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Ed McGinness

Services for retired farmer Edward W. McGinness, 95, who died Tuesday at St. Luke Living Center, were Friday at Aulne United Methodist Church. Burial was at Prairie Lawn Cemetery, Peabody.

Born Aug. 11, 1922, in Aulne to William E. and Nancy (Larsen) McGinness, he married Ruth (Klein) McGinness on Aug. 29, 1948, in Marion, farmed in the Marion and Aulne areas, and worked at the county Agricultural Conservation and Stabilization Service office.

Survivors include son David, Newton; daughter Marilee, who lives in North Carolina; a granddaughter; and three great-grandchildren.

His wife, brother Earl McGinness, and sister Dorothy Steinert preceded him in death.

A memorial fund has been established with the living center.

Dayle Unruh

Services for Dayle Unruh, 92, who died Monday at Kansas Heart Hospital in Wichita, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at First Mennonite Church, Hillsboro.

She was born Oct. 18, 1925, to Dan and Emma (Schroeder) Klassen in Hillsboro.  She and Ennis Unruh were married Nov. 3, 1946, in Hillsboro.  

She is survived by a son, David of Los Angles, California; daughter, Nancy Klaassen of Hillsboro; three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Interment will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Cemetery.  Family will receive guests from 6-8 p.m. Friday at Jost Funeral Home in Hillsboro.

Memorials are established with First Mennonite Church or Hillsboro Senior Center and can be sent in care of the funeral home, P.O. Box 266, Hillsboro, KS 67063.  

Last modified Feb. 14, 2018