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Peter Goertzen
HILLSBORO -- Peter Goertzen, 94, Hillsboro, died Thursday, Nov. 9, 2000, at Hillsboro Community Medical Center.
Mr. Goertzen was born Nov. 1, 1906, at Munich, N.D. He was a farmer and lumberjack and attended Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church.
Survivors include his wife, Marie; a son, Dr. Eugene Goertzen of Seattle; three daughters, Danelda Klein of Hillsboro, Blanche Hunefeld of Oregon and Delores Loewen of Joseph, Ore.; 27 grandchildren; and 38 great-grandchildren.
The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Hillsboro Memorial Chapel, 401 S. Washington, Hillsboro 67063, the Revs. Bob Fenstermacher and Dave Plett officiating. Burial will be in Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Peter Goertzen Memorial Fund.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral chapel.

Cody Allen Huhn
McPHERSON -- Cody Allen Huhn, 11, McPherson, died Thursday, Nov. 9, 2000, at Via Christi Regional Medical Center, Wichita.
Cody was born Aug. 31, 1989, at Tulsa, Okla., and was a McPherson resident all of his life. He was a fifth-grade student at Roosevelt Elementary School in McPherson.
Survivors include his mother, Kristie Huhn-Estus of the home; his stepfather, Robert Estus of the home; a brother, Justin Huhn of the home; two sisters, Rikkie Estus and Kristin Estus, both of the home; his grandparents, Richard and Catherine Huhn of Hays; and a stepgrandmother, Betty Jean Estus of McPherson.
The funeral will be at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday at Foursquare Gospel Church, McPherson, the Rev. Chuck Baker officiating. Burial will be in McPherson Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Cody Allen Huhn Memorial Fund.
Visitation will be from 3 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Stockham Family Funeral Home, 205 N. Chestnut, McPherson 67460.
More details are available at www.stockhamfamily.com.

Homer Richard Klein
CLAY CENTER -- Homer Richard Klein, 87, Clay Center, died Friday, Nov. 10, 2000, at Medicalodge, Clay Center.
Mr. Klein was born Dec. 18, 1912, at Clay Center. He farmed in the Ebenezer Community, retiring in 1987 and moving to Clay Center. He was a World War II Army veteran, serving in the Medical Corps throughout Europe and North Africa, and received the Purple Heart and Bronze Star. He was a member of the Ebenezer United Methodist Church and the Leisure Club and was a lifetime member of the Disabled American Veterans.
His wife, Pearl, died in 1997.
Survivors include two sons, James of Clay Center and Carmen of Bellevue, Neb.; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the Ebenezer United Methodist Church, Clay Center, the Rev. Sharlan Graber officiating. Burial will be in Ebenezer Cemetery, Clay County.
Memorials may be made to the church or Meadowlark Hospice.
Visitation will be from 3 to 8 p.m. Monday at the Neill-Schwensen-Rook Funeral Home, 918 Seventh, Clay Center 67432.

Marjorie P. Locke
CONCORDIA -- Marjorie P. Locke, 97, Concordia, died Friday, Nov. 10, 2000, at Cloud County Health Center, Concordia.
Mrs. Locke was born Marjorie P. Wright on March 30, 1903, at Winnepeg, Canada. She and her husband owned and managed Locke Drug Store and The Toy Store. She was a member of First United Methodist Church, Concordia.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, E.G. Sudendorf, and in 1967 by her second husband, Orval Locke.
Survivors include two daughters, Shirley S. Joseph of Lawrence and Linda Locke of Antioch, Calif.; a sister, Eleanor Bowman of Concordia; five grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
The funeral will be at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Concordia, the Rev. Ken Parker officiating.
Memorials may be made to First United Methodist Church, Concordia.
There will be no visitation.
Chaput-Buoy Funeral Home, 325 W. Sixth, Concordia 66901, is handling arrangements.

Frances E. Salisbury
RANDOLPH -- Frances E. Salisbury, 89, Randolph, died Friday, Nov. 10, 2000, at Mercy Health Center-College Avenue in Manhattan.
Mrs. Salisbury was born Frances E. Lyon on May 6, 1911, at Duluth. She was a homemaker and a member of the Olsburg Lutheran Church.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, Wiggo Andersen, in 1977; her second husband, Frank Salisbury, in 1985; and a stepdaughter, Anna Olson, in 1996.
Survivors include two sons, Lawrence Andersen of Randolph and Frank Andersen of Ozawkie; a daughter, Dorothy Andersen of Marysville; a stepson, Glen Andersen of Waterville; a stepdaughter, Nora May Eshleman of Salina; a sister, June Robinson of Olsburg; 17 grandchildren; 39 great-grandchildren; and 10 great-great-grandchildren.
The funeral will be at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at Olsburg Lutheran Church, the Rev. Milton J. Olson officiating. Burial will be in the Olsburg Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the church.
Visitation will be today and Monday at the Holmes-Pfeifley Funeral Home, 303 S. Broadway, Riley 66531, where the family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. Monday.

Ted J. Smith
HAYS -- Ted J. Smith, 83, Hays, died Friday, Nov. 10, 2000, at Hays Medical Center.
Mr. Smith was born July 18, 1917, in Hays. He was the owner of Ted Smith Music and Appliance in Russell for many years and was the founder of the Ted Smith Dance Band. He was a World War II and Korean War Army veteran and a member of the Russell Veterans of Foreign Wars. He was also a member of St. Joseph's Church and the American Legion, both in Hays.
Survivors include his wife, Sally of the home.
The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Monday at St. Joseph's Church, Hays, the Revs. Michael Suchnicki, Don Zimmerman and Paulinus Karlin officiating. Burial will be in St. Joseph's Cemetery, Hays, with military honors by the Hays VFW.
A parish vigil will be at 7 p.m. today at Brock's North Hill Chapel, 2509 Vine, Hays 67601.
Memorials may be made to Holy Family Elementary School in Hays.
Visitation will be from 2 to 9 p.m. today and 8:30 to 9:45 a.m. Monday at the funeral chapel.

Leon G. Sorell
CLAY CENTER -- Leon G. Sorell, 79, Clay Center, died Friday, Nov. 10, 2000, at his home.
Mr. Sorell was born Sept. 10, 1921, at Cloud County. He worked for Beech Aircraft in Wichita, retiring in 1983 and moving to Clay Center. He was a World War II Army veteran and a member of the Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Veterans of Foreign Wars, American Legion in Clay Center and was a 4th Degree Knights of Columbus.
His wife, Theresa Marie, died in 1995.
Survivors include a son, Derek of Wichita; three daughters, Linda Sorell of Clay Center, Pamela Margeson of Leander, Texas, and Tina Sorell of Manhattan; a brother, Frank of St. Joseph; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
The funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Clay Center, the Rev. Merlin Kieffer officiating. Burial will be in Miltonvale Cemetery, Miltonvale.
A vigil will be at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Neill-Schwensen-Rook Funeral Home, 918 Seventh, Clay Center 67432.
Memorials may be made to the Leon Sorell Memorial Fund.
Visitation will be from 3 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

Harold W. Struve
DESHLER, Neb. -- Harold W. Struve, 81, Deshler, died Friday, Nov. 10, 2000, in Hebron.
Mrs. Struve was born Sept. 25, 1919, at Deshler. He was owner of Struve Enterprises, and was editor and publisher of Deshler Rustler Newspaper. He was a member of Peace Lutheran Church, Deshler.
Survivors include his wife, Lois of Deshler; two daughters, Carol Holmes of Lincoln and Susan Struve of Ft. Collins, Colo.; two sisters, Delores Redlick of Walnut Creek, Va., and Evelyn Boitano of Denver; six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
A private family service will be Monday, the Rev. Phillip Nielsen officiating.
Memorials may be made to the family's choice.
There will be no visitation.
Ahrendts Funeral Home, 315 First, Deshler 68340, is handling arrangements.

Weldon D. Trapp
WESTFALL -- Weldon D. Trapp, 71, Westfall, died Saturday, Nov. 11, 2000, at his home.
Mr. Trapp was born April 3, 1929, at Ellsworth and was a lifelong area resident. He was a farmer, had worked for the Kansas Department of Transportation and Lincoln Grocery and was a Moorman Feed representative. He was a member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church, southeast of Lincoln.
He was preceded in death by a son, Michael A.
Survivors include his wife, Lois of Westfall; two sons, Wayne of Sylvan Grove and Warren of Fort Worth, Texas; a daughter, Wendy Miller of Hutchinson; five grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.
The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Sylvan Grove, the Rev. Gary Wolf officiating. Burial will be in Bethlehem Lutheran Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to St. Paul's Lutheran Church or Bethlehem Lutheran Church.
Visitation will be from 2 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Rodrick & Minear Funeral Home, Second and Maryland, Sylvan Grove 67481, and from 9 a.m. until the service Wednesday at the church.

Jack Winfred Warner
CLAY CENTER -- Jack Winfred Warner, 81, Clay Center, died Thursday, Nov. 9, 2000, at Clay County Medical Center, Clay Center.
Mr. Warner was born June 23, 1919, at Clay Center, and lived in Clay Center since 1979. He was a World War II Army veteran, retiring in 1972 as a colonel. He was a member of the Rotary Club and the American Legion.
His wife, Ann, died in 1992.
Survivors include a daughter, Geri Minnich of Clay Center; a son, Jack of Kissimiee, Fla.; three grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.
The funeral will be at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at First Baptist Church, Clay Center, the Rev. Daniel Kline officiating. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Clay Center, with full military honors.
Memorials may be made to Meadowlark Hospice.
Visitation will be from 3 to 8 p.m. Monday at the Neill-Schwensen-Rook Funeral Home, 918 Seventh, Clay Center 67432.

Leslie Robert Wighs
Leslie Robert Wighs, 69, Salina, died Thursday, Nov. 9, 2000, at his home.
Mr. Wighs was born July 3, 1931, at Melrose Park, Ill., and lived in Salina for six years, moving from Alaska. He was an accountant for Turner Corporation in Los Angeles and was a Lutheran.
Survivors include his wife, Darlene A., of the home; two sons, Terry L. of Salina and Jerry R. of Homer, Alaska; two sisters, Pat Konior of Portland, Ore., and Irene Ewald of Troutdale, Ore.; and four grandchildren.
A memorial service will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Geisendorf-Rush Smith Funeral Home, 401 W. Iron, Salina 67401, the Rev. Charles Aase officiating. Inurnment will be later.
There will be no visitation. The body was cremated.

Thomas Willard Carter
McPHERSON -- Thomas Willard Carter, 84, McPherson, died Sunday, Nov. 12, 2000, at Cedars Health Care Center, McPherson.
Mr. Carter was born Nov. 8, 1916, at rural McPherson and was a lifetime area resident. He worked for Williams Brothers Pipeline and Kundson Construction and helped build the Kanopolis Dam prior to his 38 years with the National Cooperative Refinery Association. He was a towerman at the Cat Cracker and was the shift supervisor for National Refinery. He was a member of First United Methodist Church, Masonic Lodge, Oriental Chapter 58 Order of Eastern Star and the McPherson Shrine Club, all of McPherson. He was also a member of the Isis Shrine, the Greeters and Scottish Rite, all of Salina, and the York Rite of Hutchinson. He was a life member of the Elk's Lodge 502, the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2715 and the American Legion Post 24, all of McPherson. He was a Navy Seabees veteran of World War II.
Survivors include his wife, Pauline of the home; two daughters, Lynda Barber of Denver and Ronda Rodman of Minneapolis, Minn.; two sisters, Betty Lingle and Mary Chinberg, both of McPherson; four grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
The funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at First United Methodist Church, McPherson, the Rev. Michael Marion officiating. Burial will be in McPherson Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the church or McPherson Shrine Club Children's Fund.
Visitation will be from 3 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Glidden-Ediger Chapel, 222 West Euclid, McPherson 67460, where the family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday.

Bessie B. Frydendall
SMITH CENTER -- Bessie B. Frydendall, 94, Smith Center, died Sunday, Nov. 12, 2000, at the Parkview Care Center, Osborne.
Mrs. Frydendall was born Bessie B. Goheen on Nov. 7, 1906, in Jewell County. She was a homemaker, was the city treasurer and worked at the Lemon Grocery Store and Drug Store in Portis. She was a member of Portis United Methodist Women, Portis United Methodist Church and Prairie Larks Senior Citizens Club.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Milo E., in 1992; a son, LeRoy, in 1999; and two grandchildren.
Survivors include two daughters, Sue Ann Geiger of Salina and Gaylene Wiehl of Hutchinson; three sons, Charles of Ellinwood, Merrill of North Mankato, Minn., and Larry of Belleville; a sister, Alice Lattin of Smith Center; 15 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.
The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Portis United Methodist Church, the Rev. Sherry Clemons officiating. Burial will be in Downs Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Parkview Care Center or the church.
Visitation will be from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday at the church.
Domoney Funeral Home, 817 Morgan Ave., Downs 67437, is handling arrangements.

Ivan "Ike" Galene Hughes
MANKATO -- Ivan "Ike" Galene Hughes, 80, Mankato, died Friday, Nov. 10, 2000, at his home.
Mr. Hughes was born Nov. 28, 1919, in Smith County. He retired from the Kansas Department of Transportation as area foreman and was a World War II Navy veteran. He was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7830, Mankato.
He was preceded in death by a son, Timothy; and a daughter, Carla Diane Chambers.
Survivors include his wife, Eunice of Mankato; two daughters, Karen Hoit and Carol Hancock, both of Hastings, Neb.; a son, Les of Hastings; a brother, Francis Hughes of Arnold, Neb.; 10 grandchildren; and 27 great-grandchildren.
The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Melby Mortuary Chapel, 402 North High, Mankato 66956, the Rev. Leslie O. Warner officiating. Burial will be in Mount Hope Cemetery, Mankato, with military rites by the VFW Post 7830, Mankato.
Memorials may be made in honor of Ivan "Ike" Hughes in care of the family.
Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. today and 9 a.m. to service time Tuesday at the mortuary.

Caroline Kisner
HAYS -- Caroline Kisner, 85, Hays, formerly of Pfeifer, died Sunday, Nov. 12, 2000, at Hays Medical Center.
Mrs. Kisner was born Caroline Hammerschmidt on Aug. 25, 1915, at Victoria. She was a homemaker and had worked as a nurse's aide at St. John's of Victoria Nursing Home and had worked at the Holy Cross Catholic Church in Pfeifer for 19 years. She was a member of the Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church of Hays and a former member of the Holy Cross Catholic Church and Holy Cross Altar Society of Pfeifer.
Her husband, Joseph J., died in 1966.
Survivors include a son, Harold of Denver; three daughters, Carol Perrer of Bassfield, Miss., Joan Dechant of Hays and Kay Ann Kisner of Denver; 10 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Holy Cross Catholic Church, Pfeifer, the Rev. David Metz officiating. Burial will be in Holy Cross Cemetery.
A parish vigil will be at 7 p.m. today at Hays Memorial Chapel Funeral Home, 20th and Pine, Hays 67601.
Memorials may be made to Holy Cross Catholic Charities in Pfeifer or for Masses.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. today and 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

Margaret P. Magnuson
LINDSBORG -- Margaret P. Magnuson, 87, Lindsborg, died Sunday, Nov. 12, 2000, at Bethany Home, Lindsborg.
Mrs. Magnuson was born Margaret P. Gibson on June 22, 1913, at Lindsborg and was a lifetime area resident. She was a retired teacher and a member of Messiah Lutheran Church. She was also a member of the Lindsborg Chapter of PEO for more than 60 years.
Her husband, Victor C., died in 1997.
Survivors include a son, John C. of Lindsborg; and two grandchildren.
The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Messiah Lutheran Church, Lindsborg, the Revs. Dr. Victoria Brundage and Don Hawk officiating. Burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery, Lindsborg.
Memorials may be made to Victor and Margaret Magnuson Maintenance Endowment Fund at Bethany Home or the church.
Visitation will be from 2 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at Hays-Christians Funeral Home, 103 N. Washington, Lindsborg 67456, where the family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. Tuesday.

Lawrence A. McKeown
Lawrence A. McKeown, 85, Salina, died Sunday, Nov. 12, 2000, at his home.
Mr. McKeown was born Oct. 9, 1915, at Ellinwood and was a Salina resident since the early 1940s. He had been a construction superintendent, working for Busboom and Rauh for many years, and then Wilson Constructors, both of Salina, retiring in 1977. He was a World War II Army veteran and a member of the St. Mary Queen of the Universe Catholic Church and the Carpenters Local 1095, both of Salina.
Survivors include his wife, Lucille of the home; a son, Al of Napa, Calif.; two daughters, Betty McCullagh of Union City, Calif., and Sharon Martinez of Salina; two sisters, Agnes Davis of Las Vegas and Ellen Kuithe of Houston; nine grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.
The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Ryan Mortuary, 137 N. Eighth, Salina 67401, the Rev. Kerry Ninemire officiating. Burial will be in Roselawn Memorial Park, Salina.
Memorials may be made to Hospice of Salina or to the donor's choice.
Visitation will be from 10:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. today at the mortuary.

Hannah Mae Peschka
GREAT BEND -- Hannah Mae Peschka, 93, Great Bend, died Saturday, Nov. 11, 2000, at Central Kansas Medical Center, Great Bend.
Mrs. Peschka was born Hannah Mae Zamrzla on Nov. 20, 1906, at Wilson and lived in Great Bend since 1983, moving from the Susank area. She was an elementary-school teacher for 42 years, retiring in 1977. She was a member of St. Patrick Catholic Church, the Altar Society and Daughters of Isabella.
She was also a member of the Association of Retired Teachers of Barton County, American Association of University Women, AARP and Fort Hays State University Alumni Association.
Her husband, Wilbert J. "Bud", died in 1983.
Survivors include a brother, Ernest Ike Zamrzla of Oklahoma City; and three sisters, Georgianna Vopat of Plainville and Margaret Soukup and Julia Ann Zamrzla, both of Wilson.
The funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Patrick Catholic Church, Great Bend, the Rev. Warren Stecklein officiating. Burial will be in Great Bend Cemetery.
An Altar Society rosary will be said at 4 p.m. with a vigil at 6 p.m. today at Bryant-Christians Funeral Home, 1425 Patton Road, Great Bend 67530.
Memorials may be made to the church.
Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Ethel F. Phillips
LURAY -- Ethel F. Phillips, 97, Luray, died Sunday, Nov. 12, 2000, at Russell Regional Hospital.
Mrs. Phillips was born Ethel F. Bear on June 5, 1903, in Russell County and was a lifetime area resident.
She was a homemaker and a clerk at Libal's Grocery in Luray. She was a member of Luray United Methodist Church, United Methodist Women, Luray American Legion Auxiliary and Russell VFW Auxiliary.
Her husband, Arthur, died in 1968.
Survivors include a sister, May Funk of Russell.
The funeral will be at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday at Luray United Methodist Church, the Rev. Gay Robertson officiating. Burial will be in Russell City Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the church or Luray American Legion Auxiliary.
Visitation will be from noon to 8 p.m. Tuesday and 9 a.m. to noon Wednesday at Rodrick & Minear Funeral Home, 102 E. First Luray 67649.

August J. "Gus" Weigel Jr.
GORHAM -- August J. "Gus" Weigel Jr., 64, Gorham, died Sunday, Nov. 12, 2000, at Russell Regional Hospital.
Mr. Weigel was born Sept. 10, 1936, at Hays, and lived in Gorham since 1978, moving from Denver, Hutchinson and Hays. He was a truck driver, carpenter, pumper and oil field worker. He was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church, Gorham.
Survivors include two sons, August "A.J." III of Guston, Ore., and Mathew of Sacramento, Calif.; three daughters, Audrey Little of Sacramento, and Christie Weigel and Lisa Watkins, both of Eugene, Ore.; his companion, Alberta Chestnut of the home; two brothers, Albinus of Hays and Eugene of Gorham; three sisters, Virginia Herrman and Mary Zimmerman, both of Gorham, and Bernice Rupp of Hays; and 12 grandchildren.
The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Fidelis Catholic Church, Victoria, the Revs. Charles Steier and Frank X. Grinko officiating. Burial will be in St. Mary's Cemetery, Gorham.
Memorials may be made to St. Mary's Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. today, 1 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, and 8:30 to 9:45 a.m. Wednesday at Cline's Mortuary, 412 Main, Victoria 67671.

Marie Weigel
GORHAM -- Marie Weigel, 101, Gorham, died Saturday, Nov. 11, 2000, at St. John's Rest Home, Victoria.
Mrs. Weigel was born Marie Alway on Sept. 8, 1899, in Gabel, Russia, and came to America in 1912. She and her husband owned and operated the Weigel Motel in Hays until 1977 and moved to Gorham in 1982. She was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church and Daughters of Isabella, both of Gorham, and Victoria Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary.
She was preceded in death by her husband, August V., in 1972; four sons, Francis, Gilbert, August Jr., and Edward; three daughters, Olga Montgomery, Delores Ralston and Catherine Murray; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Survivors include two sons, Albinus of Hays and Eugene of Gorham; three daughters, Virginia Herrman and Mary Zimmerman, both of Gorham, and Bernice Rupp of Hays; a sister, Barbara Breit of Chicago; 62 grandchildren; 128 great-grandchildren; and 29 great-great-grandchildren.
The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Fidelis Catholic Church, Victoria, the Revs. Charles Steier and Frank X. Grinko officiating. Burial will be in St. Fidelis Cemetery.
A vigil will be at 7 p.m. followed by a Gorham Daughters of Isabella rosary at 7:30 p.m. and a VFW Auxiliary service at 8 p.m. Tuesday at Cline's Mortuary, 412 Main, Victoria 67671.
Memorials may be made to St. Mary's Catholic Church, Gorham.
Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. today, 1 to 9 p.m. Tuesday and 8:30 to 9:45 a.m. Wednesday at the mortuary.

Jean W. Woods
LEBANON -- Jean W. Woods, 79, Lebanon, died Saturday, Nov. 11, 2000, at Smith County Memorial Hospital, Smith Center.
Mr. Woods was born Aug. 24, 1921, at rural Lebanon and was a lifelong area resident.
He was a farmer and a member of First Christian Church of Lebanon.
He was a past board member of the co-op, Farm Bureau and County Soil Conservation.
He was a World War II Army veteran and a past 4-H leader in Lebanon.
Survivors include his wife, Wanda of Lebanon; a son, Gary of Lebanon; three daughters, Marie Overmiller of Smith Center, Meda Green of Mayetta and Mae Jean Shandy of Topeka; a brother, John of Smith Center; two sisters, Ardyus Burgess of Smith Center and Gladys Halley of Lincoln, Neb.; and nine grandchildren.
The funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Simmons Mortuary Chapel, 116 W. First, Smith Center 66967, the Revs. Joan McGregor and Lance McDowell officiating.
Burial will be in Sweet Home Cemetery, Lebanon.
Memorials may be made to First Responders of Lebanon.
Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday and 9 a.m. until the service Wednesday at the mortuary.


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