Merlin Henry Gottschalk, 63, Logan, died Friday, Sept. 29, 2017, at his home.

He was born Feb. 2, 1954, in Hays to John Henry and Georgine (Schulte) Gottschalk.

He was a farmer.

Survivors include a son, Ethan Henry Gottschalk, Great Bend; two brothers, Terry Gottschalk, Logan, and Earl Gottschalk, Schoenchen; five sisters, Kathy Burhle and Beatina Nowak, both of of Hays, Phyllis Murphy, Palco, Ilene Ritz, Parsons, and Clarita Baker, Cottonwood Falls; and a grandson.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Anthony Catholic Church, Schoenchen; burial in St. Anthony Cemetery, Schoenchen.

Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. Monday and from noon until 9 p.m. Tuesday, with family receiving friends from 6 to 8 p.m., both at Logan Funeral Home.

A rosary will be at 7 p.m. Wednesday at St. Anthony Catholic Church, Schoenchen, with family receiving friends until 8:30 p.m.

Memorials are suggested to Merlin Henry Gottschalk Memorial Fund in care of the funeral home.

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