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IN MEMORIAM: Vernolis Siebert

Vernolis Fern Siebert, 95, passed away Jan. 27, 2015, at St. Luke Living Center, Marion.

She was born Feb. 15, 1920, at Lamont, Kansas. She was the daughter of James Dudley and Ora Lovetta (Watt) Dillingham. She was a graduate of Hamilton High School and had attended Wichita Business College.

On May 8, 1955, she was married to Rex L. Siebert. This marriage would blend their families to include five children. She worked in the Marion County Treasurer’s Office for 25 years.

She enjoyed spending time on Diamond X Ranch, where she helped where she could. She enjoyed her animals. She loved bowling and went to nationals many years. Her favorite past-time was dancing; she and Rex shared many dances together throughout their lives.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Rex; her sons, Ronald Breech and Francis Breech; and her brother, Delbert Dillingham.

She is survived by her stepchildren, Linda Campbell and her husband Bob of Salina; Ladd Siebert and his wife Mary Jo of Eureka, South Dakota; and John Siebert and his wife Marianne of Florence; and 15 grandchildren and their families.

A celebration of life service was held at 2 p.m. Monday, Feb. 1, 2016, at Zeiner Funeral Home of Marion, with Pastor Jeff Lee officiating. Inurnment was in Marion Cemetery.

A memorial fund has been established for Marion Central Park or Aulne United Methodist Church in care of Zeiner Funeral Home, 205 Elm St., Marion KS 66861. Online condolences may be left at:

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