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Obituaries

Obituaries

Kathleen L. Zimmerman 1928 - 2008

Graveside inurnment services for Kathleen L. Zimmerman, 80, Lawrence, will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Eudora Cemetery in Eudora. Ms. Zimmerman died Saturday, May 31, 2008, at Pioneer Ridge Retirement Community.She was born Feb. 2, 1928, in Lawrence, the daughter of Floyd A. and Viola Neis Broers.Ms. Zimmerman graduated from Kansas University with a bachelor's degree in Spanish. She was a founding member of the KU Rifle Team. She was the former co-owner of Zimmerman Steel in Lawrence. Ms. Zimmerman was a member of Trinity Episcopal Church in Lawrence. She was a former licensed pilot and current member of the Kansas City chapter of the Ninety-Nines, a women's flying club. She was also a member of the Beta Sigma Phi sorority and the Red Hat Society.Survivors include a daughter, Nancy Zimmerman, Wichita; and a son, Kim Lee Zimmerman, Lenexa.The family suggests memorials to the American Cancer Society-Hope Lodge in Kansas City, Mo., sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence.Online condolences may be sent at <a href="http://www.warrenmcelwain.com">www.warrenmcelwain.com</a>, subject: Zimmerman.