Orville Schellenberg

Orville A. Schellenberg, 86, died April 22, 2008, at Parkside Homes, Hillsboro.

Born April 28, 1921, at Jansen, Neb., he was the son of Abraham and Lena (Thiessen) Schellenberg.

He was a farmer and piano technician and member of Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church.

On Dec. 7, 1943, he married Rosella Reddig at Fresno, Calif. She died in 1983.

Survivors include two sons, Gene Schellenberg and Marv and Andrea Schellenberg, all of Wichita; three daughters, Darlene and Bob Loewen of Hillsboro, Barb and Mary Harms of Lincoln, Neb., and LaVon and Randy Friesen of Wichita; 20 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were conducted Friday morning at Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church with Pastor Dave Plett officiating.

A memorial fund has been established with the church piano fund.