Gilbert Dreher, 51, Hays, died Monday, Oct. 28, 2019, at Wilson Care and Rehabilitation Center, Wilson.

He was born April 24, 1968, in Denver to Gilbert Joseph and Ruth Elaine (Binder) Dreher-Cooper. He grew up in Liebenthal, Riverton, Wyo. and Hays. He was a 1986 graduate of Hays High School. He worked at the Golden Ox Truck Stop & Truck Wash, Holiday Inn, the 24 – 7 Convenience Store and Long John Silvers, all in Hays.

He enjoyed watching movies, X-Box games and Magic The Gathering.

Survivors include three sisters, Suzie Bieker and husband, Glenn, Russell, Audrey Cooper and Samantha Dorzweiler and husband, Nick, all of Hays; nine nephews and nieces; and four great-nephews and nieces.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his stepfather, Arthur S. “Sam” Cooper; and a sister, Margaret Learned.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Cline’s-Keithley Mortuary of Hays, 1919 E. 22nd, Hays, KS 67601; private family inurnment will be held at a later date.

Family will receive friends from 10 to 11 a.m. Monday at the mortuary.

Memorials are suggested to Gilbert Dreher Family in care of the mortuary.

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