Laona Gail Graber Beshore, 67 of Kingman, formerly of Pratt, died Saturday, August 24, 2013 at her residence.
She was born on Dec. 12, 1945, in Kingman, the daughter of Leo and Elsie (Roehl) Wiechen. On Sept. 17, 1966, she married Calvin L. Graber in Pretty Prairie. He died on Sept. 13, 1997. On March 15, 2008, she married Loren L. Beshore at Kingman. He survives.
Also surviving are two sons, Mark (Tonie) Graber of Pratt, and Chris (Malissa) Graber of Greensburg; one stepdaughter, Hannah (Travis) Hummel of South Hutchinson; six grandchildren, Brett, Sydney, Jase, Braden, Camden, and Taylee; and a sister-in-law, Connie Wiechen of Hutchinson.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Calvin Graber; a brother, Bill Wiechen; and a grandson, Brendan Graber.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 28, at Larrison Mortuary, Pratt, where family will be present from 6 to 8 p.m. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 29, at the Pratt Presbyterian Church with Pastor Steve Wing officiating. Burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery, Pratt.
Memorials may be made to the Lemon Park Lights, in care of Larrison Mortuary, 300 Country Club Road, Pratt, KS 67124. Condolences may be left at www.larrisonmortuary.com