Sonja M. Kuhn, 70, of Beatrice died at Beatrice Health and Rehab on Tuesday, October 10, 2017. She was born November 28, 1946 at Mankato, KS and attended school at Mankota. She worked at several places as a nurse aide including Parkview, Good Samaritan Center, the P.E.O. Home. Gold Crest Retirement Center and Home Instead. She attended and graduated from Joseph’s College of Beauty in Beatrice. For the past six years, she had worked for Pam’s Cleaning. She enjoyed her grandchildren and gardening, especially flowers.
Survivors include her husband, Gary of Beatrice; three daughters, Tina Groathouse and husband Lonnie of DeWitt, Sonja Norman of Beatrice and Tawnya Kuhn of Fairbury; one son, Gary Kuhn of Tecumseh; 15 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren; two sisters, Suzette Roberds of Beatrice and Judi Fry of Wichita; nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, Cecil and Agnes Basart Roberds; two brothers, Richard and Ronnie Roberds.
Graveside services will be held on Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 3:00 P.M. at the Pleasant View Cemetery of rural Pickrell with Pastor Sean Koos officiating. The body will lie in state at the Fox Funeral Home from 12:00 noon Thursday until 12:00 noon Saturday. The family will meet and greet friends and other relatives at the Fox Funeral Home on Friday from 6:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. www.foxfuneralhome.net. Fox Funeral Home of Beatrice in charge of arrangements.