Evelyn F. Strecker, 98, of Lost Springs, died Sunday at St. Luke Living Center in Marion.
She was born March 9, 1915, near Lost Springs to Alois and Frances (Benda) Pospisil. She married Melvin Strecker on Sept. 27, 1942. She worked as a secretary for many years and was a farm wife. She also was the Lost Springs correspondent for the Marion County Record for many years.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Melvin; a brother, Emil Pospisil; and two sisters, Helen Schwartzman and Irene Krch.
She is survived by three sons, Doug of Hesston, Tom of San Antonio, Texas, and Clark of Lost Springs; three sisters, Estella Kohler of Silver Springs, Md., Victoria Zell of Shelby, Mont., and Lorena Pospisil of Libuse, La.; 8 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren; and 7 great-great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Zeiner Funeral Home, Marion. A funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Interment will be in Marion Cemetery.
A memorial fund has been established with Disabled American Veterans.