Obituaries

Obituaries

John Lee Moreau 1937 - 2005

Graveside services for John Lee Moreau, 68, Lawrence, will be at noon at Mount Pleasant Cemetery in Altamont.Mr. Moreau died Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2005, at his home.He was born Feb. 6, 1937, in Prairie Grove, Ark., the son of Cleo and Nan Carter Moreau. He graduated from Enterprise Adventist Academy in Enterprise.Mr. Moreau worked as an electrical lineman for the Kansas University Maintenance Department. He also owned a restaurant and video store.He was a member of the Altamont Lodge 69 A.F. & A.M., and a 32nd degree Mason.He married JoAnn Slayden on Aug. 31, 1956, in Wellington. She survives, of the home.Other survivors include a daughter, Peggy Jensen, Portsmouth, Ohio; a sister, Janice Spruill, Chattanooga, Tenn.; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.A son, Steven L., died Dec. 2, 1995, and a son, Mark A., died Oct. 29, 1999.Friends may call from noon to 9 p.m. today at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home, where the family will receive them from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. today.The family suggests memorials to his granddaughter through Zena Keeton's Educational Fund, 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>.