Ardith I. Von Fange

Ardith Ilene Von Fange, 87, of Lincoln, Kan., passed away Friday, October 11, 2019, in Lincoln. She was born August 9, 1932, in rural Lincoln County, Kan., to Frank and Mabel Frances (Pfeifer) Donley.

Left to celebrate her life include: son, Rodney (Lisa) Von Fange, of Lincoln; daughters, Mickey Suelter, of Lincoln, Cindy (John) Lyons, of Farmington, N.M., Mariann Padayao, of Lincoln; sister, Judy Lyster, of Highlands Ranch, Colo.; sisters-in-law, Joyce Donley, of N.C., Virginia Donley, of Beverly, Kan., Judy Donley, of Lincoln; 12 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by: her parents; husband, Cecil Lyle Von Fange; son-inlaw, Stanley Suelter; brothers, Lambert, Alvin and Jimmy Donley; sister, Frankora Kilcoyne.

Visitation will be from 1:00 to 7:00 p.m. Friday, October 18, 2019, at Hall Chapel, Lincoln, with family receiving friends 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.

Service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, October 19, 2019, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Lincoln, with interment following in St. Paul’s Lutheran Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Paul’s Lutheran Church.

Services are entrusted to Hall Funeral Home, Lincoln, KS. Online condolences may be left at

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