Ellen Lucile Peery, 89, Gardner, Kan., passed away April 17, 2012 at Wellsville Retirement Center.
Ellen was born July 15, 1922 in Weir, KS to James Monroe and Tina Alice (Montgomery) Lewis. Ellen married Charles Andrew “Andy” Peery on Sept. 20, 1944 in Lawrence, Kan.
She was preceded in death by her parents, two sisters and four brothers.
Ellen is survived by her husband Andy, of the home; son Charles Alan Peery and wife Linda of Gardner, Kan.; three brothers; three sisters; two grandchildren and four great grandchildren.
Funeral Services will be held at 2 p.m., April 20, 2012 at Bruce Funeral Home, Gardner, (913) 856-7111. Burial will follow at Oak Lawn Memorial Gardens, Olathe, Kan. Visitation will begin at 1 p.m., before the service at the funeral home. Memorial Contributions may be made to Sunflower Health Care Inc. of Stilwell, Kan. Condolences may be left at www.brucefuneralhome.com.