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Edward F. Janda

POSTED: October 31, 2012 7:00 a.m.

Edward F. Janda, 78, Lyons, died Monday, Oct. 29, 2012, at Hutchinson.
He was born Jan. 29, 1934, at Wilson to Winslow and Ruby J. Malir Janda. For the past 50 years, he lived in Lyons, where he was a diesel mechanic for 21 years with Gautier Implement.
He married Anna M. Ptacek Jan. 3, 1956, at Wilson. She survives.
Other survivors include four sons, two daughters; a brother, Winslow Janda Jr. of Wilson; a sister, Lucy Vopat of Black Wolf; 20 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, at the St. Paul Catholic Church, Lyons. Burial will be in Lyons Municipal Cemetery with military honors by the Fort Riley Big Red One and Sterling’s American Legion.
Visitation will be from 2 to 7 p.m. Friday with the family receiving friends from 5 to 7 p.m. The Rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. at Birzer Funeral Home, Lyons.
Memorials may be made to the Edward F. Janda Memorial Fund, in care of the funeral home.

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