Kathy L. (Smith) Yunker, 71, Hays, died Sunday, Aug.  4, 2019, at Hays Medical Center.
She was born Nov.  15, 1947, in Agra to Harry and Ruth (Van Dewege) Smith. She was a 1965 graduate of Eastern Heights High School.
After moving to Hays she married Bob Yunker. She was a cook at the Hays Good Samaritan Society.
She enjoyed cooking fried green tomatoes, enchiladas and bierocks for her family and enjoyed her dogs and spending time with her grandchildren and family.
Survivors include three sons, Rob Yunker and husband, Aaron, Wichita, James Yunker and wife, Kelli, and Jason Yunker and wife, Mandie, all of Hays; a brother, Jack Smith and wife, Shirley, Wichita; a sister, Ladean Sypher, Ottawa; a brother-in-law,Ted Bossingham, Andover; 10 grandchildren; a great-grandchild; numerous nieces and nephews; her dog, Reno;  and seven grand-dogs.
She was preceded in death by her parents; two sisters, Bonnie Mann and Betty Bossingham; two brothers-in-law,  Chuck Sypher and Jay Mann; and her former, father and mother-in-law, Martin and Lydia Yunker.
Services intrusted to Hays Memorial Chapel, 1906 Pine, Hays, KS 67601.
Condolences can be sent at www.haysmemorial.com.