Moundridge -- Jonathan James Voth, born on the 20th day of August, 1970, was the oldest of Larry and Karen (Bloomer) Voth’s three children. He grew up in the Moundridge community and graduated from Moundridge High School.
He is survived by his parents, Larry and Karen Voth, Moundridge, his brother, Bradley Voth, all of Moundridge; sister, Melinda Ayers, brother-in-law, Jeremy Ayers and niece, Harley Ayers, all of Shawnee, Oklahoma.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to Kindred Hospice of McPherson, in care of the Moundridge Funeral Home.
Memorial services are pending and will be announced at a later date.
Moundridge -- Phyllis K. Engborg, 88, died October 20, 2016 at Mercy Hospital. She was born March 5, 1928 in McPherson, the daughter of Dan A. and Anna Nightengale Becker. She was a secretary. She attended Moundridge Methodist Church.
She is survived by a sister Fern, California; and nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, a son Danny Koehn in 1994, 3 brothers: Marvin, Orlie, and Gene Becker; and 4 sisters: Elnora Becker, Hazel L. Koehn, Evelyn Koehn, and Margie Nelson.
Friends may call from 2-4 p.m. Sunday, October 23, 2016 at Moundridge Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Monday, October 24, 2016 at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Lone Tree Cemetery, Moundridge. Memorial contributions may be made to the Phyllis K. Engborg Memorial Fund, in care of the funeral home.
Lindsborg -- Donald Lee Hawk, 78, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016 at Lindsborg Community Hospital. He was born on Sept. 14, 1938 to Ralph and Leona (Youngquist) Hawk in Lindsborg, Kansas.
He is survived by his wife, Maj-Britt and sons John Hawk and David Hawk (Svetlana) and grandchildren Eric (Carmen), Briton, Michael and Julia Hawk.
Preceding him in death were his parents and his sister Lois and brother-in-law, Carl Julius of Salina.
Don served as a Lutheran Pastor in San Francisco and Kansas City before becoming the Chaplain at Bethany Home in Lindsborg. He ministered to the residents for 24 years before retiring in 2006.
Cremation has taken place and a memorial service will be held at Salemsborg Lutheran Church on November 1, 2016 at 2:00 PM followed by fellowship and visiting with the family in the fellowship hall.
Memorials may be given to Wounded Warriors, St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital or Salemsborg Church in care of Christians Funeral Home, 103 N. Washington, Lindsborg, KS 67456.
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Moundridge – Arthur D. Krehbiel, Jr., 89, passed away Tuesday, October 18, 2016. He was born November 22, 1926 in McPherson County to Arthur D. and Alvina Schrag Krehbiel.
He was a McPherson High School graduate. He farmed and sold insurance.
He married Vera Flickner. After Vera passed away, he married Elaine Goering. She also passed away.
Survivors include a son, Brad (Susan) Krehbiel, Brewton, Alabama; daughter, Wendy (Max) Jantzen, Ringwood, Oklahoma; 7 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren; brother, Kerry (Nancy) Krehbiel, Hesston; sister, Meroe Graber, Moundridge.
Funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m., on Friday, October 21, 2016, in the Eden Mennonite Church, rural Moundridge. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 9:30 until service time Friday at the church.
Memorial donations are suggested to Pine Village in care of the Moundridge Funeral Home.
Lindsborg -- Ardyce Joann Mai, 84, of Lindsborg, passed away October 15, 2016. Services are pending with the Christians Funeral Home in Lindsborg.
McPherson-- Brynleigh DiAnn Jean Steimel, 3, passed away after a courageous battle with a CHD (Congenital Heart Defect) on October 10, 2016 at Children's Hospital Colorado, Aurora, CO. She was born March 18, 2013 in Kansas City, MO. She is the daughter of Jeremy Steimel and Rachel Hoffman.
She is survived by her her mother, Rachel Hoffman of McPherson, her father, Jeremy Steimel of Topeka, 3 brothers, Christian Goebel, Camden Goebel, and Cyler Goebel all of the home. Maternal grandparents, Doyle and Brenda Hoffman of McPherson. Paternal grandparents, Chris and Linda Steimel of Manter, KS. Maternal great-great grandmother, Josephine Graham, Marquette, KS. Paternal great grandmothers, Maxine Steimel of Johnson City, KS and Jeanette Elder of Garden City, KS.
She was preceded in death by twin sisters, Candice and Cadence Goebel.
Family will receive friends from 6-8pm Friday, October 21, 2016 at Moundridge Funeral Home, Moundridge, KS. Funeral services will be at 10am Saturday, October 22, 2016 at the First United Methodist Church, McPherson. Burial will follow in McPherson City Cemetery. Memorials may be sent to the Brynleigh Steimel Benefit at Valley State Bank, Syracuse, KS in care of Moundridge Funeral Home, Moundridge. The family requests that you wear your Team Brynleigh or Brynleigh Is My Heart Hero T-Shirts to the funeral.