Obituaries

Obituaries

Mary Lea Johanning 1980 - 2007 Overland Park

Atchison - Funeral services for Mary Lea Johanning, 27, Overland Park, will be at 3 p.m. Sunday at First Presbyterian Church in Atchison with the Rev. John Watson officiating. Burial will follow in Mount Vernon Cemetery in Atchison.Miss Johanning died Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2007, at Kansas University Medical Center in Kansas City, Kan.She was born Sept. 24, 1980, in Lawrence, the daughter of Marlin and Mary Staib Johanning. She graduated from Atchison High School in 1999. She received a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology and a Specialist Degree in education from Kansas University. She was a former resident of Atchison.Miss Johanning worked as a school psychologist for the Olathe school district. She was a member of First Presbyterian Church in Atchison, Delta Gamma sorority, the National Education Association, the Kansas and National Associations of School Psychologists, Mortar Board of Kansas University and Big Brothers Big Sisters of Kansas City.Survivors include her parents, Atchison; two brothers, Dr. Chad Johanning and fiancee Meredith Seitz, and Chris Johanning, both of Atchison; and a sister, Lilli Johanning, Overland Park.The family will receive friends from 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. today at Becker-Dyer-Stanton Funeral Home.The family suggests memorials to the Kidney Cancer Association for Research, sent in care of the funeral home, 800 Kansas Ave., Atchison 66002.Online condolences may be sent at <a href="http://www.beckerdyer.com">www.beckerdyer.com</a>.