LaDonna Giesbrecht

LaDonna C. Giesbrecht, 77, of Newton died April 29 in Wichita. She was born May 12, 1936, in Hillsboro to Pete and Irma (Brandt) Funk. She was a retired CMA.

She married Bill Ewert. He preceded her in death. She later married Lee Westhafer; he also preceded her in death.

She is survived by her husband, Roger Giesbrecht of Newton; two children, Michael Ewert of Wichita and Patrice McHenry of Wichita; and five stepchildren, Lorraine Rivas, Luanne Soukup, Terri Rall, Tom Westhafer, and Lesa Cooper.

The funeral was Saturday at Eastmoor United Methodist Church in Marion. A memorial fund has been established with Newton Dialysis Center.

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