October 14, 2021
Loyce Leanne Jeffery, 89, the daughter of Verda (Fogo) and Emmett Lewis was born on Dec. 28, 1931, at Burr Oak, Kan. She died at her home in Northbranch, Kan., on Oct. 5, 2021. She was a lifelong resident of the Northbranch and Burr Oak communities.
Loyce received her formal education at the Burr Oak schools, graduating in 1949. On Nov. 25, 1951, she was united in marriage with her high school sweetheart, Kermit C. Jeffery, at the Northbranch Friends Church. They made their home on the family farm at
Northbranch and were blessed with four children - Mark, Juel, Jenelle and Jennifer.