Rodolfo “Rudy” Servantez, 73, died on Friday, Oct. 26, 2018, at his home in Wichita, Kan.

He was born on Oct.3, 1945, to Leo G. & Remedios (Mora) Servantez. He married Mary Lou Hernandez in 1964 in Lakin, Kan.

Rudy graduated from Garden City High School. For the past 20 years, he has lived in Wichita and was a bus driver and maintenance person for the Wichita school district.

He is survived by his daughter, Stacy Gilbert and husband Jim of Holcomb; two grandsons, Clay Gilbert and Trey Gilbert; four brothers, Leo R. Servantez of Garden City, Raphael Servantez of Wichita, Ramon and wife Felicita Servantez of Garden City and Everett Servantez of Wichita; three sisters, Loretta and husband Richard DeLaRosa of Garden City, Linda M. Servantez of Tucson, Ariz. and Isabel and husband Louis Elchuck of Garden City; 11 nieces and nephews; and 15 great-nieces and -nephews.

Vigil Service will be at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday and funeral mass at 1 p.m. Thursday, both at St. Mary Catholic Church. Burial will be in Valley View Cemetery in Garden City. Memorials are suggested to Rudy Servantez Memorial Fund in care of Garnand Funeral Home. Friends may call from 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Wednesday and 9-11 a.m. Thursday at Garnand Funeral Home. Condolences may be posted at