BUSHTON — Ella “Marie” Hohl, 92, died Aug. 24 at Heritage Health Care, Chanute. Born May 26, 1921 at Crockett, Texas, she was the daughter of G.L. and Louella (Minter) Wilcox.
Marie married Lawrence Henry Hohl Nov. 8, 1941 at Dallas, Texas. He died March 2, 1993. She worked for Bushton Public Schools from 1959 to 1987 as a secretary. Mrs. Hohl was a longtime Bushton resident, recently living in Omaha, Neb., and Chanute. She was a member of United Methodist Church, United Methodist Women, and Bushton Study Club, all of Bushton.
Survivors include three daughters: Loretta Jenkins and her husband Marvin of Kilgore, Texas; Carolyn Oehlert of Omaha, Neb.; and Arlene Hasty of Chanute. She is also survived by nine grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two sons-in-law, Neil Oehlert and Bill Hasty; and one brother, Gerald Wilcox.
A graveside service is planned for Friday, Aug. 30, at 11:00 a.m. at Bushton Cemetery in Bushton, with the Rev. Gene Langhofer officiating. Interment will be at Bushton Cemetery, Bushton. Visitation will be from noon until 8:00 p.m. Thursday at Nicholson-Ricke Funeral Home. Memorials are suggested to Bushton Library, in care of Nicholson-Ricke Funeral Home. A memorial service will take place at the Bushton United Methodist Church, with time to be announced at a later date. Condolences may be sent and notice viewed at www.nicholsonrickefh.net
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Great Bend (Kan) Tribune, Aug. 27, 2013