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Obituaries

Obituaries

Margaret Erna Athon 1922 - 2007 Overbrook

Overbrook - Funeral services for Margaret Erna Athon, 85, Overbrook, will be at 2 p.m. Friday at United Methodist Church in Overbrook.Mrs. Athon died Tuesday, June 5, 2007.She was born Jan. 25, 1922, near Vassar, the daughter of Joseph and Erna Margaret Schmidt Trendel.Mrs. Athon was a member of the United Methodist Church in Overbrook.Survivors include two sons, Albert Michael Athon, Tonganoxie, and Thomas Joseph Athon, Overbrook; three daughters, Saundra Athon Norton, Clarksville, Ind., Deborah Lee Greenfield, Overbrook, and Kelly Marie Mabon, Topeka; three brothers, Edward Trendel, Pomona, Dean Trendel, Ottawa, and Robert Trendel, Burlington; a sister, Esther Buell, Overland Park; nine grandchildren; and 22 great-grandchildren.She was preceded in death by her husband, John "Jack" Athon; two grandchildren, Dean Joseph Athon and Katie Lynn Athon Reiter; and a great-granddaughter, Cambryn Christine Greenfield.Friends may call after 11 a.m. Friday at the church, where the family will receive them from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Friday before the services.The family suggests memorials to the Overbrook Library or Midland Hospice, sent in care of Greenwood-Roberts Funeral Home, P.O. Box 268, Overbrook 66524.