87, a foreman of Vulcan Materials Co. of Wichita, died April 2 at Via Christi-St Francis, Wichita.

The service was April 7 at First Mennonite Brethren Church, 21st and Tyler, Wichita.

A private burial was at Hillcrest Cemetery, Florence.

He was born March 13, 1928, to Frederick and Gladys (Russell) Mann at Peabody. On June 23, 1951, he was married to Jane Stevens, who survives.

Other survivors include children Doug Mann, Don Mann and wife Angel and Darla Diamond, all of Wichita, and Nedra Olenick and husband Bill of Halstead; brother Richard Mann and wife Dolores of Cottonwood Falls; 14 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to the Kansas Honor Flight and sent in care of Zeiner Funeral Home, 205 Elm, Marion, KS 66861.

? FRANNIE REMPEL, 87, died March 31, 2015 at Parkside Homes in Hillsboro.

She was born Nov. 21, 1927, to Chester and Susie (Smith) Siebert at Larned. Her husband, Lloyd Rempel, predeceased her.

Survivors include sons Bruce Rempel of Newton and Steve Rempel of Newton; daughters Debby Rempel of Wichita, Nancy and husband Kenton Kaufman of Walton; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren; daughter-in-laws Aleta Markley of Newton and Diana Rempel of Newton; stepbrothers Howard and wife Lavella Delaplane of Ames, Okla., Bob and wife Lena Delaplane of Sweden.

The service was April 4, at Trinity Mennonite Church, Hillsboro, with pastor Norma Duerksen officiated.

Burial was at Haven of Rest cemetery rural Hillsboro.

Memorials may be made to Trinity Mennonite Church or Parkside Homes and sent in care of Jost Funeral Home, P.O. Box 266, Hillsboro, KS 67063.

Online condolences may be made to the family via:

? LESTER E. TAJCHMAN, 78, a farmer of Lincolnville, died April 3 at Pinnacle Park Care Home of Salina.

The service was April 6, at St. John?s Lutheran Church, Lincolnville.

A private burial was at Pilsen Cemetery.

He was born Jan. 16, 1937, to John and Elizabeth (Srajer) Tajchman at Pilsen. His wife, Ruth (Klein) Tajchman, survives.

Other survivors include children John Tajchman and Helga of Herington, Glen Tajchman and Christine of Topeka, Dale Tajchman of Lincolnville, Jerry Tajchman and Marge of Marion, Lisa White and Jeff of McPherson, Greg Tajchman and Dawn of Bentonville, Ark., and Dena Bowman and Sam of Lincolnville; stepchildren Kim Friedli and Rodney of Hope, Steve Klein and Jodie of Salina and Kevin Krch and Kelly of Pilsen, and grandchildren and their families.

Memorials may be made to St. John?s Lutheran Church and sent in care of Zeiner Funeral Home, 205 Elm, Marion, KS 66861.

? RUTH J. WEIGEL, 86, died March 30 at Golden Age Care Home in Cheney.

The service was Thursday, April 2, at St. Jude Catholic Church in Wichita. Burial followed at Calvary Ceme?tery in Wichita.

She was born Feb. 2, 1928, to Florian and Catherine Rohlman Feik at Ordway, Colo.

Survivors include son Richard and wife Alice of Belle Plaine; daughters Terri Klenda and husband Dennis of Lincolnville and Agnes ?Aggie? Weigel of Cheney; five grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

Zeiner Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements.

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