Murray Custer, 79, Menlo, died Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, at Hays Medical Center.

He was born Nov. 7, 1934, in Menlo to Benjamin L. and Ruth (Christensen) Custer.

He was a farmer and stockman. He was a U.S. veteran, serving during the Korean War.

Survivors include a sister, Bernetta Nichols, Hugoton.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Mickey-Leopold Funeral Home, Hoxie; burial in Menlo Cemetery.

Visitation will be until 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

Memorials are suggested to Wounded Warrior Project in care of the funeral home.

Condolences can be sent to the family at