Arliss Ann Koogle, 93, Hays, formerly of Great Bend, died Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019, at Hays Medical Center.

She was born July 8, 1925, in Newton to Ernest and Cora Belts. She was a graduate of Newton High School.

She married George Koogle Sr. on Jan. 24, 1945, in Great Bend. Together, they shared almost 74 years of marriage. She was a bank teller for numerous years. She later joined her husband owning and operating Star Cleaners in Great Bend.

She enjoyed flowers, gardening and canning vegetables.

Survivors include her husband, Hays; a son, George Koogle Jr., Edmond, Okla.; and a son-in-law, Elmer Schmidt, Hays.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a daughter, Sally Schmidt; and a brother and three sisters.

Cremation has taken place and no services are planned; inurnment will take place in St. Joseph Cemetery, Hays.

Brock’s-Keithley Funeral Chapel & Crematory, 2509 Vine, Hays, KS 67601, is in charge of arrangements.

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