Archive for Wednesday, August 29, 1990


August 29, 1990


A Mass of Resurrection for Mary Agnes Wolken, 79, Lawrence, will be said at 10 a.m. Thursday at the Corpus Christi Catholic Church with the Rev. Frank Horvat officiating. A parish rosary will be said at 7 p.m. today at Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence. Burial will be in St. Peter's Catholic Cemetery in Big Springs.

Mrs. Wolken died Tuesday at St. Francis Hospital in Topeka.

She was born March 28, 1911, in Lecompton, and had lived in Lawrence since 1954.

Mrs. Wolken was a homemaker and had worked at the Bank of Richmond in Richmond and the Lawrence National Bank. She was a member of St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Lawrence.

She married Eugene J. Wolken on Jan. 30, 1943, in Perry. He survives of the home.

Other survivors include two brothers, Richard Walter, Lecompton, and Robert Walter, Kansas City, Kan.; and a sister, Katherine Ford, Lawrence.

The family suggests memorials to the Douglas County Heart Fund in care of the mortuary.

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