Edward Walter Tomchak, 85, died Friday, Sept. 28, 2013, at Woodhaven Nursing Home in Ellinwood.
He was born Aug. 11, 1928, in Chicago, to John S. and Tekla Tomchak.
A resident of Garden City since 1963, Mr. Tomchak was a salesman for Amarillo Hardware of Amarillo, Texas. He was a U.S. Air Force veteran.
On July 5, 1973, he married Frances Mae Wedge in Tucumcari, N.M. She died in September 2009 in Texas.
Survivors include three daughters, Pamela Merten of Great Bend, Barbara Ann Tomchak of Abilene, Texas, and Patricia Ulik of Oklahoma; a brother, Rudy Tomchak of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada; three stepchildren; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Funeral will begin at 11 a.m. Friday at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Garden City. Burial will be at Valley View Cemetery in Garden City.
Visitation hours are 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday at Price & Sons Funeral Home in Garden City. Condolences may be given at www.priceandsons.com or email@example.com. Memorials are suggested to Scott & White Hospital in Temple, Texas, in care of the funeral home, 620 N. Main St., Garden City, KS 67846.