Archive for Friday, July 27, 2001

Gerald King obituary

July 27, 2001


Mr. King died Monday, July 23, 2001, at his home.

He was born Nov. 10, 1955, in Leavenworth, the son of Lowell D. and Frances (Jaster) King.

Mr. King was a bookkeeper and accountant for businesses in Lawrence and Leavenworth. He had worked as a disc jockey in Florida and Kansas. He was working on a bachelor's degree in music at Kansas University.

Survivors include his father, Lowell D., Winchester; his mother and stepfather, Frances and Wallace "Gene" Ala, Leavenworth; two brothers, Randy and Wayne, both of Leavenworth; two stepbrothers, Charles Ala, Houston, and Wally Ala, New Mexico; a stepsister, Eva Voss, Leavenworth; and paternal grandmother Georgia Christensen, Iowa.

Friends may call after 3 p.m. today at the funeral home, where the family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. today.

The family suggests memorials to the family or KU music department, sent in care of the funeral home, 707 S. Sixth Street, Leavenworth 66048.

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