Durham – Jerry Rader, 70 passed away June 16, 2019 at Via Christi St. Francis in Wichita. He was born April 4, 1949 in Abilene to Alvie and Etta (Rees) Rader.
He married Eileen Stefan May 10, 1997 Rural Lehigh.
Survivors include: wife, Eileen Rader of Durham; sons, Curly (Nancy) Miller of Hillsboro, Les Shaffer of Hillsboro; daughters, Debbie (Larry) Blanding of Beloit, Carol (Reno) McHenry of Winter Park, Colorado, Marie (Lynn) Kessler of Rural Lehigh, Kayla (Brad) Rader of Hillsboro; sister, Diana (Tom) Hawthorne of Coffeyville; 17 grandchildren and 26 great-grandchildren.
Predeceased by a son, Jason Rader in 1995.
Celebration of Life Service 10:30 a.m. Friday, June 21, 2019 at Durham Baptist Church in Durham. Family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Thursday at Jost Funeral Home in Hillsboro. Memorials to Jerry Rader Fund in lieu of flowers in care of Jost Funeral Home P.O. Box 266 Hillsboro, KS 67063. Online condolences at www.jostfuneralhome.com