Gano Hoover Unruh, 90, a lifetime Galva, KS resident, passed away peacefully on Friday, March 22, 2019, at The Cedars in McPherson, KS. He was a retired crew chief at Hay & Forage Industries in Hesston, KS. Gano was a veteran of the United States Army.
Gano was born on November 7, 1928, in Galva, KS, the son of Andrew A. and Nettie (Nightingale) Unruh. He graduated from Galva High School.
He was a member of Galva Christian Church and formerly attended Grace Bible Church, McPherson.
Survivors include: four nieces & nephews, Arletta Koehn of Galva, KS, Beverly Scharf of McPherson, KS, Sandra (Don) Unruh of Galva, KS, and Randall (Dianna) Unruh of Theodosia, MO; and several great-nieces & great-nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and siblings, Dehlia Becker, Cecil Unruh, and Leland Unruh, infant brother, Lural Unruh, niece, Ava Nell Becker, and nephew, Dwight Becker.
Visitation will be held from 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Monday, March 25, 2019, at Stockham Family Funeral Home with the family receiving friends from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM. The graveside service will be at 10:30 AM, Tuesday, March 26, at Empire Cemetery, Galva, KS.
Memorial donations may be given to the Galva Senior Center or Galva Christian Church in care of Stockham Family Funeral Home, 205 North Chestnut, McPherson, KS 67460. To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Gano H. Unruh please visit our Sympathy Store.