Archive for Thursday, September 23, 1999


September 23, 1999


Memorial mass for Edna S. Lonborg, 103, Lawrence, will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Lawrence Catholic Center. Private burial services will be in St. Leo Catholic Cemetery, Horton.

Mrs. Lonborg died Tuesday, Sept. 21, 1999, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.

She was born Aug. 31, 1896, in Horton, the daughter of Gus and Martha (Edison) Stansbarger. She graduated from Horton High School, and moved to Lawrence in 1950 from Evanston, Ill.

Mrs. Lonborg was a member of the Tennola Club, St. Lawrence Catholic Center and the Altar Society at St. John Catholic Church, all of Lawrence.

She married A.C. "Dutch" Lonborg on July 30, 1924, in Horton. He died Jan. 31, 1985.

Survivors include a son, Arthur C. Lonborg, Wichita; three grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends following a prayer service at 5 p.m. Friday at Warren-McElwain Mortuary.

The family suggests memorials to the St. Lawrence Catholic Center, Williams Education Fund or American Heart Assn. They may be sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary.

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