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LaVina Bardsley - June 13, 2012

LaVina Kay Bardsley was born to Floyd Lecurgus and Sophia Stella (Kerchal) Goings in Imperial, Neb., on Sept. 13, 1936. LaVina attended and graduated from Wauneta High School, Wauneta, Neb.
She was united in marriage to Richard Bardsley at Mt. Zion Methodist Church on Jan. 10, 1954. The couple settled on the “South-divide” near Wauneta. LaVina kept busy as a housewife and also as a talented seamstress.
She and Richard purchased the Good Times Bar in Wauneta, where she was very active as a co-owner and operator.
She enjoyed many activities, some of which were bowling, gardening, sewing, cooking and putting puzzles together.
LaVina passed away at Heritage of Wauneta on June 13, 2012. She was 75 years old.
She was preceded in death by her mother and father, sister Karen Williams, brother-in-law Frank Williams, sister Velma Hromas and brother-in-law Ray Hromas.
Survivors include her husband of 58 years, Richard Bardsley of Wauneta; son Bill Bardsley and wife, Cindy, of Lamar, Neb.; daughter Rhonda and husband, Earl Fawcett, of Red Feather Lakes, Colo.; grandchildren: Clayton Fawcett; Joe Fawcett and wife, Tania; Shanna and husband, Tim Schulte; Tyson Bardsley and wife, Sara; and Tanner Bardsley and Lynsie Crider; great-grandchildren: Daniel Fawcett, Halle Bardsley, Kenzie Bardsley, Roman Schulte, Emmitt Bardsley; brothers Fred Goings and wife, Kay, of Wauneta and Dennis Goings and wife, Colleen, of Elsie, Neb.
Memorial services for LaVina Bardsley will be held at 11:00 a.m. MT on Monday, June 25, 2012, at the Liewer Funeral Home in Wauneta with Pastor Bonnie McCord officiating.
A private family inurnment will take place at a later date.
There will be no visitation as LaVina chose cremation.
A memorial has been established in her memory.
Online condolences can be left at
Liewer Funeral Home of Wauneta is in charge of arrangements.