The Rev. Martin A. Pullmann, 80, of 2106 Susan Court, Winfield, died July 5, 1999, at his home.
A family burial service will be held Thursday morning in Highland Cemetery. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church. The Rev. Rick Hathaway will officiate.
Friends may call at Swisher-Taylor & Morris Funeral Home from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday.
Memorials have been established with Trinity Lutheran Church and Hospice Inc.
Pullmann was born Oct. 19, 1918, at Midland, S.D., to George H. and Hilda (Bender) Pullmann. He graduated from Concordia High School, St. Paul, Minn., and Concordia Theological Seminary, Springfield, Ill.
On Aug. 14, 1942, he married Norlena "Nora" Vandre in Springfield, Ill.
Pullmann served churches in the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod from 1942 to 1984. They were in Durham, Hoxie and Kinsley, Trinity Lutheran Church in Leavenworth, Hope Lutheran Church in Topeka and Trinity Lutheran Church in Winfield. He served St. John's College from 1966 to 1980 in several positions.
From 1950 to 1982 Pullmann served the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod in various capacities and was district vice president of the Kansas District from 1970 to 1982.
Survivors include his wife, Nora Pullmann, Winfield; three sons, Fred Pullmann, Hays, Ray Pullmann, Houston, and Mark Pullman, Kearney, Neb.; a daughter, Jerelyn Grove, Minnetonka, Minn.; three brothers, Elmer Pullmann, Rolla, Mo., and Carl Pullmann and Paul Pullman, both of North Platte, Neb.; five sisters, Esther Weidner, Elkhorn, Iowa, Clara Shore, California, Frieda Kumm, Leavenworth, Lydia Oppen, Demming, N.M., and Ellen Gilder, Milaca, Minn.; 11 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
HOWARD - Norma Jean Hays, 59, of Howard, died July 2, 1999, at her home.
Private services will be held.
A memorial service has been established with the Leukemia Society.
Zimmerman Funeral Home of Howard has charge of arrangements.
Hays was born Dec. 17, 1939, in Aberdeen, S.D., to A.W. "Bob" and Lucille Doris (Whittlinger) Fletcher.
She moved with her family to California where she attended school until moving to Wichita in 1945. She graduated from Wichita North High School in 1958 and moved to Kansas City, Mo., where she was employed as a receptionist.
On Nov. 14, 1958, she married William Charles Hays in Miami, Okla. They lived in Kansas City for a brief time before moving to the state of Washington. They made their home in Washington for several years before moving to southern California, then to Denver. In 1995 they retired and moved to Howard.
Survivors include her husband, Bill Hays, and a son, Scott Hays, both of Howard; a daughter, Kelley Hays, Herndon, Va.; her parents, A.W. "Bob" and Lucille Fletcher, Howard; a brother, Ronald Fletcher, San Bernadino, Calif.; a sister, Rita Heston, Valley Center; and one grandchild.
Services for Mack Summers, 63, who died July 1, 1999, were held at 10:30 a.m., July 5 at the First United Methodist Church. The Rev. Rick Thornton officiated, and Louise Schuppener was the organist. Burial was in Highland Cemetery.
Casket bearers were Warren Andreas, Ron Broadhurst, Worrall Clift, Norman Hearn, Tom Herlocker, Tom Jester and Marshall Detter.
Memorials have been established with the First United Methodist Church and the American Heart Association.
Swisher-Taylor & Morris Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
ARKANSAS CITY - Georgia Illa Stansbarger, 83, of Arkansas City, died July 5, 1999, at Presbyterian Manor Health Care Center in Arkansas City.
Services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at Central Christian Church. The Rev. Steven R. Chambers will officiate. Burial will be in Memorial Lawn Cemetery.
Friends may call at Hawks Funeral Home Wednesday and Thursday from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
A memorial has been established with the Presbyterian Manor Health Care Center. Contributions may be made through the funeral home.
Stansbarger was born June 6, 1916, in Camden, Mo., to George Oscar and Edith May (Sweatt) Hedrick. After graduating from high school, she moved to Wichita.
On April 9, 1935, she married Charles William Stansbarger in Wellington. They lived in Wichita until 1952 when they moved to Arkansas City.
Stansbarger worked for Newman's Dry Goods for 35 years and then at the senior center until December 1996.
She was a member of Central Christian Church and the Royal Neighbors of America, which she served as treasurer for many years.
Survivors include three sons, Robert Stansbarger and Ronald Stansbarger, both of Arkansas City, and Donald Stansbarger, Torrence, Calif.; a sister, Lucille Conover, address not given; nine grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
Her husband, Charles Stansbarger, and a daughter, Sharon Cully, preceded her in death.
Geraldine Florence-Hawkins, 48, a resident of Southwind Residential Services in Winfield, died July 5, 1999, at William Newton Memorial Hospital.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday in the Winfield State Hospital and Training Center Cemetery.
Friends may call at Miles Funeral Service from noon to 9 p.m. Thursday and until noon Friday.
Florence-Hawkins was born July 3, 1951, in Great Bend, to Freddie Florence and Peggy (Hawkins) Greene.
She became a resident of Norton State Hospital when she was three years old and resided at Winfield State Hospital from 1954 to 1961. She lived at Parsons State Hospital before returning to Winfield in 1975. She had resided at Focus Developmental Center before moving to Southwind Residential Services in 1998.
Survivors include four sisters, Dorothy Hawkins, Margaret Evans and Mary Burrows, all of Kansas City, Mo., and Kristine Cunningham, St. Louis; and her guardian, Kathy Nelson, Winfield.
Rose Marie Giddens
WELLINGTON - Rose Marie Giddens, 69, homemaker, of Wellington, died July 5, 1999, in Wellington.
Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday in Union-Graham Cemetery
Friends may call at Frank Funeral Home, 417 N. Washington, Wellington, from 5 to 9 this evening.
Survivors include three sons, Rick Connelly, Florida, LeRoy Giddens, Winfield, and Mark Giddens, Wellington; two daughters, Dee Mazur and Melodie Dillard, both of Winfield; four brothers, Ron Waldroupe, Wellington, James Waldroupe, Hoisington, Dennis Waldroupe, Granby, Mo., and Glen Waldroupe, Arkansas City; three sisters, Betty Beard, Wellington, Viola Puffenbarger, Caldwell, and her twin sister, Ruby Schalk, Arkansas City; and eight grandchildren.
Paul Richard Funk, 87, of 809 E. 14th, Winfield, died July 7, 1999, at Wesley Medical Center in Wichita.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at Trinity Lutheran Church. The Rev. Rick Hathaway will officiate. Burial will be in Mulvane Cemetery.
Friends may call at Swisher-Taylor & Morris Funeral Home from 1 to 7 p.m. Sunday.
A memorial has been established with Trinity Lutheran Church. Contributions may be made through the funeral home.
Funk was born March 23, 1912, in Galatia, to Conrad and Lydia (Critzenberger) Funk. On Dec. 2, 1960, he married Ida Cain in Great Bend.
While in the Great Bend and Hoisington area, he owned and operated a Gambles retail store and two Firestone automotive stores and also farmed. The Funks later moved to Wichita where he owned and operated a Phillips 66 filling station and a Deep Rock filling station. After moving to Mulvane, Funk owned and operated Paul's Carry-Out for 14 years before retiring and moving to Winfield in 1982.
Survivors include his wife, Ida Funk, Winfield; a son, Kenneth Funk, Hays; a stepson, Richard Tieperman, Winfield; two daughters, Carolyn Kisner, Wichita, and Beverly McCormick, Marshfield, Mo.; two stepdaughters, Sheryl Skipper, Garland, Texas, and Cynthia Naillon, Winfield; two brothers, Raymond Funk and Leonard Funk, both of Galatia; a sister, Clara Baker, Hillsboro; 19 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren.
An infant daughter, Paula Funk, and a stepson, Don Lee Tieperman, preceded him in death.
OXFORD - Golda Violet Johnson, 88, formerly of Winfield, died July 7, 1999, at Riverview Manor and Village in Oxford.
Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at Swisher-Taylor & Morris Memorial Chapel. Pastor Diane Massey will officiate.
A memorial has been established with the Winfield Public Library. Contributions may be made through the funeral home.
Johnson was born March 29, 1911, in Astoria, Mo., to Dorman and Eva (Rice) Ingraham. She graduated from Pittsburg State Teachers College.
She spent her early years teaching in rural schools before becoming a licensed practical nurse. She worked at William Newton Memorial Hospital and gave private care.
On Dec. 30, 1936, she married Irl Johnson in Winfield. He died Feb. 17, 1971.
Survivors include a son, Peter Johnson, Leon; four daughters, Claire Graham, Winfield, Judith Delaney, Richmond, Va., Sara Smith, Ellsworth, Maine, and Harriet Brannum, address not given; 18 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
Memorial services for Golda V. Johnson, 88, who died July 7, 1999, were held at 2 p.m. July 9 in Swisher-Taylor & Morris Memorial Chapel. Pastor Diane Massey officiated.
Pianist Soloman Johnson played "Amazing Grace." Guitarist Ned Graham performed "Red River Valley." June Vasey was the organist.
A memorial has been established with the Winfield Public Library.
MIAMI, Okla. - Donald Ray Price, 59, of Miami, formerly of Winfield, died July 6, 1999, at Integris Baptist Regional Health Center in Miami.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at the First Baptist Church. Chaplain Bob Barker and the Rev. Jackie Allen will officiate. Burial will be in G.A.R. Cemetery. Paul Thomas Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
The family suggests donations to Gideon International at P.O. Box 121, Miami, OK 74355 or to the education fund for Sean and Matthew Price in care of any branch of First National Bank of Miami.
Price was born Oct. 31, 1939, in Miami, to Ray and Marie (Jackson) Price. On Sept. 5, 1981, he and his wife, Carol, were married in Winfield.
The Prices moved from Winfield to Miami in 1986. He owned and operated Price Moving and Storage while living in Winfield.
Price had been a chapel volunteer at Integris Baptist Regional Health Center for several years and a member of Gideons International and of the First Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Carol Price, and three sons, David Price, Sean Price and Matthew Price, all of Miami; a daughter, Donna Perry, Winfield; his parents, Ray and Marie Price, San Simeon, Calif.; two brothers, R.E. "Eddie" Price, Miami, and Leroy Price, San Simeon, Calif.; and five grandchildren.