Obituaries

Edwin Gorsky 1926 - 2011 WaKeeney

Services for Edwin Gorsky, 85, WaKeeney, Kan.,will be 2 p.m. Thursday, June 2, at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, WaKeeney. Burial with military rites by the Fort Riley color guard will be at WaKeeney City Cemetery.
Mr. Gorsky died Monday, May 30, 2011, at Trego County Lemke Memorial Hospital, WaKeeney
He was born April 15, 1926, at Trego Center, Kan., the son of Joseph and Amalie (Michaelis) Gorsky.
Mr. Gorsky was a U.S. Army veteran.
On May 18, 1947, he married Vera Jean Spradling. She survives.
Other survivors include a son, Dale (Cherlyn) Gorsky, Fort Collins, Colo.; a brother, Joseph Gorsky, Hutchinson; a sister, Marvel McGuire, WaKeeney; three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 1, at Schmitt Funeral Home, WaKeeney.
The family suggests memorials to Bethlehem Lutheran Church, sent in care of the funeral home, 336 N 12th, WaKeeney, KS 67672.
Online condolences can be made at Schmittfuneral.com.