HASTINGS -- Vyonna L. Fowler, 81, died Thursday (April 10, 2008) at Mary Lanning Memorial Hospital.
She was born April 29, 1926, in Palisade to Lynn and Ruth (Mellott) Christner. She graduated from Hayes County High School in Hayes Center and taught country school for two years.
In 1945, she married Dale M. Fowler. They worked on the family farm and later operated the local grocery store. They then moved to Hastings and later retired at Lake McConaughy.
She was preceded in death by parents; husband, Dale; one brother; one grandson; and one great-granddaughter.
Survivors include her daughters, Lynda Wynn of Aurora, Sandy and husband, Ray White of Sidney and Connie and Don Rudy of Aurora; sons, Randy Fowler of Aurora and Kevin and wife, Micki Fowler of Hastings; brother, Richard and wife, Dolores Christner of Culbertson; sister-in-law, Wilma Christner of Cozad; seven grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
Services were today at Hayes Center Congregational Church in Hayes Center,with the Rev. Jean Miller officiating. Burial will be in Hayes Center Cemetery.
Condolences may be sent to www.lbvfh.com.
Memorials may be given to the Hospice Care.
Livingston-Butler-Volland Funeral Home & Cremation Center is in charge of arrangements.