She was born January 11, 1955, in Hays, Kansas, to Dean and Marjorie (Loreg) Boeckner.
She worked for DSNWK for a number of years and was manager of New Age Services. She was a 1973 graduate of Geneseo High School and attended McPherson College. Thea lived most of her adult life in Hays.
Survivors include her two sons, Joseph M. Boeckner and wife, Jodi Boeckner, Hays, KS; David L. Boeckner, Hays, KS; her mother, Marjorie Boeckner, Hays, KS; two brothers Dan Boeckner and Dean Boeckner, both of Hays, KS; four sisters, Avea Mahan, Roeland Park, KS; Tammie Acheson and husband, David Acheson, Palco, KS; Tanya Boeckner and Jessica Boeckner both of Hays, KS.
She was preceded in death by her father.
Services are at 11:00 A.M. Monday, September 24, 2018, at Cline’s-Keithley Mortuary of Hays, 1919 East 22nd Street, Hays, Kansas 67601. Graveside services will be at 2:30 P.M. Monday, at the Paradise Center Cemetery in rural Rooks county.
Visitation will be from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. Sunday and from 10:00 to 11:00 A.M. Monday all at Cline’s-Keithley Mortuary of Hays.
The family suggest memorial to New Age Services. Condolences can be left by guestbook at www.keithleyfuneralchapels,com or can be sent via e-mail to