Everett Guder, 86, Bronson, passed away Wednesday, July 17, 2013, at St. Francis Hospital, Wichita.
Everett was born Aug. 6, 1926, on the family farm near Bronson, the son of Roy and Edna (Garrison) Guder. He grew up in the Bronson area, graduating from high school there. On July 23, 1950, Everett married Dollene Talbott at her parents’ farm near Bronson. This union was blessed with three children. Everett was a farmer and also worked for the Bronson Elevator for a number of years before going to work for Bourbon County, where he ran a county road maintainer.
He is survived by his wife, Dollene; two sons, Rolland and Gary, Bronson; one daughter, Rhonda Hunt and Ron Helman, Iola; a granddaughter, Nikki Call and husband Ryan, Lawrence; three brothers, Clyde, Kirkwood, Mo., Russell and wife Wanda, Bronson, and Dale and wife Betty, Lawrence; three sisters, Eunice Heider, Pittsburg, Margie Woodward and husband Myron, Tulsa, Okla., and Avis Hawn, Pittsburg.
Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Feuerborn Family Funeral Service Chapel in Moran. Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery, Mildred. Memorial contributions may be made to the donor’s choice.
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