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Edna Toews

Edna Lois Toews, 91, died Aug. 20 at Mercy Hospital in Moundridge.

She was born Aug. 23, 1920 in Marion, to James E. and Gertrude Cornwell Grubb. She married Geovennie Toews on Oct. 3, 1943. He preceded her in death in 1999.

She was raised in Marion, graduating from Marion High School and Wichita Business College. She and Geo farmed for many years. They moved to Inman where they operated a downtown café and later the Dude Drive-in.

She is survived by a brother, W.J. Grubb of Texas; a son, James Toews of Inman; a daughter, Barbara Stucky of Moundridge; three grandchildren ;and one great-grandson.

Services were Friday at Pleasant View Home Chapel in Inman. Burial was in North Inman cemetery. A memorial fund has been established for Inman Senior Center.

Last modified Aug. 30, 2012