Obituary: Kevin Wise

Kevin W. Wise, 59, of Conway Springs, died Friday, March 9, 2018 at his residence in Conway Springs.

He was born September 18, 1958, in Wellington to Jimmy Dale Wise and Sandra Colleen (Strait) Wise. Kevin grew up in Conway Springs and attended Conway Springs public schools. He graduated from Conway Spring High School with the class of 1976. He began working as a young man for the city of Conway Springs and at Garretson Grain Elevator.

Kevin was united in marriage to Janice Sue Worley on Nov. 29, 1979, in Conway Springs. They made their home in Conway Springs their entire married life, where they raised their family of two daughters.

In 1980, Kevin became an employ of the local Sav-A-Trip in Conway Springs, where he worked full time for more than 20 years. He also delivered mail as a local substitute carrier for the United States Postal Service for more than 30 years.

Kevin was preceded in death by his mother in 2014.

He is survived by his wife, Janice Wise, of Conway Springs; two daughters, Amanda Wise of Wichita, and Candace Wolke and husband Mike of Conway Springs; father, Jim Wise of Conway Springs; one sister, Jill Mechem and husband Geoff of Wichita; and three grandchildren, Jera, Micah and Caven Wolke.

Memorial service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday, March 15, at the United Methodist Church, Conway Springs, with the Rev. Bryce Hansen, pastor, officiating. Arrangements are by Ebersole Mortuary, Conway Springs. Online condolences and guest book are available www.ebersolemortuary.com.

Memorials have been established with Conway Springs Fire Department and with Conway Springs EMS.