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Obituaries

Obituaries

Louis Albert Pfeifer 1924 - 2006 Lawrence

Services for Louis Albert Pfeifer, 82, Lawrence, will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church. Inurnment will be later in Louisburg Cemetery.Mr. Pfeifer died Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2006, at Brandon Woods Retirement Community.He was born March 24, 1924, in Hays, the son of Alex and Teresa Pfeifer.Mr. Pfeifer served in the U.S. Army during World War II and previously owned Pfeifer's Drive-in Restaurant, Pleasanton. He was a member of St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, Lawrence, and Veterans of Foreign Wars, Hays.He married Gilberta Reed on Jan. 2, 1947, in Kansas City, Mo. She died April 30, 1995.Survivors include two daughters, Ann Evans, Orlando, Fla., and Joyce Pfeifer Goetsch, Huntsville, Ala.; two sons, John, Lawrence, and Jim, Gladstone, Mo.; one brother, Marcel, Hays; and 15 grandchildren.A son and two grandchildren died earlier.The family will receive friends from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday at Warren-McElwain Mortuary, where a rosary will be said at 7 p.m.The family suggests memorials to the American Cancer Society or St. John's School Library, sent in care of the mortuary.