Lakin - Fred A Neff died unexpectedly at his home in Lakin on December 14, 2020. He was born in Lakin, Kansas, April 24,1956 to Vernon and Ella V. (Thomas) Neff. A 1974 graduate of Lakin High School, he attended Garden City Community College studying police science, auto mechanics, and computer technology. Fred worked at various jobs, including KN Energy, active duty with the Kansas Army National Guard, manufacturers making everything from feed wagons to aircraft components. He also troubleshot computer network issues for businesses, friends and relatives. He will be remembered for his generosity and love of fireworks and firearms.
Fred is survived by siblings Kerby Neff (Renee) of San Antonio, TX; Merry O'Keefe (Tom) of Denver, CO , and Martin Neff (Donna) of Lakin, stepmother Pauline Neff of Lakin, niece Amber Zwernemann (Mike) and nephew Joel Neff (Tenille), two grandnieces and two grandnephews. His parents preceded him in death.
A memorial service will be held at First Presbyterian Church, Lakin on Saturday, July 3, 2021 at 2:00 pm with Rev Rita Stockton officiating. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the church or Disabled American Veterans (DAV), sent to Martin Neff, PO Box 1128, Lakin, KS 67860.
Posted online on June 28, 2021