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Leola M. Unrau

d. November 3, 2018

Lehigh – Leola M. Unrau, 82, died November 3, 2018 at Parkside Home in Hillsboro.  She was born July 12, 1936 in Newton to Arthur and Elizabeth (Goering) Wedel.  She married Rufus Unrau September 21, 1955 in Moundridge.  Survivors include: sons, Brian (Danita) Unrau of Lehigh, Kendall Unrau of Lehigh; daughter, DeVonne (Rex) Abrahams of Canton; brothers, Ken and Kerm Wedel of Minneapolis, KS; 4 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren.  Predeceased by her husband, Rufus Unrau in 2013.  Celebration of Life Service 11:00 a.m. Saturday, November 10, 2018 at Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church in Hillsboro.  Interment 10:00 a.m. Saturday at Lehigh Mennonite cemetery.  Family will receive friends from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Friday at Jost Funeral Home in Hillsboro.  Memorials to Marion County Food Bank in care of Jost Funeral Home P.O. Box 266 Hillsboro, KS 67063.  Online condolences at www.jostfuneralhome.com

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2 thoughts on “Leola M. Unrau

  1. Condolences to the family from one of Leola’s freshman roommates at Bethel College. We lost touch through the years but remember well the friendship we had. Sorry to see her leave us but rejoicing in her release from earthly cares. May God’s love and peace comfort you in your time of adjustment to life without her presence.
    Marilyn (Siemens) Krehbiel.
    410 Village Lane. South Hutchinson KS, 67505

  2. I am so sorry for your loss. May the words of our loving heavenly Father bring your family comfort and strength during this most difficult time as He promises to bring our loved ones back to life in a perfect world where there will be no more suffering or death (John 5:28-29 & Revelation 21:4).

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