About Us

We take great pride in the reputation we have built over the years, that our funeral directors are known as the most trusted, knowledgeable and honest funeral service providers in our community.  Most likely the staff  at Simmons-Rentschler Mortuary is someone you know, someone who you see regularly around your hometown. That is because this is our hometown too.  When planning a funeral our funeral directors are dedicated to ensuring that... 

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Jeffrey Hojda

INDEPENDENCE, KS – Jeffrey Hojda, age 46, passed away on Monday, January 26, 2015 at his home in Independence, KS. Celebration... 

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Samuel R. Wagner

SMITH CENTER –   Sam R. Wagner, age 80, passed away Sunday, January 25, 2015 at the Smith County Long Term Care in Smith Center,... 

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Charles Leonard Favinger

SMITH CENTER -  Charles Leonard Favinger, 84 of Smith Center, KS passed away Thursday January 22, 2015.  He was born January 9, 1931... 

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Norma Jean Osborn

Norma Jean Osborn, 90 years of age, of Beatrice, formerly of Smith Center, KS passed away at the Beatrice Community Hospital Monday... 

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116 W. First St.
Smith Center, KS 66967


Phone: (785) 282-6691
Fax: (785) 282-6168
Toll Free: (888) 711-6691



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