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Willa Bliss

September 1, 1927 — June 14, 2018

Goodland, KS

Longtime Goodland, Kansas resident, Willa Rose Bliss, 90, passed away on Thursday, June 14, 2018 at the Good Samaritan Center in Goodland.

Rose was born on September 1, 1927 in Mustang, Oklahoma to William A. and Minnie Mae (Howard) Krivanek.  She was one of three children.  She grew up and attended school in Mustang and Union City, Oklahoma, graduating from high school in 1945.

In 1951, she married Warren G. Bliss in Kingfisher, Oklahoma.  To this union, three children, Karen, Ben and Lue were born.  She enjoyed spending her time raising their children and working around the home.  She was a member of the VFW Women’s Auxiliary.

Preceding her in death were her parents, her husband Warren, one son Lue A. Bliss, and a sister Mae Ross.

She is survived by her two children Karen Richmond of Yukon, Oklahoma, and Ben Bliss of Goodland, Kansas.  She is also survived by three grandchildren; Karmel Goodermuth of Del City, Oklahoma, Michele Crosson of Houston, Texas and Marilyn Brown of Greensburg, Kansas; seven great grandchildren and twelve great-great grandchildren; as well as one sister Ruby Garrett of Lindsay, Oklahoma.

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Service Schedule

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Visitation

Sunday, June 17, 2018

6:00 - 8:00 pm (Central time)

Koons-Russell Funeral Home

211 N Main Ave, Goodland, KS 67735

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Graveside Service

Monday, June 18, 2018

Starts at 10:00 am (Central time)

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