Moundridge — Mary K. Ballard, 67, died December 13, 2012, at Via Cristi RMC-St. Francis Campus, Wichita.
Mary was born January 13, 1945, to Wilbur L. and Wilhelmina M. Weigand Prouty at Newton. She was a licensed dietician and was also involved with farming and ranching.
Her husband, Vic Ballard, died May 8, 2001.
Survivors include a son, Yancy (Janett) Ballard, Anthony; four sisters, Elizabeth Schierling, Wichita, Marilyn Van Rossun, Moundridge, Carol Rostetter, Dodge City, and Donna Tatro, McPherson; two grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; sister, Jean Friesen; and two brothers, Bob and Ted Prouty.
A memorial service will be held on Friday, December 21, 2012, at 1:30 p.m. at the Pine Village Chapel. Graveside services will be held 2:30 p.m. Wednesday at Spring Grove Cemetery in Anthony. Visitation will be held 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Wednesday at Prairie Rose Funeral Home, 602 E. Main Street, Anthony, KS 67003.
Memorial donations are suggested to Moundridge EMS, in care of the Moundridge Funeral Home.