ULYSSES — Peggy Tarbet, 91, of Ulysses, died Monday, Jan. 1, 2018, at Bob Wilson Memorial Hospital in Ulysses. 

She was born April 19, 1926, in Grant County, to Floyd and Bessie Richardson Bangs. She graduated from Grant County Rural High School.

On March 3, 1946, she married Howard “Brick” Tarbet in Garden City. He died in 2003. She also was preceded in death by her parents and her siblings, Merle Bangs, Jane Eddie and Helen Foresman.

A lifetime resident of Ulysses, Mrs. Tarbet was the bookkeeper for Tarbet Construction Co. for many years. 

Survivors include two sons, Joe Tarbet and Steve Tarbet, both of Ulysses; three grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at a later date. 

Memorials are suggested to the Grant County Senior Center, in care of Garnand Funeral Home, 405 W. Grant Ave., Ulysses, KS 67880. Condolences may be posted at www.garnandfuneralhomes.com.