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Obituaries

Obituaries

Walter G. Kampschroeder Jr. 1934 - 2005

Services for Walter G. Kampschroeder Jr., 71, Lawrence, will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home in Lawrence. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery in Lawrence.Mr. Kampschroeder died Monday, Aug. 1, 2005, at his home.He was born March 14, 1934, in Lawrence, the son of Walter and Alda Hoover Kampschroeder. He grew up east of Clinton and graduated from Liberty Memorial High School in 1952. Mr. Kampschroeder served in the U.S. Army from 1957 to 1959. He worked for the city of Lawrence and later worked for Goodyear Tire & Rubber in Topeka. He was a member of Clinton Presbyterian Church.He married Helen Betz on July 4, 1959. She survives, of the home.Other survivors include two sons, Karlin, Lawrence, and Daryl, Overland Park; a sister, Jeanene Thomas, Spring Hill; and two granddaughters.Friends may call from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday and from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday at the funeral home before the services.The family suggests memorials to Hospice Care in Douglas County, Douglas County Visiting Nurses Assn., or the church, sent in care of the funeral home.Online condolences may be sent at <a href="http://www.rumsey-yost.com">www.rumsey-yost.com</a>.