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from the Leavenworth Times, Mon., Apr 12, 1996|
The funeral for Joseph L. Sienkowski, 57, formerly of Leavenworth, who died Monday in New York City, will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday in St. Casimir Church. Burial will be in the Leavenworth National Cemetery.
Taken from the Leavenworth Times May 5, 1976|
ADDIE RYAN dies May 3, 1976The funeral for Mrs. Addie Irene Ryan, 75, 419 Ottawa, will be at 9:30 a.m. Thursday in the Immaculate Conception Church. Burial will be in Mt Calvary Cemetery.
Mrs. Ryan died Monday night in Cushing Memorial Hospital. She was born Oct. 28, 1900, at Leavenworth, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. G. Knapp.
She was a member of the Immaculate Conception Church.
She was married in 1956 at Platte City, Mo., to Joseph W. Ryan. He survives at the home.
Other survivors include two daughters, Mrs. Lena Adams, RR 1, and Mrs. Augusta Wright, Narka, Kan.; three sons, Robert Schonherr, New Berry Park, Calif., Liggo R. Schonherr Sr., Lansing, and George Schonherr, address unknown; and 16 grandchildren.
The Rosary will be recited at 7:30 p.m. today in the Davis Funeral Chapel, where friends may call.
Taken from the Leavenworth Library (LV Times) May 23, 1976. |
Anna M. BottMrs. Anna M. Bott, 67, RR 1, died Friday at St. John Hospital. She was a life long resident of Leavenworth and was born Dec. 4, 1908 to Peter and Mary Weissinger Fink. She married Ed Bott Oct. 17, 1928.
Mrs. Bott was a member of St. Joseph of the Valley Church and the Altar Society.
Mrs. Bott is survived by her husband, Ed Bott, of the home; a son, Edward Bott Jr., R 1; two daughters, Mrs. Ann Marie Rayser, RR 1, and Mrs. Mary Frances Michael, Basehor, a sister, Mrs. Mary Forge, RR 4, three brothers, Peter Fink Jr., RR 1, Louis Fink, 122 S. 16th, and Henry Fink, 1119 Metropolitan, and five grandchildren.
The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Monday at St. Joseph of the Valley Church. Burial will be in the Mount Olivet Cemetery.
The rosary will be recited at 8 p.m. today at the Belden Sexton Sumpter Funeral Chapel, 518 Shawnee Friends may call at the chapel.
from the Leavenworth Times|
INDEPENDENCE, MO. -- Alex Bietka, a native and former resident of Leavenworth, died Wednesday at a nursing home here.
Taken from the Leavenworth Times Nov. 21, 1976 by Sue Rush. Death date Nov. 19, 1976 |
Henry ForgeHenry J. Forge, 80, RR 4, died Friday at the Leavenworth Veterans Administration Center Hospital after an illness of several months.
Funeral services will be a 10 a.m. Monday at St. Joseph Catholic Church. Burial will be in Mount Calvary Cemetery.
Mr. Forge was born in Leavenworth County on May 1, 1896, a son of John and Mary Kelly Forge. He had been a farmer all of his life.
He was a member of St. Joseph Parish. Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 56 and a veteran of World War I. He and the former Gertrude Lee were married in 1932.
Other than his widow of the home, he is survived by two sons, the Rev. Henry Leo Forge, Kansas City, Kan., and Richard Forge, 1304 Franklin, two daughters, Mrs. Winnie Jackson, RR 4; three brothers, John Forge, Louis Forge and William Forge, all of RR 4, and four grandchildren.
A wake service will be held at 7:30 p.m today at the Belden Sexton Sumpter Funeral Chapel for friends and members of the parish.
FORMER SUPERINTENDENT OF COUNTY SCHOOLS DIES (1976)[actual date of death unknown]|
By The Star's Own Service
Leavenworth-Miss Drusilla Wilson Coffin, 96, of a nursing home in Leavenworth, who was Leaveworth County superintendent of schools 18 years before she retired, died Monday at a hospital here.
Leavenworth Times January 20, 1977|
ERNEST O. KORTH, 68, 1224 Randolph, died today in the Leavenworth County Convalescent Infirmary. He suffered a stroke in 1970 and had been in failing health since that time.
He was born June 28, 1908, at Leavenworth, the son of Otto P. and Martha Butzin Korth.
He was a woodworker for Helmers and a pattern maker for Kramers Co., until he became ill.
He was a Christian Scientist.
He was married to Helen Hallaux on Oct 17, 1927, at Leavenworth. She survives at the home.
Other survivors include three sisters, mrs. Freda Woodard, 802 Pawnee, Mrs. Edan Asbury, 1129 Spruce and Mrs. Margarite Donnell, RR 4.
The funeral arrangements are pending at Larkin Funeral Home. Burial will be in Sunset Memory Gardens. Friends may call at the Larkin Funeral Home.
Taken from the Leavenworth Times January 28, 1977 |
G. SCHONHERR dies January 26 , 1977Little Rock, Ark. - George Schonherr, 54, Little Rock, Ark., died here Wednesday.
Survivors include five sons, Keith Schonherr, 117 Sherman Ave., George Schonherr and Rick Schonherr, both of 1011 Sixth Ave., Jim Bob Schonherr and Willie Schonherr, both of 1019 Osage, all in Leavenworth; two daughters, Linda Tate, Long Branch, N.J. and Marietta Schonherr, 1011 Sixth Ave.; two brothers, Russell Schonherr and Robert Schonherr, address unknown; and a sister, Lena Adams, RR 3.
The funeral will be at Arkansas.
Leavenworth Times February 1977|
EUGENE BUTZIN, 79, of 508 S. 10th Street, died Saturday afternoon at Cushing Memorial Hospital. He was born October 10, 1897 at Leavenworth and was a son of Ferdinand and Martha Zoller Butzin. He was retired from the Kansas State Penitentiary.
At Kansas City, Kan. , on June 10, 1924 he was married to Pearl Balz. Mrs Butzin died in 1955.
He was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie No. 55 and was a past president.
He is survived by one son, Eugene F. Butzin Jr., 508 S. 10th Street, and two grandchildren, Mrs. Peggy Hundley, Lansing, and Mark Butzin, 508 South 10th Street. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the Davis Funeral Chapel.
Interment will be in the Mt. Muncie Cemetery. Memorials may be given to Cushing Memorial Hospital. Friends may call at the Davis Funeral Chapel after noon today.
Taken from the Leavenworth Times Mar. 15, 1977 by Sue Rush. Death date Mar. 14, 1977. |
Ellen C. FinkMrs. Ellen C. Fink, 82, RR 4, died Monday at Cushing Memorial Hospital. She had been in failing health for several months.
She was a member of St. Joseph of the Valley Church, the altar society, the ACCW and the Lowemont Homemakers Extension Unit.
Mrs. Fink was born in Leavenworth County July 8, 1894, to Antoine and Catherine Miller Payeur. She married Peter Fink Jr., Nov.24, 1914. He survives. Other survivors include two sons, Peter A. Fink, Kansas City, Kan., and Francis M. Fink, Kansas City, Mo; a daughter , Mrs. Catherine Davidson, Shawnee Mission, Kan.; a brother, Joseph Payeur, 1806 S. Broadway; six grandchildren and one great-granddaughter.
The funeral service will be Thursday at 10 a.m. at St. Joseph of the Valley Church, with burial at Mount Olivet Cemetery.
Friends and members of the parish will recite the rosary at Belden-Sexton-Sumpter Funeral Chapel Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. Friends may call at eh chapel after 6 p.m. today.
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