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Neva Applegate

Services for Neva M. Applegate, 90, who died Tuesday at St. Luke Living Center in Marion, were Saturday at Our Savior Lutheran Church, Marion. Burial was at Lewis Cemetery in Ramona.

Born Oct. 14, 1926, to Solomon and Hanna (Longhofer) Brunner in Hope, she married Jack M. Applegate in 1948 at Ramona. They moved to Marion in 1965.

She taught school for a year and worked at the co-op and the courthouse. She was a painter, seamstress, and quilter. She was a member of Our Savior Lutheran Church and Dorcas Society.

She is survived by son Lynn Applegate of Marion; daughter Kaye Darrow of Marion; brother Omer Brunner of Tulsa; sisters Joan Gillett of Casper, Wyoming, and Karen Mowat of Herington; six grandchildren; and 15 great grandchildren.

Husband Jack and son Mark preceded her in death.

Memorials have been established with St. Luke Living Center and Our Savior Lutheran Church.

Last modified Aug. 9, 2017