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Donald Lee Rodebaugh 1943 - 2011
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BURDETT — Donald Lee Rodebaugh, 67, died Jan. 11 at Good Samaritan Village, Hutchinson. He was born Sept. 23, 1943, at Denver, Colo., the son of Wilbur "Bill" and Fern VanHorn Rodebaugh. A longtime resident of Burdett, he was an auditor, painter, carpenter and Environmental Services Employee at Larned State Hospital, Larned.

He belonged to United Methodist Church, and Sons of American Legion, both of Burdett.

Survivors include his mother, Fern Rodebaugh; one brother, Larry and wife Patricia Rodebaugh, Foley, Mo.; two sisters, Carol Burket, Derby, and Sharon Beach and husband Ron, Hutchinson; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father, Wilbur "Bill" Rodebaugh.

Funeral will be at 1:30 p.m. Friday at Faith Fellowship Church, rural Burdett with Pastor Roger Alford presiding. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until 8 p.m. Thursday at Morell Funeral Home, Larned. Burial will be in Browns Grove Cemetery, Burdett. Memorials may be sent to Burdett United Methodist Church or Faith Fellowship Church in care of the funeral home. Condolences may be left at

Funeral arrangements provided by

Morell Funeral Home*

P.O. Box 124

Larned, KS 67550-0124

(620) 295-2177

Great Bend (Kan.) Tribune, Jan. 12, 2011