Virginia C. Richardson-Bowers, 86, died Sept. 20 at Marion Assisted Living.
She was born July 3, 1925, in Newton, to Claude and Irena Neuhauser Ayler.
She married Bill Richardson in 1945. He preceded her in death.
She married Harold Bowers in 1992. He also preceded her in death.
She was also preceded by her siblings Avis Faulk, Chuck, Don, and Merle Ayler.
She is survived by her children, Steve Richardson of Canal Winchester, Ohio, Carol Dvorak of Marion, Janet Slay of LaSelva Beach, Calif., and Rosanne Jordan of Gunnison, Colo.
Her funeral was Monday at Eastmoor United Methodist Church in Marion. Inurnment was at Marion Cemetery.
Memorial funds have been established with Marion Senior Center and Marion City Library in care of Zeiner Funeral Home, PO Box 6, Marion, KS, 66861.