Arthur L. Kuhnert 1929 - 2008
Combined memorial services for Arthur L. Kuhnert, 78, Lawrence, and Darlien W. Kuhnert were Tuesday, April 29, at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. Private inurnment will be at a later date in Memorial Park Cemetery.
Mr. Kuhnert died Thursday, April 24, 2008, at his home.
He was born Nov. 15, 1929, in Bendena, the son of Henery T. and Clara Spencer Kuhnert.
He attended schools in Denton. He and his wife lived in Atchison and Gardner and moved to Lawrence in 1994.
Mr. Kuhnert worked in maintenance for the city of Gardner and retired in 1991. He later worked in security at Babcock Place for more than 10 years.
He married Darlien W. McNett on Nov. 19, 1949, in Morrill. She died Jan. 17, 2006.
Survivors include three sons, Philip Kuhnert, Lawrence, Steve Kuhnert, Oklahoma City, and Billy Kuhnert, Keithville, La.; two daughters, Beverly Beaver, Lawrence, and Becky Mills, Eudora; three brothers, Harold Kuhnert, Atchison, George Kuhnert, Pea Ridge, Ark., and Vernon Kuhnert, Bartlesville, Okla; four sisters, Fern Meyer and Alice Williams, both of Blue Springs, Mo., Anabelle Leonard, Philamath, Ore., and Betty Lipscomb, Springfield, Mo.; 17 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
The family suggests memorials to Heart of America Hospice, sent in care of Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home, P.O. Box 1260, Lawrence 66044.
Online condolences may be sent at www.rumsey-yost.com.