Lowell T. Tucker

Lowell T. Tucker, 78, of Sedgwick, died Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2015, at Via Christi Regional Medical Center-St. Francis campus in Wichita.

Graveside services were at 2 p.m. Monday (Oct. 19, 2015) at Greenwood Cemetery in Eureka.

He was born on July 5, 1937, in Eureka, the son of John Walter and Mildred Duncan Tucker. Lowell attended the Tonavay schools. He married Joyce Ann Sanford on Aug. 27, 1961, in Severy.

Lowell was a farmer for a short time before becoming a truck driver. The Tuckers moved to northwestern Kansas, where he worked as a ranch hand for several ranchers and farmers. Later, he returned to driving a country cross country.

Lowell and Joyce had resided in their present home since 1994.

Survivors include wife Joyce of Sedgwick; sons Tom of Wellington and Dwayne of Wichita; daughter Lynette McCall of Yuma, Colorado; sisters Arthenia Moser of New York and Eyvonnie McLean of Peidmont; seven grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

A memorial has been established to American Diabetes Association, and contributions may be sent to Broadway Colonial Funeral Home in Newton.

Also a fund has been established to assist the family with funeral expenses, contributions may be left at www.gofundme.com/9h6pzv6q.

Arrangements are by Broadway Colonial Funeral Home.OBIT-Tucker