Deaths (Week of November 4, 2015)

? Reva I. Goodwin, 92, died Oct. 30 at Asbury Park Assisted Living Center, Newton.

The service is at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 4, at Burns United Methodist Church.

Burial will follow at Burns Cemetery.

She was born Oct. 29, 1923, to Paul and Hazel (Saucerman) Riggs at Walthill, Neb. On May 15, 1942, she was married to Harold Goodwin, who predeceased her.

Survivors include children Sheryl Bartlett of Wichita, Ron and wife Fern of Burns, Bonnie and husband Hank Walton of Welch, Okla., and Dawna and husband Calvin Schmidt of Moundridge; a sister Letha Shea of Concordia; 11 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; and seven great-great-grandchildren.

A memorial fund has been established for the Good Shepherd Hospice in care of Zeiner Funeral Home, 205 Elm, Marion, KS, 66861. Condolences may be left at: zeinerfuneralhomes.com.

? Keith D. Harsh, 80, a retired Cargill oiler, died Oct. 23 at his home in Pea?body, where he was a lifelong resident.

The service was Oct. 29, at Pea?body Christian Church.

He was born to Vernon and Pearle Harsh. His wife, Marilyn, predeceased him.

Memorials may be made to Peabody Christian Church and sent in care of Baker Funeral Home, 114 N. Sycamore St., Peabody, KS 66866.

? Christian Steele Petersen, 32, died Oct. 24 at Wichita.

The service was Nov. 2 at Zion Lutheran Church, 106 N. Lincoln, Hillsboro.

He was born Aug. 13, 1983, to William and Sharon (Maples) Petersen at Colorado Springs, Colo.

Survivors include father William Petersen of Wichita; brothers Sam Dial of Mulvane and Zechariah Petersen of Hillsboro and sister Brandy Dial of Wichita.

Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association or Kansas Humane Society and sent in care of Jost Funeral Home, P.O. Box 266, Hillsboro, KS 67063.

Online condolences may be sent to the family via: jostfuneralhome.com.

? Lois Eileen (Nitzsche) Selzer, 85, died Oct.26 at Schowalter Villa at Hesston.

A memorial service will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 7, at Schowalter Villa, Hesston.

The burial service will follow at the Spring Valley Mennonite Church Cemetery, rural Canton.

She was born March 17, 1930, to Albert and Katie (Roth) Nitzsche in rural Amenia, N.D. Her husband, Merle, predeceased her.

Survivors include children Robert and wife Shari of Anchorage, Alaska, Kenneth and wife Deb of Leawood, Karen and husband Rick Hankins of Hesston, Becky and Chuck Mislo of Marietta, Ga., Doug and wife Chris of Newton, Don and wife Mary of Cullowhee, N.C., and Jim (Ervin) and Cheryl of Chesterfield Township, Mich.; siblings Opal Ripley and Willard Nitzsche of Hesston and Mae Mumaw of Medina, Ohio; 12 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to Schowalter Villa Samaritan Fund and sent in care of Miller-Ott Funeral Home, Hesston, Kansas.

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