Deaths, Feb. 18, 2015

?THELMA MAY BARTEL, 82, died Feb. 10 at Kidron Bethel in North Newton.

The memorial services was Feb. 14 at the Bethel College Mennonite Church in North Newton.

Burial was at the Bethel College Mennonite Church Columbarium.

She was born May 2, 1932, to Albert C. and Rosina (Gaeddert) Bartel at Hillsboro.

Survivors include brother Lewis Clark Bartel of Albuquerque, N.M., and nieces and nephews.

Memorials may be made to Bethel College Mennonite Church, and sent in care of Broadway Colonial Funeral Home, 120 E. Broadway, Newton, KS 67114.

?HELEN CARMICHAEL, 103, of Lindsborg, died Jan. 30.

The service was Feb. 4 at Bethany Home Chapel, Lindsborg. Burial was at Elmwood Cemetery.

She was born March 3 in to Rodney and Etta (Lewin) Jenkins at Lindsborg. On Aug. 21, 1935, she was married to Ralph Carmichael, who predeceased her.

Survivors include daughters Suzanne Thole of Marion and Mary Carmichael of Paola; sister-in-law Eloise Pinkham of Olathe; three grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to Trinity United Methodist Church or Bethany Home and sent in care of Christians Funeral Home, 103 N. Washington, Lindsborg, KS 67456.

?WILLIS ROY GOERZEN, 84, of rural Newton, who was employed at Graber Plumbing and Heating in Newton for 42 years, died Feb. 12 at his home.

The service will be at 11 a.m. Feb. 16 at Tabor Mennonite Church, 891 Chisholm Trail Road, Newton, with pastor Phillip Schmidt officiating.

Burial will be at Tabor Mennonite Cemetery.

He was born May 3, 1930, to Jake and Sarah Schroeder Goerzen at Goessel. On Sept. 9, 1951, he was married to Thelma Unruh, who survives.

Other survivors include children Venita and husband Darrel Schroeder and Bryan Goerzen, all of rural Newton; six grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and sister Alice and husband Leroy Funk of Goessel.

Memorials may be made to Bethesda Home and sent in care of Miller-Ott Funeral Home, P.O. Box 96, Goessel, KS 67053.

?MARILYNN J. LONG, 70, formerly of Holyrood, and employed as licensed nurse practioneer at Wesley Medical Center?s surgery department, died Feb. 9 at her Marion Reservoir home.

A memorial service will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 14, at Zeiner Funeral Home, 205 Elm St., Marion.

Burial will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at St. Peter Lutheran Cemetery, Holyrood.

She was born July 13, 1944, to Earl and Helen (Katzenmeier) Durr at Ellsworth. Her husband, Grant Long, predeceased her.

Survivors include sister Joan White of Holyrood and nieces and nephews.

Memorials may be made to St. Peter Lutheran Church and sent in care of Zeiner Funeral Home, P.O. Box 6, Marion, KS 66861.

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