Pastor Frank M. DeFisher, age 70, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2013 at the Harry Hynes Hospice Unit at Via Christi St. Francis Hospital in Wichita. He had been serving as Pastor at the Mayfield Federated Church in Mayfield, Kan., for the past four years.
Frank was born on Aug. 5, 1942 in Rochester, N.Y., to Arthur Morris DeFisher and Norma Ruth (Smith) DeFisher. Frank was married to Pamela S. McCord on May 2, 1971 in El Dorado.
He is preceded in death by his parents; one son, Kevin DeFisher; and two brothers, Robert and Geren DeFisher.
Survivors include his wife, Pamela DeFisher of Mayfield, Kan.; one daughter, Angela DeFisher of St. Marys, Kan.; one sister, Doris Rubadeau and her husband George of Udall, Kan.; and one grandson, Jason DeFisher of Wathena, Kan. Memorial Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the First United Methodist Church in Wellington, Rev. Dr. Linda Louderback will officiate.
There will be no visitation as cremation has taken place.
A memorial has been established with Grace Med in lieu of flowers. Contributions can be left at the funeral home. Frank Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.
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