Wesley Litzenberger, 92, died May 26, 2008 at Trinity Manor, Dodge City.


Wesley Litzenberger, 92, died May 26, 2008 at Trinity Manor, Dodge City.
    He was born Jan. 5, 1916 in Galatia, the son of Henry and Elizabeth Michel Litzenberger. On Aug. 24, 1941 he married Mildred Clevenger in Kingsdown.  She preceded  him in death on Sept. 19, 2006.
    A lifetime area resident, he was a Car Dealer.
    He was a member of the United Methodist Church, American Legion Post 290 Chester Hawkins, and served on the USD #227 School Board all of Jetmore.  He was a Mason with Grandview Lodge #376 in Bucklin. 
    He enjoyed working on cars, wood working, boating, gardening, golfing and loved spending time with all of his grandchildren.
    Survivors include; two sons, Gary, Kansas City, Missouri, Kyle, Derby, three daughters, Denis Ann Bamberger, Dodge City, Jane Montgomery, Manhattan, Neila Whitt, Lees Summit, Missouri, eleven grandchildren and three great grandchildren.
    He was preceded in death by; two brothers, Isaack and Henry, and three sisters, Katherine Halling, Elma French, Mildred Bacon and one grandchild.
    Funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at the United Methodist Church, Jetmore with Carolyn Tarman presiding.   Burial will be in the Fairmount Cemetery, Jetmore.
    Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday with family present on Thursday evening from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.
    Memorials may be sent to the Jetmore United Methodist Church in care of the Beckwith Funeral Home, P.O. Box 663, Jetmore, KS 67854.  Condolences may be left and this notice viewed at www.beckwithfuneralhome.com.