HAYS — Fern R. Wilhelm Fuller, 88, died June 6 at Trinity Manor, Dodge City. She was born April 16, 1926 at Russell County, the daughter of Alex and Martha (Deines) Flegler.
She married Emanuel Wilhelm Oct. 6, 1946 at Rural Barton County. He died April 1980. She then married Joe Fuller May 17, 1986 at Hoisington.
She was a homemaker.
Mrs. Fuller was a Hays resident since 1986, coming from Galatia. She was a member of First United Methodist Church, Hays, and Sunflower Polka Club.
Survivors include one son: Steve Wilhelm and his wife Donna of Galatia; one daughter: Vickie Williamson of Dodge City; three grandchildren: Sheila Prater, Scott Dumler, and Sarah Williamson; five great-grandchildren: Dalton Prater, Brayden Prater, Isabella Dumler, Lola Dumler, and Hudson Dumler.
She was preceded in death by three brothers, Benhardt Flegler, Luther Flegler, and Albert Flegler.
The funeral service is at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday at Nicholson-Ricke Funeral Home with Nancy Mitchell, PMA, officiating. Interment will be at Hoisington Cemetery.
Visitation is from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m., with the family receiving friends from 7 to 8 p.m., Monday, June 9 at Nicholson-Ricke Funeral Home. Memorials are suggested to Riordan Clinic Health Center or Kans for Kids, in care of Nicholson-Ricke Funeral Home.
Condolences may be sent and notice viewed at www.nicholsonrickefh.net.
Funeral arrangements provided by
Nicholson-Ricke Funeral Home*
415 N. Main
Hoisington, KS 67530
Great Bend (Kan.) Tribune, June 8, 2014