Born Nov. 16, 1928, in Patton, Mo., daughter of the late Pola Benson and Mary Cook Welker, she was a homemaker and an assistant to Dr. Robert Warner. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Cape Girardeau.
On March 15, 1947, in Patton, she married Don Fadler, who survives.
Survivors also include one son, Kevin Fadler and wife, Nancy, of Pocahontas, Mo.; one daughter, Donna Haman and husband, Randy, of Kennett; one brother, Coy Welker, of Wright City, Mo.; one sister, Grace Sharrock, of Jackson, Mo., and four grandchildren, Sherry and Lucas Haman, of Nashville, Tenn., Trisha Lynch, of Pocahontas and Sarah Beth Henderson, of Cape Girardeau.
She was preceded in death by four brothers, George, Julius, Carl and Loy and one sister, Leona Lukefahr.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Thursday, June 14, at the Liley Funeral Home in Patton.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m., Thursday, June 14, at the Liley Funeral Home with Dr. Paul Kabo officiating.
Burial will follow in the Patton Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 9374 Olive Blvd., St. Louis, Mo. 63132 or to the First Presbyterian Church in Cape Girardeau.
Condolences may be made at www.Lileyfuneralhomes.com.