Deaths (Sept. 22, 2010)

? Shannon ?shaw? william hink, 38,

of Moundridge, died Sept. 14, at Mercy Hospital in Moundridge.

Services were held Sept. 17 at Eden Mennonite Church in Moundridge.

He was born May 26, 1972, to William ?Bill? Hink and Katherine ?Kate? Hiebert of Watertown, S.D. On June 4, 2007, he was married to Chrystal Diann (Foth) Hink, who survives.

Other survivors include children Zaelynn Foth and Nikolas Torrente; mother Kate Hiebert and step-father Calvin Hiebert; two sisters, Robyn and Tony Hawpe of Newton and Debbie and Will McCauley of Tulsa, Okla.; step-brother Jessey and Tera Hiebert of Hillsboro; and many nieces and nephews.

Jost Funeral Home, 401 S. Washington St., Hillsboro, KS 67063-1727, was in charge of arrangements.

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a licensed practical nurse, of Cloverdale, Ohio, died Sept. 17 at Memorial Hospital in McPherson.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 24, at Dupont Church of the Brethren, Dupont, Ohio. Burial will be at the Cascade Cemetery, Cloverdale, Ohio. Visitation is from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday at Heitmeyer Funeral Home, Continental, Ohio.

She was born Nov. 15, 1930, to Emery and Elsie (Martin) Prowant in Putnam County, Ohio. In 1953, she was married to Charles LaVern Kirkendall, who predeceased her.

Survivors include her companion Lowell Good of Hesston; daughters Cheryl Cobine of Lindsborg, Velda Good of Continental, Ohio, and Karen Konarik of Marion; brother Darwin Prowant of Kalida, Ohio, 12 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Memorial may be made to Gideons International in care of Zeiner Funeral Home, 205 Elm St., Marion, KS 66861-1523.


? Carl D. Morgan, 64,

former Canton businessman, died Sept. 18 in rural Ulysses.

Services will be at 3 p.m. Sept. 22 at Canton United Methodist Church, 304 W. Allen St., Canton. Burial will be in Canton Township Cemetery.

He was born March 2, 1946, to Fred E. and Valera (Graham) Morgan in Syracuse. On May 8, 1971, he was married to Helen Bahr, who predeceased him March 3, 1994. On April 29, 1995, he was married to Cathy Strobel, who survives.

Other survivors include his mother of Marion; sons Danny and Tracy Morgan of Canton and Brian and Lacey Morgan of McPherson; daughters Brenda and Mike Kruse of Wichita and Becky and Matt Ryan of Canton; step-son Keith Strobel of Canton; step-daughter Amy and Scott McCrary of Rogers, Ark.; brothers Terry Morgan of Bella Vista, Ark., and Howard Morgan of Goessel and 14 grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to the Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks and sent in care of Olson?s Mortuary, 139 N. Main St., P.O. Box 355, Canton, KS 67428, in charge of arrangements.


? Delbert D. Thiesen, 68,

a machinist and scrap metal buyer, died Sept. 14 in rural Goessel.

Services will follow at a later date.

He was born Aug. 18, 1942, to Daniel and Esther (Franz) Thiesen of rural Goessel. He was married to Marjorie Boelk, who predeceased him in 2010.

Survivors include sons Duane Thiesen of Gainesville, Texas, and Darryl Thiesen of Goessel; daughters Tammy Boon of Bismarck, N.D., and Daynna DuFriend of Andover; brothers Kenneth Thiesen of Doland, S.D., and Alvin Thiesen of rural Goessel; sisters Lucille Base of rural Tampa, Geneva Price of Newton and Evalena Androes of Walton; seven granchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to Agape Senior Center of Goessel and sent in care of Jost Funeral Home, 401 S. Washington St., Hillsboro, KS 67063-1727.

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