Bernice G. Perkins
October 24, 1918 – May 9, 2008
Bernice G. Perkins, 89, died May 9, 2008, at Estes Park Medical Center.
She was born October 24, 1918, in Rooks County, KS, the daughter of Roy E. and Jennie Smith Adams. She was a resident of Hutchinson from 1947 to 1996, then moved to Estes Park, Colo. She started working at the former St. Elizabeth Hospital in 1953, and retired from Hutchinson Hospital in 1983.
She belonged to the First Church of the Nazarene, Hutchinson.
On Aug. 16, 1939, she married Victor S. Perkins, near Woodston, KS. He died July 1, 1992. Survivors include: two daughters, Meradith Stockley, West Jordan, Utah and Marva Woodward, Estes Park, Colo.; six grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and nine great-great-grandchildren.
Here funeral was held on Wednesday, May 14, 2008, at Elliott Chapel, Hutchinson, with the Rev. Brian D. Smith presiding. Visitation was held at Elliott Mortuary, Hutchinson. Burial will take place in Fairlawn Burial Park, Hutchinson.
Memorials may be sent to the First Church of the Nazarene, in care of the mortuary. Personal condolences may be sent to www.elliottmortuary.com.