Florence C. “Flo” (Urban) Hertel, 90, Hays, died Friday, Oct. 6, 2017, at Ascension Via Christi Village, Hays.

She was born Jan. 30, 1927, in Pfeifer to Jacob and Agnes (Doerfler) Urban.

She married Fredolin Hertel on Sept. 2, 1947, in Hays. He preceded her in death Jan. 25, 1984.

She was a member of Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church and active in the Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary.

She enjoyed cooking, bowling, playing bingo and being a wife and mother.

Survivors include three sons, Wesley Hertel and wife, Maggie, Enon, Ohio, Bruce Hertel and wife, Karen, and Thaddeus Hertel, all of Hays; a daughter, Karen Hertel, Hays, five grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and seven step-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; three brothers, Clarence, Alfred, and Alvin Urban; four sisters, Josephine Michlitsch, Lavina Dreiling, Norma Dreiling, and Marietta Urban; and a grandson.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church; burial in St. Joseph Cemetery. 

Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday and from 9 to 9:45 a.m.Thursday, both at Hays Memorial Chapel Funeral Home, 1906 Pine, Hays, KS 67601.

A VFW Auxiliary rosary will be at 6 p.m. Wednesday, followed by a vigil at 6:30 p.m., both at the funeral home.

Memorials are suggested to Hospice of HaysMed or Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church in care of the funeral home.

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