ESTHER SALLMAN HORTING
ESTHER SALLMAN HORTING
Esther (Sallman) Horting, age 102, died Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013, at the Community Care Home, Clifton. She was born on April 3, 1911, in Republic County, Kan., to Edd & Eva (Hamil) Varnick.
She attended school in Norway, Kan. She married Walter Sallman on Jan. 28, 1929 in Belleville, Kan. He preceded her in death on April 21, 1974. She later married John Horting in September of 1985. He preceded her in death on May 29, 2003. Esther was a homemaker, seamstress at the Singer Sewing Center, operated her own café in Aurora, Kan., and worked at St. Mary’s, all while raising 10 children. She was a member of VFW #588 Auxiliary.
She is survived by her daughters, Charla Mills and husband Ronald, Pueblo, Colo., Vivian Schwab, Morganville, Eva Schwab, Clifton, Rita Begnoche, Salina, and Melisa Stolzenburg and husband Mike, Ames; sons, Larry Sallman, Gary Sallman and Karl Sallman and wife Debbie, all of Clifton; 36 grandchildren; 93 great-grandchildren and 41 great- great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husbands, Walter Sallman and John Horting; daughter, Lenora Thomas; son, Frank Sallman; grandchildren, Jason Schwab, Daniel & Walter Mills and one great-granddaughter, Emily Mills.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013, at Concordia Lutheran Church with the Rev. David Strommen officiating. Burial will follow the services at Pleasant Ridge Cemetery, northeast of Norway, Kan. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. with family greeting friends from 6-8 p.m., Friday, at Chaput-Buoy Funeral Home, Concordia. The family suggest memorials to the Community Care Home Employees. For online condolences, please visit www.chaputbuoy.com.
RUBY "LORENE" SMITH Ruby "Lorene" Smith, 91 years of age, of Concordia, passed away Monday, July 28, 2014, at Mount Joseph Senior Village in Concordia. She was born on Jan. 15, 1923, at Ochelata, Okla., to A.J. and Vernie (Thomas) Spray. Lorene attended public schools... [More]
RODNEY DAMMAN Rodney Damman, 69, Stilwell, died July 27, 2014, in Stilwell. Born Sept. 14, 1944, in Concordia to George and Grace (Anderson) Damman. Graduated from Clifton H.S. Member of St. Paul Lutheran Church in Palmer. Married Dorothy Rau, Dec. 2, 1966.... [More]
KEVIN W. THOMAN Kevin W. Thoman, 46 years of age, of Topeka, formerly of Concordia, passed away unexpectedly at home in his sleep Sunday, July 20, 2014. He was born on Oct. 5, 1967 in Concordia to Boyd and Linda (Mossburgh) Thoman. Kevin graduated from Concordia High... [More]
The Cloud County board of commissioners approved awarding $129,500 Monday for the Get in the Cloud Small Business Grant program. Earlier this year, the commissioners established the Get in the Cloud grant program, which is for businesses with 50 or fewer employees.... [More]
Following a discussion of the Get in the Clouds Small Business Grant Application process with Ashley McMillan, CloudCorp executive director, Cloud County board of commissioners Monday approved the slate of projects as recommended. In other business, Diana Gering,... [More]
District Court CRIMINAL Brian Lyn Quang Ngo appeared July 25 and was found Guilty and convicted of Criminal Trespass and Criminal Damage to Property. For the criminal damage to property offense, he was sentenced to six months in the Cloud County Jail and ordered to pay costs... [More]
LINCOLN — Outscoring its opponents in the semifinal game and championship game by a combined 20-1, the Concordia Blues qualified for the Kansas American Legion Baseball Class AA State Tournament. Concordia shut out Lincoln 11-0 in the semifinal game of the Class AA Zone... [More]
LUCAS — Concordia Citizens National Bank advanced to the championship game of the K-18 Baseball State Tournament by defeating Ellis 5-2 in the semifinals on Sunday. Citizens National Bank will play Norton in the title game Tuesday night. Norton got past Washington County... [More]
- Blues rally to complete sweep of Plainville
- Concordia Lions beat Knights of Columbus
- Concordia Swim Team competes in Clay Center
- Cloud County Co-op tops American Legion
- Concordia Swim Team hosts meet
- CCCC has three claim national titles
- CHS first in JV league tournament
- CHS golfers place at Marysville