May 28, 2024

Marilyn J. Speer, age 81, passed away on Friday, July 8, 2016 at the St. Catherine Hospital in Garden City, Kansas. She was born on September 7, 1934 in Saline County, Nebraska, the daughter of George Kenneth & Florence Marie Ridpath Butt. A resident of Scott City, Kansas until 1965 moving to Modoc, Kansas, she was a homemaker and a Registered Nurse.

Memberships include the First Christian Church, CWF and Eastern Star all of Scott City, Kansas.

On June 10, 1954 she married Charles A. Speer in Dighton, Kansas. He passed away on November 23, 2015 in Scott City, Kansas.

Survivors include her Three Sons – Gaylon Speer of Overbrook, Kansas, Gary Speer of Scott City, Kansas, Gordon Speer of Jetmore, Kansas, One Daughter – Jeanne Spradling of Baldwin City, Kansas, One Brother – Kenneth Butts of Minneola, Kansas, Two Sisters – Karen Lynn Huskamp of Wichita, Kansas, Kaye L. Gruver of Wichita, Kansas, Thirteen Grandchildren, Twenty Great Grandchildren, One Great Great Grandchild.

She was preceded in death by her Parents, Husband, One Son In Law and One Grandson.

Funeral Services will be held at the First Christian Church of Scott City at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, July 12, 2016 with Pastor Scott Wagner and Pastor Steve Payne.

Memorials may be given to the First Christian Church or Park Lane Nursing Home % Price & Sons Funeral Home in Scott City, Kansas 

Interment will be in the Scott County Cemetery in Scott City, Kansas.

Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. Monday at Price & Sons Funeral Home in Scott City, Kansas.