FULTON, Texas — Ellen Leikam, a resident of Fulton, Texas, died Jan. 16, 2018. She was born in Great Bend, KS, on July 20, 1927, to Earnest and Avice Buck. She married Aloysius Leikam of Hays, KS, on June 14, 1980.
Survivors include one son, James Kraft of Claflin, KS (one son, Charles “Ernie” Miles preceded her in death); two daughters, Glenda Cooper of Tonganoxie, KS and Georgellen McConnell of Fulton, Texas; six grandsons and two granddaughters; five great-grandchildren; one sister, Virginia Felts of Rockport, Texas; two nephews and one niece.
Final interment will be in the Great Bend Cemetery at a later date.
Great Bend (Kan.) Tribune, Jan. 23, 2018