Memorial service for Vera Redlin, 87, Eudora will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 1, 2020 at Warren-McElwain Mortuary – Eudora Chapel in Eudora, KS. Vera passed away Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at her home.
Vera was born on March 1, 1932 in Dawson, Minnesota, the daughter of Clarence and Lois (Asher) Markegard.
She was a Restaurant general manager for Red Lobster and was a self-employed daycare provider and nanny.
She was a member of the Red Hat Society, the Eudora Baptist Church, a Bible study group at church, and was a member of a book club. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren.
She married Eugene Redlin. He passed away 40 years ago.
She is survived by her daughter, Lindy Redlin Hanek, Eudora; son, David Redlin and wife, Lisa, Eudora; daughter-in-law, Tami Schoenhals and husband, Chris; six grandchildren, Nicole (Ryan) Healzer, Mariah (Brian) Morical; Krista (Adam) Yates, Patrick (Sara) Redlin, Matthew (Rachel Cowan) Redlin, Nicklas Redlin (Lisa & David’s son); seven great grandchildren, Rylynn Healzer, Avery Healzer, Addison Morical, Easton Morical, Liam Yates, Lily Yates, Eliana Redlin; sister, Joyce Vysocky, San Berniadino, CA; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was also preceded in death by her parents and eight siblings.
The family will greet friends at 3 p.m. prior to the service on Saturday at the mortuary.
A celebration of life will be held immediately after the service at an event center downtown Eudora with food, beverages and Vera’s favorite country singer Matt Snook performing!