Glenda R. Hammerschmidt, age 71, from Victoria, Kansas died Thursday, December 6, 2018, at the Good Samaritan Society-Ellis.
She was born June 17, 1947, at Russell, Kansas to Dale and Della (Sander) Post. She married Verlin E. Hammerschmidt on August 21, 1965 at Russell, Kansas.
She was registered nurse for over 30 years and also an x-ray technician for a few years. She worked at the Hadley Hospital in Hays and the Russell Regional Hospital, she also was a traveling nurse for a number of hospitals throughout Kansas. Glenda grew up in Oklahoma City and Russell. She was a 1965 graduate of Russell High School and received her RN Degree of Nursing in 1980 from Fort Hays State University.
She was a member of The Basilica of St. Fidelis and the V.F.W. Auxiliary Post #1751 both of Victoria. She enjoyed reading, craft working and flower gardening.
Survivors include her husband, Verlin E. Hammerschmidt, of the home; one son Michael Hammerschmidt and wife, Teresa, Victoria, KS; one daughter, Lisa Norris, of Florida; her mother, Della Post, Russell, KS; two brothers, Gerald Post, Hutchinson, KS; Kenneth Post, Enid, OK; four grandchildren, Ashlyn Hammerschmidt, Grant Hammerschmidt, Brittany Porter and Brianna Norris. She was preceded in death by her father.
A celebration of life reception will be from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at Cline’s-Keithley Mortuary, 412 Main Street, Victoria, Kansas 67671. A private family inurnment will be held at a later date.
A Victoria V.F.W. Auxiliary memorial service will be at 6:30 P.M. Tuesday, at Cline’s-Keithley Mortuary, Victoria, Kansas.
The family suggest memorial to the V.F.W. Auxiliary Post #1751 Victoria, Kansas.
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