JACKSON, Donna Mae

            b.  20 May 1929 - Loveland, Colorado

            d.  27 Dec 2010 - Scottsbluff, Nebraska

From The Star-Herald, Scottsbluff, NE -  December 29 to December 31, 2010

Donna Mae Burback, 81, of Gering, died Monday, Dec. 27, 2010.  Donna was born May 20, 1929, in Loveland, Colo. to Alonzo Jefferson Jackson and Edna Pearl Fivecoat.  She had an older sister Betty Jane and three younger sisters, Laura Jean, Lois Marie and Lonetta Pearl.   Married WALTER JOHN BURBACK Aug. 22, 1948.   Survivors include her husband, Walter; sons, Kenneth Lee of Center, Colo. and Christopher John of Athens, Ga.; daughters, Kathy Lynn (Steve) Lawser of Marietta, Ga., Janice Kay (Alan) Hill of Thornton, Colo., and Jacqueline Ann (Mark) Victors of Reno, Nev.; grandchildren, Margaret (Ed) Diaz, Anna Lee (Brian) Walker, Erik Lawser, Nichole, Tiffany and Kelsey Hill, Aaron, Nathaniel and Lauren Victors; and five great-grandchildren.   She was preceded in death by her parents and sisters, Betty and Laura.



JACKSON, Martha Jean

            b.  5 Dec 1925 - Stratton, Nebraska

            d.  13 Oct 2010

From Salina Journal - Friday, October 15, 2010

ST. FRANCIS -- Martha Jean (Jackson) Schultz, 84, died Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2010. Born Dec. 5, 1925, in Stratton, Neb.    Survivors: sons, Larry and Eddy, and sister, Margie Walz, all of St. Francis; eight grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by: husband, EDWARD (SCHULTZ), in 1998; daughter, Jackie Keller, in 1994; and a granddaughter.



JACOBS, Betty Jean

            b.  14 Jan 1932 - Ellis County, Kansas

            d.  12 Sep 2010 - Quinter, Kansas

From Hays Daily News - Wednesday, September 15, 2010

Betty Jean Werth, 78, Quinter, died Sunday, Sept. 12, 2010, at Quinter.    Born Jan. 14, 1932, in rural Ellis County to John and Regina (Bieker) Jacobs.    Married HAROLD WERTH on Oct. 10, 1949.   Survivors include her husband, Quinter; two sons, Neil Werth and wife, Cecelia, Hays, and Harold Werth Jr. and wife, Lois, Quinter; a daughter, Michelle Houser and husband, Lonnie, Quinter; a brother, Vernon Jacobs and wife, Gladys, Wichita; two sisters, Janice Kaba and husband, Jim, Plainville, and Georgine Fisher and husband, Alfred, Palco; a daughter-in-law, Charlene Werth, Park; a sister-in-law, Elsie Jacobs, Denver; 12 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.   Preceded in death by a son, Leon Werth; a brother, Harvey Jacobs; and three sisters, Alma Leiker, Joyce Jacobs and Vera Milke.



JACOBS, Casper J.

            b.  31 Aug  1933

            d.  19 Aug  2010

From Hutchinson (Kan) News - Friday, August 20, 2010

PLAINS - Casper J. "Cap" Jacobs, 76, died Aug. 19, 2010.   Born Aug. 31, 1933.  On May 5, 1954, he married NYLA J. BAALMAN. Survivors include: sons, Casper John II and Ronald J.; daughters, Roxanne M. Dowling, Tawnya J. Hamilton, Tamra R. Wheaton and Leanna K. White; brothers, Gerald E. and Dennis; sister, Alice Preedy; 21 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.



JACOBS, Irvin J.

            b.  8 Mar 1928

            d.  5 Nov 2010

From Salina Journal - Sunday, November 7, 2010

HAYS -- Irvin J. Jacobs, 82, died Friday, Nov. 5, 2010.   Born March 8, 1928, to George and Anna (Dome) Jacobs. Preceded in death by: first wife, VERNA MAE  GROSS; daughter, Carla Messmore; one brother; and one sister. Survivors: wife, Carolyn; five sons, Neal, Vern, Doyle, Gary and Roy; three daughters, Debra Roth, Dora Gauntt and Jenny Arndt; 12 grandchildren; seven stepgrandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and two sisters.



JACOBS,  Irvin J.

            b.  8 Mar 1928 - Pfeifer, Kansas

            d.  5 Nov 2010 - Hays, Kansas

From Hays Daily News - Sunday, November 7, 2010

Irvin J. Jacobs, 82, Hays, died Friday, Nov. 5, 2010, at Hays Medical Center.  Born March 8, 1928, in Pfeifer to George and Anna (Dome) Jacobs.   He married VERNA MAE GROSS. She preceded him in death March 11, 1972. He later married CAROLYN DINKEL on Oct. 15, 1983.  Survivors include his wife, of the home; five sons, Neal Jacobs and wife, Judy, Grand Island, Neb., Vern Jacobs, Hays, Doyle Jacobs, Lincoln, Neb., Gary Jacobs, Overland Park, and Roy Jacobs and wife, Jana, of Palmer, Neb.; three daughters, Debra Roth and husband, Marvin, and Dora Gauntt and husband, Bryan, all of Manhattan, and Jenny Arndt and husband, David, Minneapolis; two step-sons, Lee Dinkel and wife, Danna, Flower Mound, Texas, and Jeffery Dinkel and wife, Marcia, Hays; two sisters, Grace Befort, Colorado and Lila Dreiling, California; a son-in-law, Dennis Messmore, Warsaw, Ind.; his grandchildren, Jill and Brad Forsberg, Shawn and Heather Jacobs, Shane Jacobs, Travis and Nisha Jacobs, Aiden and Finn Arndt, Julie Roth, Jenna Jacobs, Kelly Maxwell; seven step-grandchildren, Savanna Dinkel, Hanna Dinkel, Austin Dinkel, Karee Dinkel, Katie Dinkel, Megan Gauntt, Tim Gauntt; and four great- grandchildren, Megan, Allison, Garrett Forsberg and Tristan Jacobs.   Preceded in death by a daughter, Carla Messmore, a brother, Virgil Jacobs, and a sister, Denise Jacobs.



JACOBS, Mildred Lorraine

            b.  5 Sep 1931

            d.  15 Mar 2010

From Hutchinson (Kan) News - Tuesday, March 15, 2010

GREAT BEND - Mildred Lorraine Werner, 78, died March 15, 2010.   Born Sept. 5, 1931, to Alex and Tina Schupman Jacobs.  On April 13, 1948, she married ALVIN UNREIN, SR.  On March 25, 1967, she married LEWIS ROBERT WERNER. He died Oct. 7, 1997. Survivors include: sons, Alvin Unrein Jr. and Raymond Unrein; daughters, Sharon Otter and Velda Gates; brothers, Bill Jacobs and Larry Jacobs; a sister, Esther Smith; 14 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren.



JACOBS, Marcellinus J.

            b.  abt 1925

            d.  2 Oct 2010

From Hays Daily News - Sunday, October 10, 2010

Marcellinus J. "Coxie" Jacobs, 85, died Saturday, Oct. 2, 2010.   Survivors include his children, Linda (Daniel) Zeorlin, Clyde (Vicky) Jacobs, Glenn (Kay) Jacobs, Timothy (Tina) Jacobs, Vanessa (Robert) Condreay, Lucy (Mark) Capps, Lou Ann (Eddy) Truelove, and Lavonna Baden; his siblings, Gene, Marietta, Erma, Flo and Rosie; 26 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren.  He was preceded in death by his wife, Velma Jean Jacobs, and a daughter, Jennifer Marie Jacobs. 



JACOBS, Mildred Lorraine

            b.  5  Sep 1931 - Pfeifer, Kansas

            d.  15 Mar 2010 - Great Bend, Kansas

From Great Bend (Kan) Tribune - Tuesday, March 16, 2010

Mildred Lorraine Werner, 78, of Great Bend, died March 15 at Central Kansas Medical Center, Great Bend.   Born Sept. 5, 1931, at Pfeifer, the daughter of Alex and Tina (Schupman) Jacobs. She married ALVIN UNREIN, SR., April 13, 1948. She later married LEWIS ROBERT WERNER on March 25, 1967. He died Oct. 7, 1997.   Survivors include two sons, Alvin Unrein, Jr. and wife Barbara of Assaria and Raymond Unrein and wife Tamara of Beloit; two daughters, Sharon Otter and husband Paul of Great Bend and Velda Gates and husband Arlen of Hutchinson; two brothers, Bill Jacobs and wife Ann of Casa Grande, Ariz., and Larry Jacobs and wife Roxy of Wellington; one sister, Esther Smith of Houston, Texas; 14 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by one brother, Alex Jacobs, Jr., and two sisters, Ruby Lambrechtse and Elsie Lewis.



JACOBS, Robert L.

            b.  26 Sep 1957 - Great Bend, Kansas

            d.  19 Apr 2010 - Great Bend, Kansas

From Great Bend (Kan) Tribune - Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Robert L. Jacobs, 52, of Great Bend, died April 19  (2010).   Born Sept. 26, 1957, at Great Bend, the son of Daniel and Norma (Zimmerman) Jacobs.   Survivors include a companion, Stephanie Jacobs; a son, Lee Jacobs; a daughter, Terry Wilkinson; a brother, Bradley Jacobs; six grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.



JACOBS, Roberta Rae  (Berry)

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JACOBS, Simon Leroy

            b.  23 Jun 1927

            d.  14 Jun 2010 - Madison, Mississippi

From Hays Daily News - Friday, June 18, 2010

Madison  - Simon Leroy "Jake" Jacobs  died  June 14  (2010).  Born and raised in Hays, Kansas. The family includes his wife, ELSIE JACOBS , of Madison, Mississippi, daughter, Debbie Jacobs-Karlstrom, her husband Neil Karlstrom, their daughters, Kelsey and Jayme, from Lenexa, Kansas; daughter, Pam Jacobs of Austin, Texas; and daughter, Donna Jacobs, her husband Ron Donnelly, and their children, Zack and Taylor Donnelly of Madison, Mississippi.

(Note:  From SSDI - JACOBS, SIMON L 23 Jun 1927 14 Jun 2010 (V) 82-83 39110 (Madison, Madison, MS)



JACOBSON, Wanda Pearl

            b.  30 Apr 1929 - Chappell, Nebraska

            d.   18 Nov 2010 - Scottsbluff, Nebraska

From The Star-Herald, Scottsbluff, NE  - November 21 to November 23, 2010

Wanda Mueller, 81, died Thursday, November 18, 2010, at Indian Hills Manor.  Wanda Pearl Mueller was born April 30, 1929, in Chappell, the daughter of Archie and Mae Jeppson Jacobson.  Married CLIFTON  BUSKE.   Married BOB MUELLER in December 2002.  Survivors include her husband Robert "Bob" Mueller of Ogallala; two sons: Brad (Doris) Buske of Folsom, Calif. and Marco (Diane) Buske of Klamath Falls, Ore.; and one daughter Cynthia (Gary) Almquist of Bayard; one step-daughter Arliss (Randy) Hraban of North Platte; and eight grandchildren. 



JANSSEN, Lois K. (Kimple)

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JANTZ, Harvey

            b.  13 Jan 1924

            d.  17 Oct 2010

From Hutchinson (Kan) News - Wednesday, October 20, 2010

GOESSEL - Harvey Jantz, 86, died Oct. 17, 2010.   Born Jan. 13, 1924, to Isaac and Carrie Koehn Jantz.   Married ALICE KLASSEN Oct 20, 1950. She survives with sons Mark and wife Sheree, and Phil and wife Cindy; daughters, Carol and Mary; sisters, Sadie and Elda; three grandchildren and two great-grandsons.



JANTZ, Harvey

            b.  13 Jan 1924 - McPherson County, Kansas

            d.  17 Oct 2010 - Goessel, Kansas

From Newton Kansan - Wednesday, October 20, 2010

GOESSEL — Harvey Jantz, 86, died Sunday  (Oct. 17, 2010)  in Goessel.   Born on Jan. 13, 1924, at home in McPherson County to Isaac and Carrie Koehn Jantz.  Married ALICE KLASSEN.   Survivors include his beloved wife Alice; his children, Mark Jantz and his wife Sheree of Chagrin Falls, Ohio, Carol Berkholz of Goessel, Phil Jantz and wife Cindy of Elkhart, Ind., and Mary Jantz of Hesston; grandchildren, Jamie (Jantz) Blowers and husband Andy, Courtney Berkholz and fiancé Zach Frey, and Johnathan Berkholz; great-grandsons, Conner and Braiden Blowers; sisters, Sadie Decker of Peabody and Elda Smith of Colorado Springs, Colo.

JANTZ, Nettie J.

            b.  14 Jul  1927

            d.  2 Oct 2010 - Hillsboro, Kansas

From Hutchinson (Kan) News - Tuesday, October 5, 2010

HILLSBORO - Nettie J. Hiebert, 83, died Oct. 2, 2010, in Hillsboro. Born July 14, 1927, to David and Elizabeth Unruh Jantz.  She married PETE B. HIEBERT  Dec. 19, 1950. He died in 1991. Survivors include: son Thomas Dean and wife Alda; a grandson, Ron; and a brother, Arthur. 



JANTZEN, Winnona K. (Janz)

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JANZ, Winnona K.

            b.  3 Dec 1925 - Carnegie, Oklahoma

            d.  29 Sep 2010 - Kingman, Kansas

From Hutchinson (Kan) News - Friday, October 1, 2010

KINGMAN - Winnona K. Jantzen died Sept. 29, 2010.   Born Dec. 3, 1925, at Carnegie, Okla., the daughter of Simon Peter and Philbena Jantz Janz.   Married ELMER JANTZEN in Beatrice, Neb., Sept. 1, 1950. Other survivors include: sons, Richard and Rodger; daughters, Beverly Alexander, Barbara Jantzen and Beth Hanke; sisters, Loritha Boone and Vera Jackson; eight grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.  Preceded in death by a brother, Joseph, and a sister, Verna.



JANZEN, Arthur

            b.  21 Sep 1914

            d.  12 Jul 2010

From Hutchinson (Kan) News - Wednesday, July 14, 2010

HESSTON - Arthur Janzen, 95, died July 12, 2010.   Born Sept. 21, 1914, to Benjamin and Eva Foth Janzen.  On May 29, 1938, he married MALINDA SCHMIDT. She survives. Other survivors include: a daughter, Judy Hess; a daughter-in-law, LaVonne Janzen; a sister, Evelyn Fullmer; several grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.



JANZEN, Harold J.

            b.  30 Sep 1929

            d.  25 Mar 2010

From Hutchinson (Kan) News - Saturday, March 27, 2010

MCPHERSON - Harold J. Janzen, 80, died March 25, 2010.  Born Sept. 30, 1929.  On Nov. 24, 1950, he married DONNA SUE FLOOD. She survives. Other survivors include: sons, Craig, Mark, Joel and Matthew; a daughter, Lynnette Sherman; 13 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren.



JANZEN, Helen R. (Schmidt)

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            b.  6 Jul 1942 - York, Nebraska

            d.  19 Aug 2010 - Hutchinson, Kansas

From Hutchinson (Kan) News - Friday, August 20,2010

John A. Janzen  died Aug. 19, 2010, at Hutchinson, at the age of 68. He was born in York, Neb., to Frank J. and Pansy N. (Regier) Janzen, on July 6, 1942.  On Dec. 20, 1963, he married GENEVIEVE MIERAU.   Left to mourn his passing are his wife and sons John F. and Tresny, Mariah, Kaela and Cole, Matthew C. and son Connor, Nathan J. and Angela, Sidney and Mackenzie, and Andrew C. and Robin and Gwenyth; two sisters, Nadine and Alvin Peters, Mary Kay and Dale Hofer; a brother, Kenneth and Barbara Janzen; sisters-in-law, Marcia Standingwater, Judy and Don Kahnk, and Mary Kliewer.  



JANZEN, Malinda P. (Schmidt)

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            b.  18 Oct 1918 - Lorraine, Kansas

            d.  24 Nov 2010 - Lyons, Kansas

From Newton Kansan - Sunday, November 28, 2010

LYONS — Orla J. Herzog, 92, of Lyons died Wednesday  (Nov. 24, 2010).   Herzog was born on Oct. 18, 1918, in Lorraine to Albert and Ella Kruse Janzen.   Married FRANKLIN HERZOG on Oct. 4, 1940. He died on Feb. 4, 1974. Survivors include daughter, Jeraldine “Jeri” Smith of Newton; brother, Loren Janzen of Scott City; three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by brother, Keith Janzen; and sister, Alberta Schreck.



JANZEN, Pansy Nettie (Regier)

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JANZEN, Violet

            b.  29 Nov 1921 - Hillsboro, Kansas

            d.  6 Apr 2010 - Hillsboro, Kansas

From Hillsboro Star Journal - April 14, 2010

Violet Bartel, 88, of Hillsboro, died April 6 (2010).  Born Nov. 29, 1921, in Hillsboro, to Ferd and Susie (Doering) Janzen.    Married ALLEN BARTEL Nov. 27, 1941. He died in 1994. A son, Mike, preceded her in death in 1990. Survivors include a son, Larry of Clovis, Calif.; two daughters, Karen Wiebe and Sandy of Hillsboro; four grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.



JAY, Eileine F. (Benzel)

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JEFFRIES, Joyce Arlene (Boxberger)

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JELKEN, Esther J. King (Ruff)

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JENSEN, Ivan Joseph

            b.  1 Jul 1949 - Hays, Kansas

            d.  18 Jan 2010 - Victoria, Kansas

From Hays Daily News - Wednesday,  January 20, 2010

Ivan Joseph Jensen, 60, Hays, died Monday, Jan. 18, 2010, at  Victoria.  Born July 1, 1949, in Hays to Ivan Sr. and Goldie (Knoll) Jensen.   Survivors include a son, Darren Jensen and wife, Sherri, and their children, Kendra, Kayla, and Jordan, all from Des Moines, Iowa; a daughter, Jeannie Corona and husband, Joey, and their children, Jade, Olivia, Jared, Emma and Siyah, all from Apple Valley, Calif.; and his mother, Hays.  Preceded in death by his father and two brothers, Claude and Dennis.



JEZIORSKI, Joyce (Shallock)

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JINKS, Jerald L.

            b.  7 Feb 1935

            d.  2 Sep 2010

From Hutchinson (Kan) News - Saturday, September 4, 2010

LARNED - Jerald L. Jinks, 75, died Sept. 2, 2010.   Born Feb. 7, 1935.  On June 7, 1958, he married ELNORA L. SCHULTZ. She survives. Other survivors include: sons, Benny E. Chesebro and Barry A. Chesebro; brother, Eldon Jinks; six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.



JOHNSON, Leah Mae (Schmidt)

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JONES, Donald E.

            b.  7 Jan 1923 - Minnesota

            d.  29 Feb 2010 - Gering, Nebraska

From Gering Courier - Gering, NE  - Thursday, February 4, 2010 
Donald E. Jones, 87, of Gering, passed away Friday, Jan. 29, 2010.   Born Jan. 7, 1923, in Minnesota to Elmer E. and Merle R. Jones.   Married  MARILYN METTIN in 1947.  In 1961 Don married TONI HEXUM.  In 1999, Don married SHIRLEY GREEN.  Survivors include his wife, Shirley; son Richard Jones and wife Willa Foster Jones of Lincoln and daughter and son-in-law Karen and Richard Sonderegger of Lincoln; stepdaughter and husband Pam and Emmett Formby of Las Vegas; stepson and wife Rod and Netta Green of Gering; grandchildren Sean Jones, MiMi and Ken Harvey, Charity and Mark Cottle, Tasha Formby, A.J. Green, Keaton Green and Hayden Green and a great-grandson, Tanwin Cottle.  Preceding him in death were his parents, brothers Harry and Ron and a grandson, Chris Sonderegger.


JOST, Adina (Kornelsen)

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JOST, Adina

            b.  10 Mar 1916

            d.  15 Apr 2010

From Hutchinson (Kan) News - Saturday, April 17, 2010

HILLSBORO - Adina Jost, 94, died April 15, 2010.   Born March 10, 1916. On April 5, 1936, she married MENNO B. JOST. He preceded her in death. Survivors include: sons, Calvin and Mark; daughters, Sharon Klaassen, Harriett Klassen and Marcyne Heinrichs; sister, Martha Bartel; 14 grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren.



JOST, June

            b.  31 Aug 1917

            d.  4 Mar 2010 - Marion, Kansas

From Hutchinson (Kan) News - Saturday, March 6, 2010

MARION - June Jost, 92, died March 4, 2010, at St. Luke Hospital, Marion.   Born Aug. 31, 1917, to Peter S. and Margaret Klassen Jost.  On Oct. 28, 1938, he married LOIS SCHARENBERG. She survives. Other survivors include: son, Dean (Bobby); daughters: Gaila (Ed) Falls, Donna Ames and Rita (Doug) Janzen; 10 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. 



JOST, June

            b.  31 Aug 1917

            d.  4  Mar 2010

From Salina Journal - Saturday, June 6, 2010

MARION — June Jost, 92,  died Thursday, March 4, 2010.  Born Aug. 31, 1917, to Peter and Margaret Jost.  Survivors: wife, Lois, of Marion; son, Dean (Bobby), of Minneapolis; daughters, Gaila (Ed) Falls, of Hot Springs Village, Ark., Donna Ames, of Derby, and Rita (Doug) Janzen, of Sedgwick; 10 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.



JOST, Titus F.

            b.  25 Apr 1917

            d.  24 Sep 2010

From Hutchinson (Kan) News - Saturday, October 2, 2010

NORTH NEWTON - Titus F. Jost died Sept. 24, 2010.  Born April 25, 1917, to Jacob and Marie Friesen Jost.  On May 7, 1943, he married ROSE THIESSEN. She survives. Other survivors include: sons, Stanley, Newton, Gene, Peabody, and Jerrold, Lawrence; sister, Norma Bergman, Shafter, Calif.; and three grandchildren.

JUEDES, Albertine K. (Loose) - See Albertine K. Loose



JUST, Harold

            b.  12 Dec 1926 - Boyd, Oklahoma

            d.  18 Feb 2010 - Moundridge, Kansas

From Hutchinson (Kan) News - Saturday, February 20, 2010

HILLSBORO - Harold Just, 83, died Feb. 18, 2010, at Moundridge.   Born Dec. 12, 1926, in Boyd, Oklahoma,  to Fred F. and Susie Wedel Just.   On Aug. 10, 1955, he married MARY L. GOENTZEL. She died in 2007. Survivors include: sons, Dennis and Sara, Moundridge, and Leroy and Jill, Hillsboro; daughters, Shirley Just, Denver, and Dorothy Deckert, Wichita; two sisters, Lillian Harms, Moundridge, and Rubena Harms-Newland, Las Animas, Colo.; nine grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.