• Margaret E. Funk

    6 Feb 2018

  • Sedan – Margaret E. Funk, age 88, of Sedan, Kansas passed away Tuesday, February 6, 2018 at the Pleasant Valley Manor in Sedan.

    Margaret was born on October 28, 1929 in Sedan, Kansas to Ben J. Funk and Lora (Hammond) Funk.  Margaret grew up in Sedan and graduated from Sedan High School.

    After high school, Margaret received her Bachelor’ Degree from Ottawa University in Ottawa, Kansas, she then received her Master’s Degree in Library Science from the Kansas State Teacher’s College in Emporia.

    After College, Margaret moved to Winfield, Kansas where she worked as a librarian for fifteen years before moving back home to Sedan to help care for her mother.  Margaret lived in Sedan most of her life.

    Margaret was a longtime member of the First Baptist Church in Sedan where she sang in the choir and helped with many church activities throughout the years.  She also enjoyed drinking coffee with her friends at the Ranch Restaurant for many years.

    Margaret is survived by many nieces and nephews; her family at Pleasant Valley Manor and her First Baptist Church family.

    She was preceded in death by her two brothers, Wayne and Carl Funk, and her parents Ben and Lora Funk.

    A Memorial Service will be held on Tuesday, February 13, 2018 at 3:00 p.m. at the First Baptist Church in Sedan, Kansas with Pastor Mark Davis officiating.  Burial will take place at Greenwood Cemetery in Sedan.

    Memorials can be made in memory of Margaret to the First Baptist Church in Sedan and may be left in care of the Dickens Family Funeral Home, 209 N. Douglas, Sedan, Kansas 67361.

     

  • 2 comments

    A lovely lady and friend,knew her all my life,little lad with loads of power,

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    I'm so sorry about Margaret. Another classmate gone.

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