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Ida Darlene (Stephens) Petrasek-Robben


Ida Darlene (Stephens) Petrasek-Robben, 82, Hoxie, died Sunday, May 25, 2014, in Hoxie.

She was born Jan. 15, 1932, in Lenora to Levi Leonard and Blanche Christine (Breeden) Stephens.

She married Melvin Steven Petrasek on May 18, 1949, in Norton. He preceded her in death Feb. 3, 1969. She later married Dennis J. Robben on June 8, 1973, in Leoville. He preceded her in death April 12, 1998.

Survivors include four daughters, Connie Kay Baker, Richmond, Mo., Pamela Sue Bedore, Wamego, Jacklyn Jean Gabel, Hays, and Rebecca Christine Best, Hoxie; a brother, Harold Wayne Stephens, Littleton, Colo.; three sisters, Margaret Helen Gartrell, Aurora, Colo., Reta Mae Rutherford, Lenora, and Coleen Rae Brooks, Altus, Okla.; nine grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two great-grandchildren.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Mickey-Leopold Funeral Home, Hoxie; burial in Gettis Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 1 to 8 p.m. Wednesday with family receiving friends from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorials are suggested to Hospice or Red Barn, Rexford, in care of the funeral home.

Condolences can be sent to the family at www.mickeyleopoldfuneral.com.