Eric Werner, 50, of Spearman, Texas, died Monday, May 25, 2020, at Newman Regional Hospital, in Emporia, following an ATV accident.

He was born on February 2, in Denver, Colo., the son of Tim Werner and Linda Bushnell.

He attended elementary school in Felt, OK., then later attended Kinsley before graduating from Lewis in 1988. He attended Oklahoma Panhandle State University.

Graveside services were held Monday, June 1, at Sts. Peter and Paul Cemetery, in Kinsley.

In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that memorials be made to the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis TN 38105; or the National Pancreatic Cancer Foundation. Condolences may be left for the family online, at

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