Alberta Ann (Vrbas) Ayers, 65, Estherville, Iowa, died Wednesday, June 7, 2017, at her home.

She was born Feb. 23, 1952, in Stratton, Neb., to Albert and Betty (Gray) Vrbas. She attended grade school in McDonald and later high school in Colby. She married Kenneth Ray Ayers on Aug. 11, 1973, in Hill City. He preceded her in death June 8, 2010. She was a nurse aide.

Survivors include a son, Michael Ayers, Topeka; a daughter, Bobbi Jo Paulson, Estherville; her siblings, Marlene Jahnke, Elmore, Minn., Josie Whisler, Atwood, Susie Scrivner, Norcatur, and Linda Boen, Belton, Mo.; and two grandchildren.

Services will be at 11a.m. June 23 at Estherville Lutheran Church; burial will take place at a later date in Kansas. .

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. June 22 at Henry Olson Funeral Chapel, Estherville.

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