Obituaries » James L. Viergever
January 7, 1942 - October 4, 2016
Service Date: October 22, 2016
Church First Presbyterian Church
Rev. Jared Witt will conduct Funeral Services at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, October 22, 2016 at the First Presbyterian Church in Fort Scott.
James Louis Viergever, 74, of Fort Scott, passed away Tuesday, October 4, 2016 at Mercy Hospital in Fort Scott, Kansas. He was born January 7, 1942 in Topeka, Kansas the son of Louis Leonard and Velda May (Rinker) Viergever.
Jim graduated from Topeka High School in 1960 and received a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Kansas State University. He also served in the US Air Force.
Jim is survived by his friend Diana Morriss, of Fort Scott, Kansas; sister Phyllis Bartel, of Shawnee, Kansas; a niece and three nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Following Cremation, Rev. Jared Witt will conduct Funeral Services at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, October 22, 2016 at the First Presbyterian Church in Fort Scott under the direction of the Konantz-Cheney Funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be made in Jim’s name to the Fort Scott Christian Heights Music Dept., 1101 S. Barbee, Fort Scott, KS, 66701 or may be left in the care of the Konantz-Cheney Funeral Home, 15 W. Wall Street, PO Box 309, Fort Scott, KS 66701. Condolences may be submitted to the online guestbook at konantz-cheney.com.