Deaths (9-11-19)

◼ Darrel E. Krause, 63, died Thursday, Aug 29, 2019 at the University of Colorado Hospital.

A funeral and celebration of his life was held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept 4 at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Lakewood, Colo.

Memorials can be made to Bethlehem Lutheran Church or the Kansas State University Foundation.

He was born on January 31, 1956 in Marion, KS to Paul and Velma Krause. He married Ginny on June 15, 1985.

He is survived by his wife Ginny, son Landen, daughter Sydney, his brothers Gary (Deb), Dennis (Kiki) and Terry (Beth), his mother-in-law Audrey Braatz, sister-in-law Susan Keene, brothers-in-law Mike Keene and Neal Braatz, and nieces and nephews.

◼ Ernest Dwight Unruh, 78, died Sunday, September 8, 2019.

A memorial service will be at 1 p.m. on Friday, Sept 13, at Salem Home in Hillsboro.

Burial will be in the family plot at the Peace Valley Cemetery northwest of Durham at 11 a.m. on Friday.

Memorials to Salem Home in care of Jost Funeral Home P.O. Box 266 Hillsboro, KS 67063.

He was born April 26, 1941, to Paul D. Unruh and Elizabeth M. (Frantz) Unruh of Durham, KS.

He is survived by brother-in-law Warren Ediger of Inman, KS, brother Wilbur Unruh of Shoreline, WA, nephew David Unruh of Everett, WA, and niece Susan Doepp of Mill Creek, WA, and several cousins.

Online condolences at

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