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Doris I. "Jackie" Unruh

Posted 12/6/2018

HALSTEAD—Doris I.  “Jackie” Unruh, died Monday, Dec. 3, 2018 at the Homestead of Halstead.

She was born April 1, 1933 at Canton, to Ervin and Adeline (Nightingale) Becker.

She was a Halstead resident since 1955 and was a dietary worker at Halstead Hospital for 20 years.

On Feb. 15, 1953 she married Edwin A. Unruh at Moundridge. He preceded her in death Sept. 10, 2011.

She is survived by daughters: Rita (Alan) Beach, Haysville; Trula (Daniel) Unruh, Gentry, Arkansas; Lisa Unruh, Columbus, MS; brothers: LeRoy, and John (Minnie) Becker, Moundridge; sisters: Wilma Nightingale, Nadine Unruh, LaVaun (Frank) Wenger, all of Moundridge; Deola (Carl) Wenger, Hesston; Judy (Harold) Koehn, Montezuma; four grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a sister, Marcella Koehn.

Friends called from 2-8 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 5, at Kaufman Funeral Home, Halstead. The family greeted friends from 6:30-8 p.m.

Funeral service was at 10 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 6, also at Kaufman Funeral Home, with Ministers Dean Becker and Franklin Wenger presiding.

Burial will follow at Halstead Cemetery.

Memorials may be given to Good Shepherd Hospice in care of the funeral home.