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Alvin Schoenberger

January 19, 1952 — June 27, 2020

Alvin Schoenberger


Alvin Louis Schoenberger, age 68, of Ellis, Kansas passed away Saturday, June 27, 2020 at the Trego County Lemke Memorial Hospital in WaKeeney, Kansas. He was born January 19, 1952 in WaKeeney to Ben and Catherine (McGinty) Schoenberger. He attended Ellis High School and Fort Hays State University.

Alvin had worked at the Kansas Coliseum and the Bierock Kitchen both in Wichita. He was a member of St. Marys Catholic Church in Ellis. He enjoyed playing horseshoes, hunting, collecting knives and fossils, photography, art and spending time with family and friends.

He is survived by three brothers, Leonard of Ellis, Bernie (Laura) of Ellis and Ken of Wichita; a sister, Sharon Sommers of Victoria, Kansas as well as numerous nieces, nephews, great nieces, and great nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters, Marilyn King and Gloria Jayne and a brother, Eugene R. Schoenberger.

Funeral services will be 10 AM Thursday July 2, 2020 at St. Marys Catholic Church in Ellis. Inurnment will follow in the church cemetery. Arrangements in care of Keithley Funeral Chapel 400 E. 17th Ellis, KS 67637.

Memorial contributions are suggested to be used according to the wishes of the family (made payable to Leonard Schoenberger) and may be sent in care of the funeral chapel.

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Funeral Service Thursday

July 2, 2020

10:00 AM

St. Mary's Catholic Church

703 Monroe

Ellis, Kansas 67637

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