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MEADE – Bernhard D. “Ben” Bartel, 86, died Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at the Lone Tree Retirement Center in Meade.

He was born Feb. 5, 1931 to Peter B. and Sarah (Doerksen) Bartel in Meade. 

He married Alvina C. Loewen Nov. 28, 1958, at the Emmanuel Mennonite Church in Meade. She preceded him in death April 8, 2000.

After his education he began his career as a farmer, feed salesman, harvester, and truck driver.

He was a member of the Emmanuel Mennonite Church in Meade.  

He enjoyed farming, talking with feed customers, raising Holstein calves from local dairies, and spending time with his family and friends.

Survivors include three sons: Tom Bartel and wife, Theada, Meade, Harlan Bartel and wife, Karla, Cimarron, and Bill Bartel and wife, Sherri, Meade; brothers, Henry Bartel and wife, Anne, Manitoba, Canada, and Pete Bartel, Meade; sister, Marie Plett, Manitoba, Canada; 11 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

He was also preceded in death by his parents; brother, Menno Bartel; sister, Lena Friesen; and granddaughter, Tomye Jo Bartel.

• Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at the Emmanuel Mennonite Church in Meade.  

Friends may call from 12 to 7 p.m. Monday, May 15, 2017 at Fidler-Orme-Bachman Mortuary in Meade.  

Burial will follow the service at the Emmanuel Mennonite Church Cemetery in Meade.

Memorials are suggested to the Emmanuel Mennonite Church or the Lone Tree Retirement Center in care of the funeral home.




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