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Sara A. Schell Mostrom 1940 - 2018

Sara A. Schell Mostrom, 78, passed away Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, at her home in Great Bend. She was born Sept. 15, 1940, in Garfield Ark., the daughter of Burl and Cleva (Dean) Schell.

Sara has been a Great Bend resident since 2000 coming from LaJunita, Colo. She was united in marriage to Carl Mostrom Oct. 11, 1955, in Bentonville Ark. He passed away March 5, 2018. Sara was an LPN at several care homes and St. Rose Hospital. She loved to crochet and read. She loved spending time with her family.

Survivors include two sons, Larry Mostrom of Topeka, John Mostrom and wife Shawn of Glen Rock Wyo.; one daughter, Brenda Loesch and husband Jerry of Great Bend; two brothers Curt Schell and wife Connie of Derby, and David Schell and wife Donna of Ulysses; one sister, Debra Bowman and husband Jim of Albert; five grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by son Tony; sisters Betty Bilus and Mary Hinkel. 

Graveside service will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018, at Garfield Cemetery, with Pastor Larry Schumacher officiating. No visitation as cremation has taken place. Memorials have been established with the Alzheimer’s Association or the Heart Association or Golden Belt Health and Hospice, in care of Bryant Funeral Home. 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, Sept. 25, 2018