Eva Clarabelle McGillivary, 75

Eva Clarabelle McGillivary, 75, former dietitian at Salem Home, died July 10 at Via Christi St. Joseph in Wichita.

The service was July 14 at Ebenfeld Mennonite Brethren Church with Gaylord Goertzen officiating. She was buried during a private family burial.

She was born Dec. 23, 1932, to Claude and Eva (Boone) McMinn in Hamlet, Neb. On Dec. 23, 1948, she was married to Dean McGillivary, who survives.

She is also survived by a son, Larry and Janet McGillivary of Manhattan; daughters Katheline Schirer of Halstead, and Marline Thorpe of Wichita; brothers Claude McMinn of Cavool, Mo., Clark McMinn of Hamlet, Lawrence McMinn and John McMinn, both of Hillsboro; a sister, Virginia Densler of McPherson; and two grandchildren.

A memorial fund has been established with the Gideons. Condolences can be sent to the family via jost@jostfuneralhome.com.

More from Hillsboro Free Press
Top-selling MCC sale quilt has Hillsboro ties
by Wendy Nigent The Free Press Fifteen seems to be the lucky...
Read More