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Deaths/Funerals

May 3, 2000

Mary Kathryn Theroff
1903-2000
Services for Mary Kathryn Theroff, 96, Basehor, were Tuesday at Holy Angels Catholic Church in Basehor. Burial was in Holy Angels Cemetery.

Mrs. Theroff died Friday, April 28, 2000, at her home. She was born Aug. 14, 1903, in Kansas City, Kan., the daughter of Fred and Mary Bauer Tillisch. She moved to Basehor in 1970 from Kansas City, Kan. She was a homemaker and a member of Holy Angels parish, Basehor.

She married Crist Adam Theroff on Sept. 12, 1924, in Parsons. He died Dec. 1, 1986.

Survivors include two sons, Crist A., McLouth, and Donald, Basehor; three daughters, Rosemary Copenhaver, Kansas City, Kan., Joan C. Crnic, Platte City, Mo., Lois McKinney, Lenexa; a sister, Cleopha Hurla, Kansas City, Kan.; 19 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandson.

Quisenberry Funeral Home, Tonganoxie, handled arrangements.

John Floyd Morgan
1905-2000
Graveside services for John Floyd Morgan, 94, Kansas City, Kan., will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens.

Mr. Morgan died Monday, May 1, 2000, at Bethany Medical Center. He was born Sept. 6, 1905, in Neck City, Mo., and had lived in Kansas City, Kan., most of his life. He worked at Phillips Fairfax Refinery for 30 years, retiring in 1970. He was a member of Judson Baptist Church. His wife, Ora Morgan, died in 1990.

Survivors include two sons, James C., Louisburg, and John F. Jr., Kansas City, Kan; a daughter, Dolores Ann Davidson, Tongan-oxie; three sisters, Marie Neumer, Overland Park, Juanita Heldstab, Hermitage, Mo., and Pauline Enloe, Redfield; eight grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.

The family suggests memorial contributions to the building fund at Judson Baptist Church.

Porter Funeral Home, Kansas City, Kan., handled arrangements.

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