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Iris Pauline Marrs Guber
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Birth: Dec. 27, 1920
Anderson County
Kansas, USA
Death: Jan. 22, 2010
Anderson County
Kansas, USA

Published Jan. 25, 2010 - Garnett, KS

Iris Pauline Guber, age 89, of Garnett, Kansas, passed on Friday, January 22, 2010, at the Anderson County Hospital in Garnett, Kansas.

Iris was born December 27, 1920 at rural Westphalia, Kansas, the daughter of Judd C. and Gladys (Young) Marrs.

She attended Cottonwood School north of Westphalia and graduated from Westphalia High School in 1939. In 1943 she graduated from Trinity Lutheran Hospital School of Nursing.

On November 9, 1944 she married Alfred M. Guber at Little Rock, Arkansas.

Alfred was serving in the Army when the couple first married. They were living in Austin, Texas at the time their daughter, Betty Jean was born. After moving to Topeka, Kansas in 1949 the family returned to Garnett in 1951.

Iris was a Registered Nurse. She was one of the founding nurses at the Anderson County Hospital in 1951.

In 1967 Iris attended the Billy Graham Crusade in Kansas City, where she accepted Christ. She was a member of the Garnett Church of the Nazarene. After accepting Christ into their lives, Iris and Al were always willing to spread the message of the Lord with many people both inside and outside of the church.

Iris enjoyed spending time with her family and especially cherished her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Al, on April 28, 2003; her parents; an infant brother, Charles; and a brother-in-law, Harvey Gubera.

She is survived by her daughter, Betty Jean Lutz and husband, Jim, of Westphalia, KS; two grandsons, Jeffrey Lutz and wife Victoria, and Kevin Lutz and wife Charlotte; five great-grandchildren, Tristan Nicole, Mackenzie Lynn, Owen James, Marah Elizabeth, and Orra Earleen Lutz, all of Garnett, KS; brother-in-law, Frank Guber and wife Noelle of Medford, OR; a sister-in-law, Mary Jane Myers of Stafford, VA; and numerous friends and relatives.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, January 26, 2010, at the Church of the Nazarene in Garnett, Kansas. Burial will follow at Cherry Mound Cemetery in Westphalia, Kansas.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions are suggested to Nazarene Ministries Haiti and Home, and sent in care of the funeral home.

Feuerborn Family Funeral Service, Garnett, KS, is in charge of arrangements.

Family links: 
  Judd C Marrs (1897 - 1952)
  Gladys Young Marrs (1897 - 1992)
  Iris Pauline Marrs Guber (1920 - 2010)
  Charles Marrs (1926 - 1926)*
*Calculated relationship
Cherry Mound Cemetery
Anderson County
Kansas, USA
Created by: TiogaRose
Record added: Jan 25, 2010
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Iris Pauline <i>Marrs</i> Guber
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Iris Pauline <i>Marrs</i> Guber
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Iris Pauline <i>Marrs</i> Guber
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