Archive for Thursday, October 7, 2004

Thelma Altenbernd


October 7, 2004

Services for Thelma Altenbernd, 91, Lawrence, will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. Burial will be in Eudora City Cemetery.
Mrs. Altenbernd died Monday, Oct. 4, 2004, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.
She was born Aug. 11, 1913, in Lawrence, the daughter of James Martin and Laura Lillian Clawson Roper. She was raised in Lawrence and graduated from Liberty Memorial High School. She lived in Florida for one year.
Mrs. Altenbernd was a homemaker. She was a member of St. Paul United Church of Christ in Eudora.
She married Elmer W. Altenbernd on Aug. 11, 1939. He died April 4, 1984.
Survivors include two sons, Lester Altenbernd and Conrad Altenbernd, both of Lawrence; a daughter, Janice Stalcup, Cheyenne, Wyo.; six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
The family suggests memorials to the Lawrence Memorial Hospital Palliative Care Unit, sent in care of Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home, P.O. Box 1260, Lawrence 66044.
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