Larry R. Zerfas, 76, WaKeeney, died Nov. 13, 2018 at Madisonville, Texas, after a long battle with cancer. 

He was born Feb. 1, 1942, in Hays to Raymond and Flora Marie (Bowen) Zerfas. He graduated from Trego Community High School in 1960. He married Jan Jacobs Jan. 28, 1961. 

Survivors include a son, Brian Zerfas and companion Joann Fisher of Litchfield Park, Ariz., two daughters, Deb Jones and husband, Tim, of Tucson, Ariz., and Janet Bainter and companion Marlin Beougher, Hoxie; a sister, Connie Lynn and husband, Vyrl, Cimarron; five grandchildren, Dylan, Brady, Tori, Katelyn and Kaycie.  

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Friday at the Ellis United Methodist Church.  Burial will follow in Mt. Hope Cemetery, Ellis. Arrangements in care of Keithley Funeral Chapel, 400 E. 17th, Ellis, KS 67601 

Memorials are suggested to The Ellis United Methodist Church or the American Cancer Society. 

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