July 5, 1913 - Oct. 8, 2009
BIRD CITY, Kan.-- Walter Frederick Roesener, 96, died Thursday (Oct. 8, 2009) at Good Samaritan Village in St. Francis.
He was born July 5, 1913, in Nebraska. He married Ida Ehlers and worked as a farmer in the Bird City and McDonald, Kan., area.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Ida in 1988 and a grandson, Gage Roesener in 1996.
Survivors include his son, Mark Roesener of McDonald; daughter, Kathleen Winkelhake of Loveland, Colo.; brothers, Paul Roesener of McDonald and Arlie Roesener of Springfield, Mo.; sisters, Esther Linin of Goodland, Kan.; and three grandchildren.
Funeral services were today at St. John Lutheran Church in Bird City. Burial was in the Bird City Cemetery.
Memorials may be given in his name to the church of Good Samaritan Village in St. Francis.
Knodel Funeral Home of St. Francis is in charge of arrangements.