Archive for Sunday, March 16, 2003

Bernard Francis Uhlrich

March 16, 2003


— Services for Bernard Francis Uhlrich, 86, Tonganoxie, will be at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday at United Methodist Church, Tonganoxie. Burial will be in Hubbel Hill Cemetery, Tonganoxie.

Mr. Uhlrich died Friday, March 14, 2003, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.

He was born Feb. 28, 1917, in Springdale, the son of Frank J. and Lena (Boillet) Uhlrich.

Mr. Uhlrich was the owner of Uhlrich Oil Co., Tonganoxie, for 27 years. He was a member of the Sertoma International Club and the church.

He married Bonnie Black on June 27, 1941, in Jefferson County. They had been residents of Presbyterian Manor in Lawrence since January 2000. She survives of the home.

Survivors include a son, James, Edwardsville; a daughter, Cheryl Packard, Lawrence; a sister, Sister Ellenita Uhlrich, Leavenworth, and three grandchildren.

A son, Francis, and a grandson died earlier.

The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday at Quisenberry Funeral Home, Tonganoxie. The family suggests memorials to the church.

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