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Richard L. Drullinger

Friday, April 2, 2010

Dec. 31, 1958 - March 29, 2010

DANBURY -- Richard L. Drullinger, died Monday (March 29, 2010) at McCook Community Hospital. He was 51 years old.

Richard was born to Lewis LeRoy and Marlene Faye (Anderson) Drullinger on Dec. 31, 1958, in Cozad. He received his GED in the U.S. Army, attended Mid America Nazarene College, Olathe, Kan., and graduated from North Platte Community College in 2003.

On August 2, 1981, he married Leona P. Blair in Kirwin, Kan.

He was preceded in death by his mother; two sisters, Twila and Brenda; brother, Roger; half-brother, Fred Beardsley; and stepmother, Edith Drullinger.

Surviving him is his wife, Leona of Danbury; sons, Richard Lee Drullinger Jr. and wife, Tamara of Hayes Center, and Brandon Lewis Drullinger of Danbury; daughters, Charity Pearl Brown and husband, Michael of Lincoln, and Kelsy Malenna Graves and husband, Chris of Lincoln; father, Lewis Drullinger of Woodston, Kan.; step-brothers Larry Drullinger and Daryl Brown, both of Woodston, Kan.; half sister, Kathy Walker and husband, Larry of Gering; and 11 grandchildren, Sharon, Dakota, JaeLynn, Victoria, Bryce, KateLynn, Jordan, Michaela, Amanda, Logan and Breanna.

Memorials may be given in his name.

Funeral services will be Monday, April 5, 2010, 10 a.m. at the First Nazarene Church with Pastor Emmanuel Reinbold officiating. Burial will be in the Kirwin Cemetery.

Visitation will be Friday 9 a.m. -- 5 p.m. and Sunday 4 -- 8 p.m.

Friends may sign his book at the funeral home or send condolences online at www.carpenterbreland.com.

Carpenter Breland Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.