Bernadine Ruth (Homler) Kuhn, 91, Hays, died Tuesday, March 3, 2020, in Hays.

She was born July 22, 1924, in Ellis to Robert and Nellie (Bassler) Homler.

She married John Kuhn on Aug. 20, 1945, in Ellis. He preceded her in death.

She did volunteer work for Meals on Wheels, Mary Elizabeth Maternity Home and Hospice.

She enjoyed reading, crocheting, quilting, canning and making baby blankets for numerous new moms and babies.

Survivors include three sons, Robert “Bob” Kuhn and wife, Linda, Broken Arrow, Okla., Mark “Dutch” and wife, Shirley, Sterling, and Patrick Kuhn and wife, Diane, Ellis; three daughters, Zoe Gleason, Bozeman, Mont., Mary Gillespie and husband John, Sterling, and Rhonda Meyerhoff, Clifton; a daughter-in-law, Linda Kuhn; 17 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by two sons, Darrell and David.

Services will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Brock's-Keithley Funeral Chapel and Crematory, 2509 Vine, Hays, KS 67601; inurnment in St. Mary Cemetery, Ellis.

Memorials are suggested to Via Christi Village, Hays, in care of the funeral chapel.

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