SUBLETTE – Howard Trahern, 93, died Friday, Jan. 31, 2014, at St. Catherine Hospital in Garden City.
He was born Jan. 13, 1921, to Andrew M. and Millie (Pohling) Trahern on the family farm south of Sublette in the Banner community.
He married Georgia Wiswell Jan. 13, 1941, in Sublette. She died Dec. 15, 2004.
He graduated from Sublette High School in 1938.
He farmed south of Sublette until his retirement.
He was a member of the Sublette Christian Church.
He enjoyed traveling. He also enjoyed attending the local ballgames.
He is survived by one sister, LaVone Richie, Flagler, Colo.; one brother-in-law, Darrell Wiswell and wife, Jennie, Sublette; and many nieces, nephews and other relatives.
He was also preceded in death by his parents, five brothers and one sister.
• Funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. Sublette Christian Church, with Pastor David Erwin presiding.
Burial will follow at Banner Cemetery in rural Seward County.
Friends may call from noon to 8 p.m. at Swaim Funeral Chapel, Sublette.
Memorials are suggested to Sublette Christian Church or donor's choice in care of the funeral home.
Thoughts and memories may be shared in the online guest book at www.swaimfuneralhome.com.