Obituaries

Obituaries

Michael Paul Ahrens 1956 - 2005 Eudora

Services for Michael Paul Ahrens, 49, Eudora, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at First Southern Baptist Church in Eudora. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery in Lawrence.Mr. Ahrens died Tuesday, July 26, 2005, at his home.He was born Feb. 17, 1956, in Grinnell, Iowa, the son of Paul R. and Juanita Anderson Ahrens. He graduated from United Electronics Institute in Des Moines, Iowa.Mr. Ahrens worked as an electronics technician for Diebold Inc. for 25 years and was a member of First Southern Baptist Church.He married Julie Brubeck on May 5, 1979, in Lawrence. They divorced.Survivors include his parents, Grinnell, Iowa; a son, Justin M., Lawrence; a daughter, Andrea Ahrens, Manhattan; and a sister, Barbara Bunkers, Spokane, Wash.Friends may call from noon to 8 p.m. Friday at Warren-McElwain Mortuary Eudora Chapel, where the family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday.The family suggests memorials to the church, sent in care of the mortuary, 1003 John L. Williams Drive, Eudora 66025.Online condolences may be sent to <a href="mailto:info@warrenmcelwain.com">info@warrenmcelwain.com</a>, subject: Ahrens.