She was born June 15, 1942, in Uniontown, Kan., the daughter of Loran and Eva Wilson Ramsey. She graduated from Uniontown High School in the class of 1960.
Later in life she found her soul mate in Guy Nuzum. He preceded her in death on Feb. 12, 1998.
She worked in the shipping department for a packing company in Garden City, Kan. She worked as housekeeper for the Sisters of Mercy in Fort Scott. She later worked in the shipping department for Value Merchandisers of Fort Scott.
She enjoyed traveling, playing cards with friends and crocheting. She was a member of the Red Hat Society and Curves. Autumn was her favorite time of year.
Survivors include two daughters, Lorraine Wohler, Oakgrove, Mo., and Lori Ann Dean, Kansas City, Kan.; five grandchildren, Michael Mingucci, Jenny Carlton, Nichole Shaver, Megan Mann and Nikko Reinero; as well as five great-grandchildren.
Also surviving is one sister, Julia Blythe, Uniontown, and a sister-in-law, Alice Ramsey, Fort Scott.
She was preceded in death by one daughter, Katherine Lavon Waddell; one brother, Ed Ramsey; and one sister, Edna L. Miller; as well as her parents.
Rev. Chub Bolling will conduct funeral services at 1:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 14, at the Cheney Witt Chapel. Burial will follow in the Uniontown Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 1 p.m. until service time at the Cheney Witt Chapel.
Memorials are suggested to the Sharing Bucket and may be left in care of the Cheney Witt Chapel, P.O. Box 347, 201 S. Main, Fort Scott, Kan., 66701.
Words of remembrance may be submitted to the online guestbook at cheneywitt.com.