Kathryn Ann (Wessel) Schieferecke, 80, Hoxie, died Friday, Jan. 26, 2018, at her home in rural Sheridan County.
She was born May 31, 1937, in rural Sheridan County near Selden to Libory (L.W.) and Elsie (Schwarz) Wessel.
She married William J. Schieferecke on April 18, 1960, in Selden. She was a farmwife.
Survivors include her husband, of the home in Hoxie; three sons, Larry Schieferecke, Bennington, Bernie Schieferecke, Hoxie, and Ray Schieferecke, Parker, Colo.; five daughters, Eilene Minnix, Scott City, Linda Betzen, Wichita, Joan Schieferecke, McPherson, Carol Towey, Goddard, and Anna Nippert, Wamego; two brothers, Robert Wessel, Selden, and Bill Wessel, Dresden; three sisters, Margie Blaske, Salina, Martha Wassemiller, Monument, and Betty Hickert, Selden; 23 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church, Hoxie; burial in St. Frances Cabrini Cemetery, Hoxie.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday at Mickey-Leopold Funeral Home, Hoxie, and from 6 to 8 p.m. with family receiving friends from 6 to 7 p.m. at the church.
A vigil will be at 7 p.m. Monday at the church.
Memorials are suggested to St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church Building Fund, Father Vincent Thu Laing Mission Project or Father Ben Saw Mission Project in care of the funeral home.
Condolences can be sent to the family at www.mickeyleopoldfuneral.com.