Francis W. Tebbutt, 83, of Seneca, Kansas died Tuesday, November 17, 2020 at Bryan West Medical Center in Lincoln, Nebraska.
Francis was born on April 26, 1937 the son of George W. Tebbutt and Elinore (Lindsey) Tebbutt in Frankfort, Kansas. He attended Frankfort schools and graduated from Marysville High School with the Class of 1956. Francis was united in marriage to June Clark on July 7, 1957 in Marysville, Kansas. To this union four children were born.
Francis was a past president of the Seneca Chamber of Commerce, and a founding member of the Nemaha County Ducks Unlimited. He enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren, shooting trap, hunting, and fishing.
Francis was preceded in death by his parents; and his brother, Harold Tebbutt.
Survivors include his wife, June Tebbutt of the home; his son, Wesley (Nici) Tebbutt of Topeka, KS; three daughters, Beverly Heinen of Seneca, KS, Lisa (Bob) Mathewson of Axtell, KS, and Lori (Ken) Carlson of Seneca, KS; eight grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren; his brother, Gene (Dee) Tebbutt of Manhattan, KS; and two sisters, Carol (Larry) Stock of Emporia and Peggy (Earle) Allen of Topeka, KS.
Francis will lie in state from 2:00 to 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 19, 2020 at the Popkess Memorial Chapel in Seneca, Kansas.
Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, November 20, 2020 at the NorthRidge Church in Seneca, Kansas. The family will safely greet friends from 9:00 a.m. until service time on Friday at the church. Private inurnment will be made in the Seneca Cemetery at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to NorthRidge Church, Seneca Fire Department, or Coins for a Cause, sent in care of Popkess Memorial Chapel, 814 Castle St., Seneca, KS 66538.
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