ULYSSES — Gretchen J. Gee, 76, of Ulysses, died Friday, Jan. 5, 2018, at Bob Wilson Memorial Hospital in Ulysses.

She was born July 26, 1941, in Hooker, Okla., to Levien John and Velma Jean (Mathews) Herbel.

She worked at the Hutch clothing shop in Ulysses, as a secretary at the Ulysses Chamber of Commerce and with her husband as a bookkeeper and partner in their potato farming businessr.

She married Larry Gee on Dec. 27, 1958, in Ulysses. He preceded her in death on March 15, 2013.

She is survived by two daughters, Tammy Oliver and Stacey Gee, both of Ulysses; two grandchildren; and one great-


She also was preceded in death by her parents.

A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the First United Methodist Church in Ulysses. Inurnment will follow at Ulysses Cemetery in Ulysses.

Memorial contributions may be given to Bentwood Golf Course, in care of Garnand Funeral Home, 405 W. Grant Ave, Ulysses, KS 67880. Condolences may be posted at www.garnandfuneralhomes.com.