Obituaries

Obituaries

Edna Jane Kesinger 1918 - 2006 Tonganoxie

Services for Edna Jane Kesinger, 87, Lansing, will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Tonganoxie Friends Church. Burial will be in Hubbel Hill Cemetery in Tonganoxie.Mrs. Kesinger died Monday, Feb. 13, 2006, at Midwest Home Place in Leavenworth.She was born May 9, 1918, in Fort Collins, Colo., the daughter of John E. and Fannie Mae Godfrey Holladay.Mrs. Kesinger was a homemaker and worked for the Lansing school district.She married Vernon J. Kesinger on March 13, 1938, in Topeka. He died in 1997.A son, Vernon Junior Kesinger, also died earlier.Survivors include two sons, Edward L. Kesinger, Tonganoxie, and Freddie R. Kesinger, Lansing; three daughters, LaVerna Jane Harper, St. Joseph, Ill., LaVera Mae Aufdemberge, Leavenworth, and Brenda L. Wetzel, Leavenworth; two brothers, John Edward Holladay and Leonard Ray Holladay, both of Lawrence; 11 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.The family will greet friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday at Quisenberry Funeral Home in Tonganoxie.The family suggests memorials to Tonganoxie Friends Church or the American Diabetes Assn., sent in care of the funeral home, P.O. Box 933, Tonganoxie 66086.Online condolences may be sent at <a href="http://www.quisenberryfh.com">www.quisenberryfh.com</a>.