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Elizabeth RaderPassing: November 5, 2021


Calvary Lutheran Church

Funeral Service

Wednesday, November 10th @ 1:00 p.m.


Calvary Lutheran Church

Wednesday, November 10th @ 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.


Mitchell Cemetery

Wednesday, November 10th

MITCHELL – Elizabeth Rader, 87, passed away Friday, November 5, 2021, at her home.

Born April 3, 1934, in Arcadia, Kansas, she was the daughter of Richard B. and Anna Mae (Bennett) Foster.  She married Wallace Kruse Rader February 15, 1957.

Liz retired from J. C. Penney Company.  She graduated from Pittsburg High School in 1952, was baptized in 1958 at Zion Lutheran Church in Pittsburg, Kansas, and is a member of Calvary Lutheran Church in Bedford.    She enjoyed traveling with her husband and always made friends wherever she was.



Wallace Rader of Mitchell


Mark (Louann) Rader of Mitchell

Janet (Greg) Phillips of Orleans


Sarah (Derek) Rollins, Kyle (Charlsie) Rader, Trevor (Samantha) Phillips, Chad (fianceé, Brittany) Phillips, and Jarrett Phillips

five great-grandchildren


Hellen Murphy of  Girard, Kansas

Richard Foster of Pittsburg, Kansas

Her parents, five brothers, and two sisters preceded her in death.

Funeral service will be at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, November 10, at Calvary Lutheran Church with Pastor Gary W. Zakian officiating.  Burial will be in Mitchell Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 11:00 a.m. until the service on Wednesday at the church.

Memorial Gifts:  Calvary Lutheran Church & Preschool

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2 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: Tony & Marcy Ellis | Mitchell, IN
    Date: November 8, 2021
    Sending the Rader Family our condolences and prayers.
  2. Guest: Bill and Ellen Lutes | Savannah, Ga.
    Date: November 8, 2021
    Sending the Rader Family our condolences and prayers for peace and comfort. Memories of our times with Wally and Liz are special memories we spent together at Calvary. Liz is at peace with Jesus! Love you all! Bill and Ellen Lutes