Winona S. Nix, 76, Ottawa, Kan., passed away Wednesday, June 19, 2013.
Cremation is planned. A celebration of life service is planned for a later date in Honolulu, Hawaii.
Winona was born Thursday, May 6, 1937, in Honolulu, Hawaii, the daughter of Manuel and Diane (Figaro) Robello.
Survivors include her four children, Diane Kawana and husband, Clifford, Ewa Beach, Hawaii, Debbie Valek and husband, Tony, Ottawa, Leilani Robello and Don Berger, Virginia Beach, Va., and Dino Ortis, Scottsdale, Ariz.; nine grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
The family suggests contributions to Franklin County Cancer Foundation through Dengel & Son Mortuary, 235 S. Hickory St., Ottawa KS 66067.
An online guest book is available at www.dengelmortuary.com