Published in the Iola Register on Dec. 23, 2013.


 Dixie Hladky, 76, of Herington, passed away on Friday, Dec. 20, 2013, at the Nicol Home, in Glasco. Dixie was born in Miltonvale on July 31, 1937, to the late Twila G. (Frybarger) and Roy A. Chayer.  She was the wife of James Hladky and worked as a Certified Nurse Aide in nursing and home health for many years.
 Survivors include her husband James, of Herington; daughter, Janice Wheeler, of Beverly; sons, James (Patricia) Murk, of Aurora; and Ronald (Valerie) Murk, of Delphos; grandchildren,  Bryan, Chris and Jeremy Yohe; Nichole Pendleton, Eric Murk, Dustin Murk; April Coetzee, Ryan Murk-Hoobler and Mikayla, Melea and D.J. Hladky; as well as 19 great-grandchildren.
 She was preceded in death by her sons, Roger Murk and Daniel Hladky; and her sister, Betty Lilliman.
 Memorial services will be announced at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to the Nicol Home, 303 E. Buffalo, Glasco, KS 67445.  Online condolences, or Facebook.