Joan A. Seitz (Wilburn)
1937 – 2019
Joan Agnes (Wilburn) Seitz, 81, of Atchison KS passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019 at the Atchison Hospital surrounded by family.
Celebration of Life Service will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019 at the Becker-Dyer-Stanton Funeral Home with Rev. Seth Montgomery officiating. Visitation will be from 10:00 am until time of service on Saturday at the funeral home. Joan’s wish was to be cremated and private burial of the cremated remains will be at a later date. Memorial contributions are suggested to the VFW Post # 1175 and may be sent in care of the funeral home. Condolences to the family may be left online at www.beckerdyer.com.
Joan was born on Feb. 17, 1937 the eleventh of fifteen children to John and Mary Rose (Koester) Wilburn. Joan married Phillip Ingels on July 20, 1968. They moved to Valley Falls and raised their four daughters and one son. Phil passed away on Dec. 25, 1983. Joan was married to David Seitz on Nov. 3, 1988. Dave passed away on April 12, 2005.
With her family, Joan enjoyed horse shows; camping trips, 4th of July get together’s, play cards, making wine, salsa and relish, sewing, traveling with Dave in their trucking business; and listening to country music at full volume. With her VFW family, she played shuffleboard, participated in pitch tournaments, Sunday Chiefs games, and enjoyed sitting at the “picnic table of wisdom”.
Survivors include daughters, Audrey (Rick) Blanton, Winchester, KS, Gerri (Rick) Taliaferro, Effingham, KS and Michelle (Steve) Hamilton, Holton, KS. Step-son, Ryan (Heather) Seitz, Central City, NE, grandchildren: Heather Blanton, (Jim Davis), Ryan Taliaferro, Justin (Jennifer) McAlexander, Jacob (Jennifer) Taliaferro, Eric (Cecilia) Blanton, Cody (Amara) McAlexander, Curt (Shayna) McAlexander, Chad Ingels, Alan (Chelsey) Brown, Colby Herren, Rikki (Andrew) Kanning, Katelyn (Trenton) Cox and 20 great grandchildren, brothers: Frank Wilburn, Gladstone, MO, and Art Wilburn, Easton, KS, sister Hazel Cummings, Lancaster, KS. Joan was also preceded in death by two children, daughter Toni “Sis” Herren and son Tony Ingels, brothers: Bernard, John, Earl, Elmer, Harold, Leo, and Walt Wilburn, and sisters: Marie Smith, Lois Artibee, Shirley Sowers, and Carol Sowers.
Larry Wayne Garrett
1945 – 2019
Larry Wayne Garrett, of St. Joseph, passed away Thursday, February 14, 2019 at his residence. Funeral services will be 10:00 am, Tuesday, February 19, 2019 at Central Christian Church, Pastor Pete Smith officiating, The family will receive friends from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Monday at the Rupp Funeral Home. The Interment with military honors will be at the Mount Auburn Cemetery. Memorials are requested to the American Heart Association, American Diabetes Association.
Clint J. Willman
1983 – 2019
Clint J. Willman, 35, St. Joseph, Missouri, formerly of Omaha, Nebraska, passed away Wednesday, February 13, 2019, at Mosaic Life Care, St. Joseph.
He was born November 4, 1983, to Sharon Lynn (Bottorff) Lawrence and Alvin Leonard Willman in Mesa, Arizona.
Clint graduated from Central High School and attended Missouri Western State University, where he wrote for the university newspaper in “Clint’s Corner.” He later owned and operated Pac-Man Moving and volunteered for the Siena/Francis House Homeless Shelter, both in Omaha, Nebraska.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Gerald and Geneva Bottorff; uncle, Mike Bottorff; and cousin, Gina.
Survivors include his mother.
The family will gather with friends 2:00 to 4:00 P.M. Sunday, February 24, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Flowers are appreciated and for those wishing to make a contribution, the family requests they be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Online guest book and obituary at www.meierhoffer.com.
Kyle Anthony Juhl
1989 – 2019
Kyle Anthony (Hammer) Juhl, 29, of Wathena, Kansas passed away Wednesday, February 13, 2019, after being struck by an oncoming vehicle while making a heroic attempt to assist another motorist who was having a medical emergency.
Kyle was born on April 14, 1989, to Tonya Juhl & Curt Swoboda.
He was a member of the U.S. Army. He was a founding partner in Com Sol (Private Armed Security).
Kyle was preceded in death by a son, Axton King Juhl, maternal grandfather, Wallace Juhl, paternal grandmother, Alice Keller, paternal grandmother, Beverly Swoboda & Paternal grandparents, Ray & Stella Manthe.
Kyle married Amy Nester on April 10, 2009 in Troy, Kansas. She survives of the home.
Additional survivors, children, Adrik, Kwynn, Axel & Ajay Juhl;
Parents, Dan & Tonya Keller, Troy, Kansas;
Curt & Tammy Swoboda of Wathena, Kansas;
Brother, Kace Keller, Troy, Kansas;
Mother & father-in-laws; Bill & Theresa Nester & Doug & Karla Timmons;
Maternal grandmother, Nellie Juhl;
Paternal grandfather, Howard Keller Jr.;
Paternal grandfather, Eugene Swoboda;
Sisters-in-law, Jennifer, Laura & Ashlee Nester;
Brothers-in-law, Billy Nester & Tim King;
Numerous aunts, uncles, cousins & friends.
Memorial Service: 11:00 A.M. Monday, February 18, 2019.
At the: First Christian Church in Troy, Kansas.
Visitation: 4-6 Sunday at the church. Harman-Rohde Funeral Home in Wathena, Kansas.
In charge of arrangements.
Kyle’s wishes were to be cremated with inurnment at a later date.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Kyle Juhl Memorial Fund.