January 29, 2023

Malvin O. Wells, age 93, passed away on Monday, January 25, 2016 in Ordway, Colorado. Malvin was born January 24, 1923 in Elk County, Kansas, the son of William H. & Alice (Fraiz) Wells. A lifetime resident of western Kansas, he was a farmer.

Malvin was a member of the First Baptist Church in Scott City, Kansas and served on the Board of Directors for the Scott County High School Reunions.

On April 26, 1942 he married Edith Wren in Scott City, Kansas. Edith passed away on July 19, 2006 in Scott City.

Malvin’s surviving family includes-

Three Children-

Virgil Wells- Ordway, Colorado

Darrell Wells- Bullhead City, Arizona

Ruth Riedl- Scott City, Kansas

Three sisters-

Wilma Baker- Scott City, Kansas

Charlotte Holmes- San Diego, California

Aleta Barrows- Ness City, Kansas

Ten grandchildren, Fifteen great grandchildren and Three Great Great Grandchildren

A son, DeWayne E. Wells, a grand daughter, Pearl Sue Riedl, three sisters and three brothers precede him in death.

Services will be held at 11:00 AM Saturday, January 30, 2016 at the Scott County Cemetery in Scott City, Kansas with Chaplin Ken West officiating.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials be given and mailed to the Arkansas Valley Hospice

PO 408

La Junta, Colorado 81050. 

Friends may call from 10:00 am until 8:00 pm Friday at Price & Sons Funeral Home in Scott City, Kansas.