DIGHTON — Mitchell L. Edmundson, 68, of Lakin, died Friday, Nov. 24, 2017, at Kearny County Hospital in Lakin. 

He was born Jan. 20, 1949, in Garden City, to Jack and Joyce Whiting Edmundson. He graduated from Dighton High School in 1967. 

A Lakin resident since 2016, Mr. Edmundson was a self-employed house painter for more than 30 years. He was a U.S. Navy veteran of the Vietnam War.

Survivors include a daughter, Heather Ramsey of Manassas, Va.; and a sister, Mary Jo Wilkison of Lakin. He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Larry J. Edmundson; and a sister, Jacque Marsh.

Graveside service will begin at 2 p.m. Monday at Dighton Memorial Cemetery, with military honors conducted.

Visitation hours are 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday at Boomhower Funeral Home in Dighton. Condolences may be posted at www.garnandfuneralhomes.com. Memorials to the Mitchell Edmundson Memorial Fund may be sent in care of the funeral home, Box 891, Dighton, KS 67839.