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Obituaries

Obituaries

Loretta Komma 1941 - 2009 Lawrence

A Memorial Mass for Loretta Komma, 68, Lawrence, will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Corpus Christi Catholic Church. Inurnment will follow in Mount Calvary Cemetery.
Mrs. Komma died Thursday, April 23, 2009, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.
She was born March 8, 1941, in Lawrence, the daughter of Herman and Helen Considine Stiglmire. She graduated as valedictorian of Tonganoxie High School in 1959.
Mrs. Komma worked at Travelers Insurance Group, Fort Leavenworth military college and the ROTC program at Kansas University.
She was a life member of Beta Sigma Phi sorority and belonged to the monthly bridge club. She volunteered at Corpus Christi Church for 22 years. She enjoyed fishing, homemaking and KU sports.
She married Leroy Komma on July 20, 1963. He survives, of the home.
Other survivors include a son, Darin Komma and wife Annette, Topeka.
She was preceded in death by her parents and two siblings.
A rosary will be recited at 4 p.m. Sunday at the church, where the family will meet friends after the rosary until 6 p.m.
The family suggests memorials to the church, sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary.
Online condolences may be sent at warrenmcelwain .com, subject: Komma.