Services for J. Philip Ewert, 4, Lawrence, were to be at 3 p.m. today at his parents' home with the Rev. Chuck Thomas officiating. Burial will be at noon Thursday in First Missionary Church Cemetery in Elbing.
Philip died Tuesday at his home following an extended illness.
He was born March 13, 1986, in Quetzaltenango, Guatemala. He was a member of the Community Bible Church in Lawrence, and was fond of music and drawing.
Survivors include his parents, Anthony and Rebecca Ewert; a brother, Joey, and three sisters, Geneva, Emma and Olivia, all of the home; maternal grandparents, John and Betty Jo Schrader, Wichita; paternal grandparents, Paul and Marian Regier, Elbing; and a paternal great-grandfather, J.A. Schrader, Wichita.
The family suggests memorials to Children's Mercy Hospital Gastro-Intestinal Center in Kansas City, Mo., in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence.