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Ann Elizabeth Pfannenstiel, 1930-2017

NESS CITY — Ann Elizabeth Pfannenstiel, 87, died Monday, Sept. 11, 2017 at Hays Medical Center.
She was born July 6, 1930 in Hillsboro, the daughter of Edward and Neva Osborn Ruffhead.
She was a member of the United Methodist Church, Ness City. She was a secretary for Greeley Gas, a teller at First State Bank, clerk at Rexall Drug Store, and secretary for the Dodge City Community College Outreach Center, and South Fork Meat Processing, and cashier at La Casita restaurant — all of Ness City.
She married Robert Dean Leiker in Ness City. Later, she married Hubert Pfannenstiel Aug. 17, 1968 in LaCrosse. He died Sept. 28, 2006.
Ann is survived by her sons, Donald Leiker and his wife Vickie, David Leiker, and Dustin Pfannenstiel; daughter, Anissa Schmitt, all of Ness City; five grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her sisters, Jane Roehl and Beth Ridley.
Funeral service is scheduled at 10 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017, at Fitzgerald Funeral Home, Ness City with burial in the Ness City Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home on Wednesday from 9 a.m. until 9 p.m. with the family present from 6 until 8 p.m.
Memorial Contributions may be given to Ness County Hospital or St. Jude’s Children Research Hospital.
Memories and words of support may be left for the family at

Funeral arrangements provided by
Fitzgerald Funeral Home*
207 N. Pennsylvania Ave.
Ness City, KS, 67560
Great Bend (Kan.) Tribune, Sept. 13, 2017