Ila Frances (Markley) Siemers, 94, Lindsborg, formerly of Russell County, died Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019, at Bethany Home in Lindsborg.
She was born March 4, 1924, in Luray to Roy and Thelma Markley. She was a 1942 graduate of Luray High School.
She married Vinton Siemers on June 15, 1947. He preceded her in death Jan. 13, 1968. She was a seamstress. Survivors include two sons, Ron, California, and Kurt, Salina; three daughters, Linda Olson, Russell, Sharla Cook, Wichita, and Sylvia Rice, Salina; a sister, Clova Peck, Russell; seven grandchildren; five step-grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and seven step-great-grandchildren.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Otterbein United Methodist, Russell; burial in Luray City Cemetery. Family will be present to greet friends from 9:30 a.m. Tuesday until time of service at the church.
Memorials are suggested to St. Jude Hospital, Bethany Home of Lindsborg, and Otterbein United Methodist Church in care of Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary, Russell.