Vera Jean Huxman

7/20/2014

Vera Jean Huxman, 89, Arnold, died Thursday, July 17, 2014, at Hays Medical Center.

Vera Jean Huxman, 89, Arnold, died Thursday, July 17, 2014, at Hays Medical Center.

She was born April 10, 1925, in Forrester Township, Ness County, to Charles and Margery (Rowe) Conkright. She was a 1942 graduate of Arnold High School.

She married Rex Huxman on Nov. 15, 1942. She retired from Ransom High School as the school secretary in 1991 after 24 years.

Survivors include a son, Kent, and wife, Peggy; five grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; a step-great-grandson; and a step-great-great-grandson.

She was preceded in death by a son, Kim; and a daughter, Kristin.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at Fitzgerald Funeral Home, Ness City; burial in Arnold Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until 9 p.m. Sunday with family present from 6 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorials are suggested to the Arnold United Methodist Church or Rhode Island Suites, Ransom, in care of the funeral home.

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