Anna Alvena (Hagerman) Harms, 95, WaKeeney, formerly of Larned, died Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019, at Trego County-Lemke Memorial Hospital, WaKeeney.

She was born March 28, 1924, in Pawnee County to Walter and Anna (Folkerts) Hagerman. She graduated from Rozel High School.

She married Harry Harms on Sept. 12, 1948, in Great Bend. He preceded her in death in October 2003. She later enjoyed companionship with Jack Hardesty until he preceded her in death in 2013. She was a homemaker.

Survivors include a son, Kenneth W. Harms, Shawnee; a daughter, Elaine Conness, WaKeeney; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Family hosted services will take place at 10 a.m. Saturday at Grace Lutheran Church, Larned; private graveside inurnment will take place in Larned Cemetery.

There will be no visitation as cremation was chosen.

Memorials are suggested to Trego County-Lemke Memorial Hospital, Long Term Care or Alzheimer’s Association of the Great Plains ( in care of Schmitt Funeral Home, WaKeeney.

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