Obituary of Alice Mathilda Gottneid
Alice Mathilda Gottneid, 98, of Lindsborg passed away Friday, May 25, 2018 at Bethany Home, Lindsborg. Alice was born June 2, 1919 in Honan, China to the late John Walter and Magda G (Halquist) Lindbeck. She married Allan Gottneid on June 28, 1946 at New West Minister, Canada.
Alice was a Lutheran missionary in Tanzania, East Africa and a school teacher.
She is survived by her daughter: Susan Kay (Darrel) Rusch of Woodbine, KS and sons: David Joel (Jane Dekker) Gottneid of St John, IN, and Daniel Gottneid of Lindsborg, KS; as well as two grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, brothers: John Lindbeck and George Lindbeck, and her sister: Louise Vikner.
Cremation has been selected. A memorial service will be held 2:00 pm on Friday, June 1 at Bethany Home Chapel, 321 S. Chestnut St., Lindsborg, KS with Chaplain Phillip Hett officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Global Health Ministries or to Bethany Home. Memorials may be sent in care of Christians Funeral Home, 103 N. Washington, Lindsborg, KS 67456
Our funeral home has been family owned and operated for over 100 years. We pride ourselves in providing quality, meaningful funeral services with the utmost integrity to the people of our community.
Crick-Christians Funeral Home
103 North Washington Street
P.O. Box 386
Lindsborg, Kansas 67456
Phone: (785) 227-2400
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