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Evelyn Buller

Evelyn Fern Buller, age 93, of Newton, Kansas, passed away March 31, 2019, at Comfort Care Home in Newton.

Evelyn was born Aug. 25, 1925, at home north of Walton, Kansas to David and Carolina (Voth) Reimer.

Evelyn graduated from Walton High School in 1944. On April 6, 1946, she married Raymond Buller at the Tabor Mennonite Church. This union was blessed with five children. Evelyn loved sewing and sewed dresses for her and her daughters including the girls’ wedding dresses. She also liked to quilt. Evelyn enjoyed gardening, canning and baking, and took great pride in her shelves of canned goods. Evelyn was a member of the Zion Mennonite Church in Elbing.

She was preceded in death by her parents, David and Carolina; husband, Raymond; and brothers, Wilbert and Jonah Reimer.

Evelyn is survived by her sons, Duane Buller and wife Melody of Hesston, Kenton Buller and wife Barb of Newton; daughters, Elaine Epp and husband Roger of Monet, Missouri, Raeanne Wiebe and husband Randall of Peabody, Kansas, Karen Esau and husband Gary of Lincoln, Nebraska; and brother, Richard Reimer.

Visitation was 1 to 5 p.m. April 7, 2019, at Petersen Funeral Home. Memorial services were at 11 a.m. April 8, 2019, at Zion Mennonite Church in Elbing. Burial was before the services at Zion Mennonite Cemetery.

Family suggests memorials to the Mennonite Central Committee and may be sent in care of the Peterson funeral home.

Last modified April 11, 2019