Jo Sander – age 85, of Victoria, Kansas died Saturday, February 17, at her daughters’ home in Bixby, Oklahoma. She was born August 18, 1932 in Caneyville, Kentucky to Randall and Catherine Ollie (Deane) Evans. She married Daniel Prockish in 1951 and he preceded her in death in 1952. She later married Hubert A. Sander on June 27, 1959 in Hays, Kansas. He preceded her in death on September 14, 1998.
She and her husband owned the Golden Belt Lumber Company in Victoria, Kansas where she worked as the bookkeeper. She also did accounting for over 30 years until she retired in 1991. She was raised in Caneyville and Louisville, Kentucky then moved to Hays, Kansas in 1946. She was a 1950 graduate of Hays High School, attended Fort Hays State College, worked at Kessler’s Cleaners and at Lincoln Grade School. She was a member of The Basilica of St. Fidelis, Daughters of Isabella, Christian Mothers and Veteran of Foreign Wars Auxiliary Post No. 1751, all of Victoria, Kansas. She enjoyed playing cards, bingo, gardening, and traveling.
Survivors include one son, Dan Prockish and wife, Peggy, Olathe, KS; three daughters, Brenda Reynolds and husband, Ray, Bixby, OK; Gwen Hoffman and husband, Jim, Bixby, OK; Diane Kuhn and husband, Joe, Victoria, KS; nine grandchildren, Brent (Lindsay) Prockish, Maegan Stoffel, Kelsie Goetz, Jacob Reynolds, Ashley (DeMarcus) Lee, Kristin Hoffman, Emily Hoffman, Anna Kuhn and Cody Thiede, Sarah Kuhn and Zach VonLintel; and ten great grandchildren, Easton, Paxton and Aspen Prockish, Madison Stoffel and Trey Ridge, Riley Kuhn, Blakely and Robby Cook, Braedyn and Brantlyn Lee.
She was preceded in death by her parents; one granddaughter, Kiley Goetz and two sisters, Cecil Rogers and Lee Tracy.
Funeral services are at 10:00 A.M. Tuesday, February 20, 2018, at The Basilica of St. Fidelis, Victoria, Kansas and burial in St. Fidelis Cemetery, Victoria, Kansas.
A vigil service will be at 6:30 P.M. Monday, at Cline’s-Keithley Mortuary, 412 Main Street, Victoria, Kansas 67671 followed by a V.F.W Auxiliary memorial service and rosary at 7:00 P.M. Monday, with the Daughters of Isabella and Christian Mothers.
Visitation is from 6:00 to 9:00 P.M. Monday and from 8:30 to 9:45 A.M. Tuesday all at Cline’s-Keithley Mortuary Victoria, Kansas.
Memorials are suggested to the Victoria V.F.W. Post No. 1751 or the V.F.W. Auxiliary.
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