Mary Louise Logsdon, 76, Ponca City, Okla., formerly of Natoma, Larned and Hamilton died Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2018, at her home.
She was born Aug. 11, 1942, in Natoma to Vernon and Leah (Mayo) Matheson. She was a 1960 graduate of Larned High School, attended Fort Hays College and continued her education at Emporia State University, earning a bachelor’s and master’s in education.
She married Jack Atteberry. She later married Max E. Logsdon. She was a retired elementary teacher and K-12 librarian.
Survivors include her husband, of the home in Ponca City; two sons, Larry Atteberry, Owosso, Mich., and Kyle Atteberry, Larned; two daughters, Angie Logsdon, Winfield, and Pam Stearns, Spanaway, Wash.; a brother, Calvin Matheson, Iola; a sister, Verna Munk, Gorham; her stepchildren, Cathy Barber, Choctaw, Okla., Lewis Logsdon and Max B. Logsdon, both of Emporia, Alan Logsdon, Russell, and David Logsdon, Udall; 23 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; and a number of nieces and nephews and many friends.
She was preceded in death by a stepdaughter, Cynthia Hagen; and two step-grandchildren.
Services were Aug. 31 at Miles Funeral Service, Winfield; burial in Janesville Cemetery in Hamilton.
A scholarship has been established in her name for Dexter Schools, USD No. 471 in care of the funeral home.