Archive for Wednesday, July 13, 2005

Obituary: Mildred E. Shoemaker

1916-2005

July 13, 2005

Services for Mildred E. Shoemaker, 88, Tonganoxie, will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, July 14, 2005, at Quisenberry Chapel, Tonganoxie. Burial will be in Hubbel Hill Cemetery, Tonganoxie.

Mrs. Shoemaker died Monday, July 11, 2005, at her home. She was born Sept. 20, 1916, in Ackerland, the daughter of James and Bessie (Hanley) Lee.

On Dec. 28, 1943, she married Lester Shoemaker in Salt Lake City. He survives, of the home.

Other survivors include two sons, Kenny W. Shoemaker and David L. Shoemaker, both of Tonganoxie; a sister, Nellie Bretz, Leavenworth; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

The family suggests memorial contributions to Leavenworth County Special Olympics or Tonganoxie Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9271, sent in care of Quisenberry Funeral Home, Box 993, Tonganoxie 66086.

The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

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