Marguerite Jean “Marge” Depperschmidt, 78, Hill City, died Saturday, May 2, 2020, at Hays Medical Center.

She was born Nov. 17, 1941, in Quinter to Nicholas and Elizabeth (Steckline) Schumaker.

She married Gerald “Smoke” Depperschmidt on Aug. 19, 1959. He preceded her in death Jan. 22, 2002.

Survivors include a son, Marty Depperschmidt, Stillwater, Okla.; four daughters, Diane Cameron, Omaha, Neb., Jody Worcester and Kim Carrison, both of Hill City, and Beverly Pfeifer, Hays; 12 grandchildren; and 31 great-grandchildren.

Private family services only; burial in Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Hill City.

There will be no visitation.

Memorials are suggested to Dawson Place Nursing Home, Hill City.

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