Basehor — Graveside services for Kenneth C. Novo-Gradac, 88, Bonner Springs, will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at Holy Angels Cemetery, Basehor. He died Thursday, June 22, 2000, in Palm Desert, Calif.
Mr. Novo-Gradac was born Oct. 6, 1911, in Kansas City, Kan., the son of Charles D. and Rose (Klein) Novo-Gradac.
He was a building contractor until he retired in 1980. He was a member of Holy Angels Catholic Church in Basehor.
He married Dorothy Austin on Jan. 16, 1937, in Kansas City, Kan. She died May 27, 1999. He also was preceded in death by a son, James, in 1994.
Survivors include a son, Charles K., Saipan; two daughters, Sue Smith, Atlanta, Kan., and Andrea Garland, Palm Desert, Calif.; a brother, Ed, Houston; a sister, Bernice Loman, McAllen, Tex.; eight grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the Quisenberry Funeral Home, Tonganoxie.