MANTER – Lonnie James Toole, 61, died Saturday, Jan. 26, 2013, in rural Baca County, Colo.
He was born March 13, 1951, to James B. and Juan (Kilgore) Toole in Dodge City.
He graduated in 1969 from Stanton County High School then attended Panhandle State University.
Before farming, he was a cowboy at Co-op Feedyard and Winger Feedyard.
He enjoyed bullriding, hunting and playing with his grandkids.
Survivors include his parents; two sons, J.W. Toole and wife, Tessa, North Platte, Neb., and Dustin Toole and Shinea Housholder, Liberal; brother, Ronald Toole and wife, Delores, Manter; sister, Debra Fieldgrove and husband, Matt, Somerton, Ariz.; eight grandchildren, Chance, Destinee, Hope, Kye, Jase, Tatum, Nash and Payzlie.
He was preceded in death by his brother, Alan Toole.
o Memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Fields Memorial Wesleyan Church in Johnson, with Pastor Nate Thomas presiding.
Memorials are suggested to the Lonnie Toole Memorial Fund in care of Garnand Funeral Home, P.O. Box 715, Johnson, KS 67855.