Geraldine E. “Gerry” Kohart, 79, died Monday, Jan. 17, 2011, at Lone Tree Retirement Center, Meade.


    Geraldine E. “Gerry” Kohart, 79, died Monday, Jan. 17, 2011, at Lone Tree Retirement Center, Meade.
    She was born July 9, 1931, at Orion, to Howard E. and Nora (Bougher) Moore.  On May 3, 1950, she married Marlan C. “Bud” Kohart at Hill City. After their marriage, the couple made their home in Meade.
    She is survived by two sons, Tim Kohart and wife, Marilyn, of Syracuse and Todd Kohart and wife, Misti, of Meade; daughter, Brenda DeMott and husband, Steve, of Kansas City, Mo.; four sisters, Marie Stockman of Topeka, Anita Davis of Hill City,  Lucille Curtner of San Clemente, Calif., and Rose Luck of Liberal; eight grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
    She was preceded in death by her husband on Aug. 6, 1991; a son, Terry Kohart; a daughter, Jane Ann Kohart; two brothers, Lawrence and Gene Moore; and a sister, Myrt Chalfant.
    Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the United Methodist Church, Meade. Graveside services will be at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Hill City Cemetery, Hill City.
    Friends may call from 9 a.m. until 8:30 p.m. Monday at Fidler-Orme-Bachman Mortuary, Meade, with the family present from 6:30 until 8:30 p.m. 
    The family would welcome memorials to the Beam Senior Center, Lone Tree Retirement Center or the United Methodist Church in care of the funeral home.