Joseph Patrick Feldt, 55, Hays, died Tuesday, May 26, 2020, at his home.

He was born Jan. 25, 1965, in Colby to Arthur and Julia (Mumm) Feldt.  He was a 1983 graduate of Wheatland High School and a 1984 graduate of Northwest Kansas Vocational Technical School, Goodland, KS.

He married Lillian Horton in Hoisington in 1992. He was a caring individual and enjoyed working as a certified nurse aid at various locations. He also worked several years for Fuller Brush Company in Great Bend, and most recently for Chartwells at Fort Hays State University.

He enjoyed cracking jokes, taking care of people and spending time with his family.

Survivors include four brothers, Ron and wife, Pam, Minneapolis, Larry and wife, Angie, Hays, Chuck and wife, Judi, Hoxie and Jim and wife, Deann, Abilene; three sisters, Linda Laevenstein and husband, Jim, Hoxie, Mary Selensky and husband, Monty, Hays and Judy Feldt (Linda Kelly), Pendelton, Ore.; a brother-in-law, Rick Rodda, Salina; 22 nieces and nephews; 33 great-nieces and great-nephews; his ex-wife, Lillian; a stepdaughter, Michelle; three stepgrandchildren, Mercedes, Michael and Matthew; and a step-great-granddaughter, Maddie.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Gerald (Jerry); a sister, Janet Rodda; and two infant siblings, David and Diana.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Brock's-Keithley Funeral Home and Crematory, 2509 Vine, Hays, KS 67601.  Committal service will be at 2 p.m. in Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery, Park.

Memorials are suggested to First Call for Help-Ellis County or Sacred Heart Cemetery Fund, Park, in care of the funeral home.

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