Archive for Thursday, September 1, 2005

Frank G. Hagenbuch Jr.


September 1, 2005

Services for Frank G. "Corky" Hagenbuch Jr., 74, Lawrence, were Monday, Aug. 29, at Tonganoxie Christian Church. Private burial was in Memorial Park Cemetery in Lawrence.

Mr. Hagenbuch died Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2005, at his home.

He was born Nov. 16, 1930, in Lawrence, the son of Dr. Frank G. and Lanore Scrivner Hagenbuch. He attended Lawrence High School, where he was a member of FFA Club and earned the State Farmer Degree Award in 1948. He attended Kansas State and Kansas University.

Mr. Hagenbuch served in the U.S. Army from 1951 to 1954. He worked as a farmer and cattleman for Farmland Industries for 32 years and retired in 1990. He was a member of the Jayhawk 4-H Club, Tonganoxie Veterans of Foreign Wars, American Legion Post in Lawrence and Tonganoxie Christian Church. He was a Leavenworth County Club beef leader for many years. He was also a county fair beef superintendent, director on the fair board, the first president of the Leavenworth County Beef Improvement Assn., and vice-chair of the first Kansas Junior Angus Heifer Show.

He married Alberta June Wiley on May 17, 1953, in Lawrence. She survives of the home.

Other survivors include two sons, Larry D. Hagenbuch, Lewistown, Mont., and Lyle E. Hagenbuch, Baldwin; two daughters, Lori Fink, Manhattan, and Lynn M. Rinkes, Holton; a brother, Ralph D. Hagenbuch, Pateros, Wash.; and six grandchildren.

The family suggests memorials to the Leavenworth or Douglas County 4-H Foundation, Hospice Care in Douglas County or the church, sent in care of the Quisenberry Funeral Home, P.O. Box 993, Tonganoxie 66086.

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