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Obituaries

Obituaries

Agnes Marion Herschell Peer 1914 - 2009 Lawrence

Graveside services for Agnes Marion Herschell Peer, 94, Lawrence, will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Clinton Cemetery.
Mrs. Peer died Thursday, April 23, 2009, at Lawrence Presbyterian Manor.
She was born Aug. 15, 1914, in Clinton, the daughter of William Harvey and Iva O. Stanwix Barton.
Mrs. Peer was a member of the Clinton Presbyterian Church.
She married Harold C. Herschell on Oct. 16, 1929, in Holton. He died May 24, 1985. She married Marion “Boots” Peer on May 13, 1988. He died Dec. 18, 1999.
She was also preceded in death by a son, Bill Herschell, in 1968, and a great-granddaughter.
Survivors include two daughters, Mary Ann Chamberlin and husband Bob, and Joyce Davis and husband Dick; three stepdaughters, Roberta Bohen, Marie Norstedt and Kathy Peat; 11 grandchildren; 36 great-grandchildren; and 16 great-great-grandchildren.
Friends may call from noon to 8 p.m. Monday at the Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home, where the family will receive them from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.
The family suggests memorials to the Clinton Presbyterian Church, sent in care of the funeral home.
Online condolences may be sent at rumsey-yost.com.