|Birth: ||Oct. 28, 1943|
|Death: ||Nov. 6, 2009|
Nick G. Drouhard, son of Joseph and Pearl (Blubaugh) Drouhard, was born October 28, 1943 in Anthony, Kansas. Nick passed away Friday evening, November 6, 2009 at the Harper Hospital. He was 66 years and 9 days old.
On July 1, 1967 Nick was united in marriage with Darlene Ruhsert in Missouri. To this union two daughters, Shawn and Sheila were born. Nick was passionate about family, farming and lending a helping hand and enjoyed every moment of it. He was a simple man that always had a story or joke to tell.
He was a member of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Danville, of the St. Joan of Arc Parish Community, and also of the Argonia Co-op Association.
Nick is preceded in death by his parents, and brothers Tom Drouhard and Joe Drouhard Jr.
Surviving Nick are daughters, Shawn Drouhard and Sheila Drouhard both of Argonia; brother, Jon Drouhard and his wife Rita of Hutchinson, Kansas; sisters, Elizabeth "Bes" Becker and husband Melvin of Conway Springs, Kansas, Julie Hostetler and husband Delmar of Harper, Kansas, and Karla Chase and husband John of Springfield, Missouri; grandchildren, Dustin, Shelby, Morgan, Christopher and Augustus "Gus", and many other relatives and friends.
Recitation of the Rosary was held at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, November 10, 2009 with Mass of Christian burial following at 10:30 am, both at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Danville, of the St. Joan of Arc Parish Community with Father Michael Peltzer officiating. Lorraine Muckenthaler served as organist. Jeff Jelinek served as cantor. Lectors were Wayne and Diane Drouhard. Altar servers were Cori Drouhard, Lindsey Drouhard and Sarah Drouhard.
Honorary casket bearers were Carl Drouhard, Joe Blubaugh, Mike Becker, Mark Becker, Rex Drouhard, Jerry Martin, Reid Drouhard and Ken Kohlenberg. Casket bearers were Marvin Doll, Daren Drouhard, Dean Drouhard, Steve Drouhard, Dustin Drouhard, Chris Adams and Gus Drouhard. Interment was held at the Fairview Cemetery in Danville.
Memorials may be made in memory of Nick to the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Danville, of the St. Joan of Arc Parish Community and sent in care of the funeral home.
Prairie Rose Funeral Home ~ 613 W. 14th St. Harper, KS 67058
Joseph A Drouhard (1908 - 1976)
Pearl M Blubaugh Drouhard (1916 - 1999)
Joseph A Drouhard (1936 - 1992)*
Nick Drouhard (1943 - 2009)
FATHER OF SHAWNEL & SHEILA
GRANDCHILDREN - DUSTIN - SHELBY - MORGAN - CHRIS - GUS
Created by: Joe Gibbens
Record added: Apr 12, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 51014328