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Anetha Forpahl

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Anetha Forpahl, 83, of Augusta, KS, passed away Friday, February 23, 2018 at home. Visitation 2:00 - 8:00 p.m.  with family present from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at Headley Funeral Chapel. Service 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, February 28, 2018, at First Baptist Church, Augusta, KS. Burial will follow at Elmwood Cemetery Augusta, KS. Anetha was born in Haven, KS on May 18, 1934, to the late Occa (Adams) and Francis Trebbe. She was a secretary at Garfield Elementary, Augusta Junior High, and Augusta Senior High. She retired from El Dorado Special Education after 31 years. On December 27, 1951 she married Gene Forpahl at First Baptist Church, Augusta where she was a member for 74 years and sang in the choir for over 60 years. Anetha is survived by her husband, Gene; sons, Greg Forpahl and wife Betty of Augusta, KS, Chris Forpahl and wife Susan of Baton Rouge, LA, Scott Forpahl and wife Robin of El Dorado, KS; sister, JoAnn Rymel; grandchildren, Amanda Casteel, Eric Forpahl; and great grandchildren, Connor, Chris, Caden, and Travis. She was preceded in death by her son, Mark Forpahl; sister, Velva Jean Rathbun.  Memorial donations to First Baptist Church 1501 State Street Augusta, Kansas 67010.