Afton Wise

May 8, 1988 ~ February 11, 2018

Afton McKay Wise and Baby Cooper, of Norwich, died Sunday, February 11, 2018 at Wichita, Kansas.  Afton was born the daughter of George and Alleen (Harrison) Wise May 8, 1988 at Wellington, Kansas.

She was a 2007 graduate of Norwich High School and while attending there she was very involved in sports, and other organizations.  Afton was fond of outdoor sports, horses and cattle, working with her dad, baking and cooking, mud runs, singing, and time spent with her fiancé, family, and friends.

Above all, Afton loved her sons Tanner and Gunner and was looking forward to the birth of Cooper.

Afton is survived by her sons, Tanner and Gunner of the home; fiancé Andrew Ryder of Kingman; parents, George and Alleen Wise of Norwich; siblings, Brock (Katie) of Norwich, Clint (Danni) of Kingman, Bryce (Dakota) of Belmont, Bailey (Denver) of Mulvane and Trent of Norwich; many nieces, nephews and friends.

Visitation will be held 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Friday at the Norwich Baptist Church. Funeral services will be held 10:00 a.m. Saturday, February 17, 2018 at the Norwich Baptist Church, Norwich, Kansas. 

Interment will be in the Upchurch Cemetery, Norwich, Kansas.

Memorials may be made in memory of Afton to the Afton Wise Memorial to help with funeral expenses and may be left in care of the mortuary.


George and Alleen, I was so sorry to hear the news. I can't even imagine what you must be going through right now. My heart is broken for your loss. I wish I could have made it to the services.

Our hearts are broken for your loss. So sorry to be absent from the service today but just heard about it. Our thoughts and prayers go forward for your family and Afton's sweet boys and fiancée. Love Cathy and Randy.

My heart is broken, Afton was like one if my own. She was smiling every time I saw her, always gave me a big hug when I would see her. I will miss your smile and your laughter my dear Afton. Love and prayers to her family.

Trent, I'm so sorry for your loss. Hugs and prayers.

Mr. Kenney

So sorry for your loss my heart and prayers go out to you and yours.

What a beautiful young lady.  Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers.




My thoughts are with each of you as you remember your beautiful, Afton. I pray for the Lord to bring you peace and comfort now and in the days ahead. I have such sweet memories of her as a little girl. My love to you all.


Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Our hearts are just broken for the Wise family. You are all heavy on our mind and in our prayers! Please let us know if there is anything we can do!❤️

My heart is breaking... such a beautiful little lady! So much life and love to give to others! I am so sorry to hear this sad news. Love you all, Mrs. SanRo

Our thoughts and prayers are with each and every one of you.  So hard to understand and even harder to live through.  You will be in our daily prayers!

Praying Our Lord hold you closer at this extremely sad time. Condolences to each of you.

My deepest sympathies for your family for your loss. Prayers and thoughts for you all.

Such sad news. May God give you peace and comfort for your family as you grieve.
We are here for you. Hugs to all.

I am thinking of and praying for you at this most difficult time.I am so sorry for your loss.

My deepest and most sincere thoughts and prayers are with you. Prayers of comfort and peace for all of you.

Prayers for peace and comfort for your family.

So sorry for your loss. Prayers for peace and God to be with you.

May God send your family an Angel to help with this heartache. Such a loss for this family to bear. Praying for comfort 

May the Lord and family and friends help you all through this sad, sad tragedy.
My thoughts and prayers are with you. Peace to you all.

We are so very sorry for your loss. Please know you all are in our thoughts and prayers. Afton was such a sweet girl and will be deeply missed. She will live on thru her sons. Praying for God’s comfort and strength for all.

What a sweet soul Afton was.  We are so sorry for the pain you are feeling from missing her here on earth with you. Hoping you find comfort knowing she is safe in the arms of Jesus.

My thoughts and Prayers are with you and the family. May God wrap his loving arms around you and give you comfort in this time of sorrow.

George, Alleen and family,
Please know we are so sorry to hear of Afton's passing and are lifting you all up in prayer.

So sorry for your loss. Prayers for God to wrap you in his loving arms and guide you through this time of grief.