Cover photo for Elenor Eunice Hentzler's Obituary
Elenor Eunice Hentzler Profile Photo
1923 Elenor 2018

Elenor Eunice Hentzler

October 21, 1923 — November 11, 2018

Elenor Hentzler, 95, passed away November 11, 2018. She was born October 21, 1923, at Watson, Kansas daughter of Nellie Milliken and William A. Herschell.  She graduated from Highland Park High School in    Topeka. She married Herbert “Bud” Hentzler on March 12, 1947 in Topeka.  They moved to Eskridge, Kansas in 1952, where they raised cattle and farmed. Herbert preceded her in death August 2010. Elenor moved Topeka in 2010 and Plano, Texas December 2017. She was a member of the Eskridge Presbyterian Church, where she was a  Sunday school teacher. For many years she was involved with the Friendly Farmers 4-H Club, as a cooking and sewing leader.  She served on the Wabaunsee County Fair Board, was active in the Wabaunsee County Extension Homemaker Unit and Republican Party. Survivors include two daughters, Jane Hentzler, Lee’s Summit, Missouri and Carol Gockel and her husband Doug, Plano, Texas; Sister-in-Law Helen Herschell, San Antonio, and Jeanne Hentzler, Topeka; one granddaughter,  Meghan Gockel, Dallas and several nieces and nephews.  Graveside services will be 10:30 A.M., Thursday, November 15, 2018 at the Zion Cemetery east of Topeka near Watson, Kansas.  In lieu of flowers Memorial contributions may be made to the Friendly Farmers 4-H Club at Eskridge and mailed to VanArsdale Funeral Chapel, P.O. Box 338, Eskridge, KS  66423.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Elenor Eunice Hentzler, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Thursday, November 15, 2018

Starts at 10:30 am (Central time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 1

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree