DEATHS: Wilma Graber

Wilma Ruth Graber, 92, died Thursday, Jan. 22, at Kidron Bethel Healthcare in North Newton.

The service will be at 2 p.m. Monday, Jan. 26, at First Menno?nite Church, Newton, with pastor Joan Boyer officiating. Visitation will be from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 25, with the family receiving guests from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., at Petersen Funeral Home, 215 N. Main, Newton.

She was born Oct. 5, 1916, to John T. and Ida (Stucky) Albrecht near Weatherford, Okla. In 1938 she was married to Harvey N. Graber, who predeceased her in 1982.

She is survived by four sons, Max and Loretta Graber of Salina, Ron and Terry Graber of Des Moines, Iowa, Michael Graber and wife Marty Graves of Huntington Beach, Calif., Tony and Sue Graber of Newton; two daughters, Judy and John Johnson of Lawrence, and Corliss and Allen Young of Kingman; a sister, Luella Fotoplos of Wichita; 14 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.

Burial will be at Restlawn Gardens of Memory, Newton.

 

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