Berniece G. Everhart
Berniece G. Everhart, 79, life long resident of Herington, died Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012, at the Herington Municipal Hospital. She was born Nov. 30, 1933, rural Herington, the daughter of Gottfried and Sadie Brunner.
Mrs. Everhart was a homemaker.
She was preceded in death by her first husband Kenneth Staatz on July 13, 1969; three brothers, and four sisters, and her parents.
She married Charles R. Everhart on Aug. 1, 1970, at St. Paulís; he survives.
She is also survived by three sons: Raymond Staatz, of Pipestone, Minn., Ronald Staatz of Herington, Dennis Everhart of Konawa, Okla.; a daughter Terri Graviley, of Kansas City; a brother Floyd Brunner of Paris, Texas; seven grandchildren; and seven great grandchildren
Friends may call Friday from 3 until 7 p.m. at the Penwell-Gabel Funeral Home, Herington Chapel.
Funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 22, 2012, at the St. Paul Lutheran Church, Herington, with Pastor Bill Peterson officiating; burial will follow at the Sunset Hill Cemetery.
The family requests memorials, in lieu of flowers, to the St. Paulís Lutheran Church, Herington Hospital Foundation, or Dickinson County Hospice; and they may be sent in care of the Penwell-Gabel Funeral Home & Crematory, Herington Chapel, 404 S. Broadway, Herington, KS 67449-3038.
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