Berdena (Dena) Legere, 92, Hays, formerly of Graham Co., KS, passed away on Friday, May 4, 2018.
Dena was born on September 28, 1925 to August and Annie (Keith) Hildebrand; and was a retired school teacher and accomplished quilter.
She married Don Legere on October 19, 1946 in Hill City, KS; he preceded her in death, along with her parents; son-in-law, Rodney Yost; 3 brothers and 2 sisters.
Survivors include five daughters, their spouses, and families; Becky and Doug Stites of Ellis, Rhonda Yost of Salina, Nancy and Roger Harman of Hays, Donna and Greg Seibel of Emporia, and Mary and Ken Neely of Derby; nine grandchildren, and seven great-grandchildren.
A family graveside service was held at the Hill City Cemetery where she was laid to rest beside her husband of 61 years.
Memorial contributions are suggested to a cancer research organization of your choice.
To share a memory or to leave condolences, please visit Dena’s memorial webpage at www.keithleyfuneralchapels.com or by email at email@example.com.