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January 11, 2018 The Hesston RecordJanuary 11, 2018 The Hesston Record 



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Albert Kenneth Wiens, 69

Posted 1/12/2018

NORTH NEWTON - Albert Wiens, 69, died on Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018, at Kidron Bethel Care Center in North Newton.

Albert was born Aug. 2, 1948, in Newton, to Wm. Kenneth and Florene (Bachman) Wiens.  

He attended Halstead schools where he graduated in 1966. He attended Hutchinson Junior College and was a 1971 business graduate of Emporia State University. 

Albert enjoyed pizza, fishing, and go carts and sporty cars.  He will be remembered as a “Caring Spirit” and one who was thankful for everything. Albert had a special love and concern for his mother.  He was a member of the First Mennonite Church.

He is survived by his mother: Florene Wiens; siblings and spouses Prisca (Gary) Krehbiel, Gerry (Bev) Wiens, and Wendy Wiens and many loved nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his father: Wm. Kenneth Wiens.

Memorial services were held Jan. 8 at the First Mennonite Church of Newton.  A public visitation was held Jan. 7, at Petersen Funeral Home in Newton.

A graveside committal was held Jan. 8 at the Halstead City Cemetery.

A memorial has been established for NAMI-National Alliance on Mental Illness, Local Affiliate and Caring Place of Newton, Kansas.