Frances Agnes (Herrman) Ridler, 94, Hays, died Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, in Castle Rock, Colo.

She was born June 16,1923, in Liebenthal to Anton and Agnes Herrman. She was a 1941 graduate of La Crosse High School.

She married George “Max” Ridler on June 28, 1944, in Hutchinson. He preceded her ind death.

She took great pride in her leadership and volunteer positions as past president of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary, her many years as a volunteer for Hadley Hospital Auxiliary and enjoyed playing golf.

Survivors include three sons, Robert and wife, Melody, Mannsville, N.Y., James and wife, Donna, Buffalo, Minn., and Randy and wife, Pam, Castle Rock,; a son-in-law, David Carey, Carlsbad, Calif.; five grandchildren, Marcella Ridler, Christopher Ridler, Michael Ridler, Ryan Ridler and Lance Ridler; and seven great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and a daughter, Gladys Carey.

Graveside services will be at 11:30 p.m. Wednesday in Kansas Veterans’ Cemetery, WaKeeney.

Visitation and rosary will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Brock’s-Keithley Funeral Chapel & Crematory, 2509 Vine, Hays, KS 67601.