Deaths (6-26-19)

◼ Elma F. David, 93, Durham, died on June 22, 2019, at Salem Home in Hillsboro.

A graveside service will be at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, June 26, 2019, at Durham Baptist Cemetery (from Durham 4 miles West on 290th, Diamond go 1 mile North, 300th go West 1/2 mile) officiated by Pastor Brad Penn.

She was born February 4, 1926, to Jacob and Leah (Lorenz) David North West of Durham.

Survivors include sister-in-law, Alvina David of Florida; niece, Linda David of Florida. Online condolences at www.jostfuneralhome.com.

◼ Wilma Jean Everett, 91, Marion, died on June 18, 2019, at St. Luke’s Living Center.

The family will gather with friends on Friday from 6-8 p.m. at the Yazel-Megli-Zeiner Funeral Home- Marion Chapel.

The funeral service will be held on Saturday at 10 a.m. at the Florence United Methodist Church led by Pastor Kevin Seuser.

She will be laid to rest in Whitewater Cemetery at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday.

Memorial contributions in Wilma’s name may be directed to the Activity Fund at St. Luke’s Living Center.

She was born on August 4, 1927, in Newton to Homer H. and Esther J. (Corfman) Motter. She married Phillip on February 18, 1946, in Cottonwood Falls.

Wilma is survived by her children Mary Jane Grimmett of Florence, Linda Rae (Ed) Hepburn of Benton, and John (Arletta) Everett of Grenola, KS; grandchildren Justin (Rachelle) Grimmett, Tyson (Melanie) Grimmett, Travis (Michelle) Swift, Tanner (Tara) Swift, Lisa Everett and Tom (Tristan) Everett; and 15 great-grandchildren.

Please sign her online guest book and leave a memory of Wilma at www.ymzfh.com.

◼ Helen V. Fadenrecht, 96, died June 2, 2019, at Salem Home in Hillsboro.

A Celebration of Life Service will be at 11 a.m. on June 29, 2019, at Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church in Hillsboro.

The family will receive friends from 6 – 8 p.m. on June 28, 2019, at Hillsboro M.B. Church in Hillsboro.

Interment 10 a.m. on June 29, 2019, at Hillsboro M.B. Church cemetery in Hillsboro.

Memorials to Tabor College designated for the Edwin J. and Helen V. (Faul) Fadenrecht Endowment Fund For Vocal Music Participation in care of Jost Funeral Home P.O. Box 266 Hillsboro, KS 67063.

She was born June 11, 1922, to Charlie and Caroline (Seibel) Faul in Harvey, North Dakota. She married Edwin J. Fadenrecht October 1, 1944, in Harvey, North Dakota.

Survivors include son, Kirby (Donna) Fadenrecht of Hillsboro; daughter, Willa Jean (Ken) Reddig of Pinawa, Manitoba, Canada; 4 grandchildren; 6 great grandchildren.

Online condolences at www.jostfuneralhome.com.

◼ William James Siebert, 75, of Lakewood, Colorado died on October 23, 2018, in Pueblo, Colorado after a year-and-a-half long illness of Myasthenia Gravis.

A private memorial service will be held in July in Colorado.

He was born on July 11, 1943, in Hillsboro, Kansas to Ernest and Irmgard Siebert.

He is survived by his wife Marie, and three sons Brian (Lindsay) of Chicago, Mark of Denver, Jeff (Vanessa) of Littleton; and seven grandchildren.

◼ ethel j. wedel, 66, passed away June 21, 2019, at her residence in Newton.

A Celebration of Life will be at 11 a.m. on Saturday, June 29, 2019, at First Mennonite Church in Newton.

The family will receive friends from 6 – 8 p.m. on Friday at First Mennonite Church in Newton.

Interment will be at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday at Greenwood cemetery in Newton.

Memorials to First Mennonite Church (Caring Fund), First Mennonite Church (Camp Mennoscah Scholarship Fund) or Victory in The Valley (Camp Victory Scholarship) in care of Jost Funeral Home P.O. Box 266 Hillsboro, KS 67063. She was born August 22, 1952 to Andrew and Elva (Schmidt) Plett in Newton. She married Rod Wedel October 3, 1981 at Alexanderwohl Mennonite Church Rural Goessel. Survivors include husband, Rod Wedel of Newton; son, Derek Wedel of Newton; daughter, Bethanie Wedel of Newton; sisters, Edith (Mike) Carr of Williamsburg, Virginia, Susan (Thomas) Krehbiel of Goessel, Marcia (Karl) Brubaker of Goessel.

Online condolences at www.jostfuneralhome.com.