Deaths (Jan. 23, 2013)

? frank j. heath Jr., 98,

a farmer and carpenter, died Jan. 17 at his home in?Burns.

Services were at 10 a.m., Jan. 21 at Burns United Methodist Church. Burial was at Burns Cemetery.

He was born Jan. 19, 1914, to Frank J. and Lizzie (Whitlock) Heath, Sr. in rural Burns. On Feb. 28, 1940, he was married to Rosalie McIntosh, who predeceased him July 2012.

He is survived by children Sandra Heyman of Burns, Larry and JoAnne Heath of North Plains, Ore., and Linda and Jay Willbrand of St. Charles, Mo., and their families.

Memorials may be made to Burns United Methodist Church or Asera Care Hospice and sent in care of Zeiner Funeral Home, 205 Elm, Marion, KS 66861.



owner of a lawn mowing business in Hillsboro, died Jan. 21 at St. Luke Hospital in Marion.

The funeral is planned for 11 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 29, at Park?view Mennonite Brethren Church with pastor Steve Schroeder officiating. Burial will preceed the service at Gnadenau Cemetery, rural Hillsboro. No visitation is planned prior to the funeral.

He was born Oct. 18, 1951, to Ted Klaassen (deceased) and Rubena (Leppke) Bartel of Goessel. On June 21, 1986, he was married to Janell Schmidt, who survives.

He also is survived by his mother; one son, Michael, and one daughter Angela, both of rural Hillsboro; two brothers, Ron and wife Faith of Newark, N.J., and Kevin of Big Spring, Texas; two sisters, Loretta and husband Ron Paxton and Diane and husband Tyler Ewert, both of Wichita.

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