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Daryl Giltner obituary | Fort Scott Biz

Daryl Wayne Giltner, 76, resident of Fort. Scott, KS, passed away Thursday, September 22, 2022 at his home. He was born on October 11, 1945 in Parsons, KS, the son of Elmer and Cleda Wigelsworth Giltner.

Daryl worked with his father in the family shoe store in Parsons until he became the owner. There he learned to work with leather and later worked with his sons.

He worked for several car dealerships over the years and was part owner of Giltner Motors in Fredonia, KS.

He has worked for Modern Home Center in Pittsburg, KS as well as Farm Bureau Insurance during his career.

Daryl loved sports, especially basketball and racquetball. He loved motorcycles, boats, race cars, and just about anything with wheels and a motor.

He loved spending time by the lake. He especially loved spending time with his family.

Survivors include his wife Patty of the household; 6 children, Pam Martin and husband Rich, Camdenton, MO, Louie Giltner and wife Julie, Franklin, KS, Terry Giltner, and wife Romi, Chouteau, OK, Brandon Giltner, Ft. Scott, Noah Giltner and Molly, Abilene , Texas, and Zach Giltner and his wife Jamie, Durant, IA; 13 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren and one on the way; and several nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by one brother, Sonny Giltner; one sister, Sharon Jones; and his parents.

Pastor Michael Wriston will lead memorial services at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 28eat Cheney Witt Chapel.

Interment of ashes will follow at Springhill Cemetery, Parsons, KS.

The family will receive friends from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Tuesday evening at the funeral home.

Memorials are suggested to Integrity Hospice and may be entrusted to the Cheney Witt Chapel, PO Box 347,201 S. Main St., Ft. Scott, KS 66701. Words of remembrance may be submitted to the online guest book at cheneywitt .com.