Deaths

Donald L. Buethe, 89,

formerly of Lincolnville, died Aug. 7 at St. Luke Living Center in Marion.

A memorial service will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 13, at St. John?s Lutheran Church, Lincolnville, with pastor Alan Stahlecker officiating. Cremation has taken place and burial will be at Lincolnville Cemetery.

He was born Jan. 16, 1925, to Herman and Amelia (Frobenius) Buethe near Antelope. On April 3, 1949, he was married to Peggy J. Link, who survives.

Other survivors include daughter Kim and husband Mark Harms of Lincolnville and three grandchildren.

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

Frank L. Cook, 86,

a retired concrete finisher, of Canton, died Aug. 2.

The funeral was Aug. 9 at Highland Cemetery near Farmington, Ark.

Survivors include brother Edmond Cook of Fayetteville; children, Louella Cook of Halstead, Frank and wife Brenda Cook of Canton and Elizabeth and husband Pat McNamara Cook of Halstead; eight grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Online condolences may be sent to the family via: www.CozineMemorial.com.

Funeral arrangements were with Cozine Memorial Group-Broadway Mortuary, 1147 S. Broadway, Wichita, KS 67211.

No memorial was designated.

Robert L. ?Butch? Funk, 87,

a plant manager at Beech Aircraft and owner of Architectural Services Co., died July 24 at Asbury Park in Newton.

The funeral was July 30 at Trinity Heights United Methodist Church in Newton.

Burial was at Haven of Rest Cemetery in rural Hillsboro.

He was born Nov. 21, 1926, to Theo and Lydia (Hiebert) Funk at Newton. In 1950, he was married to Phyllis Hannema, who predeceased him May 4, 2008.

Survivors include sons Jon and Mary Funk of Manhattan, Lyle and Debbie Funk of Huber Heights, Ohio, and Mike Funk of Houston, Texas; three grandsons, one granddaughter and one great-grandson.

Memorials may be made to Trinity Heights United Methodist Church, 1200 Boyd Ave., Newton, KS 67114 or Asbury Park, 200 SW 14th, Newton, KS 67114 or the Vince Garcia Fund.

Memorials may also be sent in care of Petersen Family Funeral Home, 215 N. Main St., Newton, KS 67114, in charge of arrangements.

Hector Ricardo Mosqueda, 60,

of Peabody, a maintenance supervisor, who helped at the Salvation Army until retirement, died Aug. 4 at Wesley Medical Center in Wichita.

The funeral was Aug. 9 at the Christian Church in Peabody.

He was born May 29, 1954, to Julio Antonio and Emelia Rincon Mosqueda at Newton. On Feb. 15, 1999, he was married to Lisa Marie Brundage, who survives.

Other survivors include sons Hector R. Mosqueda, Jr., and Matthew Mosqueda of Newton; daughter Julia Mosqueda of Peabody; step-children Michael Hedrick of Newton, Jessie Slater of Florence and Tyler Slater of Peabody; brothers Armando ?Pete? Mosqueda of Newton and Paul Mosqueda of Chula Vista, Calif.; sisters Susan Mosqueda and Olivia Goodall, both of Newton, Mary Pacheco of Peabody, Rosalinda Galle of Clearwater, Fla., Isidra Boroughs of San Diego, Calif., Rebecca Garza of San Antonio, Texas, and nine grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to the Hector Mosqueda Fund at the Bank of the West in Newton, and donations may be sent in care of Broadway Colonial Funeral Home, 120 E. Broadway, Newton, KS 67114, also in charge of arrangements.

Condolences may be made to the family via: http://www.broadwaycolonialfh.com/.

Hannah Marie (Keil) Riffel, 79,

died July 29 at Allen Hospital in Waterloo, Iowa.

The service was at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Aug. 1, at St. John?s Church in Lincolnville. Burial was at Lincolnville Cemetery.

She was born July 12, 1935, to Gottfried and Hannah Keil of Marion. On April 13, 1957, she was married to Eldred C. Riffel, who predeceased her in 1983.

Survivors include long time companion Frank Fenner of Jesup; siblings Jane and husband Brent Pigorsch, Jeff and wife Tana Riffel and James and wife Beth Riffel, all of Lincolnville; brother Henry and wife Phyllis Keil of Halstead and six grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to Relay for Life-Burdick Bunch at Burdick or Relay for Life -Bank Iowa at Independence, Iowa, and sent in care of Zeiner Funeral Home, 205 Elm St., Marion, KS 66861.

Paulette Grace Loewen Zook, 64,

a part-time nurse, correspondent for Peabody Gazette and Avon representative, died Aug. 9 at Asbury Park in Newton.

The service will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 13, at Florence United Methodist Church. Burial will be at Hillcrest Cemetery, Florence.

She was born Dec. 21, 1949, to Mr. and Mrs. Paul J. Loewen at Hillsboro. On Dec. 18, 1971, she was married to Ramon Russell Zook, who survives.

Other survivors include daughter Rebekah R. Zook of Derby; sisters Jeanette M. and husband Timothy Parmley of Florence and Mashawn A. and husband Dale Weber of Florence; brothers-in-law John C. Slifer III and wife Sheryl of Walton and Lindley P. and wife Trudy Slifer of Marion; four nieces, seven nephews and their families.

Memorials may be made to Union Rescue Mission of Wichita and sent in care of Zeiner Funeral Home, P.O. Box 6, Marion, KS 66861.

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