Ella S. Ranabargar, 90, of Chanute died Friday, March 5, 2010, at Neosho Memorial Regional Medical Center in Chanute.
She was born January 26, 1920, in Allen County, the daughter of Henry W. and Clara (Groennert) Storck. She was a lifelong area resident.
On April 12, 1939, she married James N. Ranabargar in Humboldt. He died Feb. 10, 1996.
She was a homemaker and charter member of Zion Lutheran Church in Chanute.
She is survived by three daughters, Judith Bearden and her husband, Larry, Yellville, Ark., Jean Ranabargar, Humboldt, and Joan Perez and her husband, Lupe, Humboldt; a granddaughter, Lisa Perez Miller and her husband, Mike, Pratt; a sister, Viola Debler, Chanute; two brothers, Junior Storck and his wife, JoAnn, Derby, and Omer Storck and his wife Jodie, Tulsa, Okla.; a sister-in-law, Naomi Storck, Chanute; and many nieces and nephews.
Three brothers, Leroy, Harold and Cecil Storck, died earlier.
Funeral services were this morning at Zion Lutheran Church. Burial was in Neosho County Memorial Park Cemetery.
Memorials may be sent to Zion Lutheran Church Endowment Fund, 1202 W. Main, Chanute, KS 66720 or to the charity of the donor’s choice. To leave a message for the family online, visit PenwellGabelChanute.com.