George “Wayne” Nevius, 82, of Spring Hill, Kan. passed away Jan. 5, 2016 at his home.
Wayne was born April 10, 1933 in Spring Hill, Kan. to Samuel Lee and Mary Christina (LaRosh) Nevius. He grew up in Spring Hill where he graduated from high school. Wayne married Eunice Mae Cox Nov. 1967 in Paola, Kan. He was a lifelong farmer. Wayne was a charter member of the Spring Hill Ruritan Club since 1973. He will be dearly missed by family and friends. The family would like to thank Interim Hospice for its care and compassion during Wayne’s illness.
He was preceded in death by his parents and wife, Eunice. Wayne is survived by his son, John and wife Gina Nevius, Spring Hill; daughter, Deborah and husband Jeffrey Rice, Spring Hill and step-daughter, Vickie Eddy; sister, Dorothy Zimmerman, Olathe, Kan. and brothers, Bill Nevius, Spring Hill, and Edward Nevius, Rockville, Md.; 8 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be 1:00pm – 3:00pm Saturday, January 9th, 2016 at Bruce Funeral Home in Spring Hill, Kan. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Spring Hill Ruritans, that will then go towards a scholarship in Wayne’s name. Condolences may be left at www.brucefuneralhome.com.