Mary Imogene Gerhardt, 85, of Liberal, passed away on July 3, 2016 at her home in Liberal, KS.
She was born on July 24, 1930 to Tom and Geneva (Howell) Johnson at Stuart, OK.
On August 14, 1947 she married Albert William (AW) Wilson at Stuart OK; then later marrying Anton (Tony) Gerhardt at Liberal, KS in 1977.
Jean attended school at Stuart, Oklahoma, later moving to Dalhart, TX & Amarillo, TX before moving to Liberal, KS. She went to work as a waitress at the Holiday Inn in Liberal, which later became the Liberal Inn until her retirement in 2009. She loved cooking for her family and friends and liked a clean home.
Jean is survived by her husband Tony of Liberal, KS; Two Sons – Mark Wilson and wife Karen of Liberal, KS; Randy Wilson and wife Sally of Amarillo, TX; Four Grandsons,-Jarrett Wilson and wife Destiny of Denton, TX; Dustin Wilson of Shawnee, KS; Chad Wilson and wife Jasa Marsh of Ft. Collins, CO; Jesse Wilson of Liberal, KS; One Great Granddaughter- Jalie Marsh; One Brother- Arvile Johnson of McAlister, OK; Two Sisters – Ray Wright of the Dallas/Ft. Worth, TX area, and Catherine Haliburton of McAlister, OK.
She was preceded in death by her parents, three brothers and four sisters.
Visitation will be 1:00 pm – 8:00 pm Wednesday, July 6, 2016, at Miller Mortuary with the family present from 6:00pm – 7:30pm.
Funeral services will be 10:00 am Thursday, July 7, 2016, at the Central Christian Church with Pastor Chuck Scroggs officiating.
Burial will follow at Restlawn Memorial Gardens.
Memorials are suggested to the Faith Tabernacle or Central Christian Church.