Scott Andrew Marihugh

Scott Andrew Marihugh, age 49, of Esbon, Kansas, entered into rest on Thursday, January 23, 2020 at Mitchell County Hospital in Beloit, Kansas. He was born on February 16, 1970 in Long Branch, New Jersey, to Glenn and Shirley (Hughes) Marihugh.

Scott was a 1988 graduate of Downs High School. He then attended and graduated from North Central Kansas Area Vo-Tech School, Beloit, Kansas in the Diesel Mechanic program.

He married Sherry Dryden and to this marriage there were two children Cody and Trevor. He later married Jody Wherry and to this marriage there were four children, Bre, Lynnea, Rhys and Trey. 

Scott was a longtime employee of Landmark Implement, Smith Center, Kansas. He then joined the family farm until his accident in 2016.

He was an avid hunter, fisherman, outdoorsman and for several years he owned and operated Wild Bird Outfitters.

He is survived by his 6 children, Cody Marihugh, Lincoln, NE; Trevor Marihugh, Esbon, KS; Bre Marihugh, Manhattan, KS; Lynnea Marihugh, Savannah, GA; Rhys Marihugh, Esbon, KS; Trey Marihugh, Manhattan, KS; mother, Shirley Marihugh, Esbon, KS; 4 siblings, Brenda Seaman (Lon), Downs, KS; Karen Loeffelman (Ed), St. Louis, MO; Sandy Zabel (Steve), Chattanooga, TN. Mark Marihugh (Kathy), McPherson KS; aunt and uncle, Edgar and Veronica, cousins, Ken Marihugh (Nancy), Linda Edwards (Stacey) and David Stouffer, numerous nieces, nephews and friends.

He was preceded in death by his father Glenn Marihugh and cousin, James Marihugh.

Funeral Services will be held 10:00 a.m., Thursday, January 30th, 2020 at Esbon United Methodist Church, Esbon, Kansas with Pastor Rod Rose officiating. Burial will follow in the Odessa Cemetery, Rural Esbon, Kansas.

Visitation will be held Wednesday, January 29th, 2020 from 1-8 pm. at Melby Mortuary, Mankato, Kansas, with family receiving friends from 6-8 p.m. 

The family suggests memorials to Esbon Community Center in care of the Melby Mortuary or go online in order to donate to Brain Trauma Foundation @ For online condolences, please visit