Max G. Fleming, 68, passed away Sunday, June 21, 2020, in Hutchinson. He was born June 2, 1952 in Ellsworth to David L. and Thelma M. (Keehner) Fleming.
Max was a longtime resident of Ellsworth County. He was a hoist operator at Independent Salt for 41 years. He married Pam Bisterfeldt Wilson Nov. 30, 1991 in Holyrood.
Max is survived by his wife Pam Fleming of Holyrood; daughter, Christy Kratzer (Steve) of Wichita; son, Lyle Fleming (Marsha) of Salina; daughter, Cindy Rocha (Javier) of Salina; step-son, Jason Wilson (Jenn) of Lawrence; step-daughter, Jennifer Wilson of Great Bend; grandchildren, Macy, Derek, Gabriel, and Carson; step-grandchildren, Jade, Colton, Rylie, Jordayn, Kobi, Kalib, Chandler, Genevieve, and Pureity; great granddaughters, Serenity and Kyleigh; brothers, Jim Fleming (Jane) of Lindsborg, Paul Fleming (Doyne) of Oklahoma City, Okla., and Robert Fleming (Nancy) of Wichita; and sister, Edith Fleming of Salina.
He was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Ruth Fleming.
Visitation is from 1-8 p.m. today (Thursday, June 25) at Parsons Funeral Home, Ellsworth, with family present from 6-8 p.m.
Funeral service is at 10 a.m. Friday, June 26, at Concordia Lutheran Church, Hoisington, with burial following in Buckeye Cemetery, rural Kanopolis.
Memorial contributions may be made to Parsons Funeral Home in Max’s name, PO Box 45, Ellsworth, Kan. 67439.
Condolences may be left at parsonsfh.com