Elmer D. Koehn

MOUNDRIDGE -- Elmer D. Koehn, 95, passed away Saturday, Nov. 21, 2015.

He was born Feb. 19, 1920, in McPherson County, Kansas to David W. and Ida Johnson Koehn. He was a farmer. He married Ina Nightingale May 14, 1944, at Chickasha, Oklahoma. She passed away July 9, 2001.

Survivors include a brother, Gladwin (Wanda) Koehn, Gentry, Arkansas; sisters, Eunice (Earvey) Schmidt, DeRidder, Louisiana and Naomi (Lee) Hiebert, Hydro, Oklahoma; five grandchildren and eighteen great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Ina; son Darrell ; daughter, Karen Burns.

Funeral service will be Saturday, Nov. 28, 2015, at 10 a.m. at the Gospel Church of God in Christ, Mennonite, Moundridge. Visitation will be Friday from 4-8 p.m. with family present from 6:30 until 8 p.m. at the Moundridge Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Lone Tree Church Cemetery, rural Galva.

Memorial donations are suggested to Moundridge Manor, in care of Moundridge Funeral Home.

Alma Henrietta Sundquist

LINDSBORG -- Alma Henrietta Sundquist passed on to her heavenly father Nov. 25, 2015 at Bethany Home, Lindsborg, Kansas.

Mrs. Sundquist was born Alma Witte on Oct. 6, 1915 in Lincoln County. She lived most of her life on a farm in the Bridgeport area, moving to Lindsborg in 1982. She was a homemaker. Alma was a member of the Evangelical Covenant Church, Covenant Women, Mission Interest Group and the Lindsborg Hospital Auxiliary. She was also a former Sunday School Teacher for many years.

Alma had many other interests. She loved gardening, sewing, quilting, and many others activities. She also loved her chickens. Anyone that would visit with her about being on the farm, she would always respond that she really loved her chickens. Rain or snow, she would take care of those chickens. She loved when people would bring their pets to visit at Bethany Home also.

Her husband, Harry died in 1985.

Survivors include two daughters, Norma (Dennis) Bowman of rural Lindsborg, and Deloris (Chuck) Melburg, of Oquacka, Ill. and one sister, Lanora Thomsen of Lincoln. A brother Eldor (Wilma) is deceased. Also surviving are two grandchildren Rebecca (John) Steiger and Jennifer (Matt) Reif, three great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held 10 a.m., Monday, Nov. 30, at Evangelical Covenant Church, Lindsborg with burial following at Rose Hill Cemetery.

Memorials may be designated to Salina Hospice or the Evangelical Covenant Church in Lindsborg in care of Christians Funeral Home 103 N. Washington, Lindsborg, KS 67456.

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