Archive for Thursday, December 27, 2001

Marion Katherine Resco

1910-2001

December 27, 2001

Wednesday, December 19, 2001

Services for Marion Katherine Resco, 91, Lawrence, were Saturday, Dec. 22, at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. Burial was in Greenwood Cemetery, Clay Center.

Mrs. Resco died Monday, Dec. 17, 2001, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.

She was born May 29, 1910, in Clay Center, the daughter of Albert and Edna Belle (Yowell) Eye. She grew up in Clay Center and lived in Washington, Linn, Sunflower and Linwood before moving to Lawrence in 1977.

Mrs. Resco and her husband farmed and ran a blacksmith shop in Linwood, and she later worked as a cook at the Linwood School for 10 years. She retired in 1977.

She was a member of North Lawrence Christian Church.

She married Gerald Resco on Aug. 5, 1928, in Washington. He died Feb. 22, 1984.

Survivors include three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

A son, Albert Eugene Resco, died Nov. 5, 1996.

The family suggests memorials to North Lawrence Christian Church, sent in care of the funeral home.

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