Theodore Henry "Ted" Jorns

Larrison Mortuary

Theodore Henry "Ted" Jorns

Preston - Theodore Henry "Ted" Jorns, 66 of Preston, KS went home to his Lord and Savior on June 24, 2021.

He was born the son of Reinhardt T. Jorns and Izola (Quasebarth) Jorns October 13, 1954 in Pratt, Kansas.

He was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church, Natrona, KS, and Lutheran Laymen's League Men's Club, former LLL Zone Treasurer. He sang in the Church Choir. He was appointed a delegate to the LCMS Kansas District Convention. His hobbies included collecting trains, taking pictures and reading. He also helped with the church LLL pancake supper.

He served 20 years in the United States Navy, retiring in 1996 with the rank of E6. He received the Bronze Star.

Ted worked for the US Post Office, Pratt and the Pratt Tribune.

Theodore is survived by his sisters, Marianne (Gary) McGuire of Pratt, Kristina (Daniel, Sr.) Deardoff of Brandon, SD., and Janet Jorns of Offerle, KS, many nieces, nephews and many great nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his parents.

Funeral services will be held on Friday, July 2, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. at the St. Paul Lutheran Church, Natrona, KS .,

with Pastor Michael Schotte officiating. Burial will follow at the St. Paul Lutheran Church Cemetery, Natrona, KS.

Memorials may be made to the St. Paul Lutheran Church, the Lutheran Hour Ministries, Lead-a-Child in care of Larrison Mortuary, 300 Country Club Road, Pratt, KS, 67124.

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Published on June 30, 2021