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Obituaries

Obituaries

Minnie Marie Stumbaugh-Cooke Farmer 1916 - 2005 Sabetha

Services for Minnie Marie Stumbaugh-Cooke Farmer, 89, Sabetha, will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Sabetha Manor. Private burial will be in Hubbel Hill Cemetery in Tonganoxie.Mrs. Farmer died Sunday, Oct. 30, 2005, at Sabetha Manor.She was born Jan. 2, 1916, in Greyhorse, Okla., the daughter of Andrew and Clara Darnell Stumbaugh. She graduated from McLouth High School in 1934. She was a resident of Tonganoxie and moved to Sabetha in 1975.She married George E. Cooke on Aug. 5, 1937, in Oskaloosa. He died Dec. 21, 1965. She later married Mason Farmer. He also died earlier.A son, Richard R. Cooke, died July 27, 1966.Survivors include a son, Gary Cooke, Sabetha; a daughter, Barbara Boston, Cave Creek, Ariz.; two grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.Quisenberry Funeral Home in Tonganoxie is in charge of arrangements.