Topeka—Vicki Jo Ketter, 69, passed away Saturday, August 29, 2015 at a Brookdale of Topeka.
She was born October 9, 1945 in Topeka, the daughter of Jess and Maxine Marney Fryman.
Vicki graduated from Rossville High School in 1964. She graduated from the Stormont Vail School of Nursing in Topeka. She worked as a RN at Stormont Vail Hospital for over 35 years. Vicki received her BSN from Ottawa University. She was a member of St. Matthews Catholic Church in Topeka and had been a member of ASPAN.
On February 4, 1967 she was united in marriage to Louis Joseph Ketter at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in St. Marys. He preceded her in death on December 28, 2011. She was also preceded in death by her parents.
Survivors include her son, Joseph Jay (Cindy) Ketter and their children, Jacelyn and Ian, Topeka; her daughter, Darcy Anna (Jeff) Bluma, and their children, Brett, Brady and Bryce, Wichita; a brother, Dudley (Pansey) Fryman, Garden City.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 A.M. Tuesday, September 1, 2015 at St. Matthews Catholic Church in Topeka. Interment will be in Mt. Calvary Cemetery, St. Marys. Mrs. Ketter will lie in state after 6:00 P.M. Monday, August 31, 2015 at Piper Funeral Home in St. Marys, where the family will receive friends until the Rosary at 7:00 P.M.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Central and Western Kansas Alzheimer’s Association and sent in care of Piper Funeral Home, 714 Maple St., St. Marys, Kansas 66536.
The family would like to give a special thank you to St. Jude Hospice for the loving care they gave to Vicki.