Deaths (April 20, 2011)


• Rowena J. Olsen, 74, a retired librarian, died April 14 at St. Luke Hospital in Marion.

A memorial service was April 18 at Valley United Methodist Church in Marion. Burial was at the Marion Cemetery.

She was born July 29, 1927, to Earl F. and Tena “Lucille” (Rempel) Olsen in Marion.

Survivors include sister Helen Reznicek and brother Larry and Deana Olsen, all of Marion.

Memorial may be made to Marion City Library or Valley United Methodist Church and sent in care of Zeiner Funeral Home, 205 Elm St., Marion, KS 66861-1523.

 

• Oliver W. Mohn, 85, devoted husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather, passed away April 16, at Kansas Heart Hospital in Wichita.

He was a retired farm machinery salesman.

He is preceded in death by son-in-law Bob Haug in 2008 and grandson Christian Mohn in 2002.

Survivors include his wife, Marcella; two sons, Gordon and (Vicky) Mohn of McPherson, Jeryl and (Vicki) Mohn of Houston, Texas; daughter Karen Haug of Jetmore; seven grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren with three more expected during this year.

Viewing is from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday, April 20, with family present from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Jost Funeral Home in Hillsboro.

Celebration of Life will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, April 21, at First Baptist Church of Durham.

Burial is at Durham Park Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church of Durham or Hillsboro Senior Center and sent in care of Jost Funeral Home, Box 266, Hillsboro, KS 67063.

Condolences may be sent to the family via: jost@jostfuneralhome.com.


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