Anna Marie


Anna Marie Geschwentner, 94, died Friday, Dec. 12, 2014.

She was born Jan. 24, 1920, in rural Ellis County to Carl and Mary Ann (Schuster) Reitmeyer. As a child, she attended rural schools in Trego County.

She married Frank Geschwentner on Jan. 24, 1935, in Ellis. He preceded her in death Oct. 5, 1993. She was a homemaker.

Survivors include two sons, Joe E. Geschwentner, Quinter, and Glen James "Jimmy" Geschwentner, Russell; 13 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; three sisters, Minnie Pfannenstiel, Colorado, Betty Dietz, Hays, and Jenny Dreher, Texas.

She was preceded in death by four children, Tillie Ann Geschwentner, Mary Jane Augustine, Helen Moos and Frances Oberle; and a grandson.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Schmitt Funeral Home, WaKeeney; burial will be in WaKeeney City Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until time of service Wednesday at the funeral home.

Memorials are suggested to Developmental Services of Northwest Kansas in care of Schmitt Funeral Home, 336 N. 12th, WaKeeney, KS 67672.

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