HAAS, Amelia

b. 2 0 Apr 1922 - Bayard, Nebraska

d. 18 Sep 2008

From Scottsbluff Star Herald , Scottsbluff, NE - 23 Sep 2008

LINCOLN - Amalia "Molly" Kimmel, age 86, of Lincoln, died Thursday, Sept. 18, 2008. Born in Bayard, Apr. 20, 1922 to Adam and Amalia (Schmall) Haas. Family members include; son James and daughter-in-law Anne Kimmel of Franklin, Tenn., daughters-in-law and spouses; Cindy and David Sautter and Micki and Jim Weinman, grandchildren; Jay Seiler, Mike, Scott, Mark and Brian Kimmel, Kelley Falkner, Elizabeth Lang, Krystal Kimmel, Katy Ament, Jenni Foster, 10 great grandchildren, sister Rosie Wacker, brother John Haas, and nieces, nephews, cousins. Preceding her in death are parents, husband Henry A. (KIMMEL), sons David Gene and Frederick John, daughter Deborah Patrice Seiler, special friend Paul Basler, 6 brothers, and a sister.



HAAS, Charles Wade

b. 10 Jan 1960 - Tulsa, Oklahoma

d. 22 Sep 2006

From Musgrove Merritt Smith Funeral Home

Charles Wade Haas - Service: 11A.M. Tuesday, Sept. 26,2006 - Burial: Ward’s Grove Cemetery, Foil, Ok. Wade, age 46, passed away Sept. 22, 2006. Wade was born Jan. 10, 1960, in Tulsa to Charles & Jean (Rucker) Haas. taking care of his grandmother Haas.  He is survived by his son, Samuel David; parents, Charles and Jean Haas; brothers, Bob & wife, Mary, and Jeffrey Haas all of Claremore. Other survivors include his aunts and uncles: Thelda and Howard Boen, Judy and Allen Ragsdale, Jan Cobler and Patsy Rucker; nieces: Michele, Rachel, Sarah, Hannah, and Isabel; 14 cousins, two very special friends: John Lacy and Joe Bland; and special person, Lanette.  He was preceded in death by one nephew, Reed Mendenhall; his grandparents: John and Iva Rucker, and Henry and Jacqueline “Jackie” Haas. 


HAAS, Elmer W.

b. 12 Nov 1931 - Venturia, North Dakota

d. 21 Feb 2007 - Milwaukee, Oregon

From Heritage Review, September 2008

Elmer W. Haas was born on 12 Nov 1932 in rural Venturia, ND to Kathryn Schauer and August Haas. Married Helen Rae JEFFERS in Montana. Elmer died in Milwaukee, OR on 21 February 2007. Buried at the Williamette National Cemetery in Portland, OR. Source: Larry and Eleanor Haas.


HAAS, Helen

b. 17 Jan 1914 - Louise, Texas

d. 2 Nov 2008 - Alliance, Nebraska

From The Star-Herald, Scottsbluff, NE - 11/5/2008

ALLIANCE - Helen Libsack, 94, died Sunday, Nov. 2, 2008. Funeral services Friday, Nov. 7, at 2 p.m., at the St. John's Lutheran Church, in Alliance. Burial in the Alliance Cemetery. Born Jan. 17, 1914, in Louise, Texas, to Adam and Amalia (Hass) Haas. Her family journeyed from Texas to Bayard, Neb. in a covered wagon about 1915. Married Alexander LIBSACK at Torrington, Wyo. Survivors include her children, Kenneth and wife Marlene Libsack of Yakima, Wash., Frances Overton and Judy and husband Dan Laursen of Alliance; daughter-in-law, Sherry Libsack of Alliance; 12 grand-children; 14 great-grand-children; a great-great grandchild; her close friend, Jake Benzel of Alliance; as well as numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Alex; son, Sandy; sister, Pauline Snodgrass; and her brothers, Edward, Gus, Alexander and Albert Haas.


HAAS, Lydia Mae (Weigand)

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HAAS, Mary (Nusz)

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HAAS, Naomi W. (Laubham)

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HAAS, Naomi W. (Procknau)

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HAAS, Rose M.

b. 17 Sep 1917 - Antonino, Kansas

d. 2 Aug 2008 - Hays, Kansas

From Hays Daily News - Sunday, August 3, 2008

Rose M. Hammerschmidt, 90, Hays, died Saturday, Aug. 2, 2008, at Hays. Born Sept. 17, 1917, in Antonino to Michael J. and Catherine (Ruder) Haas. Married Lawrence HAMMERSCHMIDT. He preceded her in death Feb. 24, 2000. Survivors include two sons. Harold Hammerschmidt and wife, Marilyn, Littleton, Colo., and James Hammerschmidt and wife, Clara, Baton Rouge, La.; five daughters. Rose Mary Staab and husband, Kenneth, Grand Island, Neb., Pauline Deges, Hays, Jeanette Grist and husband, Tom, Andover, Karen Davis and husband, Wayne, Nacogdoches, Texas, and Darlene Poe and husband, Alan, Houston; two sisters, Philomena Pfannenstiel, Hays, and Therese Kuhn, Colorado Springs, Colo.; 13 grandchildren and 25 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Marlene Hammerschmidt; three granddaughters, Susan Deges, Stephanie Hammerschmidt Gussman and Sara Davis; two brothers, Jacob and Henry Haas; and four sisters, Sister Rose Ann Haas, Amelia Glassman, Agrabina Zimmerman and Clare Haas. Poe; 2 sisters; 13 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren.


HAAS, Thadene Anna (Lehmann)

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HAAS, Theresa

b. 11 Dec 1915 - Antonino

d. 6 Aug 2008 - Colorado Springs, Colorado

From Hays Daily News - Sunday, August 10, 2008

Theresa Kuhn, 92, died Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2008, in Colorado Springs, Colo. - Born in Antonino to Michael and Catherine Haas Married Fred KUHN. He preceded her in death. Survivors include 16 children; a sister, Philomena Pfannenstiel; 58 grandchildren; 100 great-grandchildren; and 10 great-great-grandchildren.


HAAS, W. C. "Wayne"

b. 17 Jan 1933 - Navarre Community

d. 28 Sep 2008 - Abilene, Kansas

From Salina Journal - Monday, September 29, 2008

ABILENE -- W.C. "Wayne" Haas, 75, died Sunday, Sept. 28, 2008. Born Jan. 17, 1933, in the Navarre Community, the son of Carl C. and Edna N. Gantenbein Haas. Married to Elinor WILEY.

Wednesday, Oct 01, 2008 - Funeral services for W.C. Wayne Haas at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 4, 2008, at the First United Methodist Church in Abilene. Inurnment will be in the Mt. Hope Cemetery south of Enterprise.



b. 28 Jan 1923 - Fairview

d. 31 Aug 2008 - Glendive, Montana

From Billings Gazette , Billings, MT - 3 Sep 2008

GLENDIVE - Fred "F C" Haase, 85, died on Aug. 31, 2008. Fred was born on Jan. 28, 1923, the son of William Henry and Mary Elizabeth (Korf) Haase on the family homestead . Married Loraine HOLLOM. Fred was preceded in death by his wife Loraine on May 17, 2005; four sisters, Olive Mercer, Adriene Andrews, Pearl VanZeben and Evelyn Hollom. Survivors include his sons, Gary Haase, his wife Lynn and their children, Nicholas Haase and Jaclyn Haase of Sherwood, Ore.; Ron Haase, his wife Tammy and their children, Katie Haase and Julia Haase of Sidney; John Haase, his wife Peggy of Glendive and their children, Brad Haase and Nathania Orcutt and their daughter Audrey Marie and Mike Haase, all of Bozeman; his daughter, Susan Atwell and her children Dawn Kingstad, her husband Clint and their son David Fredrick Kingstad of Glendive, Justin Atwell and Derek Fredrick Atwell of Glendive; two sisters, Madeline McVay of Sidney and Mary Dobias and her husband Bob of Billings; two brothers, William Leonard Haase and his wife Darel Ann, of Soap Lake, Wash., and Elvan Haase and his wife Ping of Moses Lake, Wash.; a brother-in-law, Harold Mercer of Sidney; one sister-in-law, Elsa Banyai, of Fairview.


HADSELL, Maxine (Gies)

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HAFFNER, Anna Mary

b. 22 Feb 1927 - Sheridan County, Kansas

d. 13 Oct 2008

From Salina Journal - Thursday, October 16, 2008

WaKEENEY -- Anna Mary Rohleder, 81, died Monday, Oct. 13, 2008. Born Feb. 22, 1927, in rural Sheridan County to Clemens and Clara (Zerr) Haffner. Preceded in death: husband, Dominic (ROHLEDER); and a sister, Johanna Maurath. Survivors: son, Doug, Littleton, Colo.; three daughters, Marjorie Rocha, San Antonio, Darlene Jayne, Colorado Springs, Colo., and Lori Disney, Hays; two brothers, Nick and George Haffner, both of Park; a sister, Rosie Sauer, Wichita; eight grand-children; and a great-grandchild.


HAFFNER, Anna Mary

b. 22 Feb 1927 - Sheridan County, Kansas

d. 13 October 2008 - Hays, Kansas

From Hays Daily News - Thursday, October 16, 2008

Anna Mary Rohleder, 81, Hays, died Monday, Oct. 13, 2008, at Hays. Born Feb. 22, 1927, in rural Sheridan County to Clement and Clara (Zerr) Haffner. Married Dominic ROHLEDER. He preceded her in death Feb. 11, 2007. Survivors include a son, Doug Rohleder, Littleton, Colo.; three daughters, Marjorie Rocha, San Antonio, Darlene Jayne, Colorado Springs, Colo., and Lori Disney, Hays; two brothers, Nick Haffner and George Haffner, both of Park; a sister, Rosie Sauer, Wichita; eight grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.



b. 17 Jan 1856 - Russia

d. 8 May 1930 - Okeene, Blaine, Oklahoma

From Funeral Home

Geo Haffner - Born in Russia on Jan 17,1856 - Death :Okeene,Blaine , Ok. May 8, 1930 Buried: Omega Adventist Cemetery. Son of: Geo Hafner and unknown mother (Note: Both parents born in Russia)


HAFFNER, Johanna

b. 3 Aug 1925 - Sheridan County, Kansas

d. 2 Sep 2008 - Dodge City, Kansas

From Hays Daily News - Friday, September 5, 2008

Johanna Maurath, 83, Dodge City, formerly of Larned, died Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2008. Born Aug. 3, 1925, in Sheridan County to Clem and Clara Zerr Haffner. Married Stephen G. MAURATH. He preceded her in death July 25, 2003. Survivors include a son, Ron Maurath, Wichita; a daughter, Lou Meyers, Dodge City; two brothers, George Haffner and Nick Haffner, both of Park; two sisters, Rose Sauer, Wichita, and Anna Mary Rohleder, Hays; two grandchildren; and three great- grandchildren. Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Cathedral of Our Lady of Guadalupe, Dodge City;



b. 29 Apr 1901 - Omega, Oklahoma

d. 6 Oct 1990 - Okeene, Oklahoma

From Information Received

JANTZEN, LIZZIE (HAFFNER) 1901-1990 - OKEENE - The funeral for Lizzie Jantzen, 89, who died (Oct 1990) Saturday at Okeene, Oklahoma. Born April 29, 1901 near Omega, Oklahoma to Frederick and Marie (Nusz) Haffner. She cam to Okeene as a small child and attended a country school east of Okeene. Married David J. JANTZEN on July 18, 1920 at Okeene, Blaine County Oklahoma. She was a homemaker. She also was a member of the St. John's United Church of Christ. She was preceded in death by her husband, one sister, and two grandsons. Surviving are one daughter, Mary Helen Osmus of Hitchcock, Oklahoma ; one sister, Hannah Stricker of Okeene, Oklahoma; Four grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

From SSDI Records - LIZZIE JANTZEN 29 Apr 1901 06 Oct 1990 73763 (Okeene, Blaine, OK) (none specified) 440-64-8810 Oklahoma


HAHN, Albert P.

b. 21 Sep 1925

d. 5 Sep 2008

From Wichita Eagle - Monday, September 8, 2008

VIOLA - Hahn, Albert P., 82, died Friday, Sept. 5, 2008. Preceded in death by parents John and Theresa (Ewertz) Hahn, Sr.; brother Jiggs Hahn, sister Mary Lou Tinsley. Survivors include his children: Joyce (David) Johanning of McPherson; Steve Hahn of Hanford, California; Sue (Leland) Freund of Indiahoma, OK; Albert J. "Skip" (Diane) Hahn of Peck; Kenny (Glenda) of Cody, WY; their mother Alice HAHN of Viola; brother Frank, sister Irene Dold both of Garden Plain, Kansas; friend Marilyn Fisher of Conway Springs; 11 grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren.

From SSDI Records - ALBERT P HAHN 21 Sep 1925 05 Sep 2008 (V) 67149 (Viola, Sedgwick, KS)


HAID, Andrew

b. 2 May 1921 - Temvik

d. 10 May 2008 - Hazelton, North Dakota
From The Bismarck Tribune on 5/8/2008
HAZELTON (North Dakota) - The funeral for Andrew "Andy" Haid, 87, Hazelton, 2 p.m. Saturday, May 10, (2008) at St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church. Born May 2, 1921, 10 miles southeast of Temvik, to Jacob Haid Sr. and Emelia (Miller) Haid. Married Annetha GIMBEL. Survived by Annetha, his wife of 64 and one half years; four sons and three daughters-in-law, Clayton and Beverly Haid, Bismarck, Allen and Donna Haid, Hemet, Calif., and Donald Haid and Loren and Tammy Haid, all of Bismarck; one daughter, Darlene Allen and her fiance, David Ternes, Flasher; five granddaughters; one grandson; 11 great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter; one sister, Frieda Sever, Fallbrook, Calif.; and one sister-in-law, Delyght Haid, Linton. He was preceded in death by his parents; a grandson, Allen West; three brothers, Henry, Jake and John; four sisters, Emelia "Mimi," Carrie, Maggie and Pauline; and a son-in-law, Mike Allen. Note: The Haid family was from Grossliebenthal.


HALL, Evelyn M. (Cashler)

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HALL, Lucile Helena Karst (Keil)

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HALLING, Lawrence LeRoy

b. 27 Mar 1927

d. 30 Jul 2008 - Jetmore, Kansas

From Hutchinson (Kan) News - Friday, August 1, 2008

HANSTON - Lawrence LeRoy Halling, 81, died July 30, 2008, at Jetmore. Born March 27, 1927. Married JoAnn Marie UNRUH. She survives. Other survivors include: a son, Dale G., Great Bend; a daughter, Wanda K. Wagnon, Great Bend; a brother, Robert, Jetmore; nine grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren. Funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at the United Methodist Church, Hanston.


HAMEL, Elizabeth M.

b. 11 Nov 1924 - Zurich, Kansas

d. 21 May 2008

From Hutchinson (Kan) News - Thursday, May 22, 2008

VICTORIA - Elizabeth M. "Betty" Schmidtberger, 83, died May 21, 2008. Born Nov. 11, 1924, to Tobie and Emma (Plante) Hamel, in Zurich. Married Raphael "Ralph" SCHMIDTBERGER. He died Aug. 7, 1973. Survivors: sons, Raphael, Stephen, John, Tobias, Mark, Gregory; daughters, Anna Graber, Margaret Tappan, Therese Suelter, Agnes Sander, Mary Naillieux; daughter in law, Paula Donley; her mother, Emma Hamel; sister, Norma Bieker, brother in law, Alvin R. Schmidtberger; 37 grandchildren; and 19 great grandchildren.




b. 17 Apr 1947

d. 26 July 2008 - Hays, KS

From Salina Journal - Tuesday, July 29, 2008

HAYS -- Elvis D. Hammerschmidt, 61, Hays, died Saturday, July 26, 2008. Preceded in death by: father, Daniel; and brother-in-law, Eldon VonFeldt. Survivors: wife, Linda Kay, of the home; daughters, Gwen Marie, WaKeeney, and Lisa Ann and fiancé Ken Raudis, Hays; mother, Edna, Hays; brother, Elden and wife Margie, Hays; sister, LeaMae VonFeldt, Hays; six nieces; and four nephews.



b. 17 April 1947

d. 26 Jul 2008 - Hays, Kansas

From Hays Daily News - Tuesday, July 29, 2008

Elvis D. Hammerschmidt, age 61, of Hays died Saturday, July 26, 2008, Hays, Kansas. Elvis was born April 17, 1947, at Hays to Daniel and Edna (Meis) Hammerschmidt. Married Linda Kay GERSTENKORN at Athol, Kansas. Survivors include his wife, of the home; daughters, Gwen Marie Hammerschmidt of WaKeeney, Kansas, and Lisa Ann Hammerschmidt and fiance', Ken Raudis of Hays, Kansas; his mother, Edna Hammerschmidt of Hays; a brother, Elden Hammerschmidt and wife, Margie of Hays; a sister, LeaMae VonFeldt of Hays; six nieces, four nephews, and many great nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father, Daniel Hammerschmidt and a brother in law, Eldon VonFeldt.



b. 13 Jan 1919 - Ogallah, Kansas

d. 31 Aug 2008 - Lucas, Kansas

From Hays Daily News - Wednesday, September 3, 2008

Helen Mildred Mohl, 89, Russell, died Sunday, August 31, 2008 at Lucas. Born Jan. 13, 1919, in Ogallah to Michael and Anna (Sander) Hammerschmidt. Married William "Fred" MOHL. He preceded her in death on March 14, 1992. Survivors include a son, William "Fred" Jr., Lawrence; three daughters, Patricia Reed, Hutchinson, Sandra Hoopes and Cynthia Clenney, both of Russell; a brother, Elias Hammerschmidt, Kingman; and a sister, Viola Robben, Walker. She was preceded in death by an infant grandson and a step-grandson



b. 13 Jan 1919 - Ogallah, Kansas

d. 31 Aug 2008 - Lucas, Kansas

From Lucas-Sylvan News - Thursday, September 4, 2008

Helen Mildred Mohl, 89 of Russell died Sunday, August 31, 2008, at the Golden Living Center in Lucas, Kansas, the daughter of Michael and Anna (Sander) Hammerschmidt. Married to William "Fred" MOHL. This union was blessed with four children. Surviving family include four children: Patricia Reed of Hutchinson, William "Fred" Jr. and wife Mildred of Lawrence, Sandra Hoopes and husband Jack and Cynthia Clenney and husband Rusty all of Russell; brother, Elias Hammerschmidt of Kingman; sister, Viola Robben of Walker; and 7 grandchildren, 2 step grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and 2 step great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Fred on March 14, 1992; four sisters, Sister Armella, Mary Weigel, Irene Pfannenstiel and Salvina Pfaff; four brothers, Norbert, Fred, Alvin and Richard; infant grandson, Clint Roland Clenney; step grandson, Mark Reed; and son-in-law ExCel Reed.



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HANKINS, Sandra L.

b. 14 Feb 1937 - Gering, Nebraska

d. 29 Jul 2008 - Douglas

From Casper Star Tribune, Casper, WY - 3 Aug 2008

TORRINGTON - Sandra L. Rieb, 71, died on July 29, 2008, in Douglas. Born on Feb. 14, 1937, at home in Gering, Neb., the daughter of George and Amelia (Leonhart) Hankins. Married Marvin RIEB. She is survived by her husband Marvin of Torrington; daughters, Andrea Johnson and her husband of Douglas, and Shellee Wells and her husband of Wheatland; four grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; brothers, Jerry Hankins and Danny Hankins both of Torrington, and Berry Hankins of Wheatland; sister, Jennifer Marlatt of Burns; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; sister, Kathy; and brothers, Liz, George, and Bob



b. 12 Feb 1929

d. 4 May 2008 - Wichita, Kansas

From Hillsboro Star Journal - May 14, 2008

Phyllis Funk, 79, Newton, died May 4, 2008, at Wichita. Born Feb. 12, 1929, she was the daughter of John Eastgate Lanes, Newton. Survivors include her husband, Robert (FUNK) of Newton; three sons, Jon Funk of Manhattan, Lyle Funk of Dayton, Ohio, and Mike Funk of Houston, Texas; five grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.


HARDER, Bertha (Fast)

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HARDER, Vera Alice (Suderman)

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HARDIN, Leona H.

b. 9 Sep 1912 - Rutherfordton, N.C.

d. 3 Dec 2008 - Newton, Kansas

From Newton Kansan - Sunday, December 7, 2008

NEWTON — Leona H. Weber, 96, died Wednesday (Dec. 3, 2008) in Newton. Born Sept. 9, 1912, in Rutherfordton, N.C., to Jason Richard and Candace (Womack) Hardin. They preceded her in death. Married Wallace M. WEBER in 1945. He preceded her in death in February 1987. Survivors include a son, Dr. David and Linda Weber of Wichita; granddaughter, Heidi J. (Weber) Bowen of Wichita; and great-grandson, Jack Bowen of Wichita. She also was preceded in death by two brothers, Charles E. Hardin and Hugh Hardin.


HARDIN, Martha Margaret - b. 6 Feb 1917 - Girard, Kansas - d. 19 Jul 2008 - Laramie, Wyoming

From Wyoming Tribune-Eagle, Cheyenne, WY - 23 Jul 2008 - Submitted by Henry L. Schmick

Martha Margaret Moeller, 91, of Laramie died July 19 (2008) at the Laramie Care Center.
She was born Feb. 6, 1917, in Girard, Kan., and was a resident of Cheyenne for many years.
Mrs. Moeller is survived by a son, Edward "Mike" Moeller of Laramie, and three grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Edward F. MOELLER and her parents, Ray and Erma Hardin.
Cremation has taken place at Cheyenne Memorial Gardens under the direction of Wiederspahn-Radomsky Chapel of the Chimes.


HARDING, Esther E. (Glantz)

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b. 4 Jun 1961 - Billings Montana

d. 12 Sep 2008 - Billings, Montana

From Billings Gazette , Billings, MT - 14 Sep 2008

Doug Hardt, 47 of Billings, passed away on Sept. 12, 2008. Doug was born on June 4, 1961, in Billings, to Dick and Betty Hardt. He is survived by his parents, Dick and Betty Hardt of Billings; sisters, Lorrie Brown of Helena, and Shelly (Chris) Mangen of Billings; brother Brad (Tammy) Hardt of Billings; nieces and nephews, Mandy and Wendy Brown, Adrienne Mayer, Melea (Joe) Sexton, Celes (Tyson) Castro, and Joele Mangen and Riley, Lee, and Kady Hardt; great-nieces and nephews, Dominique Mayer, Evani and Tyson Castro; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins. He was preceded in death by his grandparents Pete and Lydia Hardt and Arne and Evelyn Nielsen. Cremation has taken place.



b. 27 Dec 1912 - Fairbury, Nebraska

d. 12 Nov 2008 - Goessel, Kansas

From Newton Kansan - Wednesday, November 19, 2008

GOESSEL — Alma Harms Enns, almost 96 years old, died on Nov. 12, 2008, in Goessel. Alma was born on Dec. 27, 1912, in Fairbury, Neb., to John L. and Elizabeth Rempel Harms. Married Edward ENNS. He preceded her in death on Jan. 11, 1977. She was the last to survive of her 12 brothers and sisters. Alma and Ed had two children, Marilyn Joyce Schrag and Marjorie Jane Hamm; eight grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by grandson, Stanley Hamm, and son-in-law, Loren Hamm. . There will be a burial service and meal at 11 a.m. Monday at the EMB Church in Meade, where Ed is buried.



b. 27 Dec 1912

d. 12 Nov 2008 - Goessel, Kansas

From Hutchinson (Kan) News - Wednesday, November 19, 2008

NEWTON - Alma Harms Enns, almost 96 years old, died Nov. 12, 2008, at Bethesda Home, Goessel. Born Dec. 27, 1912. Married Edward ENNS. He died Jan. 11, 1977. Survivors include: children, Marilyn Joyce Schrag, Marjorie Jane Hamm; eight grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren. Memorial service Nov. 23, 2008 at East Side United Methodist, (part of the Thanksgiving Sunday morning service); EMB Church, Meade.


HARMS, Beverly

b. 1 Nov 1932

d. 14 Jul 2008

From Hutchinson (Kan) News - Thursday, July 17, 2008

NORTH NEWTON - Beverly Unruh, 75, died July 14, 2008. Born Nov. 1, 1932, to Cornelius N. Riesen and Edna Harms. Married Marvin John UNRUH. He survives of the home. Other survivors include: son, Brian Unruh; daughter Karen and Lynn Loucks; sister, Mildred and Don Franz; and grandchildren, Michelle and Aaron Dyck.

Funeral will be at 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Faith Mennonite Church, Newton. Visitation will be from 1 to 9 p.m. Friday at Petersen Funeral Home, Newton, with family greeting friends from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Graveside service will be at 1:30 p.m. Saturday in Greenwood Cemetery, Newton. Memorials to: Victory in the Valley, Kidron Bethel Village or Faith Mennonite Piano Fund, in care of the funeral home.

NORTH NEWTON - Unruh, Beverly, 75, died July 14, 2008. Service 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Faith Mennonite Church. Survivors: husband, Marvin; daughter, Karen Loucks; son, Brian; sister, Mildred Franz; 2 grandchildren. Petersen Funeral Home. Published in the Wichita Eagle on 7/17/2008


HARMS, Leo M. - b. abt 1916 - d. 13 Oct 2008

Form Wichita Eagle - Wednesday, October 15, 2008 - Submitted by Rachel E. Smith

EL DORADO - Harms, Leo M., 92, retired Mobil Refinery plant manager, died Oct. 13, 2008. Visitation with family 6 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Carlson Funeral Home; service 1:30 p.m. Friday, First United Methodist Church. Survivors: daughter, Billie Jo (Larry) Rash of Wichita; sons, Larry (Vicki) of Casper, Wyo., Jerry of Wichita, Jack (Ann) of Tulsa, Dan (Kathi) of Republic, Mo.; brother, Lawrence of El Dorado; 8 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren. Published in the Wichita Eagle on 10/15/2008


HARMS, Patricia J. - b. 25 Jul 1941 - d. 4 Aug 2008 - Newton, Kansas

From Hutchinson (Kan) News - Wednesday, August 6, 2008 - Submitted by Rachel E. Smith

NORTH NEWTON - Patricia J. Becker, 67, died Aug. 4, 2008, at Newton Medical Center. She was born On Aug. 12, 1960, she married Larry BECKER. He survives. Other survivors include: sons, Bryan and Bruce; daughter, Brenda Moyer; her mother, Esther Harms; brothers, Ken Harms and Marv Harms; and four grandchildren, Alyssa Becker, Kyle Becker, Wade Becker, and Aspen Becker.


HARDT, Lydia (Bangert)

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HARRISON, V. Imogene (VanArsdale)

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KARST, Gary G.

b. 2 Sep 1936 - Galatia, Barton Co., Kansas

d. 29 Jul 2007 - Topeka, Kansas

From USU LEUT - Spring 2008

Gary G. Karst, 70, of Topeka, died Sunday, July 29, 2007 at Stormont-Vail Regional Health Center. Gary was born Sept. 2, 1936, on a small farm located near Galatia in Barton County, and was the youngest child of Emil and Clara (Nuss) Karst. Married to Loretta Marie STAUB. He was preceded in death by his parents, a sister Vierna, who died in infancy, and a brother Albert E. Karst of Hays. Gary is survived by his wife, Loretta, of Topeka, and three children: Kevin Karst; Sheri Curran; and Stacey Utech. He is also survived by four grandchildren: Travis and Kaitlin Curran and Madison and Makena Utech. Additionally , he is survived the three sisters: Dorothy Rube, Hoisington, Lafern Niedens, Great Bend,; and Joyce Lust, Hoisington


HARTSHORN, Frances Marion (Hines)

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HATCHER, Edith L. Pettit Schmidt (Evans)

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b. 11 Feb 1934 - Dickinson, North Dakota

d. 4 May 2008 - Bellevue, Washington

From Yakima WA Herald-Tribune , May 14, 2008
Ralph passed away on May 4, 2008 at Bellevue, Washington. Born February 11, 1934 in Dickinson, N. Dakota to Ann and Ralph Hatzenbeler. Married Penny Button. The couple had one child, Timothy Hatzenbeler of Stanwood, Washington. He is survived by his sister Bert Meagher of Colorado Springs, his son Timothy and grandsons Zachary and Aaron.



b. 3 Nov 1918 - Dickinson, North Dakota

d. 21 Jul 2008

From Gazette - Billings, MT - 22 Jul 2008

Rose Koffler, 89, of Billings, passed away Monday, July 21, 2008, at Eagle Cliff Manor Nursing Home. Born Nov. 3, 1918, in Dickinson, N.D., to Anna Freidt Whitacre and Martin Hecker. Married John Koffler. Rose is preceded in death by her husband, John, of 57 years; twin sons, John and Joe; and one grandson, James Van Noten. Survivors include four daughters, Loretta Van Noten, Lorraine (Leroy) Petty, Jean Schermeister and Dianne Fichtler; two sons, David Koffler and Bob (Laurie) Koffler; 15 grandchildren, 28 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.


HEFFEL, Amelia (Nusz)

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b. 3 Mar 1885 - Dobrinka, Russia

d. 25 October 1962 - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

From The Daily Oklahoman, Oklahoma City - October 16, 1962 and

The Okeene Record, Thursday, November 1, 1962

NUSZ, Anna

b. 3 Mar 1885 - Dobrinka, Russia

d. 25 Oct 1962 - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Burial in the Peaceful Cemetery, Okeene. Survivors include two daughters, Mrs. Mollie Weber, Enid, and Mrs. Emma Costner, 26, one son, David, of Denver , and one sister, Mrs. Alex Graf, Vancouver , British Columbia, Canada . Music by Margaret Silks, pianist; Betty Osmus, Linda Silks, Geneva Scheffs and Cheryl Weber. Note: Anna's Heffel family came from Dobrinka, Russia.


HEIDE, Powell H.

b. 15 Jun 1917 - Coldwater, Kansas

d. 18 Jul 2008

From Wichita Eagle - Sunday, July 20, 2008

AUGUSTA - Heide, Powell H., 91, passed away Friday, July 18th, 2008. Powell was born in Coldwater, Ks. on June 15, 1917; the son of the late Harry Benjamin and Myrtle (Powell) Heide. Married Mary HART and she survives. He is also survived by daughters, Terry Bauman of Overland Park; and Mariann Affolter and husband Randy of Clifton; sons, Monte Heide of Augusta; and Craig Heide of Chanute; sisters, Nadine Schmidt of Arlington, TX; and Christine Edmunds of Salt Lake City, UT; brother, Carroll Heide of Augusta; grandchildren, Jennifer Fontaine, Heather Williams, Kara Nobert, and Christopher Affolter; 2 adopted grandchildren, Alan Heide and Jay Heide; and 12 great grandchildren.


HEIER, Marlene Ann

b. 29 Jul 1937 - Gove County, Kansas

d. 10 Aug 2008 - Quinter, Kansas

From Hays Daily News - Wednesday, August 13, 2008

Marlene Ann Heier, 71, Park, died Sunday, Aug. 10, 2008, at Quinter. Born July 29, 1937, in rural Gove County to Anthony 'Tony' and Marcella E. (Schmidtberger) Heier. Survivors include her mother, Park; two brothers, Ron Heier, Sacramento, and Bob Heier, Park; and a sister, Eileen Yeager, West Chester, Ohio. Services 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Park.


HEIL, Pauline (Wiedeman)

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HEIN, Lloyd E.

b. 23 Sep 1919 - Durham, Kansas

d. 2 Nov 2008 - RiverBend, Springfield, Oregon

From Hillsboro Star Journal - November 12, 2008

Lloyd E. Hein, 89, of Eugene, Ore., died Nov. 2, 2008 at Sacred Heart Medical Center at River Bend, Springfield, Ore. Born Sept. 23, 1919 in Durham, he was the son of Daniel E. and Hannah Schlotthauer Hein. Married Delphia Ruth FRICK. They were married for 65 years. He was preceded in death by a brother, Fred Hein. Survivors include his wife of the home; a son, Michael Hein of Anchorage, Alaska; a daughter, Pam Henderson of Junction City; a sister, Marietta Miller of Spanaway, Wash.; three grandsons; and six great-grandchildren



b. abt 1922

d. 14 Aug 2008 - Hillsboro, Kansas

From Hutchinson (Kan) News - Saturday, August 16, 2008

HILLSOBORO - Linda M. Ewert, 86, died Aug. 14, 2008. Married Jacob D. EWERT. He died in 2000. Survivors include: sons, Tom, Paul, Lyle; daughters, Norma Tippin, Sharon Jost, Marlene Ewert, Carol Owens; brothers, Marvin Heinrichs, Lester Heinrichs, James Heinrichs, Johnny Heinrichs; sisters, Adelia Tschiegg, Ruby Arduser, Lillian Harms; 13 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Jost Funeral Home

HEINZ, Evelyn (Kimpler)

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HEINZ, James B.

b. abt 1955

d. 9 Sep 2008

From Wichita Eagle - Thursday, September 11, 2008

Heinz, James B. "Jim," 53, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2008. Preceded in death by his daughter, Sausha. Survivors: parents, Herb and Meta of Wichita; brothers, Mark (Kris) of Valley Center, Steve (Margie) of Wichita; sister, Lori Heinz of Wichita; nieces and nephews, Kim (Brent) Slover, Jordyn Heinz, Stephanie Ballaeu, Bryan Heinz, Michael Balleau; great-nephew, Mason Slover; former wife, Mona COOK.


HEINZ, Lucy Anna

b. 12 Aug 1911 - Ellinwood, Kansas

d. 2 May 2008 - Ellinwood, Kansas

From Hutchinson (Kan) News - Saturday, May 3, 2008

ELLINWOOD - Lucy Anna Heinz, 96, died May 2, 2008, at Ellinwood District Hospital. Born Aug. 12, 1911, in rural Ellinwood, the daughter of Jacob and Josephine Bieberle Heinz. Survivors include: her cousins. She was preceded in death by two brothers, Leo and Jacob Heinz, and a sister, Anna. Service 10 a.m. Monday, Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Claflin.


HEINZ, Margaret M.

b. 5 Dec 1907 - Ellinwood, Kansas

d. 26 Apr 2008 - Great Bend, Kansas

From Great Bend (Kan) Tribune - April 29, 2008
ELLINWOOD — Margaret M. Feist, 100, died April 26 (2008) in Great Bend. Born Dec. 5, 1907, in Ellinwood, she was the daughter of Peter Heinz and Mary Robl. Married Henry L. FEIST. He died May 29, 1979. Survivors include four sons, Aaron and Myrna Feist of Sharon Springs, J. Alan and JoAnn Feist of Downs, Donald and Rita Feist of Ellinwood and Kenneth and Bonnie Feist of Chetopa; a daughter, Marlene Feist and companion Carol Dwyer of Great Bend; 15 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a son, James, five brothers, Frank, Jake, John, Pete and Ed, and three sisters, Mamie Hammeke, Katheryn Jenisch and Loretta Heinz.



b. 1 Jul 1922 - Lucas, Kansas

d. 12 Nov 2008 - Russell, Kansas

From Salina Journal - Friday, November 14, 2008 and Lucas Sylvan News - November 20, 2008

LURAY -- Amy E. (Heinze) Blundon, 86, died Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2008. Born July 1, 1922, in rural Lucas. She was preceded in death by her husband, Clifford (BLUNDON) Sr. . Survivors include her sons, Clifford Jr., of Bremerton, Wash., Tom (Peggy), of Luray, and Glen (Marcia), of Russell; daughter, Leatha (Jean) Bates, of Ellsworth; sister, Erma Lordeman, of Gaithersburg, Md.; five grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; six step-grandchildren; and 14 step-great-grandchildren. Note: Amy is the daughter of Alex and Anna Branda Heinze. She was preceded in death by her parents, a husband, Clifford Stanley in 1941, a husband, Clifford Blundon, Sr, in 1978, a baby that died in infancy, a brother, Charles Heinze and two sisters, Edna Larsen and Lilly Prester.



b. 1 Jul 1922 - Lucas, Kansas

d. 12 Nov 2008 - Russell, Kansas

From Hays Daily News - Saturday, November 15, 2008

Amy E. Blundon, 86, Luray, died Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2008. Born July 1, 1922, near Lucas. Survivors include three sons, Clifford Blundon Jr., Bremerton, Wash., Tom Blundon, Luray, and Glenn Blundon, Russell; a daughter, Leatha Bates, Ellsworth; a sister, Erma Lordeman, Gaithersburg, Md.; five grandchildren; six step-grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; 14 step-great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Clifford BLUNDON, SR., on Dec. 27, 1978.


HEINZE, Ann M. (Perito)

See Ann M. Perito


HEINZE, Eva L. Sachleben (Worster)

See Eva L. Worster


HEINZE, Richard Leo

b. 2 Sep 1921 - Dorrance, Kansas

d. 8 Sep 2008 - Hays, Kansas

From Salina Journal - Wednesday, September 10, 2008
LINCOLN -- Richard Leo Heinze, 87, died Monday, Sept. 8, 2008. Born Sept. 2, 1921, in Dorrance, KS, the son of Andrew and Marie Heinze. Survivors include his wife, Betty, of the home; sons, Robert D. and John Richard, both of Lincoln; a daughter, Pamela S. Schneider of Salina; sisters, Doris Janne of Wichita and Karen Hampton of Linden, TX; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a son, his parents, and two brothers. .

Note: Son of Andrew David, Jr., and Marie Heinze Heinze. Married Betty Jan Nelson on May 19, 1946.



Parents from Karlsuhe, South Russia

b. 21 Nov 1924 - Mandan, North Dakota

d. 4 Sep 2008 -Bismarck, North Dakota - From Bismarck Tribune on 9/6/2008

Mary Helbling Bullinger, 83, Mandan, North Dakota, died Sept. 4, 2008, at Bismarck, North Dakota. Mary was born Nov. 21, 1924, south of Mandan, the daughter of Alfred and Rose (Shaner) Helbling, immigrants from Karlsruhe, South Russia. Married John J. BULLINGER. Mary is survived by her two daughters and sons-in-law, Joan and Ray Brew, Dickinson, North Dakota and Laura and Jim Madsen, Deephaven, Minnesota; five grandchildren, and three great grandchildren; four sister and three brothers-in-law, Maggie Kautzman, Bismarck, Bertha Flink, Mandan, Monica (Nick) Zueger, Mandan, Hildegard (Mel) Palen, Lola, Mont, and John Wetsch, Bismarck; three brothers and sisters -in-law, Stanley (Maxie) Helbling, Mandan, Tom (Janice) Helbling, St. Cloud, Minn., Alfred Helbling, El Cajon, Calif., and Emily Helbling, Mandan,: and a special friend and relative, Clara Bullinger, Mandan. She was preceded in death by her parents; four brothers, John and Pete Helbling and Joe and Emil Knoll; and her sister, Jennie Wetsch. Note: This information submitted by cousin Elaine Helbling Hundley


HELMER, Bertha E. (Ludner)

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HELZER Viola M. (Wambolt)

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b. 9 Jul 1930 - Homestead, Oklahoma

d. 16 Feb 1999 - Okeene, Oklahoma

From Okeene Record - Thursday, February 18, 1999

HENDRICKS, CARL 1930-1999 - OKEENE - Memorial service for Carl Hendricks, 68, 2 p.m. Saturday at Okeene First United Methodist Church. Born July 9, 1930, at Homestead to Bill and Faye Hendricks and died Tuesday, February 16, 1999. Surviving are his wife, Willadean of the home; two sons: William "Bill" Hendricks of Evanston, Wyoming, and Clayton Hendricks of Tulsa, Oklahoma; one sister: V'ona Ratzlaff of Fairview, Oklahoma; and five grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents and one sister, (Note: Son William"Bill" wife Terry is the Great Great Granddaughter of Georg Peter Nusz and Mary Katherine Wolf who were both born in Dobrinka, Russia)



b. 12 Jan 1924 - Newton, Kansas

d. 10 Dec 2008 - Potwin, Kansas

From Wichita Eagle - Saturday - December 13, 2008

POTWIN - Hendricks, Jim, 84, passed away Dec. 10, 2008, in Potwin. Born Jan. 12, 1924, in Newton, Kan., to Henry and Rebecca Hendricks. Married Helen HENDERSON. He is survived by wife, Helen of the home; sons, Sheldon (Cheryl) of Potwin, Ted (Linda) of Scranton; daughters, Barbara Hendricks, Lisa Emmons, Helen Hendricks all of Potwin; brother, Denny (Arlene) of El Dorado; sisters, Betty Smith of Browning, Mo., Frances Oblander of Topeka; 11 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; 2 great-great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by daughter, Rebecca Foulk and sister, Bonnie Wolf. A graveside memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 13, 2008 at McGill Cemetery, Potwin.



b. 4 Mar 1922 - Spokane, Washington

d. 14 Jun 2208

From Wichita Eagle - June 17, 2008

Hendricks, Russell D., was born March 4, 1922 in Spokane, Wash. He died June 14, 2008 at the age 86 years and 3 months. Married Hermena Hendricks. Russell is survived by his wife, Hermena, married 65 years; two daughters, Becky (Bob) Mainzer of Wichita, Donna (Ron) Wasinger of Aurora, Colo.; also four grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Russell also has one brother in Anchorage, Alaska, Roy Hendricks and a sister, Vivian Hunt of Missoula, Mont.


HERBEL, Norman Leo

b. 7 Dec 1936 - Lucas, Kansas

d. 10 Aug 2008 - Woodward, Oklahoma

From Lucas-Sylvan News - Thursday, August 14, 2008

Norman Leo Herbel, son of Carl and Elsie (Kaufman) Herbel, was born December 7, 1936, at Lucas, Kansas. He passed away August 10, 2008 at Woodward, Oklahoma. He was 71 years of age. Married Carolyn Ann HEINZE on June 6, 1956 at Lucas, Kansas. They had two children: Carmen and Kent. Norman and Carolyn became dog enthusiasts, especially with the Lhasa Apso breed and German Shepherd dogs. He is survived by his wife, Carolyn Herbel of the home; one daughter: Carmen Spears and husband Max of Putnam; one son: Kent Herbel and wife Lori of Putnam; two granddaughters: Lacey Herbel-Syzemore and husband Mark of Putnam and Kelli Herbel and her fiance Waylon Bausch both of Hoyt, Kansas; one great grandson: Warren Syzemore; dear friends: Nancy and Jim Plunkett of Greencastle, Pensylvania; his mother-in-law: Anna Marie Heinze of Putnam; one sister: Barbara Reeves of Russell, Kansas and one brother: Clayton Herbel and wife, Kathi of Lucas, Kansas. He is also survived by many other relatives and friends


HERBEL, Virginia (Fritzler)

See Virginia Fritzler


HERMAN, Jeremy Allen

b. 13 Oct 1976 - Scottsbluff, Nebraska

d. 5 Nov 2008 - Gering, Nebraska

From The Star-Herald, Scottsbluff, NE - 11/10/2008

Jeremy Allen Herman, 32 of Gering, died Nov. 5, 2008 from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Married Jennifer SCHWINDT . He is survived by his wife Jennifer, his children Whitney, Alyssa and Janaye all of Gering, his parents George A. and Judy Herman of Gering, sisters Holly Abel and her children Chelsey, Courtney, Amber, Andrew and Hope of Mitchell, Jody (Greg) Ferguson and their children Schyler, Austin and Cody of Gering. Also, brother in law Parrish Abel of Gering. Grandmother Helena Herman of Scottsbluff. Mother and Father in law Cathy and Jim Schwindt of Gering, and brothers in law Adam (Carolyn) Schwindt of Kearney, and Jeffry (Michele) Schwindt and their children Ashton, Bradon, and Landon of Omaha. His grandparents, Manford and Verna Prickett and his Grandfather George Herman, preceded him in death.


HERMAN, Marie Helen

b. abt 1904 - Russia

d. 19 Oct 1977 - Okeene, Oklahoma

From Okeene Record - October 19, 1977

NUSZ, MARIE HELEN (HERMAN) 1903-1977 - Marie Helen Nusz, 73, died in the Okeene hospital October 19th, 1977. Mrs. Nusz was born in Russia and came to this country with her parents when a young child. Married Ruben NUSZ. Survivors include a daughter, Mrs. Betty Jo Simmons of San Jose, California; one sister, Mrs. Eva Podroza of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and two grandchildren. Note: Nusz ancestral village is Dobrinka, Russia.


HERMAN, Martina (Engel)

See Martina Engel


HERMANN, Ruth (Slade)

See Ruth Slade


HERONEME, Lela (Shubert)

See Lela Shubert


HERRMAN, Clarice Louise

b. 11 Oct 1951

d. 23 Jun 2008 - Garden City, Kansas

From Hutchinson (Kan) News - Wednesday, June 25, 2008

GARDEN CITY - Clarice Louise Stinemetz, 56, died June 23, 2008, at Garden City. Born Oct. 11, 1951, to Rudolph George and Erma Mae Olson Herrman. Married Danny STINEMETZ. He survives. Other survivors include: sons, Brad, and Brian; daughter, Deanna Deibert; her mother; brothers, Ron, and Richard "Skeeter" Herrman; and six grandchildren. Service 10 a.m. Thursday, St. Mary Catholic Church.


HERRMAN, Alfreda

b. 20 Oct 1925 - Liebenthal, Kansas

d. 2 Nov 2008 - Hays, Kansas

From Hays Daily News - Tuesday, November 4, 2008

Alfreda "Freda" Burgardt, 83, Hays, died Sunday, Nov. 2, 2008, at Hays. Born Oct. 20, 1925, in Liebenthal to Martin M. and Elizabeth (Basgall) Herrman. Married Norman F. BURGARDT. Survivors include her husband, of the home; three sons, Glen Burgardt and wife, Lois, Omaha, Neb., Gorden Burgardt and wife, Pam, Hays, and Duane Burgardt and wife, Ledgie, Great Bend; a daughter, Gay Werth and husband, Arlen, Great Bend; two sisters, Dorothy Werth and Josephine Zimmerman, both of Hays; 10 grandchildren; nine step-grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and 11 step-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, Eugene Herrman; and four sisters, Paulina Herrman, Albertine Schimidt Schreiner, Cleo Breit and Mary Schmidt.


HERRMAN, Sister Louise

b. abt 1930

d. 29 Nov 2008 - Wichita, Kansas

From Hutchinson (Kan) News - Sunday , November 30, 2008

WICHITA - Sister Louise Herrman, ASC, died Nov. 29, 2008. She was a registered nurse for Community Directed Services Inc. Survivors include: brothers, Marvin and Florance, Alexander and Twilla, all of La Crosse, and Albert and Mary Lou, Great Bend; sisters, Emma Moeder and Elenora Moeder, both of La Crosse, Bertha Sauber, Ellinwood, and Edith and Richard Bollig, Great Bend; Sisters of the ASC Community; and numerous cousins, nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, Nicholas and Veronica Legleiter Herrman; brothers, Alvin, Kenneth, Raymond, Elmer and Chris; and a sister, Agnes. Hutchinson (Kans) News - November 26, 2008

Sandra J. Milburn/The Hutchinson News) A helicopter airlifts a patient from the scene of a semitrailer and car accident at K-61 and Partridge Road on Wednesday morning. A Wichita woman was flown to a Wichita hospital Wednesday morning after slamming into a semitrailer. Louise Herrman Sr., 77, was heading north on Partridge Road at about 9:40 a.m. when she failed to stop at a stop sign, according to the Kansas Highway Patrol. Her 1997 Chevrolet Lumina ran into the semi, driven by Terry Chambers, 54, which was going northeast on K-61. Chambers and his passenger Debbie Burns, 54, of Topeka were not injured.


HERRMAN, Sister Louise

b. abt 1930

d. 29 Nov 2008 - Wichita, Kansas

From Hays Daily News - Monday, December 1, 2008

Herrman, Sister Louise, ASC, Registered Nurse, Community Directed Services, Inc., died November 29, 2008. Funeral Mass 10:30am, Tuesday, at the Adorers of the Blood of Christ, Wichita Center, 1165 Southwest Blvd., Wichita, KS. Preceded in death by parents, Nicholas and Veronica (Legleiter) Herrman; brothers, Alvin, Kenneth, Raymond, Elmer and Chris; sister, Agnes. Survivors: brothers and sisters-in-law, Marvin (Florance) Herrman, Alexander (Twilla) Herrman all of LaCrosse, KS; Albert (Mary Lou) Herrman of Great Bend, KS; sisters and brother-in-law, Emma Moeder, Elenora Moeder both of LaCrosse, KS; Bertha Sauber of Ellinwood, KS, Edith (Richard) Bollig of Great Bend, KS; numerous cousins, nieces and nephews; Sisters of the ASC Community.


HERRMAN, Orval "Frank"

b. abt 1943

d. 15 Jun 2008 - Moore, Oklahoma

From Hays Daily News - June 17, 2008

Orval "Frank" Herrman, 65, Moore, Okla., died Sunday, June 15, 2008. Survivors include a son, Stan, Moore; five brothers, Roy Herrman and Les Herrman, both of Hays, Cyril Herrman and J.R. Herrman, both of Salina, and Leon Herrman, Colorado Springs, Colo.; and four sisters, Edna Rohr, Derby, Carol Danielson-Murphy and Linda Mayberry, both of Great Bend, and Doris Winslow, Hays. He was preceded in death by his parents, Reinhold and Josephine, and two brothers, Elmer and Donald.


HERRMAN, Richard G.

b. 4 Aug 1947

d. 20 Aug 2008

From Hutchinson (Kan) News - Saturday, August 23, 2008

LA CROSSE - Richard G. "Skeeter" Herrman, 61, died Aug. 20, 2008. Born Aug. 4, 1947, to Rudolph George and Erma Mae (Olson) Herrman. Married Rosalie M. PEREZ. She survives of the home. Other survivors include: son, Rocky G., Mulvane; daughter, Kristina R. Levy-Mayer, Los Angeles; mother, Erma Herrman, Garden City; brother, Ronnie Herrman, Garden City; and six grand-children.


HERRMAN, Richard G.

b. 4 Aug 1947 - Colorado Springs, Colorado

d. 20 Aug 2008 - Garden City, Kansas

From Garden City Telegram - August 22, 2008

Richard G. "Skeeter" Herrman, 61, of La Crosse, died Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2008, in Garden City. Born Aug. 4, 1947, in Colorado Springs, Colo., to Rudolph George and Erma Mae Olson Herrman. . Married Rosalie M. PEREZ in Lakin. She survives. Other survivors include a daughter, Kristina R. Levy-Mayer of Los Angeles; a son, Rocky G. Herrman of Mulvane; his mother, of Garden City; a brother, Ronnie Herrman of Garden City; and six grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his father and a sister, Louise Stinemetz.


HERSHFELDT, Pamela S. Thomas (Martin)

See Pamela S. Martin


HERT, Bonnie Louise

b. 22 Feb 1844 - Yakima, Washington

d. 4 Jun 2008 - Clifton, New Jersey

From Billings Gazette, Billings, MT - 6 Aug 2008

CLIFTON, N.J. - Bonnie Louise Hert passed away June 4, 2008, at the home of her daughter, Sherie, in Clifton. Born to George J. and Edith (Dumler) Hert in Yakima, Wash., Feb. 22, 1944. Bonnie is survived by her children, Sherie Londono, Kim Burrows and Mel Fansler Jr.; seven grandchildren; four brothers, Bob Hert, Frank (Darlene) Hert, Gary (Sandra) Hert, Dale (Darlene) Hert and stepbrother, Wayne "Cliff" Devous.


HERT, Joyce Sharon

b. 5 Jan 1935 - Hardin, Montana

d. 11 Nov 2008 - Powell, Wyoming

From Billings Gazette, Billings, MT - 13 Nov 2008

POWELL, Wyo. - Joyce Sharon Greenwald, of Powell, passed away on Nov. 11, 2008.
Born on Jan. 5, 1935, to Sam and Leah (Steinmetz) Hert in Hardin, Mont. Married Robert C. GREENWALD. They were life partners for 56 years. Joyce was preceded in death by her parents; her brother, Jim Hert; and her sister, Dorothy Althoff. Joyce is survived by her husband, Robert of Powell; a brother, Tom (Jo) Hert of Snoqualmie, Wash.; a sister-in-law, Gloria Hert of Billings; a son, Gary (Jeanne) Greenwald of Powell; daughters Gail (Bill) Fisher of Hardin, Janet (Keven) Bentz of Billings and Leah (Bill) Gullion of Powell. Her seven grandchildren and their spouses are Trevor Greenwald (Pinedale), Kari and Brodie Cooney (Missoula), Trisha and Jamison Ziegler (Pinedale), Trent and Kristin Greenwald (Powell), Michelle Wirth (Seattle), Austin Bentz (Billings) and Nick Bentz (Billings). Her seven great-grandchildren are Kade Ziegler, Maria Bentz, Lauryn Greenwald, Konner Ziegler, Aiden Greenwald, Kieran Cooney and Kaylen Greenwald.



b. abt 1843 - Hoisington, Kansas

d. 30 July - Olathe, Kansas

From Great Bend (Kan) News - Wednesday, August 6, 2008

OLATHE — Doug Herthel, 65, of Olathe, passed away on July 30 at the Olathe Medical Center. Born in Hoisington, the son of Velma Beetz and Franklin Herthel. Married Carol STEINERT in 1963 and had two children, Terri Lynn and Todd Allen.. Married Gail Hoeppner Herthel in 1991. Preceded in death by his father and mother. He is survived by his wife Gail Herthel; two children, daughter, Terri L. Richter, Cypress, Texas, and son Todd A. Herthel of Shawnee; three grandchildren, Ashley, Brett, and Lyssa Richter of Cypress, Texas; one sister, Karen Nicholson, Great Bend.


HERTZLER, Hazel Harriet (Schwab)

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HESSLER, Darlene

b. 21 Aug 1930 - Scottsbluff, Nebraska

d. 29 Sep 2008 - Scottsbluff, Nebraska

From Scottsbluff Star Herald, Scottsbluff, NE - 2 Oct 2008

Darlene Johannes, 78, of Gering, died Monday, Sept. 29, 2008, in Scottsbluff. Darlene was born Aug. 21, 1930 at Scottsbluff to Pete asnd Eva (Margheim) Hessler. Married Jake JOHANNES. She is survived by her daughters Pam (Art) Renteria, Patty (Rocky) Dolberg, and Roxy (Mike) Reynolds all of Gering; sisters Dorothy Kaufman of Galt, Calif., Eleanor Austin of Suther-land, Neb. and Loretta Kenyon, of Escondido, Calif.; sister-in-law Elsie Hessler of Lodi, Calif.; 10 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and a great -great grandson. Darlene was preceded in death by her husband Jake, son Jerry Johannes, parents, and two brothers Leroy and Reuben Hessler.



b. 11 Mar 1915 - Laurel, Montana

d. 30 Oct 2008 - Laurel, Montana

From Billings Gazette, Billings, MT - 31 Oct 2008

LAUREL - Lydia Reiter, 93, of Laurel, passed on Oct. 30, 2008. Born in Laurel, March 11, 1915, a daughter of David and Sophie Hettinger. Married Herman REITER. She was preceded in death by her husband Herman in 1975; as well as sisters, Sophie Henry, Mary Frank, Elizabeth McArthur; and a brother, Jacob Hettinger. She was much loved by her nieces and nephews and their children.


HICKEL, Eleanor Marie (Zorn)

See Eleanor Marie


HIEBERT, Birddella May (Southworth)

See Birddella May Southworth


HIEBERT, Edwin James

b. 4 Jul 1930 - Orienta, Oklahoma

d. 5 November 2008 - Enid, Oklahoma

From Tulsa News - November 7, 2008

Enid, Ok — Edwin James (Jim) Hiebert, age 78, was born July 4, 1930, to Jake and Amanda Mitchell Hiebert at Orienta, OK, and died Wednesday, November 5, 2008, in Enid. Married Lois JANTZ , and they were privileged to live and work together for 57 years. In 1959, he began Hiebert Brothers Construction with his brothers, Everett, Vernon and Marvin Hiebert. James is survived by his wife, Lois; daughter, Judy Gay of Lindsay, OK; son, Jim Lee Hiebert and wife, Margaret of Winter Haven, FL, and daughter, Joy Richert and husband, James of Ringwood, OK., nine grandchildren, Morgan, Chase and Madison Gay, Joshua Hiebert and wife, Katie, Jordan and Amy Hiebert, and Ross, Brad and Kelsy Richert. He has two great-grandchildren, James and Heidi Hiebert. Also surviving are brothers, Everett Hiebert and wife, Betty of Orienta, OK, Vernon Hiebert and wife, Kathryn of Meno, OK, Don Hiebert and wife, Virginia of Edmond, OK and Marvin Hiebert and wife, Reba of Ringwood, OK; along with many loving nieces, nephews and friends. James was preceded in death by his parents, Jake and Amanda Hiebert, and sister, Beatrice White.



b. 8 Mar 1914 - Corn, Oklahoma

d. 6 July 2008 - Hillsboro, Kansas

From Hutchinson (Kan) News - Wednesday, July 9, 2008

HILLSBORO - Elsie H. Hiebert, 94, died July 6, 2008, in Hillsboro. Born March 8, 1914, in Corn. Married Herman HIEBERT. He preceded her in death. Survivors include: son, Harold; daughters, Elizabeth Kauffman and Esther Ewert; sisters, Goldie Sawatzsky and Edna Karber; seven grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. Graveside service 10 a.m. Friday in Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church Cemetery, Hillsboro. Jost Funeral Home


HIEBERT, Julia (Eberhart)

See Julia Eberhart


HIEBERT, Lesley J. (Green)

See Lesley J. Green


HIEBERT, Rachel Alice Dusbabeck (Nusz)

See Rachel Alice Nusz



HILL, Florence May

b. 15 May 1913 - Aurora, Nebraska

d. 17 Oct 2008 - Bridgeport

From The Star-Herald, Scottsbluff, NE - 10/21/2008

BRIDGEPORT - May Karnes, 95, of Bridgeport, died Friday, Oct. 17, 2008, at Heritage of Bridgeport. Florence May was born May 15, 1913, at Aurora, Neb., to George and Grace (Guard) Hill. Married Howard WALLESEN in 1931, and later married Steve KARNES in 1953. Survivors include her sons, George (Sue) Wallesen of Kimball, Wally (Mary) Wallesen of Angora, and William (Sheryl) Wallesen of Dalton; brother, Jack Hill of Bayard; nine grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; and two great-great grandchildren. Preceding her in death are her parents; her husband, Steve Karnes; infant son, Johnny; daughter, Paula Gordon; five brothers; four sisters; two grandchildren; and a great-grandson.


HILL, Norma M. (Laubach)

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b. 24 Feb 1916 - Berwyn, Nebraska

d. 12 Aug 2008 - Gering, Nebraska

From Scottsbluff Star Herald , Scottsbluff, NE - 15 Aug 2008

Helen (Hilton) Bohl, 92, of Gering, passed away Tuesday, August 12, 2008. Mrs. Bohl was born Feb. 24, 1916, on a farm near Berwyn, Neb., to George and Anna (Roy) Hilton. Helen married Edward F. BOHL. Their only child, Georgia Ann was born Nov. 28, 1945. Survivors include her husband, Edward Bohl; sister, Frances Lutey of Gering; daughter, Georgia and son-in-law, Darryl Hughey of Valrico, Fla.; grandchildren, Scott Gearhart and Mark Gearhart; great-grandchildren, Cody and Caitlyn Gearhart all of Florida, plus many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; grandparents; brother, Finley Hilton; and sisters Florence Kaelin and Blanch Tobey.


HINES, Frances Marion

b. 3 Oct 1925

d. 11 My 2008 - Aransas Pass, Texas

From Hutchinson (Kan) News - Thursday, May 25, 2008

ARANSAS PASS, Texas - Frances Marion (Hines) Hartshorn, 82, died May 11, 2008. Born Oct. 3, 1925, to Charles John Hines and Mary Minerva Judd Hines. Married Donald Lloyd "Ike" HARTSHORN. Survivors: daughters, Treva Jean Edwardson, China Lynn Minor, Kathy Jo Clark, Tana Marie Hoskins, Dona Sue Murrell, Julie Ann Caraker; sister, Thelma Brown; niece, Rosalie (Rhodes) Stonchcomb; 15 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren.


HINKLE, Amber Dawn

b. 10 Jul 1974 - Riverton, Wyoming

d. 2 Jun 2008 - Douglas

From Casper Star Tribune, Casper, WY Wednesday, June 4, 2008

RIVERTON -- Amber Dawn Hinkle, 33, died on June 2, 2008, in Douglas. Born on July 10, 1974, in Riverton, the daughter of Leroy and Bonnie (Paddock) Hinkle. Married Ken STEWART in Riverton and they had two children. Survivors include sons, Kole Stewart and Kirk Stewart both of Riverton; brother, Mike Hinkle of Rapid City, S.D.; parents, Leroy and Bonnie Hinkle of Riverton. She was preceded in death by her grandparents.


HINTZ, Joseph M.

b. 15 Apr 1912 - Salina, Kansas

d. 24 Aug 2008 - Lindsborg, Kansas

From Salina Journal - Tuesday, August 26 2008

Joseph M. "Joe" Hintz, 96, Salina, died Sunday, Aug. 24, 2008, at Lindsborg. Mr. Hintz was born April 15, 1912, in Salina to Julius and Mary (Schneider) Hintz. He was preceded in death by his wife, Rose, in 2001: a son, John, in 1996: a brother, William; and two sisters, Mary Komarek and Gertrude Hintz. He is survived by two sons, Thomas of Manhattan and David of Olathe; two daughters, Margaret Mary Patrick of Lindsborg and Agnes Kepka of Ellsworth; a daughter-in-law, Kathleen Hintz of Leawood; 15 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren.


HINTZ, Joseph M.

b. 15 Apr 1912 - Salina, Kansas

d. 24 Aug 2008 - Lindsborg, Kansas

From Ellsworth County Independent/Reporter - Thursday, August 28, 2008

SALINA - Joseph M. "Joe" Hintz, 96, died Sunday, Aug. 24, 2008, at Bethany Home, Lindsborg. Mr. Heinz was born April 15, 1912, at Salina, to Julius and Mary Schneider Hintz. He was preceded in death his wife, Rose, in 2001; a son, John in 1996; brother William; and two sisters, Mary Komarek and Gertrude Hintz. Survivors include two sons, Thomas of Manhattan and David of Olathe; two granddaughters, Margaret May Patrick of Lindsborg and Agnes Kepka of Ellsworth; a daughter-in-law, Kathleen Hintz of Leawood; 15 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Sacred Heart Cathedral, Salina. Burial will be in Mount Calvary Cemetery, Salina


HOAG, Hazel Bell

b. 8 Jul 1909 - Ottawa, Kansas

d. 27 Apr 2008 - Broken Arrow, Oklahoma

From Ultimate Tributes

Hazel Bell Peterson - 1909 - 2008 Funeral Services for Hazel Bell Peterson 2:00 PM, Wednesday, April 30, 2009 at First Christian Church in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma. . Hazel Bell Peterson was born July 8, 1909 to L. W. “Laff” and Connie R. (Stout) Hoag in Ottawa, Kansas. Hazel died Sunday, April 27, 2008 at her home in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma. She was 98 years of age. Married Charles E. Peterson. This year would have been their 78th wedding anniversary. He preceded her in death on February 20, 2008. She is survived by, Daughters, Norma Jane and husband J.D. Wilson, Mounds, OK Charlene and husband Bill Summerlin, Broken Arrow, OK; Granddaughter, Marsha and husband James Nimmo, Mounds, OK ; Grandsons, Charles and wife Patti Wilson, Broken Arrow, OK, Brian San Souci, Garland, TX;6 Great Grandchildren, 13 Great Great Grandchildren She was preceded in death by sisters, Opal, Roxy, Pearl, Ruby, Mae.


HOBRATSCHK, Dorothy Steinle (Moeck)

See Dorothy Moeck


HOFF, Eva (Adams)

See Eva Adams


HOFF, Hortense May (Reichenberg)

See Hortense May Reichenberg



Diddle, Russia

b. 9 Jul 1884 - Diddle, Russia

d. 25 Oct 1978 - Okeene, Oklahoma

From Okeene Record - Thursday, October 25, 1978

FUNERAL NOTICE - HOFFMAN, ANDREW 1884-1978 Funeral services for Andrew Hoffman, 94, Saturday, October 28, 1978 at 2:00 p.m. at St. John's United Church of Christ, Okeene. Hoffman died as a result of injuries received in a traffic accident Wednesday, Oct. 25, 1978, near Okeene. Andrew Hoffman was born in Diddle, Russia, July 9, 1884 and came to the United States at the age of seven. Survivors include his wife, Katie; three sons, Harvey Hoffman of Okeene; Clarence Hoffman of Choctaw, Oklahoma; and Harry Hoffman of Ringwood, Oklahoma; four daughters, Mrs. Alfred (Esther) Nusz, Canton, Mrs. Agnes Morgan, San Francisco, California, Mrs. Dave (Elsie) Klouse, Freeland, Mich. and Mrs. Ernest (Gladys) Hill, Wichita Falls, Texas; one sister, Mrs. Hannah Laubach, Saginaw, Mich., 18 grandchildren and 34 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by an infant daughters, five sisters and eleven brothers.


HOFFMAN, Gerald Wesley

b. 5 Apr 1938 - Rushville, Nebraska -

d. 3 Oct 2008 - Gering, Nebraska

From Scottsbluff Star Herald , Scottsbluff, NE - 8 Oct 2008

Gerald "Jerry" Wesley Hoffman, 70, of Gering, passed away Friday, Oct. 3, 2008 Jerry was born in Rushville, on April 5, 1938, to Duard and Leona (Bornemann) Hoffman. Married Rachel Ann GRASS. Survivors include his wife, Rachel; his children, Stephanie Hoffman of Sunland, Calif., Todd Hoffman of Gering, Terry Hoffman of Ogallala and Tim Hoffman of Melbeta; 12 grandchildren and one great-great grandchild. Preceding him in death are his parents and his infant daughter, Sarah.


HOFFMAN, Katie (Bierig)

See Katie Bierig


HOFFMAN, Lillietha

b. 23 Sep 1928 - Okeene, Blaine, Oklahoma

d. 26 Apr 1929 - Okeene, Blaine, Oklahoma

From Funeral Home

Lillietha Hoffman - Born Sept 23,1928 Okeene,Blaine, Ok - Death: April 26, 1929 Okeene, Blaine,Ok - Burial: Peaceful Cemetery, Hitchcock, Blaine, Ok Parents: John Hoffman and Hannah Nusz.

Note:Nusz family ancestral village is Dobrinka.


HOFFMAN, Luella Marion

b. 29 Sep 1918 - Watford City, North Dakota

d. 8 Nov 2008 - Billings, Montana

From Billings Gazette, Billings, MT - 11 Nov 2008

Luella Marion Fox, 90, of Billings, passed away Nov. 8, 2008, at the Billings Clinic. Luella was born Sept. 29, 1918, in Watford City, N.D., the daughter of Louis and Luella C. (LaPlant) Hoffmann. Survivors include her husband, Samuel L. FOX; her son, Gerald (Janice) Six of Billings; son Dennis M. Six of Medford, Ore.; daughter Shirley (Frank) Raio of New Jersey; three stepchildren, Larry Wood, Lori Wood and Sandy Briggs; four grandchildren, Barry Six, Jill (Scott) Lynch, Frankie Raio and Shelly Raio; several great-grandchildren; brothers and sisters, Leonard Hoffmann, Donald Hoffmann, Buelah Morgan, Luella was preceded in death by brothers Victor, Raymond, LeRoy Hoffman, and sister Viola Grange.

HOFFMAN, Marilyn

b. 16 Mar 1942 - Lovell, Wyoming

d. 14 Aug 2008 - Lovell, Wyoming

From Billings Gazette , Billings, MT - 17 Aug 2008

LOVELL, Wyo. - Marilyn Tippetts passed away on Thursday, Aug. 14, 2008. Marilyn was born in Lovell to Leo S. and Emma M. (Kaiser) Hoffman on March 16, 1942. Married Wilford James TIPPETTS, Their lives were enriched with the birth of four sons: Bradford James, Blade Jason, Jason Cole and Josh W.
She is survived by her husband Wilford James, of 47 years; her children, grandchildren and great-grandchild, Bradford James Tippetts (Colleen) and children Julie and Zackary James and great-grandson Kannon Willford; Jason C. Tippetts (Vivia); and Josh W. Tippetts (Aryn) and children Chase Daniel and Hunter Josh. Her other survivors include an older sister, Donna M. (Hoffman) Wagers and an older brother, Vernon F. Hoffman, as well as extended family and dear friends. She is preceded in death by her parents, a baby sister and Blade Jason, an infant son.


HOFFMAN, Mary Katherine Nusz (Wolfe)

See Mary Katherine Wolfe



b. 23 Jul 1909 - Russia

d. 2 May 2008 - Loveland, Colorado

From Loveland, Colorado

Mollie Goedert, 98, of Loveland passed away May 2, 2008. Mollie was born July 23, 1909 in Russia to Conrad Hoffner and Eva Katherine Wolfe Hoffner. She married Henry BRUNGARD. She later married Raymond E. GOEDERT . Survived by her son, Richard Brungard and wife Jan of Westminster, CO; daughters, Norma Achziger and husband Howard of Ft. Collins, Judy Breeden of Loveland; 9 grandchildren, 4 step grandchildren, and numerous great grandchildren. Mollie was preceded in death by her husbands; daughter, Florence Kalahar; 1 sister and 7 brothers


HOFFMAN, Donald Miller

b. 8 Sep 1920 - Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta, Canada

d. 15 Oct 2008 - Ardmore, Oklahoma

From Enid News - 10-17-2008

Enid, OK — The funeral for Donald Miller Hoffman, 88, of Ardmore, 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 18, 2008, at First United Methodist Church, Crescent. He was born Sept. 8, 1920, in Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta, Canada, to Rev. Jason and Emma Reppert Hoffman and died Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2008. Married Clarice CASSIDY. Surviving are one son, Alan Hoffman of Ardmore; one daughter, Joyce Sanford of Edmond; three brothers, Roland of Oklahoma City, Earl of Grants Pass, Ore., and Richard of Cottage Grove, Ore.; five grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Clarice, and two sisters.


HOFFMAN, Dora Lee McKeone (Kelley)

See Dora Lee Kelley



b. 11 Jun 1851 - Russia

d. 4 May 1935 - Okeene, Blaine, Oklahoma

From Funeral Records

Fred Hoffman - Born: June 11, 1851 in Russia. - Died: May 4, 1935 at Okeene, Blaine , Ok. - Buried: Peaceful Cemetery, Hitchcock, Blaine Co. Ok Occupation: Retired Farmer - Religion: Church of God

Son of Jacob Hoffman and unknown mother.


HOLLE, Kensly Ann

b. 6 Sep 2008 - Newton, Kansas d. 6 Sep 2008 - Newton, Kansas

From Hutchinson (Kan) News - Monday, September 8, 2008

NEWTON - Kensly Ann Holle, stillborn daughter of Matthew and Ashely Holle, died Saturday, Sept. 6, 2008, at Newton. Survivors include: her parents and brothers, Jaden and Brian, of Newton; grandparents, Dan and Carol Holle, Tom and Tina Koehn; and great-grandparents, Marian Ward and Boyd Koehn, all of Halstead, and Kathy Werner, Newton. She was preceded in death by her grandmother, Pamela Guynn, and great-grandmother, Mary Ann Koehn. Graveside service 2 p.m. Tuesday in Halstead Cemetery.



b. 11 Nov 1912 - Leoti, Kansas

d. 11 Feb 2002 - Dodge City, Kansas

From Hutchinson (Kan) News - 1 February 2002

Dodge City, Kansas - Freda Hull, 89, died 11 Feb. 2002 at Dodge City. Born 11 Nov 1912 at Leoti, Ks., the daughter of John Holstein and Marie Elizabeth Goerlitz. Married Clarence Wendell HULL at Leoti, he died Oct. 25, 1998. Survivors include: a son Mike Hull, Dodge City, a sister Ester Foushee, Leoti; three grandchildren and five great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by three brothers, and four sisters.


HOMOLKA, Gladys L.

b. 5 Dec 1914 - Ellsworth County, Kansas

d. 9 Oct 2008 - Leavenworth, Kansas

From Salina Journal - Wednesday, October 15, 2008

LEAVENWORTH -- Gladys L. Houdyshell, 93, died Thursday, Oct. 9, 2008, in Leavenworth. She was born Dec. 5, 1914, in Ellsworth County to John W. and Mary Kroboth Homolka. Married Perry O. HOUDYSHELL in Ellsworth. He preceded her in death on June 7, 1971. She is survived by a daughter, Mary Edith Lewis, San Diego, CA; a son, Richard Houdyshell, Leavenworth; and two grandchildren. Services will be at 10 a.m. Monday, Oct. 13, at First Presbyterian Church, Ellsworth, with Pastor Nathan Loudon presiding. Burial in the Ellsworth Cemetery.


HOMOLKA, Gladys L.

b. 5 Dec 1914 - Ellsworth County, Kansas

d. 9 Oct 2008 - Leavenworth, Kansas

From Ellsworth County Independent/Reporter - Thursday, October 16, 2008

Gladys L. Houdyshell, 93, of Leavenworth, died Thursday, October 9, 2008. Married Perry HOUDYSHELL. Gladys served as the first woman deacon and elder in the First Presbyterian Church in Ellsworth. Her husband Perry died in 1971. She is survived by her son, Richard (Carol) and daughter Mary (Stephen) Lewis; two grandchildren, John and Paige Houdyshell. Her husband, Perry, and her sister, Alma Butler, preceded her in death. Funeral service was Monday, Oct. 13, at the First Presbyterian Church, Ellsworth. Burial was in the Ellsworth Cemetery with Order of the Easter Star services by Ellsworth Chapter 44.


HOOVER, FernEtta (Stenzel)

See FernEtta Stenzel


HORNER, Orpah (Wedel) - See Orpah Wedel



b. 15 Nov 1849 - Austria, Germany

d. 23 Jul 1941-Medicine Lodge, Kansas

From Ellis County News - July 31, 1941, - and the Barber County Index
Mrs. Amalia Walter, 91 years old, died at her home near Medicine Lodge, Kansas. Born in Austria, Germany. Married John PELZL in 1872. Mr. Pelzl died August 20, 1889. She married August WALTER in 1892. Mr. Walter died July 23, 1941. She is survived by 2 living sons, Leo of Catherine [Ellis Co., Kansas] and William of Lawrence [Kansas].
From the Barber County Index - Amalia Hornisher was born in Austria, Germany, November 15, 1849, and departed this life July 23, 1941, at the age of 91 years 8 months and 8 days. She was married to John PELZL in 1871 at Luzsdorf, Austria, Germany. To this union was born 6 children, five boys and 1 girl. Mr. Pelzl, three sons Alfred, Emil and Henry, and one daughter Marie, preceeded her in death. Bill of Lawrence, Kansas and Leo of Hays survive. In 1878 the family came from Austria, Germany and settled near Catherine, Kansas, where 4 of the children were born.


HORST, Harvey Leroy

b. 5 Feb 1937 - Java, South Dakota

d. 13 Apr 2007- Chelsea, Oklahoma

From Musgrove Merritt Smith Funeral Home - Claremore, Oklahoma

Harvey Leroy Horst died Fri., April 13, 2007, at his home at the age of 70.  The son of Adolf Christian and Christina (Huber) Horst was born Feb. 5, 1937, in Java, SD. Married Kayleen Marceil PAXTON in Tucson, AZ.   Harvey is preceded in death by his wife, Kayleen; his parents; sisters: Freida Brubakken and Lillian; and brothers: Herbert and Leo Horst.  He is survived by his children: Kimberlee Seal and husband, David Winters of Las Vegas, NV, Aaron Horst of Tulsa, Amy Smith and husband, Kirk Pearson of Tulsa, Julayne Stinnett and husband, Jeff of Chelsea, Joshua Horst and fiancée, Cindy Koehn of Tulsa, and Joel Horst of Tulsa; and 10 grandchildren.


HOUDYSHELL, Gladys L. (Homolka)

See Gladys L. Homolka


HOVORKA, Elaine E. (Bender) - See Elaine E. Bender


HOWARD, Martha Lucille

b. 30 Oct 1926 -

d. 25 Aug 2008

From Hutchinson (Kan) News - Friday, August 29, 2008

JOHNSON - Martha Lucille Nickell, 81, died Aug. 25, 2008. Born Oct. 30, 1926, to Claude Mon and Anna Mae Elizabeth Davis Howard. Married Lewis Alden NICKELL. He died in Oct. of 1997. Survivors include: sons, Steve, Darrell, Stan and Karen, Don and Kathy, Lewis and Janelle, Jay and Patty; daughter, Sharon and Kelly Holtwick; sisters, Margaret Morgan, Judy Crawford; 19 grandchildren; and 27 great-grandchildren


HOWARD, Martha Lucille

b. 30 Oct 1926 - Loneoak, Arkansas

d. 25 Aug 2008 - Casper, Wyoming

From Garden City Telegram - Thursday, August 28, 2008

JOHNSON CITY -- Martha Lucille Nickell, 81, died Monday, Aug. 25, 2008, in Casper, Wyo. Born Oct. 30, 1926, in Loneoak, Ark., to Claude Mon and Anna Mae Elizabeth Davis Howard. Married Lewis Alden NICKELL in Alice, Texas. He died in October 1997. She also was preceded in death by her parents, three sisters and two brothers. Survivors include six sons, Steve Nickell of Carson City, Nev., Darrell Nickell of Wheaton, Mo., Stan Nickell of Boise, Idaho, Don Nickell of Burrton, Lewis Nickell of Rock Springs, Wyo., and Jay Nickell of Douglas, Wyo.; a daughter, Sharon Holtwick of Douglas; two sisters, Margaret Morgan of Corpus Christi, Texas, and Judy Crawford of Alice; 19 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.


HOWER, Milton

b. 31 Dec 1913 - Lincoln, Kansas

d. 10 Aug 2008 - Sabetha, Kansas

From Lucas-Sylvan News - Thursday, August 14, 2008

Milton Hower, 94, of Holton, died Sunday, August 10, 2008 in Sabetha. Born December 31, 1913 near Lincoln, Kansas, the son of Archibald and Lydia Stevenson Hower. Married Doris L. Ruppenthal May 13, 1932 at Lucas. She survives. He was preceded in death by a son, Wilford Bruce Hower, who died in infancy; a granddaughter, Janie Hulser, and five brothers, Raymond Hower, Paul Hower, Theodore Hower, Warren Hower, and Lawrence Hower. Other survivors include two sons, Kendal G. Hower and wife, Mary, Dodge City, and Eldon D. "Bud" Hower and wife, Betty, Whiting; two daughters, Lurilla D. Mayfield, Everest, and Ruthetta M. Hulser, Holton; two sisters, Ruth Sigmund, Holton, and Mayetta Cahill, Whiting; seven grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and numerous great-great-grandchildren.


HUCKFELDT, Bonnelle (Wight)

See Bonnelle Wight


HUFFMAN, Luella Jean (May)

See Luella Jean Mah


HUFFMAN, Stephen Douglas

b. 31 Aug 1946 - Garnett, Kansas

d. 26 Jun 2008 - Hot Springs Co. Memorial Hospital

From Casper Star Tribune, Casper, WY - Monday, June 30, 2008

THERMOPOLIS -- Memorial services for Stephen Douglas "Fuzzy" Huffman, 61, will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, July 1, 2008, at the Terrace Shelter in Hot Springs State Park in Thermopolis. Cremation has taken place. He died Thursday, June 26, 2008, at Hot Springs County. Born August 31, 1946 in Garnett, Kansas, he was the son of Eddie and Melvina (Canady) Huffman. Married Linda BOLANDER. They divorced in 1985. He married Jan CHISMJ in 1985 and they later divorced. Survivors include his mother, Vina Huffman Briggs of Amarillo, Texas; daughter, Sherri Goodman, son, Brent Huffman, both of Spokane, Wash.; brother, Michael Huffman of Ariz.; two sisters, Karen Statser of San Clemente, Calif., and Phyllis Parker of Amarillo, Texas; 3 grandchildren, and his companion Marian Lanik and her 3 daughters, all of Thermopolis. Preceding him in death were his father, Eddie, and stepfather, Frank Briggs


HULL, Freda (Holstein)

See Freda Holstein


HUMMEL, Jess William, Jr.

b. 3 Jul 1918 - Caney, Kansas

d. 5 Sep 2008 - Russell, Kansas

From Salina News - Tuesday, September 9, 2008

RUSSELL -- Jess William Hummel Jr., 90, Russell, died Friday, Sept. 5, 2008. Born July 3, 1918, in Caney to Jess W. Sr. and Mary (Rose) Hummel. Preceded in death by: first wife, Alice, 1992; a sister, Clara A. Kingen; and an infant brother, Robert. Survivors: wife, Nemah, of the home; a son, Jess W. III and wife Terri, Broken Arrow, Okla.; a stepson, James Bachar, Virginia, Ill.; a stepdaughter, Pauline Berry and husband Stuart, Talala, Okla.; a brother, James R., Henderson, Nev.; 18 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.