Obituaries

Obituaries

Richard Carl Reasoner 1917 - 2006 Lawrence

Services for Richard Carl Reasoner, 88, Lawrence, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Potts Chapel in Cherryvale. Burial will follow in Hillcrest Cemetery in Galena.Mr. Reasoner died Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2006, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.He was born April 8, 1917, in Lowell, the son of Peter Issaac and Bessie Lathrop Reasoner. He grew up and attended school in Columbus, Kan. He lived in Columbus and Cherryvale before he moved to Lawrence.Mr. Reasoner retired as an electrician for IBEW.He married Waldene Estella Hubbard on April 23, 1939, in Girard. She survives, of Lawrence.Other survivors include two sons, Richard L., Fredonia, and Kenny R., Lawrence; a daughter, Dixie Tucker, Sapulpa, Okla.; 12 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.