LEOTI — Rebecca Lea Brakey, 64, died Sunday, Sept. 2, 2018, at Wichita County Health Center in Leoti. 

She was born March 7, 1953, in Garden City, to Bernard “Bub” and Beverly Lile Brakey.

A lifetime resident of Leoti, she was a homemaker and also worked for 34 years as office manager for Wheatland Electric. 

In 1971, she married Wayne Bjurstrom in Leoti.

Survivors include a son, Scott Bjurstrom and wife Jenny of Garden City; her mother, Beverly Brakey of Garden City; and three grandchildren, Addyson, Kaya and Grant. She was preceded in death by her father; a brother, Gregg Brakey; and a sister, Debbie Sivils.

A memorial service will begin at 3 p.m. Saturday at Christ Covenant Church in Leoti. A private family burial will take place at a later date at Valley View Cemetery in Garden City.  

There will be no visitation.

Condolences may be posted at www.garnandfuneralhomes.com. In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to the Leoti Emergency Medical Technicians, in care of Garnand Funeral Home, 412 N. Seventh St., Garden City, KS 67846.