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Maurine Carol Yeager


Maurine Carol Yeager, 92, Derby, formerly of Russell, died Tuesday, May 6, 2014, at Harry Hynes Hospice, Wichita.

She was born in Selden to Glen and Sylvia (Crabill) Schrock. She graduated from Selden High School and attended Brown Mackie College to train as a business secretary.

She married Edward B. Yeager on Oct. 17, 1947, in Larned. He preceded her in death. She worked for Phillip Petroleum in Russell.

Survivors include a son, Doug Yeager, Wichita; a daughter, Marsha Martin, Collinsville, Okla.; a brother, Phillip Schrock, Lodi, Calif.; a sister, Vinita Buettgenbach, Lebanon; three grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at St. John Lutheran Church, Russell.

Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, with family present to greet guests from 6 to 7 p.m., at Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary, Russell.

Memorials are suggested to St. John Lutheran Church, Russell, in care of the mortuary.