Louise McCombs


SCOTT CITY — Louise Cecelia McCombs, 72, died Friday, June 28, 2013, at her home in Scott City.

SCOTT CITY — Louise Cecelia McCombs, 72, died Friday, June 28, 2013, at her home in Scott City.

She was born Sept. 10, 1940, in Leoti, to Ludwig and Anne Bieker Berning.

A lifetime resident of Scott and Wichita counties, Mrs. McCombs was a homemaker and also worked as a cook for Scott Community School District No. 466 for 32 years.

On Sept. 11, 1992, she married Bucky McCombs in Las Vegas. He survives. Other survivors include five children, Pam Powers of Holcomb, Daniel Hanzlick of Shawnee, David Hanzlick of Liberal, Peggy Hobelmann of Smith Center, and Darin Hanzlick of Olathe; three stepchildren, Kammie Good and Monique Eaves, both of Parker, Colo., and Quig McCombs of Goodland; five siblings, Raymond Berning of Wichita, Andy Berning of Red Cloud, Neb., Kenny Berning of Portland, Ore., Jerome Berning of Scott City, and Linda Appl of Atlanta; and 14 grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents and four siblings, Frieda Perry, Margaret Herman, Leona Armstrong and Don Berning.

Funeral will begin at 10:30 a.m. Monday at the United Methodist Church in Scott City. Burial will be at Scott County Cemetery in Scott City.

Visitation hours are 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. today and 1 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Price & Sons Funeral Home in Scott City. Condolences may be sent at www.priceandsons.com. Memorials are suggested to the United Methodist Church or St. Catherine Hospice, both in care of the funeral home.

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