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Myrtle D. Giesbrecht

Myrtle D. Giesbrecht, 72, of Hillsboro died Feb. 25, 2012, in Wichita. She was born July 9, 1939, to John and Anna (Penner) Dueck in Stienbach, Manitoba, Canada. She was a homemaker.

She married Jonas E. Giesbrecht on Aug. 30, 1987, in Greenland, Manitoba, Canada. He survives at home in Hillsboro.

She is also survived by two sons, Keith Giesbrecht of Lakin and Kan Giesbrecht of Durham; two daughters, Arlene Trudell of Nebraska and Karen Dirks of Greensburg; four brothers and three sisters of Manitoba and Saskatchewan, Canada; and 10 grandchildren.

Funeral services were Tuesday morning at Alexanderfeld Mennonite Church, rural Hillsboro with Orlin Koehn and Orlin Ensz officiating. Burial was in Alexanderfeld Cemetery, rural Hillsboro. Visitation was Monday at the church.

Memorial contributions may be made to Alexanderfeld Sewing Circle. Condolences may be sent to the family via

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