Archive for Wednesday, September 5, 2007

Obituary: Rose Herod Poterbin McLaughlin

1910 - 2007

September 5, 2007

Services for Rose Herod Poterbin McLaughlin, 96, Tonganoxie, will be at 10 a.m. today, Sept. 5, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Tonganoxie. Burial will be at Mount Calvary Cemetery, Kansas City, Kan.

Mrs. McLaughlin died Saturday, Sept. 1, 2007, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.

She was born Dec. 1, 1910, in Rayville, Mo., the daughter of William and Nora Richardson Herod.

She was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church.

Her first husband, John Poterbin, died in 1962; her second husband, Garland McLaughlin, died in 1982.

Survivors include four sons, James A. Poterbin, Edwards, Mo.; Joseph A. Poterbin, Mission; Jerry R. Poterbin, Lenexa; and John R. Poterbin, Tonganoxie; a daughter, Mary Lou Busby, Overland Park; 16 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; and 6 great-great-grandchildren.

Quisenberry Funeral Home is handling arrangements. Online condolences can be left at

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