Archive for Thursday, March 9, 2006

Eva Mae Quinn


March 9, 2006

Mass of Christian Burial for Eva Mae Quinn, 77, Lawrence, was Saturday, March 4, at St. Lawrence Catholic Student Center in Lawrence. Burial was in Mount Calvary Cemetery in Lawrence.
Mrs. Quinn died Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2006, at her home, after a long illness.
She was born June 10, 1928, in Omaha, Neb., the daughter of Henry F. and Theresa Krieger Jensen. She received a bachelor of science degree in chemistry from the University of Wisconsin, Madison, and a master of arts degree in Spanish from Kansas University.
Mrs. Quinn was a homemaker. She had also been a language teacher at Eudora High School.
She was a member of St. Lawrence Catholic Student Center and a member and former treasurer of Douglas County Quilter's Guild.
She married Dennis B. Quinn on Aug. 13, 1952, in Omaha. He survives of the home.
Other survivors include a son, Timothy Quinn, Shawnee Mission; two daughters, Monica Sercer, Fort Scott, and Alison Quinn, of the home; two sisters, Margaret Hatch, Athol, Idaho, and Theresa Anderson, Alexandria, Va.; 11 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
The family suggests memorials to the Sancta Maria School in Eudora or Clearcreek Monastery in Oklahoma, sent in care of the Warren-McElwain Mortuary, 120 W. 13th St., Lawrence 66044.
E-mail condolences may be sent to, subject: Quinn.

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