Ernest W. Schmeidler, died Monday, Oct. 2, 2017, in Wichita.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at the Basilica of St. Fidelis, Victoria; burial in the parish cemetery. Visitation will be from 4:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday with family receiving guests at 6 p.m. at Brock’s-Keithley Funeral Chapel and Crematory, 2509 Vine, Hays, KS 67601.

A prayer service/rosary will be at 7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral chapel.

A complete obituary will follow.