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E. Juanita (Mangels) Hershey

KSCB News - November 7, 2012 12:00 am

E. Juanita (Mangels) Hershey , 96, died Monday, November 5, 2012, at Southwest Medical Center , in Liberal.

She was born June 20, 1916, at Plevna, Kansas , to Chester and Mary (Nusser) Mangels.

She graduated from Rolla High School in 1934. She was a teacher at country schools in Morton and Stevens County . She was a member of First Baptist Church in Elkhart , where she served as church secretary and Sunday School Superintendent. She was also a member of Emmanuel Baptist Church , in Liberal, and Gideons International.

She married Wayne D. Hershey, on April 20, 1940, in Guymon , OK . He preceded her in death on March 25, 1997.

Survivors include:

1 Daughter – Lora Lou Hershey-Martin and husband Larry of Liberal.

1 Granddaughter – LuWanna V. Hershey of Boston , MA .

1 Brother – Darrell Mangels and wife Joan, of Hutchinson , KS .

She was preceded in death by 3 Brothers, Harold, Vernon , and Don Mangels.

Funeral Service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Sat., November 10, at First Baptist Church in Elkhart , with Bro.Wyatt Carpenter and Dr. Jack Jacob, officiating. Burial will follow at Rolla Cemetery , in Rolla , KS .

Visitation Time will be 1:00 – 8:00 p.m. Thursday and 9:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. Friday at Brenneman Funeral Home Chapel, Liberal. The family will receive friends on Friday, from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Memorial Contributions may be made to Gideons International, in care of Brenneman Funeral Home, 1212 W. 2nd St. , Liberal , KS 67901 .

Condolences also may be sent to the family at www.brennemanfuneralhome.com

 
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