Obituaries

Althea Mae Koerth 2011 - 2011 Tonganoxie

Services for Althea Mae Koerth, 87, Tonganoxie, will be 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 20, at Quisenberry Funeral Home.
Visitation will be from 1-3 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be at the National Cemetery, Leavenworth.
Mrs. Koerth died Thursday, Feb. 17, 2011, at Providence Medical Center, Kansas City, Kan. She was born Nov. 5, 1923, in Kansas City, Kan., the daughter of Howard and Phyllis Carpenter Pike. She was a graduate of Wyandotte High School and a member of Tonganoxie United Methodist Church. She was united in marriage to Gus Koerth on March 3, 1943, in Kansas City, Kan. He preceded her in death Nov. 4, 2006. She worked as a secretary for Kansas University and Tonganoxie High School and a cook at Tonganoxie Elementary School.
Survivors include three sons, Richard (Deborah), Topeka, Bruce (Macel), Tonganoxie, and Howard (Roz), Oklahoma City; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Memorials are suggested to the American Heart Association, 604 E. Fourth St., Tonganoxie 66086.