Artie L. “Zieke” Long, 70, formally of Leavenworth passed away November 22, 2013 at an Atchison nursing home after a lengthy illness. A memorial service will be held Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at 2 p.m. at the Belden Larkin Funeral Home, Leavenworth Kan. Chaplain Jack Divine, will officiate. Burial will be at Mt Muncie Cemetery.
Artie was born November 8, 1943 in Leavenworth Kan. to Harold and Jessie “Mensch” Long. He was a graduate of Leavenworth High School. He worked as a laborer for various employers. Prior to his illness, he was a faithful fan and volunteered with the St. Benedictine college football program.
Artie was preceded in death by his parents and an Aunt Frieda Call. He is survived by an Aunt, Bonnie Meador, Vancouver Wash.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Belden-Larkin Funeral Home and Cremation Services. Condolences may be sent to www.beldenlarkin.com.