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Leonard Klassen

Leonard F. Klassen, 84, of Marion, died May 7 at Harry Hynes Memorial Hospice, Wichita.

He was born April 7, 1927, at Lehigh to David S. and Anna (Friesen) Klassen.

He was a dairyman and farmer and a member of Eastmoor United Methodist Church, Marion.

His wife, Rosalie, preceded him in death in 2005.

Survivors include two daughters, Vickie Fisher of Wichita and Cora Sorenson of McPherson; a brother, Elmer, of Newton; two sisters, Bernice Friend of North Newton and Doris Shultz of Wichita; seven grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

Services will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Eastmoor United Methodist Church, Marion.

Burial will be in Springfield Cemetery, west of Hillsboro.

Memorial funds have been established with the church, Marion Senior Center, and Harry Hynes Memorial Hospice in care of Zeiner Funeral Home, PO Box 6, Marion KS 66861.

Last modified May 11, 2011