Charles Ford Gonser
Charles Ford Gonser, 87, Borger, passed away on September 25, 2013. Charles was born on October 18, 1925 in Leavenworth, Kansas, to Martin and Vera (Ford) Gonser.On October 17, 1948 Charles married Eleanor Sievering in Ottawa, Kansas. He was a graduate of Ottawa High School and a 1957 graduate of Ottawa University.They moved to Texas in 1947, where he worked as a Chemist for Phillips 66 Copolymer, retiring after 25 years of service. Charles was a member of St. Andrews United Methodist Church.He was preceded in death by his parents; and son, Steven Gonser.Survivors: wife, Eleanor of the home; daughter Janet Howard, Amarillo, Texas, four grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.Services were Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at Poland-Thompson Funeral Home, Cameron, Mo. Burial followed in Graceland Memorial Cemetery, Cameron. Online memorials may be made to The Charles F. Gonser Memorial Fund % High Plains Animal Hospital 1355 South Main Street, Borger, Texas 79007.