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Rodney Lewis Partch

Friday, September 9, 2011

June 13, 1922-Sept. 8, 2011

BIRD CITY, Kansas -- Rodney Lewis Partch, 90, died Thursday (Sept. 8, 2011), at Dundy County Hospital in Benkelman, Nebraska.

He was born June 13, 1921, in Bird City, Kansas.

He was a farmer.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Elizabeth "Bette" (Petersen) Partch in 2009.

Survivors include a son, Ted Partch of Bird City; a daughter, Sue Laubham of Salina, Kansas; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Services are at 1:30 p.m., CDT, at Immanuel United Methodist Church in Bird City. Burial will follow at the Bird City Cemetery.

Visitation is Friday until 9 p.m., at Knodel Funeral Home in Bird City.

Memorials may be directed to the church food pantry or the Bird City Library.

Knodel Funeral Home, 202 S. Benton, Bird City, Kansas, 67756, (785) 332-3131, is in charge of arrangements.