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L. Faye Mohrbacher

August 1, 2016

Faye Mohrbacher, 86, of Newton died August 1, 2016. She was born May 17, 1930 to Herbert and Nona Stevenson in Salina, Kansas. Her mother married Chester Means, who adopted Faye when she was 12. Faye graduated from Goddard High School and attended Friends University and Wichita State, where she met Jim Mohrbacher. They were married for 58 years. They had four children, David, Diana, Donald and Donna. Faye was retired from the Harvey County Courthouse in 1992.   She is preceded in death by her twin at birth, Livina May, parents Chester and Nona Means and husband, James Mohrbacher. She is survived by children, David Mohrbacher, Diana Mohrbacher, Donald Mohrbacher and Donna Mohrbacher Vazzana; 8 grandchildren; and 2 great grandchildren. A Memorial Service will be held at Trinity United Methodist Church, in Newton on Saturday August 6, 2016 at 10:30 a.m.  Condolences may be left at www.petersenfamilyfuneralhome.com

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5 thoughts on “L. Faye Mohrbacher

  1. What an incredible energy Faye had – full of fun and vigor, always with a smile on her face. All my love to all of the Mohrbacher children.

  2. I felt honored to meet Faye and visit with her during her hospitalization; hearing her list of all that she had to be thankful for.

  3. Faye was a bubbly personality I got to know back in her courthouse days. She loved, loved, loved her family and loved to share stories about them! So grateful to have had the chance to know Faye !

  4. Faye was always such a generous and kind person. Love her & Jim to pieces. May they both rest with eternal piece. You ware dearly missed.

  5. We send our heart-felt sympathy to the family of Faye Mohrbacher.
    H.Dean Shank, Suzanne Shank Harrison and Lynda Shank Wallis.

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