Darold Eugene Wedel, 74, died March 9, 2013, at his residence. He was born Dec. 26, 1938, at rural Galva to Alpha and Eva Unruh Wedel. He was an independent oilman. He married Geneva M. Nachtigal Feb. 22, 1963, at Buhler.
He is survived by his wife, Geneva, Canton; sons, Dale L. (Michele) Wedel, Brownsburg, Indiana, James V. (Missy) Platte City, Mo.; daughters, Susan R. (Jeff) Richardson, Clarkton, Missouri, Diane K. (Neal) Hook, St. Joseph, Mo., and Debra J. (John) Wehr, Rosendale, Mo.; brother Pete (Illa ) Wedel, Galva; sisters Norma Wedel, McPherson, Betty (Ken) Vogts, Moundridge, Dorothy (Paul) Wedel, Newton and seven grandchildren.
Funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the West Zion Mennonite Church, Moundridge. Friends may call Monday from 3 until 8 p.m. with the family present from 6 until 8 p.m. at the Moundridge Funeral Home.
Memorial donations are suggested to the church or charity of the donors choice in care of the funeral home.