Monday, October 24, 2022

Obituary - Daryl M. Roufs

Daryl M. Roufs, age 63, a resident of Ft. Scott, Kansas, passed away Monday, October 24, 2022, at his home. He was born August 13, 1959, in Ft. Scott, the son of Harold J. Roufs and Catherine G. “Kay” Hill Roufs. Daryl graduated from the Ft. Scott High School. He worked as a heavy equipment operator and maintenance-man throughout the United States.

In addition, he helped on the family farm near Fulton, Kansas. One could say Daryl was a collector. He enjoyed showing off his many “treasures” to his friends and grandkids. In earlier years, he enjoyed hunting and fishing.

Survivors include his children, Lonnie Roufs (Sara) of Uniontown, Kansas, Tabitha Hardesty (Kent), Kayla Bronson (Jeff), and Erica Bolton (Jason) all of Ft. Scott, five grandchildren, Kenzi, Morgyn, Cruz, Mason and Matthew and his beloved dog, Stan. 

Also surviving is a brother, Gary Roufs (Cathy). He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Johnny Roufs.

There was cremation. A memorial service will be held at 10:30 A.M. Tuesday, November 1st at the Cheney Witt Chapel. Private burial will take place at the Evergreen Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to the Heath Cannon Memorial Hunt and may be left in care of the Cheney Witt Chapel, 201 S. Main, P.O. Box 347, Ft. Scott, KS 666701. Words of remembrance may be submitted to the online guestbook at

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