Darrell Colhouer 1938-2017


Darrell Ray Colhouer, 79, Topeka, died Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017.

He was born Jan. 30, 1938, in Hoyt, the son of Orville Colhouer and Inez Cunning Col­houer.

Mr. Colhouer owned and oper­ated Darrell’s Service for more than 31 years.

He married Marilyn Kay Wil­liams on Nov. 27, 1959, in Frank­fort. She survives.

Other survivors include two sons, Kevin Colhouer and wife Becky and Brent Colhouer and wife Stacy; five grandchildren, Melissa Carter and husband Jer­emy, Ashley Colhouer, Lance Col­houer, Kolton Colhouer and Kay­lon Colhouer; two great-grandsons, Mason and Nixon Carter; a sister, Charlene Nesmith; and other rela­tives. He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Don and Tom.

Memorial services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Penwell-Gabel Parker-Parker Price Chapel, 245 N.W. Independence Ave., Topeka. Visitation will be held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral chapel.

Memorial contributions may be made to Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church, 4525 N.W. Button Road, Topeka, KS 66618; or Midland Hospice Care, 200 S.W. Frazier Circle, Topeka, KS 66606-2800.

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Phone: 785-364-3141

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