Richard "Steve" Funke, 70, Salina, died Aug 26, 2013. He was born April 9, 1943 in Evansville, Indiana the son of Rudolph & Lucille (Brenner) Funke.
Steve was a retired Fire Engineer for the Salina Fire Department with 32 years of service and he had worked at Sears in Salina.
He is survived by -
Wife: Wendy, of the home
Sons: Daniel Funke, Salina
T.J. Swenson, Salina
Daughter: Kyla (Josh) Allenbach, Moundridge
Brother: Michael (Mary Ann) Funke, Williston, Vermont
Sister: Nancy (Jim) Merkley, Dupo, IL
Five grandchildren: Brandon Funke, Salina
Hadley, Jenika, Lakyn and Makynna Allenbach
Friends are invited to a memorial reception to honor Steve at the Ryan Mortuary on Saturday, Aug 31, 2013 from 1:00 until 3:00 pm.
Memorials are suggested to the Tammy Walker Cancer Center.