She was born on July 8, 1925 in Newton, KS to Ernest and Cora Belts. Arliss graduated from Newton High School. She was united in marriage on January 24, 1945 in Great Bend to George Koogle, Sr. Together, they shared almost 74 years of marriage.
Arliss worked as a Bank Teller for numerous years. She then joined her husband owning and operating Star Cleaners in Great Bend. She enjoyed flowers, gardening and canning vegetables.
Survivors include her husband, George Koogle, Sr. of Hays; son, George Koogle, Jr. of Edmond, OK; son-in-law, Elmer Schmidt of Hays.
She was preceded in death by her parents; daughter, Sally Schmidt; one brother and three sisters.
Cremation has taken place and no services are planned. Inurnment will take place at St. Joseph Cemetery, Hays.
Arrangements are by Brock’s-Keithley Funeral Chapel & Crematory, 2509 Vine St., Hays, KS 67601.
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