Obituaries

Irene Hand 1930 - 2011 Bonner Springs

Funeral services for Irene Hand, 81, of Bonner Springs, were Wednesday, Dec. 28, at Alden-Harrington Funeral Home in Bonner Springs. Burial followed in the Bonner Springs Cemetery.
Mrs. Hand died Saturday, Dec. 24, 2011, at her home.
Mrs. Hand was born on May 30, 1930, in Pocahontas, Ark., and moved to the Bonner Springs area in 1951. She was a model homemaker and loved taking care of her family. She enjoyed quilting and was a longtime member of the Rehm’s Park Southern Baptist Church in Bonner Springs.
Mrs. Hand was preceded in death by her husband of 45 years, Earnest Hand, in 1989, and a son, Jimmie Hand, in 1986.
She is survived by two children, Donny Hand of Linwood and Peggy Hand of Lenexa; one brother, Jerry Williams of Bonner Springs; two sisters, Carolyn Sneed of Bonner Springs and Shirley Weir of Tonganoxie; and three grandchildren.
The family suggests memorial contributions to the Southerncare Hospice in care of the funeral home, 214 Oak St., Bonner Springs, KS 66012.