Gregory Edmund Saindon, 64, Ellis, died Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2016, in Ellis.

He was born Oct. 19, 1951, in Hays, to Delmar E. and Mary Elizabeth (Graves) Saindon. He was a 1969 gradaute of Palco High School, a 1976 graduate of Fort Hays State University and 1978 graduate of Washburn Law School.

He married Ann Marie Schoendaller on May 22, 1971, in La Crosse. He was admitted to the Kansas Bar Association in 1979 and began practicing law in Parsons, until August of 1980. He then started practicing law in Ellis until his retirement from Saindon Law Office in October of 2015.

He was a member of the Kansas Bar Association, Ellis Knights of Columbus and St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Ellis. He was a past board member of the Ellis County Economic Development Corporation, Ellis Economic Development Corporation and the Hays Area Children’s Center.

He was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed hunting and fishing.

Survivors include his wife, Ellis; two sons, Jeffrey Saindon, Hays, and Bryan Saindon and wife, Emily, Wichita; a daughter, Amy Rohr and husband, Brian, Ellis; and four grandchildren, Eli J., Alex W and Carter J. Rohr, all of Ellis, and Ellenora M. Saindon, Wichita.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Marys Catholic Church, Ellis; inurnment in Mount Hope Cemetery, Ellis.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday with a combined Knights of Columbus rosary and a vigil at 7 p.m., all at the church.

Memorials are suggested to St. Mary’s Church or Arthritis Research Center Foundation, Inc., 1035 North Emporia, Wichita, KS 67214.

Keithley Funeral Chapel, 400 East 17th, Ellis, KS 67637, is in charge of arrangements.

Condolences can be left by guest book at www.keithleyfuneralchapels.com or emailed to keithleyfuneralhomes@gmail.com.