Obituaries

Obituaries

Josephine E. "Jo" Gfeller 1917 - 2008 Lawrence

Memorial services for Josephine E. "Jo" Gfeller, 90, Lawrence, will be at 1 p.m. Sunday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home.Mrs. Gfeller died Sunday, May 4, 2008, at Midland Hospice House in Topeka.She was born July 31, 1917, in Junction City, the daughter of Albert and Elizabeth Strauss Taylor.Mrs. Gfeller was an antiques dealer. She and her husband owned and operated Harold and Jo's Antiques in North Lawrence for more than 25 years. She enjoyed growing and showing flowers and won more than 100 blue ribbons in shows across the state.She and Harold Meyer enjoyed more than 50 years together. He preceded her in death. Mrs. Gfeller was also preceded in death by a son, Rex.Survivors include two sons, Art and Gene, both of Lawrence; a sister, Geraldine Mills and husband Marvin, Chapman; and one grandson, Randy Gfeller.The family suggests memorial contributions to Midland Hospice House, in care of the funeral home.Online condolences may be sent at <a href="http://www.rumsey-yost.com">www.rumsey-yost.com</a>.