Wilmer L. Avery ObituaryHutchinson News - Wilmer L. Avery
Wilmer L. Avery, 81, RFD 5, died Sunday at Hutchinson Hospital.
Born Jan. 10, 1900, in Ardmore, Okla., he was married to Cora Mae Randalls June 2, 1930, in Wichita. He moved to Hutchinson in 1926 and retired in 1965 from Packaging Corporation of America, where he worked 35 years. He was a member of the Reno County Masonic Lodge No. 140, A. F. & A.M.
Survivors: the widow; sons: Wilmer L. Avery, Grand Prairie, Texas; Kermit M. Avery, RFD 5; daughter: Wilma M. Bower, Pleasanton, Calif.; nine grandchildren; four great-grandchildren.
Funeral will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, Johnson and Sons Funeral Home; Bishop Milton O'Neill. Burial, with graveside rites by the Reno County Masonic Lodge No. 140, A.F. & A.M., will be in Eastside Cemetery. Friends may call from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Monday and 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.