Ilene Alice Fuller, 85, of McPherson, passed away at 6:46 a.m., April 6th, 2018 while in the company of family, at McPherson Hospital. Ilene was born in Miltonvale, on May 22, 1932, a daughter of Lena Catherine (Magaw) and John George Wehking Sr.
Ilene attended Miltonvale grade school and graduated from Miltonvale High School, Miltonvale, in 1950.
She was a member of First United Methodist Church McPherson, where she belonged to the Barbara Circle.
Through the years, Ilene was a homemaker and she took great pride in providing for her family.
She also worked for Boyd Oil Co. in Concordia, as a bookkeeper. In 1973, she started working for Stanley's Fashions as a clerk until they closed. she then worked for Farmers Alliance Insurance Co. in the filing department until her retirement.
After retirement, she missed working with the public and she worked for the Christian Book Store and USD 418 serving lunches at Roosevelt School Elementary School.
Ilene enjoyed spending time with her family and grandchildren, attending church and playing cards with her friends at the Cedars.
Ilene Alice Wehking was united in marriage to Robert Lee "Bob" Fuller on June 13, 1954, at Miltonvale.
The young couple established their first home together in Concordia. This union was blessed with the birth of a daughter, Kari.
She is survived by her daughter, Kari Kresky and husband, Dana, of McPherson; her brothers, John George Wehking Jr. and wife. Pam, of San Diego, California and Gilbert Wehking and wife, Margaret, of Milwaukee, Wisconsin; her two grandsons, Jacob Kresky and Connor Kresky.
Ilene was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Robert "Bob" Fuller, her son, Lee Alan Fuller, her sisters, Sophia Emma Wehking and Ruth Davidson; and a brother, Harvey Wehking.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. on April 11 at Glidden - Ediger Chapel.
The funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. on April 12 at the First United Methodist Church, McPherson, with The Revs. Karen Rice-Ratzlaff and Darren Frazier officiating.
Burial will be in McPherson Cemetery McPherson.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to First United Methodist Church, and they can be sent to Glidden - Ediger Funeral Home; 222 West Euclid Street; McPherson, Kansas 67460.