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Obituaries

Obituaries

Donna L. Sumner 1934 - 2009 Carbondale

Berryton — Graveside services for Donna I. Sumner, 74, Carbondale, will be 1 p.m. Monday at Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Berryton.Mrs. Sumner died Thursday, Jan. 15, 2009.She was born March 15, 1934, the daughter of H.L. and Helen Humphrey.She spent most of her life as homemaker. She was a member of the Eastern Star and the Big Springs United Methodist Church.Survivors include her children, Edward “Ed” Hoffman and wife Barb, Edna Anderson, Kitty Boydston and husband Paul, Lin Sorrels and wife Mandy, Doug Sumner of Big Springs, Christina Hill and husband Jim, and T.J. Dial; 13 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.She was preceded in death by two sons, Tony Sorrels and Eugene Hoffman; and three husbands, Everett “Gene” Hoffman, Lester “Whitey” Sorrels and Eugene “Gene” Sumner.Friends may call from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday at Kevin Brennan Family Funeral Home in Topeka.The family suggests memorials to Children’s Mercy Hospital, Heart Ward, sent in care of the funeral home, 2801 SW Urish Road, Topeka, KS 66614.Online condolences may be sent at www.kevinbrennanfamily.com.