Georgene G Surber

August 28, 1930 ~ May 10, 2021 (age 90)

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Obituary of Georgene G. Surber:

     Georgene G. Surber, daughter of Joseph Bednar and Stella Elizabeth (Kauer) Bednar was born on the family farm on August 28, 1930, 2 miles west of Cuba, Kansas and passed away on May 10, 2021 at the Cloud County Health Center, Concordia, Kansas at the age of 90 years, 8 months and 12 days

     Georgene grew up on the family farm with her two sisters and two brothers and attended Silverthorne grade school and graduated from Cuba High School in 1948. She moved to Belleville Kansas in 1948 and went to work for Carstensen Abstract Company for a year and then went to work for the Kansas Power and Light Company in Belleville for several years as a clerk.   She was united in marriage to Robert E. Surber on May 27, 1950 and to this union one son, Steven K. was born. 

     She was the secretary/treasurer/bookkeeper for our family business Bachelor-Surber Funeral Home for over 40 years, a position she held until December 31, 2017 when she retired at age 87.    She enjoyed gardening and her flowers.   She loved her family and loved to cook and enjoyed hosting with her sister Gladys many family dinners.

     She was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph and Stella Bednar, husband, Robert E. Surber, two sisters, Maxine Clark and Gladys McCracken, one brother, Norman Bednar.

     She is survived by one son, Steven K. Surber of Belleville, Kansas, one brother, George Bednar and his wife Pat of Pueblo, Colorado, many nieces and nephews, other relatives and many friends.

     Funeral services will be held Ten Thirty AM, Saturday, May 15, 2021 at Bachelor-Surber Memorial Chapel, Belleville, KS, conducted by, Pastor Kathy Aeillo and Pastor Jacob Rice.

     Interment will be in the Belleville Cemetery, Belleville, KS.

     Memorials may be given to the Republic County Community Foundation or Central Christian Church, Belleville, KS.

     Friends may call on Friday, May 14, 2021 from 9 AM to 8 PM at Bachelor-Surber Funeral Home, Belleville, KS.

     Online condolences and information at

      Bachelor-Surber Funeral Home, Belleville, KS in charge of arrangements.

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 Service Program


May 14, 2021

9:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Bachelor-Surber Funeral Home
1322 19th Street
Belleville, KS 66935

Funeral Service
May 15, 2021

10:30 AM
Bachelor-Surber Memorial Chapel, Belleville, KS
1322 19th Street
Belleville, KS 66935

May 15, 2021

11:00 AM
Belleville Cemetery
1670 Nickel Road
Belleville, KS 66935

Please note
Memorials may be given to Republic County Community Foundation or Central Christian Church, Belleville, KS
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