Mar 21, 2023

James Dwight Noble

Posted Mar 21, 2023 7:15 PM

James Dwight Noble, 79, passed away March 20, 2023, at his home, Larned.

He was born September 29, 1943, in Wellington, Kansas; the son of James and Dorothy Bruce Noble.  A longtime area resident, he was a mechanic for John Deere Implement and USD 495 Bus Barn. He retired from the Army National Guard as a Staff Sergeant after twenty years of service.

Dwight was a master of many trades, Lock Smith, Plumber and Carpenter, was a Mason and a Shriner.

Survivors include; his common law spouse, LaVerna (Schaffer) Ochs, Larned; three daughters, Dana Noble, Larned, Danette Noble, Salina, and Dawnita Noble, Wesley Chapel, Florida; two sisters, Carolyn Prather, Peoria, IL and Judy Lauterbach, Oregon; six grandchildren, Trenton Barrett, Kelton Barrett, Mickiah Whaley, Shaughn Noble, Abbygayle Noble and Tiffany Bair; two great grandchildren, Johnathon King Barrett and Rocky Noble; a nephew Chance (Michelle) Noble, Larned, and numerous other nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by; two brothers, his twin brother, Dwayne Noble and Merel Lauterbach.

Cremation has taken place and a memorial service will be 2:00 p.m. Friday, March 24th, at Beckwith Mortuary Chapel.  Visitation will be 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Thursday, March 23rd, at the mortuary. 

Memorials may be given to the Pawnee County Humane Society, in care of Beckwith Mortuary, P.O. Box 477, Larned, KS 67550.