Reinhardt Theodore Wilhelm Jorns, 93 of Pratt, KS went home to his Lord and Savior Saturday, May 13, 2017.
Reinhardt was born the son of Theodore Henry and Frieda Marie (Trimpe) Jorns on January 18, 1924 in Pratt, Kansas.
He married Izola Alvena (Quasebarth) Jorns at Zion Lutheran Church, Bellefont, Kansas on May 11, 1952. They lived on the family farm northeast of Iuka, Kansas and raised four children.
He was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church, Natrona, Kansas and Lutheran Laymen’s League. He was a retired pilot, dairy farmer, and played trumpet in high school. He served briefly in the United States Army during WWII.
Reinhardt is survived by his four children, Marianne (Gary) McGuire of Pratt, Theodore “Ted” Jorns of Preston, Kristina (Daniel, Sr.) Deardoff of Brandon, SD and Janet Jorns of Offerle; Seven grandchildren, Samantha (Craig) Dutton, Katrina (Reid) Weber, Daniel Jr. (Kristen) Deardoff, Carl (Shannon) Deardoff, Matthew (Jenna) Deardoff, Debra (Andrew) Schwartz and Luke Deardoff and 10 great-grandchildren with 2 more on the way.
He is preceded in death by his wife, Izola; his parents; sister, Wilma Schiewe and foster brother Loren Trimpe.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Larrison Mortuary, 300 Country Club Road, Pratt, KS 67124.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at the St. Paul Lutheran Church, Natrona, KS with Pastor Michael Schotte officiating. Burial will follow at the St. Paul Lutheran Church Cemetery, Natrona, KS.
Memorials may be made to the St. Paul Lutheran Church, the Lutheran Hour Ministries, Lead-a-Child (CCCS) or Handbell Fund in care of Larrison Mortuary, 300 Country Club Road, Pratt, KS, 67124. Condolences may be left at www.larrisonmortuary.com.