Dighton Memorial Cemetery
Dighton, Lane County, Kansas


Submitted by Oz


Name Birth Date Death Date Other Information
Bockelman, Louise D. 2-11-1918 6-21-2005 b. Dighton ks Lane co, d. Scott City ks Scott co, D/O August Henry & Dorothea Ehmke Bockelman. Preceded in death by; five brothers Walter, Theodore, Earl, Edward,& Marion; sister Viola Hopka
McKinley, The Rev. A. T. 9-6-1916 3-6-2005  
McMillen, William D. 4-15-1911 5-16-2005 b. Alamota ks lane co, d. Dighton  ks  lane co, On June 18, 1931, he married Blanche Smith at Garden City. She died Jan. 7, 1997.  He was preceded in death by two brothers, Elwood and Duane; and a sister, Marville Worley.
Miller, Marvin Don 12-12-1980 10-2-2005 b. Scott City ks Scott co, d.  Rawlins co ks, S/O Donald Lee and Ruth Ann Zerr Miller. He grew up in Dighton and graduated from Dighton High School in 1999. After graduation, he entered the Kansas Army National Guard. He then attended Northwest Kansas Technical School, Goodland, and studied diesel mechanics. He worked as a diesel mechanic at Mitten Trucking, Oakley, and then at Becker Tire Co. and Detroit Diesel, Great Bend. In November 2004, he moved to Junction City and worked for the U.S. Army at Fort Riley while serving in the 170th Maintenance Company of the Kansas Army National Guard. Burial  with military graveside rites by the 170th Maintenance Company of the Kansas Army National Guard.
Schwartz, Wibert J. 2-6-1928 1-6-2006 b. Ness City ks Ness co, d. Jetmore ks Hodgeman co, S/O Alex and Marie Adelia Block Schwartz Jr. A resident of Jetmore, moving from Healey, he was a heavy equipment operator, retiring from the Kansas Department of Transportation. On Feb. 11, 1951, he married Mildred E. Fosdick in Lane County. She died April 2002. On July 16, 1960, he married Lillian Elaine Musson. She survives.

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