John Edward McFadden, age 90 of Wilsey, Kansas, passed away Thursday, May 4, 2017 at the Good Samaritan Society in Wamego.
He was born on April 26, 1927 in Riley, the son of John Buel and Grace Mae (Baker) McFadden. He graduated from Keats High School.
On April 8, 1954 in Weisbaden, Germany, he was married to Elisabeth Materna. She preceded him in death in 2003.
John was a truck driver for Mayflower Moving Company and also a farmer and mechanic.
He is survived by two sons, John E. McFadden, Jr. of Wilsey and Robert E. McFadden (Melba) of Wilsey; two daughters, Rosemarie Terriere (Jim) of Spirit Lake, Idaho and Irene Johnson (Rick) of Olsburg; three brothers, Jerry McFadden (Marilyn) of Nampa, Idaho, Bryon McFadden (Carol) of Hillsboro and Bruce McFadden of Circleville; one sister, Aloha Hinson (Larry) Holton; six grandchildren; two step grandchildren and five great grandchildren.
In addition to his wife, he was preceded in death by one brother, Richard F. McFadden and one grandson, Scott C. Johnson.
Memorial services will be held at 3:00 P.M. Saturday, May 13, 2017 at the Anderes-Pfeifley Funeral Home with Pastor Clarence Sumner officiating. Burial will be in the Riley Cemetery.