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LeRoy D. Jost – Metz Mortuary

    LeRoy D. Jost
    LeRoy D. Jost, age 90 of Henderson, NE, died on Saturday, December 3, 2022 at Henderson. He was born April 11, 1932 to George and Elizabeth (Schroeder) Jost in Hillsboro, KS, the 6th of seven children. On May 1, 1953, he was united in marriage to Janice Kornelson in Hillsboro, KS.

    LeRoy was a member of the Living Hope Church in Henderson, and was a long-time farmer in Hamilton County. He was on the Tabor College Board of Directors from 1968-1997.

    He is survived by his wife Janice of Henderson, three sons, Steve (Sherry) Jost of Glenview, IL, Garry (Gloria) Jost of Gig Harbor, WA, and Mark (Jane) Jost of Henderson, seven grand children, and fourteen great-grandchildren, and his brother Dean (Loretta) Jost of Aurora, NE.

    He was preceded in death by his parents, his brothers Marvin, Larry and Norton, and his sister Grace.

    Graveside services will be held at 9:45 a.m., Thursday, December 8, 2022, at the Living Hope Cemetery at Henderson, followed by the Memorial service at 10:30 a.m., at the Living Hope Church, Henderson, with the Reverends Luke Haidle and Stuart Pederson officiating. Visitation will be from 3-9 p.m., on Wednesday, with the family greeting friends from 7-9 p.m., that same evening at Metz Mortuary in Henderson. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to Tabor College, 400 S. Jefferson, Hillsboro, KS 67063, or give online at:

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