Obituaries

Michael Lee Sparks 1949 - 2010 Tonganoxie

Michael Lee Sparks
1949-2010
Graveside services for Michael Lee Sparks, 60, Tonganoxie, will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, March 2, at Maple Grove Cemetery, Tonganoxie.
Mr. Sparks died Feb. 25, 2010, at Kansas University Hospital, Kansas City, Kan.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Monday, March 1, at the Quisenberry Funeral Home, Tonganoxie.
Mr. Sparks was born Oct. 13, 1949 in Kansas City, Kan., the son of Francis Patrick and Ellen (Mills) Sparks. He was a Sgt. United States Army, serving during the Vietnam era, stationed in Korea. He worked as a bank auditor for Laredo National Bank, Laredo, Texas, and Security National Bank, Kansas City, Kan. He was a member of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Tonganoxie.
Survivors include his mother, Ellen Harbaugh; son, Michael Sparks, Jr.; daughter, Heather DeMaranville, all of Tonganoxie; two brothers, Richard Sparks, Kansas City, and Pat Sparks, Tonganoxie; three sisters, Ellen Wyrick, Leavenworth, Donna Sparks, Lansing, and Kerry Martinez, Kansas City; and 5 grandchildren.
Memorials are suggested to Tonganoxie VFW Post 9271, care of Quisenberry Funeral Home, P.O. Box 993, Tonganoxie 66086.
Condolences may be left for the family at quisenberryfh.com.