Thea Ladell Boeckner, 63, Hays, died Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, at Hays Medical Center.

She was born Jan. 11, 1955, in Hays to Dean and Marjorie (Loreg) Boeckner. She was a 1973 graduate of Geneseo High School and attended McPherson College.

She worked for DSNWK for a number of years and was manager of New Age Services. She lived most of her adult life in Hays.

Survivors include two sons, Joseph M. Boeckner and wife, Jodi, and David L. Boeckner, all of Hays; her mother, Hays; two brothers, Dan Boeckner and Dean Boeckner, both of Hays; four sisters, Avea Mahan, Roeland Park, Tammie Acheson and husband, David, Palco, and Tanya Boeckner and Jessica Boeckner, both of Hays.

She was preceded in death by her father.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Cline’s-Keithley Mortuary of Hays, 1919 E. 22nd Hays, KS 67601; graveside services will be at 2:30 p.m. Monday in Paradise Center Cemetery, in rural Rooks County.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday and from 10 to 11 a.m. Monday, both at the mortuary.

Memorials are suggested to New Age Services in care of the mortuary.

Condolences can be left by guestbook at www.keithleyfuneralchapels,com or can be sent via e-mail to