Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday at Moundridge Funeral Home in Moundridge.


Verta G. Goebel, 91, died Thursday (May 29, 2008) at Newton Medical Center.

She was born Nov. 30, 1916, in Buffalo, the daughter of Mose E. and Nora Crumrine Cox.

She was a homemaker, a baker at the grocery store, a dietary aide at Memorial Home and a member of First Mennonite Church in Moundridge. On Oct. 20, 1939, she married Marvin W. Goebel in Moundridge. He died April 12, 1972.

Survivors include sons, Jerroll of Moundridge, Roger and James of Wichita, and Ronald of Eldridge, Iowa; daughter, Marilyn Stucky of Peabody; 14 grandchildren; and 25 great-grandchildren.

She also was preceded in death by a son, Gordon; two grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday at Moundridge Funeral Home in Moundridge.

Committal services will be at 9:45 a.m. Monday at the First Mennonite Church Cemetery in Moundridge, followed by a memorial service at 10:30 a.m. at the church.

Memorials may be given to First Mennonite Church or Memorial Home in care of the funeral home.