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 Ella <I>Schultz</I> Dirks

Ella Schultz Dirks

Great Bend, Barton County, Kansas, USA
Death 18 Oct 2006 (aged 102)
Great Bend, Barton County, Kansas, USA
Burial Pawnee Rock, Barton County, Kansas, USA
Memorial ID 62710535 · View Source
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Ella Dirks, 102, of Great Bend, died Oct. 18 at Cherry Village Nursing Home, Great Bend. She was born June 14, 1904, in Barton County, the daughter of Samuel C. and Elizabeth Unruh Schultz. She married Harvey Dirks on Aug. 18, 1926, at Bergthal Mennonite Church,Pawnee Rock. He died Feb. 16, 2001. She was a homemaker and a lifetime resident of Barton and Pawnee counties. She was a member of Bergthal Mennonite Church and Ladies Mission Workers of the church, a Sunday school teacher and a Gold Star Mother.
Survivors include a daughter, Beverly Ann Prescott, and her husband, Keith, of Larned; a daughter-in-law, Pat Dirks, of Pawnee Rock; seven grandchildren: Darla Clarke and husband Clint, Great Bend; Dale Dirks and wife Bonnie, Pawnee Rock; Danine Smith and husband Chipper, Big Spring, Texas; Sabra Dupuis and husband Brian,Larned; Brian Prescott and wife Susan, Hudson; MichaelPrescott and wife Pam, Meridan; and Faron Prescott and wife Sunshine, Hays; 18 greatgrandchildren and one great-great-grandchild. She was preceded in death by two sons, Leon Dean Dirks and Homer Ray Dirks, two brothers, Edward Schultz andLincoln Schultz, and three sisters, Lena Unruh, Clara Schultz and an infant sister, Anna.

Great Bend(Kan.)Tribune, Oct. 19, 2006

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 62710535
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ella Schultz Dirks (14 Jun 1904–18 Oct 2006), Find A Grave Memorial no. 62710535, citing Bergthal Mennonite Cemetery, Pawnee Rock, Barton County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Rita (contributor 46874774) .