Robert Earl Hoerner, 89, of Manhattan died Tuesday at his home.
The family provided some of the following information.
He was born on Feb. 20, 1924, in Manhattan. He was the son of the late Helen (Thompson) and George F.C. Hoerner.
Robert was a farmer in the McDowell Creek area for many years. He attended the Blue Valley Memorial United Methodist Church of Manhattan and was very active at the Flint Hills Breadbasket and was the 2013 Volunteer of the Year. On May 26, 1945, he was
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