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Kent Robert Yetschke 1951 - 2019
Kent Robert Yetschke 1951 - 2019

Kent Robert Yetschke, 68, passed away Feb. 22, 2019, at his home in Great Bend. He was born Jan. 10, 1951, to Robert Eldon and Betty Ann (Bowsher) Yetschke.

A lifetime resident of the Great Bend area, Kent was a butcher for Dillons, Food-4-Less, Great Bend Packing, and the Butcher Block in Larned. He was an avid hunter and fisherman and even acted as a guide to hunters on excursions. He served in the U.S. Army Reserves. 

Survivors include, one daughter, Kendra Brown and her husband Eric of Burdett; one niece, Juli Sparkman and her husband George Webster of Bel Aire; and three grandchildren, Dawson Williams, Logan Williams and Mackenlie Brown. He was preceded in death by his parents; infant daughter, Tara Rene Yetschke; and sister, Barbara Yetschke. Cremation has taken place and services are pending at a later date. Condolences may be sent and notice viewed at

Funeral arrangements provided by

Bryant Funeral Home

1425 Patton Road

Great Bend, KS   67530

Great Bend (Kan.) Tribune, April 19, 2019