Obituary - Harriett R. Story

Harriett R. Story, age 96, was born January 14, 1923. to Tom and Harriett Rachel (Hammer) Hougland in Edgerton, Kan. She passed away August 1, 2019, at her home in Bucyrus, Mo., with family by her side.
She married Charles E. Story September 2, 1939, and to this union two children were born, Tom and Julie Ann.
Harriett was a real estate broker for many years, making many friends.
She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband; a brother, Sherman Hougland; and her daughter, Julie Ann Polderdyke. Harriett is survived by her son, Tom Story, of Bucyrus, Mo.; her granddaughter, Delilah Jones and husband Mike of Solo, Mo.; a grandson, Dylan Joe Story; three great-grandchildren, Denton and Avery Story, and Erica Jones; two sisters, Dorothy Puckett and Geraldine Hathenbrook; and a son-in-law, Gene Polderdyke.
Harriett loved the Lord and was very proud of raising two loving children and seeing them saved, along with her two grandchildren. She will be greatly missed by her family and friends.
Memorials may be made to Hospice Compassus. Online condolences may be expressed at

Visitation is Friday, August 23, from 5:00 to 6:00 p.m. at Evans Funeral Home with a Memorial Service beginning at 6:00 p.m. in the Chapel with Pastor Jackie Cooper officiating. Cremation was under the direction of Evans Funeral Home.



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