Obituaries

Obituaries

Cleon A. Shore 1928 - 2007 Leavenworth

Tonganoxie - Funeral services for Cleon A. Shore, 79, Leavenworth, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Quisenberry Funeral Home in Tonganoxie. Burial will be in Hubbel Hill Cemetery in Tonganoxie.Mr. Shore died Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2007, at his home.He was born Feb. 11, 1928, in Hillsboro, Wis., the son of Amasa and Ivah Kopenhafer Shore.Mr. Shore worked for General Motors in Kansas City, Kan., for 30 years and retired in 1982. He was a member of Leavenworth First United Methodist Church and United Auto Workers Local 31 in Kansas City, Kan.He married Martha Schaefer on Oct. 15, 1955, in Kansas City, Kan. She survives, of the home.Other survivors include two sons, Carl, Surprise, Ariz., and Clifford, Edgerton, Mo.; a daughter, Carolyn McCaffree, Haysville; and three brothers, Orval, Danville, Ark., Charles, Burnett, Wis., and Paul, Milton, Wis.The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.The family suggests memorials to Leavenworth First United Methodist Church or Odyssey Hospice, sent in care of the funeral home, P.O. Box 993, Tonganoxie 66086.Online condolences may be sent at <a href="http://www.quisenberryfh.com">www.quisenberryfh.com</a>.