ULYSSES — Jeff Schoonover, 66, of Ulysses, died Sunday, April 8, 2018, at his home.

He was born Aug. 26, 1951, in Ulysses to Everett and Reva (Scott) Schoonover.

He was a lifetime resident of Ulysses, graduating from Ulysses High School in 1969.

He raised Watusi cattle.

He is survived by his son, Jason Schoonover of Ulysses; a daughter, Bria Auwarter of Garden City; a brother, Timothy Schoonover of Dodge City; a sister, Suzanne Banks of Denver; and three grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Friday at the First United Methodist Church in Ulysses. Interment will follow at the Ulysses Cemetery.

Visitation will be 2 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Garnand Funeral Home in Ulysses.

Memorial contributions may be given to the Jeff Schoonover Memorial Fund, in care of Garnand Funeral Home, 405 W. Grant Ave, Ulysses, KS 67880. Condolences may be posted at www.garnandfuneralhomes.com.