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Obituaries

Obituaries

Nettie Irene Walker Blosser 1924 - 2008 Lawrence

Services for Nettie Irene Walker Blosser, 84, Lawrence, will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. Burial will be at 2:30 p.m. Monday in Lathrop Cemetery in Lathrop, Mo.Mrs. Blosser died Tuesday, July 1, 2008, at Brandon Woods Retirement Community.She was born June 9, 1924, in Lathrop, Mo., the daughter of Paul Jackson and Rosa Jane Walker. She attended school in Lathrop.Mrs. Blosser was a member of Cornerstone Baptist Church in Lawrence and taught Sunday school classes. She later became a chauffeur for many of her girlfriends, with whom she enjoyed getting together for lunches.She married Roy Ellis Blosser on Nov. 13, 1945, in Troy.Survivors include three daughters, Carol Cook and husband Gary, Andover, Kay Burggraf and husband Lonnie, Lawrence, and Wilma McKinney and husband Frank, Lenexa; a son, Ed Blosser and wife Valerie, Gower, Mo.; seven grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; two stepgreat-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild.Friends may call from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home, where the family will receive them from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Monday before the services.The family suggests memorials to the American Cancer Society or a charity of the donor's choice, sent in care of the funeral home.Online condolences may be sent at <a href="http;//www.rumsey-yost.com">www.rumsey-yost.com</a>.