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Obituaries

Obituaries

Frank Edward Sandelius 1929 - 2008

Graveside services for Frank Edward Sandelius, 78, Lawrence, will be at a later date in Memorial Park Cemetery.Mr. Sandelius died Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2008, at his home.He was born Dec. 4, 1929, in Kansas City, Mo., the son of Walter Edward and Viola Irene Oberg Sandelius. He grew up in Lawrence, where he lived most of his life.Mr. Sandelius served in the U.S. Army during the Korean war on active duty in Germany.Survivors include a niece, Alynn Jackson, Overland Park; and four nephews, Dewey Verhage, Orangevale, Calif., Phil and Kent Verhage, both of Chicago, and Alan Verhage, Fairfax, Va.He was preceded in death by two sisters, Irene Sandelius Verhage and Carol Sandelius; and his cocker spaniel, Simon.The family suggests memorials to the Lawrence Humane Society, sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary.Online condolences may be sent at <a href="http://warrenmcelwain.com/">warrenmcelwain.com</a>, subject: Sandelius.