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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Helen Watts

SMITH CENTER – Helen Watts, age 88, passed away Sunday, March 1, 2015 at Smith County Long Term Care in Smith Center, KS. Arrangements... 

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Courtney Faith Miller

KENSINGTON – Courtney Faith Miller came shining into this world on August 4, 1999.  She was dedicated to the Lord on Easter... 

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Pam Hudson

KENSINGTON -  Pamela Sue Hudson, 53, passed away on February 24, 2015, at Smith County Hospital in Smith Center after a hard fought... 

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Betty McDonald

SMITH CENTER – Betty (Elizabeth Shirley) Grinstead McDonald was born on June 18, 1920 in Esbon, Kansas to Virgil Hooker Grinstead... 

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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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