Charles Burgess, age 71, passed away on Saturday, March 29, 2014 at the University of Kansas Medical Center in Kansas City, KS.

Celebration service will be held at 1 p.m., April 2, 2014 at the Lebanon Christian. Burial will follow in the Sweet Home Cemetery of rural Lebanon, Kan. Visitation was held at the Simmons-Rentschler Mortuary with the family present. Arrangements are entrusted to the Simmons-Rentschler Mortuary of Smith Center, Kan. For online condolences visit www.simmons-rentschler.com.