Eleanor Marie Dinkel, 97, Morland, died Wednesday, July 24, 2019, in Morland.

She was born July 19, 1922, in rural Graham County to Joseph J. and Katharine (Richmeier) Appelhans.

She married Anton “Tony” Dinkel on May 8, 1946, in St. Peter. He preceded her in death April 4, 1992.

Survivors include two sons, John Dinkel, Hill City, and James Dinkel, Morland; two daughters, Katharine Archer, Hill City, and Mary Dinkel, McPherson; two sisters, Louella Zerr, Colby and Roselie Heier, Hoxie; 24 grandchildren; 45 great-grandchildren; and 14 great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by three sons, Thomas, David and Paul; and two daughters, Barbara Compitello and Dorothy Bennett.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, Hill City; burial in St. Anthony Cemetery, St. Peter.

Visitation will be from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday at Stinemetz Funeral Home, Hill City and from 9 to 10 a.m. Monday at the church.

Memorials are suggested to Masses or Hospice of Northwest Kansas in care of the funeral home.

Condolences can be sent to at www.stinemetzfh.com.