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Peter A Ediger
Birth: Jan. 15, 1905
Groveland
McPherson County
Kansas, USA
Death: Oct. 10, 1974
Hutchinson
Reno County
Kansas, USA

Pete A. Ediger, 69, died at South Hospital [Hutchinson, Kansas] early Wednesday morning, October 10, 1974. He was born January 15, 1905, in McPherson County to David H. Ediger and
Aganatha (Dirksen) Ediger
.

He married Helen G. Enns, January 10, 1926 at Inman. He had been a resident of Hutchinson since 1951, and was retired from Western Foods Co.

He was a member of the Westside Baptist Church.

Survivors at the time of his passing were his wife; two sons, LeRoy and Verne; daughter, Leona; three brothers, Jacob A., Edward A., and Martin A.; four sisters, Mrs. Katherine Doerksen, Mrs. Louise Pauls, Mrs. Sarah Regier and Mrs. Marie Regier; five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

The funeral service was held Saturday, October 13, at Johnson and Sons Chapel with Rev. W.O. Hopper and Robert Shelton officiating. Burial was at Hoffnungsau Cemetery.

An anecdote about my Dad: Through the years, he seemed to have a hard time keeping hub caps on tires, so when one would fall off he'd have to stop the car to retrieve it. En route to the cemetery, the hearse lost a hub cap from one of its tires, and the driver had to stop to retrieve it...
 
 
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 Parents:
  David Heinrich Ediger (1872 - 1946)
  Aganatha Dirksen Ediger (1873 - 1948)
 
 Spouse:
  Helen Gertrude Enns Ediger (1903 - 1986)
 
 Children:
  Roland Ediger (1926 - 1926)*
  Leona Mae Ediger Orr (1927 - 1988)*
  LeRoy Gene Ediger (1930 - 1978)*
  LaVonne Kay Ediger (1943 - 1943)*
 
 Siblings:
  Abraham A Ediger (1895 - 1970)*
  Kathryn A Ediger Doerksen (1897 - 1976)*
  Louise A Ediger Pauls (1900 - 1994)*
  Jacob A Ediger (1902 - 1998)*
  Peter A Ediger (1905 - 1974)
  Sarah A Ediger Regier (1907 - 1997)*
  Henry A Ediger (1907 - 1955)*
  Marie A Ediger Regier (1910 - 1998)*
  Edward A. Ediger (1911 - 1995)*
  Martin A. Ediger (1914 - 1999)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hoffnungsau Mennonite Church Cemetery
Inman
McPherson County
Kansas, USA
 
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Record added: Jun 28, 2006
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Remembering my Dad today
- LittleDutchman
 Added: Jun. 19, 2016
Thoughts of my father on the date of his birth
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 Added: Jan. 15, 2016
Remembering my Dad this Christmas Day.
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 Added: Dec. 25, 2015
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