Wilma Hoover

Wilma Hoover, 92, died Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020, at Good Samaritan Society, Hays.

She was born Aug. 3, 1928, in Woodston to George and Eula (McCombs) Guthrie.

She married Bruce Hoover on May 27, 1949, in Phillipsburg. He preceded her in death. She was a longtime employee of J.C. Penney in Norton and Hays for over 30 years.

Survivors include two sons, Greg Hoover and wife, Deirdre, Hays and Randy Hoover and wife, Dora, Great Bend; a sister, Karen Walters and husband, Pat, Tulsa, Okla.; two grandchildren, Amy Turner and husband, Marshall, McPherson, Brian Hoover and wife, Amy, Platte City, Mo.; and seven great-grandchildren, Emma, Ella and Brody Hoover, and Andrea, Garrett and Carter Turner and Hannah Riggs Hoover.

She was preceded in death by her parents; three sisters, Mary, Tony, and Georgie; and a grandchild, Rory Cedric Hoover.

Private family inurnment services will take place in the Guthrie Family Plot in Woodston.

Services in care of Brock’s-Keithley Funeral Chapel and Crematory, 2509 Vine, Hays, KS 67601.

Posted online on September 29, 2020