Hays, Kansas – Jeanette F. (Dreiling) Pfortmiller, age 80, died Sunday, July 28, 2013, at Hays Medical Center, Hays, Kansas.
She was born November 14, 1932, in Emmeram, Kansas, to Ray M. and Melsina (Dreiling) Dreiling. She married Glenn Pfortmiller on January 16, 1954, in Hays, Kansas. He died September 25, 2010.
She was an O.R. nurse at St. Anthony Hospital, Hays, Kansas and worked in Omaha and Wichita totaling over 35 years. She was a 1950 graduate of Girls Catholic High School, Hays, Kansas and graduated from St. Frances School of Nursing Wichita, Kansas. She and her husband owned and operated G & J Floral Shop in Hays, Kansas for 20 years. She was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church and Daughters of Isabella both of Hays, Kansas. She enjoyed and loved her family and grandchildren.
Survivors include one daughter, Carol and husband Dr. Kurt Glendening, Hays, KS; three grandchildren, Ryan Glendening and wife Jessica, Lindsey Glendening, John Glendening and Amy Vignery; two great grandchildren, Rowan Glendening and Aila Glendening; one sister, Eileen Dreiling, Wichita, KS.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; and two sons, Daniel Pfortmiller and Dr. Gary Pfortmiller; two brothers, Ray Dreiling and Bernie Dreiling; three sisters, Catherine Harkness,
Mildred Schaible and Patricia Boswell.
Services are 10:00 A.M. Saturday, August 3, 2013, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Hays, Kansas.
Burial in St. Joseph Cemetery, Hays, Kansas.
Visitation is from 5:00 to 8:00 P.M. Friday, and from 8:30 to 9:45 A.M. Saturday all at Cline’s Mortuary of Hays 1919, East 22nd Street, Hays, Kansas 67601.
A Hays Daughters of Isabella rosary is at 6:30 P.M. Friday, followed by a vigil service at 7:00 P.M. Friday, both at Cline’s Mortuary of Hays.
Memorial to the Hays Public Library Children’s Department. Condolences can be sent via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org