Marland J. Kralik, 85, passed away Tuesday, November 2, 2021, in Ellsworth. He was born August 21, 1936, in Ellsworth County to Winslow and Emma (Galliart) Kralik.
Marland was a lifetime resident of Ellsworth County where he was a truck foreman for the County Highway Department. On his days off, he would work at Homolka Grain & Supply. He served in the United States Army and was a member of the Ellsworth American Legion Post 174. Marland married Lenore Kay Foos in Ellsworth on August 23, 1963.
Marland is survived by his sons, Kevin and Brad Kralik of Ellsworth; sister, Delores Ploutz of Garden Grove, CA; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Lenore; and brothers, Melvin, Raymond, and Harold Kralik.
Visitation: 4-8 p.m., Sunday, November 7, 2021, with family present 6-8 p.m., at Parsons Funeral Home, Ellsworth.
Graveside funeral service: 2:00 p.m., Monday, November 8, 2021, at Ellsworth Cemetery.
Memorial contributions can be made to Ellsworth County Senior Center Meals on Wheels or to Angels Care Home Health, c/o, Parsons Funeral Home, PO Box 45, Ellsworth, KS 67439.