Alcide “Sid” Balthazor, 93, Salina, died Thursday, Nov. 21, 2019.

He was born Nov. 28, 1925, in Palco, to Jeremaniah and Rose (Roberts) Balthazor.  

He married Janet Roberta Brin on May 28, 1952.  She preceded him in death April 17, 2012. He was a teacher, farmer, builder and business owner.  He served in active duty in Korea, returning home to finish his education degree at Fort Hays State University.

He was a devoutCcatholic and devoted family man.

Survivors include his children, Roxie Miller, Mesa, Ariz., Melanie Britegam, John Balthazor, and Tracy (Sheryl) Balthazor, all of Salina; a brother, Keith Balthazor and wife, Jane, Salina; 13 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. 

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Sacred Heart Cathedral; burial in Mount Calvary Cemetery with a luncheon following at the church. 

Visitation will be from 4 to 6:30 p.m. Friday at the church. A rosary will be at 6:30 p.m. Friday at the church.

Memorials are suggested to St. Mary Grade School or Sacred Heart Cathedral, in care of Ryan Mortuary, Salina.

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