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Wayne H. Wulfkuhle 1929 - 2013 Tecumseh

Wayne H. Wulfkuhle, 84, of Tecumseh, passed away on Thursday, June 27, 2013. He was born March 16, 1929 in Lecompton, the son of Arthur E. and Pearl L. Boehringer Wulfkuhle. Wayne graduated from Berryton High School. He was an Air Force Veteran of the Korean War, serving from September, 1951 through September, 1955. He had a love for farming which he did for all of his life. Wayne served on the Pauline Farmers CO- OP Board, the Shawnee County Extension Board, the Wakarusa Water Shed and the Douglas County Rural Water District Board. He was also active in the Riverside 4-H Club with his children. Wayne married Ethel May Houk on December 25, 1951 in Lawrence. She survives. Other survivors include their three children, Terry (Robert) Roseberry, Steve (Sherry) Wulfkuhle and Linda (Richard) Wohlgemuth, five grandchildren, Rena (Dave) Johnston, Jacob (Nancy) Wulfkuhle, Cody (Devin) Wulfkuhle, Erika (Jamie) Whitley, Ryan Wohlgemuth and four great-grandchildren, Alexander and Isabel Johnston, Couper Wulfkuhle and Alli Wulfkuhle and his siblings, Erma Worley, Eula Butler, Velma Howbert and Lloyd Wulfkuhle and many nieces and nephews. Wayne was preceded in death by four siblings, Lilly, Clarence, Clinton and Clayton. Services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, July 3, 2013 at Penwell-Gabel Southeast Chapel. Burial will follow in Clinton Cemetery. Wayne will lie in state after 3:00 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home where the family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to Highland Heights Christian Church, 2930 SE Tecumseh Rd., Tecumseh, KS 66542. To leave the family a special message online, please visit www.PenwellGabelTopeka. com.
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