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Monica Joesephine Burkart Reilley

Monica Josephine Burkhart Reilley, of Syracuse, Kan. died Feb. 14, 2017 at 101 years of age. Born March 18, 1915 in Kinsley, Kan. to Isadore Henry and Mary Gertrude (Oster) Burkhart, she attended Saints Peter and Paul parochial school north of Kinsley and high school in Offerle, Kan. After her mother died in 1931, Monica became responsible for their household, supporting her Dad and caring for her younger siblings. 

In 1940 she and three girlfriends set off for adventure, ending up in Los Angeles, Calif., and Monica stayed there to work in the Famous Farmers Market in Hollywood.  Her friend, Francis “Bus”Reilley from Selden, Kan., followed her to California, where they were married on March 5, 1941.  They settled in Santa Monica, where their two children James and Sharon were born, and while there, hosted several family members who were working on the war effort.

In 1945, they moved to Atwood, Kan. and lived there until Bus passed away in 1952. After his death, she moved to Syracuse to be closer to her brothers Leon and Paul Burkhart, and in August of 1953 bought the Catalina Fashion and Beauty Salon.  She sold that shop in 1963, and took a job as supervisor at the Syracuse Drug Store before moving to Wichita, Kan. in 1973. She continued her career in retail, working at Cooper’s China and Gift Shop, Darlo’s Intimate Apparel, and Dillards until she semi-retired and moved to Garden City in 1985.  She managed the gift shop in St. Catherine’s Hospital for the Belles of St. Catherine for three years, then subsequently worked at the St. Catherine’s Home Health store for many years.

Always the volunteer, she was a member of the Daughters of Isabella and St. Dominic’s Altar Society, belonged to the Finney County Retired Senior Volunteer Program, and volunteered regularly at St. Catherine Hospital.  She was also a greeter at St. Dominic and a regular at Perpetual Adoration in the hospital chapel. 
Monica rarely sat still, and loved working with her hands. She spent her time sewing, making latch hook rugs, crocheting afghans, and putting together photo albums for each of her children and grandchildren. She was also an avid coin collector, bridge player and loved clipping and saving news articles for her family. One of her most favorite hobbies was gardening, and she spent many hours in her backyard taking care of her flowers.

She loved her family dearly and always looked forward to seeing not only her kids, but her many grandchildren and great grandchildren, and was blessed with the proximity of several of her great grandchildren in their youngest years.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; her daughter, Sharon Lampe of Syracuse; two sisters, Gertrude Shobe of Hutchinson, Kan. and Celesta Burkhart of Kinsley; four brothers, Leon Burkhart of Green Valley, Ariz. (formerly of Syracuse), Paul Burkhart of Syracuse, Elred Burkhart of Hutchinson, and Isidore “Burk” Burkhart of Denver Colo.; and a grandson Mark Lampe of Kendall, Kan. She is survived by her son James (JT) Reilley of Atlanta, Ga., five grandchildren, Karin (Paul) Drees, Mary Jo Lampe, Lori Lampe, Lynne Lampe Ladner, and Matthew (Crystal) Lampe; nine great grandchildren, Bonnie, Laura, Monica, Kristina, Trevor, Hannah, Benjamin, Sarah and Rebekah; and many beloved nieces and nephews.

A Funeral Mass will be held on Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. (MST) at the St. Raphael Catholic Church, in Syracuse. Burial will follow at the Syracuse Cemetery in Syracuse, Kansas.
 
A rosary will be held on Friday, Feb. 17, 2017 at 7 p.m. (MST) at the St. Raphael Catholic Church, Syracuse, KS. There will be no Visitation.
 
Condolences may be sent to fellersfh@yahoo.com. In Lieu of Flowers memorial contributions may be payable to the St. Dominic Church Parish Center or St. Catherine Hospital, and sent in care of Fellers Funeral Home & Monuments LLC, P.O. Box 1253, Syracuse, KS 67878. 620-384-5100.

Delores Inez (Bratton) Wilson

Deloris Inez (Bratton) Wilson., age 77, passed away on Friday, Feb. 10, 2017 at the St. Catherine Hospital in Garden City, Kan. She was born on Feb. 6, 1940 in Leslie, Ark., the daughter of Jesse Bratton and Pearly Perditha (Miller) Bratton.

Deloris began her life in Leslie but grew up in Southwest City, Mo. She attended Southwest City High School, graduating in 1959. On May 8, 1955, she married Albert Kenneth Wilson in Southwest City. To this union seven children were born, Linda, Kenneth, Edith, Wayne, Jane, Evelyn, and adopted daughter Tori. In  1959, she moved to Syracuse, Kan. where she was taking care of her family and raising her kids. In 1961, she moved northwest of Johnson, Kan. on a farm and continued to take care of all the families needs. In 1990, she moved to Johnson, where she began working at the Restwell Motel for ten years. She never ever thought she was retired due to the fact of taking care of family, and all of the grandkids activities. She enjoyed living in Johnson and resided there until her passing.

Deloris has many interests including reading, embroidery, circle words, watching Days Of Our Lives faithfully, game shows, westerns, but most of all her greatest enjoyment was taking care of her grandkids and great grandkids.

She was preceded in death by her parents; one daughter, Jane Wilson; three brothers, Leroy Bratton, Bennie Bratton, and James Bratton.

She is survived by two sons, Kenneth (& wife Charlotte) Wilson of Webb City, Mo., and Wayne (& wife Julie) Wilson of Des Moines, Iowa; four daughters, Linda Moser of Johnson, Edith (& husband Tim) Kemper of Pratt, Kan.,Evelyn Wilson of Johnson, and Tori Dean of Johnson; two brothers, Omer (& wife Barbara) Bratton of Spavinaw, Okla., and Jesse (& wife Jean) Bratton of Scott city, Mo.; four sisters, Imogene (& husband Donald) Bates of Sulphur Springs, Ark., Mae Bates of Grave, Okla., Geneva (& husband Wayne) Burt of Grave, and Ruby Cantrell of Southwest City; seven grandchildren, Paul & April Kemper, Malinda Dean, Robyn Kemper, Marsha Dean, Mathew Wilson, Matthew Kemper, and Jason Kemper; 15 great grandchildren,‚Äč Tori Dean, Justin Dennett, Shaundra Wilson, Brendon Wilson, Jonathan Nelson, Jesse Kemper, Ethan Wilson, Maci Kemper, Analei Kemper, Jacob Bevers, Trevor Wilson, Jacob Wilson, Carter Bjorklund, and Brianna & Christian Ammerman; as well as numerous family members and friends
 
Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017 at 10 a.m. (CDT) at the United Methodist Church, in Manter, Kan. Burial will follow in the Stanton County Cemetery in Johnson.
 
Visitation will be held on Monday, Feb. 13, 2017 from 3 to 7 p.m. (CDT) at the United Methodist Church in Manter.
 
Condolences may be sent to fellersfh@yahoo.com. In Lieu of Flowers memorial contributions may be payable to the Stanton County Long Term Care or Stanton County Library,  and sent in care of Fellers Funeral Home & Monuments LLC, P.O. Box 1253, Syracuse, KS 67878. 620-384-5100.

Charles Robert (Bob) Wilkerson

Charles Robert (Bob) Wilkerson, age 69, of Manter, Kan. died Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017, at Brookdale Palmer Park in Colorado Springs, Colo.  He was born July 8, 1947, in Liberal, Kan., the son of Charles C. and Nellie L. (Von Hemel) Wilkerson.

Bob was a lifetime resident of Stanton County and graduated from Manter High School in 1965.  He continued his education at Colby Community College and then attended Fort Hays State University.  While in Hays, Bob married Linda Trussell on April 30, 1966.  They returned to Manter and began farming.  Bob served on the Manter City Council for over 20 years.  He was a member of the American Agriculture Movement.  He drove a tractor from Manter to Washington D.C.  Bob was also a member of the Manter United Methodist Church. 

He is survived by his wife, Linda of their home; three daughters, Sheila Mills and husband Jeff of Glennville, Ga., Bobbi Lynne Korte and husband Billy Bob of Walsh, Colo., Shawn Peterson and husband Brian of Johnson, Kan.; brother, Beauford (Tube) Wilkerson and wife Pauline of Manter; two sisters, Eva (Babe) Klingenberg of Manter, Bonnie Manning and husband Bill of Garden City, Kan.; six grandchildren, Jeff Jr., Jake and Harlee Mills, Peyton, Chesney and Brylie Peterson; and two great-grandchildren.

Bob is preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Alvin (Bud) Wilkerson and Bill Wilkerson; and grandson, Robbie Sieger.

Funeral service was held on Monday, Feb. 13, 2017, at the Manter United Methodist Church in Manter with Pastor Mary Courtney officiating.  Interment followed at the Stanton County Cemetery in Johnson.  Friends called on Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017, at Garnand Funeral Home in Johnson.  Memorial contributions may be given to Brookdale Palmer Park Memory Care or Stanton County FFA in care of Garnand Funeral Home, PO Box 715, Johnson, Kansas 67855.  Condolences may be posted at www.garnadfuneralhomes.com.

Julie Ann Englert

Julie Ann Englert, 53, died on Friday, Dec. 30, 2016 at her home in Syracuse, Kan. She was born on June 19, 1963, in Syracuse to Adola Levens (dec. 1997) and Claude Hubbard (dec. 1965). She attended Syracuse High School, where she met Anthony “Tony” Englert. They were married in 1980 and together raised four sons. Tony passed away in 2015, a loss which devastated Julie. During her life she enjoyed woodworking, fishing, reading, a good scary movie, listening to music, and spending time with her family. She was devoted to her children, to whom she imparted gifts of love, curiosity, and good humor. Julie is survived by her sons: Ben (spouse Holly Watts), Jon (spouse Anna), Joe (spouse Marisa) and Luke (partner Reid Bangert); her sisters Susan McBee (spouse Keith) and Nancy Worthey (spouse Criss); her brother Randy Levens (spouse Rhonda); and nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017 at the Syracuse Junior-Senior High School auditorium at 10:30 a.m. MST (11:30 a.m. CST). Julie wished to be cremated and a graveside service is not planned. Her remains will be interred with Tony’s at Syracuse Cemetery later this year in a private ceremony. In lieu of flowers, the family would welcome donations in Julie’s honor to a memorial charity previously established for Tony. Donations can be made out to the Western Kansas Community Foundation with The Tony Englert Memorial Fund in the memo line and sent to the Western Kansas Community Foundation office at 402 N. Main St., Garden City, KS. 67846. All contributors will receive an acknowledgement letter that their donation is tax deductible. Monies from this fund will be disbursed in the coming years to nonprofit charities and causes consistent with the wishes and interests of Tony and Julie.

Harry Hunter Herndon, Jr.

Harry Hunter Herndon, Jr., age 91, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 29, 2016 at the Greeley County Long Term Care in Tribune, Kan. He was born on Jan. 26, 1925 in Syracuse, Kan., the son of Harry Hunter Herndon, Sr. and Evalena (Gragg) Herndon.

Harry began his life in Syracuse, growing up on a farm Southeast of town and attended Syracuse High School, graduating in 1947. During the World War II era, he was going to be drafted into the United States Army, but rather than being drafted he enlisted in the United States Navy before he got out of high school. Upon returning from his military service, he returned to Syracuse where he continued to farm and ranch southeast of Syracuse. Harry devoted the majority of his life to farming and ranching, and retired in 1984. In 2010, he moved to the Seasons Of Life Living Center due to his health. In April of 2016, he moved to Greeley County Long Term Care in Tribune, and resided there until his passing.

Harry was a member of the St. Raphael Catholic Church. He enjoyed hunting elk in the Colorado mountains, had a great love for collecting old classic cars and pickups, and enjoyed collecting art paintings and building picture frames for them.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Harry Sr. and Evalena Herndon; a half-brother, Olen Bayliss; two sisters, Betty Lou Herndon, and Margaret Almeda Herndon; and a half-sister, Violet Bayliss. He is survived by numerous friends.

Graveside Services were held on Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017 at the Syracuse Cemetery in Syracuse. Visitation was held on Monday, Jan. 2, 2017 at the Fellers Funeral Home LLC, Syracuse.

Condolences may be sent to fellersfh@yahoo.com. In Lieu of Flowers memorial contributions may be payable to the St. Raphael Catholic Church,  and sent in care of Fellers Funeral Home & Monuments LLC, P.O. Box 1253, Syracuse, KS 67878. 620-384-5100.

Robert Harold Hamilton

Robert Harold Hamilton, 99 of Greeley, Colo. formerly of Holly, Colo. went to his heavenly home on Dec. 16, 2016 in Greeley. 
A celebration of life is being planned for June 2017 in Holly when Harold would have turned 100.

Harold was born on June 6, 1917 in Groom, Texas to Robert Bruce Hamilton and Neva Hughes Hamilton.  When he was three-years-old, the family moved to Holly. 

He graduated from Holly High School in May 1935.  In September 1940, he entered into the US Army serving during WWII in Germany among other places.

After his discharge in June 1945 he moved to Denver, Colo. where he met and married Virginia Spiller on Oct. 5, 1947. After their marriage, they moved to Holly where Harold was employed by Donahue Motor Company for the next thirty years as the parts manager.  Harold & Virginia had three daughters Kathy, Charmaine and Jan.  They later divorced. 

He was a member of the Holly VFW and Holly Volunteer Fire Department. 
On Feb. 20, 1988 Harold married Aura Bell Thompson Schnabel. They lived south of Holly for many years until moving to Greeley in Sept. 2011 to be closer to family.  They were very devoted to each other in their golden years

Harold was a faithful member of the Star Community Church and loved to read his Bible every day. Harold was a man of few words, but he had a great smile and was a loving man. He loved to play Skip-Bo everyday with his wife Aura Bell and their friend Jack.

He is survived by his loving wife Aura Bell of Greeley;  daughters, Kathy Glassburn (Bob) of Padroni, Colo., Charmaine Herbel (Gary) of Kingsland, Texas and Janice Michael of Sterling, Colo.;  step-daughters, Kay Anderson (Ernie) of Greeley, Karon Cope (Wayne) of Houston, Texas; step-sons,  Dave Schnabel (Dorothy) of Dodge City, Kan. and Ross Schnabel (Bonni) of Hutchison, Kan.;  grandsons,  Lance McDermed, Jason Glassburn and Blake Michael.  He is also survived by nine step-grandchildren, step- great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

Harold was preceded in death by his parents, Bruce and Neva Hamilton; grandson, Christopher McDermed; son-in-law,  Jon Michael; siblings,  Irene Souders, Odette Ritchie, Marvin Hamilton, Bernard Hamilton, Helen Moore, Bernice Stultz, Lloyd Hamilton and Hazel Brown.

Memorial donations may be made to the R & R Retreat for Missionaries in care of Valley Memorial Funeral Chapel, P.O. Box 950, Lamar, CO 81052. For more information or to leave online condolences, please visit www.valleymemorialfc.com.

Dorothy Jean (Amer) Sheckler

Dorothy Jean (Amer) Sheckler, age 81, passed away on Friday, Dec. 16, 2016 at the Swedish Medical Center in Englewood, Colo. She was born on Jan. 15, 1935 in Mound City, Kan., the daughter of Floyd J. Amer and Dorothy Marie (Reynolds) Amer.
Dorothy began her life in Mound City, Kansas, and was an only child. At the age of 10, she moved to Tribune where she attended Greeley County High School. On Dec. 19, 1952, she married Billie J. Lawrence of Sharon Springs, Kan. in Tribune, Kan. and later divorced. To this union five children were born, Linda Jean, Diana, Dennis, Billy and Gaila. While married to Billie she moved several times due to Billie being in the military. In 1953, she moved to Anchorage, Alaska, until 1955, when she moved to San Antonio, Texas. In 1958, she moved to Moses Lake, Wash., and later in 1959, she moved to the Tacoma, Wash. area. In 1964, she opened a dress shop that was called Lou Jean Apparel and closed in 1970.  In November of 1970, she married James Lee Sheckler in Tacoma. To this union one child was born, Jana. In 1977, she moved to Tribune where she and James Lee husband began farming. She married Marvin Moser in 2000, but later divorced. Jean was a devoted mother, grandmother, great grandmother, and mentor.   She was always involved in the community and enjoyed living in Tribune and resided there until her passing.
Jean was a life member of the VFW 7521, United Methodist Church, past EMT for Greeley County, and served on the Soil Conservation Board for 17 years. She enjoyed bowling, was an accomplished artist, was an excellent seamstress, but most of all she enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Floyd and Dorothy Marie; and one spouse, James Lee Sheckler.
She is survived by two sons, Dennis Lawrence of Lakewood, Wash. and  Billy (& wife Julie Moritz) Lawrence, of Lake Tapps, Wash.; four daughters, Linda (& husband Jay) Taylor of Tribune, Diana (& husband Brad) Clark of Junction City, Kan., Dr. Gaila (& husband Kurt) Austin-Hill of Lamar, Colo., and Jana Sheckler of Westport, Wash.; nine grandchildren, Jeremy, Jason, Jami, Billy, Heather Lynn, Joseph, Nicholas, Craig, and Heather Jean; nine great grandchildren, Joshua, Braden, Hailey, Rhyan, Piper Jean, Aaliyan, Brianna, Brook, and Connor; as well as numerous family members and friends
Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, Dec. 22, 2016  at  1 p.m. (MST)  at the  United Methodist Church, in Tribune, KS.   Burial will follow in the Greeley County Cemetery in Tribune.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, Dec. 22, 2016 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m (MST) at the United Methodist Church, Tribune, prior to the service.
Condolences may be sent to fellersfh@yahoo.com. In Lieu of Flowers memorial contributions may be payable to the Dorothy Jean Sheckler Memorial Fund, and sent in care of Fellers Funeral Home & Monuments LLC, P.O. Box 1253, Syracuse, KS 67878, 620-384-5100.

Doris Darlene (Wilson) Gibbens

Doris Darlene (Wilson) Gibbens, age 88, passed away on Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at her home in Syracuse, Kansas. She was born on March 17, 1928 in Pratt, Kansas, the daughter of Alfred Wilson and Ethyl (Pierce) Wilson.
 
Doris began her life in Pratt, and was the youngest in a family of ten. She grew up in Pratt and attended Pratt High School. In 1943, she married Jerry Cary and they made their home in Clarksville,Tennessee. While Jerry was serving his tour of duty in the military during World War II, he died from combat injuries. She moved back to Pratt where she was a homemaker and also worked as an operator for the Telephone Company. In 1945, she married Paul Schouten and continued to live in Pratt and later divorced. To this union one son was born, Carl. In 1960, she moved to Denver, Colorado, where she met and married Marion Murl Gibbens and to this union two sons were born, Johney in 1961, and Arnold in 1964. In 1963, she moved to Syracuse where she began working as a Nurses Aid at the Hamilton County Hospital and was also the Activity Director at the nursing home. She enjoyed living in Syracuse and resided there until her passing. Doris was a member of the Civil Air Patrol and American Legion. She enjoyed crocheting, watching the ducks and geese at Sam’s Pond, swimming and roller skating as a youngster, watching the food network, loved her dogs and cats, but most of all she enjoyed fixing dinner on Sundays for her family.
 
She was preceded in death by her parents, Alfred and Ethel Wilson; first spouse, Jerry Cary; third spouse, Marion Murl Gibbens; five brothers, Harold Messker, Ralph Messker, Lewis Wilson, Alfred Wilson, Jr., and Bob Wilson; four sisters, Lois Clark, June Wilson, Lola Messker, and Juanita Wilson; one grandchild; and one great grandson.
 
She is survived by four sons, Johney (& wife Sherie) Gibbens of Syracuse, Kan., Arnold Gibbens of Syracuse, Kan., Carl (& wife Viki) Schouten of Syracuse, and Frank (& wife Myrtle) Cary of Wichita, Kan.; 11 grandchildren; 23 great grandchildren; three great great grandchildren; and as well as numerous family members and friends
 
Funeral Services were held on Friday, Dec. 9, 2016 at the First Christian Church, in Syracuse. Burial will be held on Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016 at 1 p.m. (CST) in the Greenlawn Cemetery Pratt, Kan. Visitation was held on Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016 from 3 to 7 p.m. (MST) at the Fellers Funeral Home LLC, Syracuse.
 
Condolences may be sent to fellersfh@yahoo.com. In Lieu of Flowers memorial contributions may be payable to the Syracuse Humane Society, and sent in care of Fellers Funeral Home & Monuments LLC, P.O. Box 1253, Syracuse, KS 67878. 620-384-5100.

Roger E. Hurst

Roger E. Hurst, age 82, of Johnson, Kan., died Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016, at his home in Johnson.  He was born Feb. 2, 1934, in Howard, Kan., the son of Howard and Iva (Cory) Hurst.

Roger moved to Stanton County when he was 10 years old.  He graduated from high school at the age of 16.  He went to work at a welding shop and purchased his first car.  Roger then began farming and ranching in Stanton County, and had bought an interest in the Valley State Bank.  Roger enjoyed many things, but none more than his family.  He made time for them for them and supported them always.  He enjoyed visiting with his grandchildren and great-grandchildren and attending their events.  Roger was a very generous person and was willing to help anyone in need.  Roger married Delomia Goodman on Dec. 10, 2002, in Garden City, Kan.  He loved to dance, which is where he met his wife, and they traveled to many places including Alaska and also two cruises.  He also loved camping.  Roger owned his own plane and was a member of the Flying Farmers of Stanton County.  He was devoted to the First United Methodist Church and served in many capacities and on many boards.  He also served on the Stanton County Hospital Board, Johnson Co-op Board and USD #492 School Board.  Roger and Delomia recently moved to the Memorial Living Center in Johnson.

Survivors include his wife, Delomia of their home; sons, Brent Hurst and wife Mary Ann of Colwich, Kan., Gary Hurst and wife Deanna of Lyons, Kan.; daughters, Sheryl Deyoe and husband Dennis of Ulysses, Kan., Deborah Walker and husband Lonnie of Manter, Kan.; step-daughters, Joanna Bowles of Hot Springs, Ark., Rebecca Hillard and husband Richard of Guymon, Okla., and Jamie Terry and husband James of Holcomb, Kan.; eight grandchildren, 11 step-grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren, and one due in March; numerous nieces, nephews; and friends galore.

He is preceded in death by his parents; brother, Raymond Hurst; sister, Karla Kaye Hurst; grandsons, Joshua Pearce and Jarett Hurst; and step-sons, Gilbert Patrick Widows and Steve Raye Widows,

Funeral services will be Friday, Dec. 9, 2016 at 10 a.m. at the First United Methodist Church in Johnson. with Reverend Richard Fitzgerald presiding.  Burial will follow at the Stanton County Cemetery in Johnson.  Friends may call Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016 from 10 a.m. until 7 p.m. at Garnand Funeral Home in Johnson with family present from 10 until 11 a.m.  Memorials may be given to the First United Methodist Church or the St. Catherine Hospice in care of Garnand Funeral Home, PO Box 715, Johnson, Kansas 67855.

Calvin Harry Reed

Calvin Harry Reed, age 94, passed away on Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016 at the Hamilton County Hospital in Syracuse, Kan.  The eldest son of Calvin Carl Reed and Leslie (Crittenden) Reed, he was born Nov. 19, 1922 in La Junta, Colo.
 
Harry lived in multiple eastern Colorado and Kansas cities throughout his childhood and adolescent years, graduating from Emporia High School.  He attended Friends University before enlisting in the U.S. Army Air Corp serving his nation in the European Theatre during World War II.  He returned to Coolidge, Kan. where he worked 28 years for the Kansas Department of Transportation and concurrently pursued his love of farming and ranching.  He was fortunate to enjoy 46 years of marriage to Twyla Scott prior to her death in 2007.
 
Harry was an elder of the First Presbyterian Church in both Coolidge and Syracuse, was a 71-year member of the Syracuse Masonic Lodge 309 and served 35 years on the Coolidge Township Council.  He was a voracious reader with a passion for history, enjoyed working on the farm and above all else was dedicated to his family.
 
He was preceded in death by his parents; a spouse, Twyla Reed; two sons, Keith Reed and Scott Reed; and two brothers, Keith Reed and Jack Reed.

He is survived by one son, Billy Reed of Coolidge; one daughter, Marsha (& husband Bill) Lewis of Syracuse; four grandchildren, Meghan (& husband Jay) Houtsma, Libby Lewis, Blake Lewis, and Taylor (& wife Saraya) Lewis; and six great grandchildren.   
 
Graveside Services will be held on Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016 at 11 a.m. (MDT) at the Coolidge Cemetery, Coolidge, Kan.
 
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016 from 3 to 7 p.m. (MDT) at Fellers Funeral Home LLC in Syracuse.

Condolences may be sent  to fellersfh@yahoo.com.  In Lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be payable to the First Presbyterian Church, and sent in care of Fellers Funeral Home & Monuments LLC, P.O. Box 1253, Syracuse, KS 67878. 620-384-5100.