Archive for Thursday, June 22, 2006

Clara C. Luman


June 22, 2006

Services for Clara C. Luman, 75, Hutchinson, were Saturday, June 17, at Elliott Chapel in Hutchinson with the Rev. Matt Stafford officiating. Burial was in Memorial Park Cemetery in Hutchinson.

Mrs. Luman died Thursday, June 15, 2006, at Wesley Medical Center in Wichita.

She was born Sept. 8, 1930, in Sylvia, the daughter of John K. and Laura Jane Helm Nusser. She was raised in the Sylvia area and moved to Hutchinson in the early 1940s. She graduated from Hutchinson High School in 1948.

Mrs. Luman retired as a clerk at Sears and worked for the food service department at USD 308.

She married Robert "Bob" Luman on March 28, 1948, in Hutchinson. He survives of the home.

Other survivors include three sons, David Luman and wife Debbie, Lawrence, Mike Luman and wife Terry, Nickerson, and Steve Luman and wife Barbara, Hutchinson; two daughters, Betty Jo Luman Schmickle and husband Joe, Hutchinson, and Ronda Bigger and husband Jim, Alamogordo, N.M.; a brother, Wilford Nusser, Hutchinson; a sister, Laurine McFall, Hutchinson; 10 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by an infant son; a brother, Leo Nusser; and her parents and stepmother, Lela Nusser.

The family suggests memorials to the American Stroke Assn., sent in care of Elliott Mortuary, 1219 North Main, Hutchinson 67501.

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