Obituaries

Obituaries

Donald S. Arick 1913 - 2005 Sabetha

Services for Donald S. Arick, 92, Burlingame, will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Popkess Mortuary, Sabetha. Burial will be in Sabetha Cemetery.Mr. Arick died Friday, Nov. 25, 2005, at a nursing home in Osage City.He was born May 12, 1913, in Sabetha, the son of Daniel S. and Phoebe Robinson Arick. He grew up in Sabetha and graduated from Sabetha High School.Mr. Arick was a farmer in the Sabetha area until 1965, when he moved to Lawrence. He worked in housing maintenance at Kansas University until he retired in 1988.He was a member of Sabetha Church of the Brethren.He married Ruth Beer on Feb. 18, 1937, in Sabetha. She survives.Other survivors include a daughter, Donelda Sage, Burlingame; a sister, Dorothy Koepke, Marysville; three grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.A son, Robert, a daughter, Martha Arick, and a granddaughter died earlier.Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Carey Funeral Home, Burlingame, where the family will receive them from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday. The family will also meet friends from 10 a.m. until service time Thursday at Popkess Mortuary in Sabetha.The family suggests memorial contributions to the Burlingame Community Library, the Burlingame Federated Church or the Sabetha Church of the Brethren.