Archive for Saturday, March 3, 2001

Kampschoeder services

March 3, 2001


Services for Walter G. Kampschroeder, 92, Baldwin, will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home, Lawrence. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery, Lawrence.

Mr. Kampschroeder died Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2001, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.

He was born Feb. 8, 1909, in Richland, the son of William K. and Effie F. (Kennedy) Kampschroeder.

Mr. Kampschroeder and his wife were dairy farmers in the Clinton community for 60 years. He had been a Douglas County commissioner and president of Clinton Rural Telephone Co. He was chairman of Christian Rural Overseas Program and was on the Clinton Rural School board and Clinton Township board. He was also a member of Plymouth Congregational Church, Lawrence, and the Kansas County Commissioners Assn.

He married Alda O. Hoover on May 3, 1933, in Eureka. She died Jan. 1, 1998.

Survivors include a son, Walter G. Jr., Lawrence; a daughter, Jeanene L. Thomas, Spring Hill; a brother,

LaVerne, Edgerton; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Friends may call from noon to 9 p.m. today and 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home, where the family will receive friends from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday.

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