Obituaries

Obituaries

Gertrude H. Kievlan 1926 - 2006 Lawrence

Mass of Christian Burial for Gertrude H. Kievlan, 80, Lawrence, will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Shawnee.Mrs. Kievlan died Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2006, at her home.She was born Jan. 3, 1926, in Creston, Iowa, the daughter of George and Helene Porsch Vogel.She was married to Harold F. Kievlan, who died earlier.Survivors include six daughters, Susan Witteman, Barbara Fowler, Elizabeth Sheperd, Cathy Poss, Patti Keeley and Peggy Gayler; a son, Tom Kievlan; and 15 grandchildren.Friends may call from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at the Amos Family Chapel of Shawnee, where a rosary will be said at 6 p.m.The family suggests memorials to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society's Mid America Chapter, 5442 Martway St., Shawnee Mission 66205. Online condolences may be sent at <a href="http://www.amosfamily.com">www.amosfamily.com</a>.