Valerie R. Chronister

Graveside services for Valerie R. Chronister, 44, Lawrence, will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Hodges Cemetery in Cuba, Mo.
Miss Chronister died Tuesday, March 3, 2009, at her home.
She was born Jan. 16, 1965, in St. Louis, the daughter of John Sr. and Marilyn Becker Chronister.
Miss Chronister moved to Lawrence in 1993 and worked for Kansas University until her death.
Survivors include three sons, Richard Smith, Paul Grimes Jr. and Jason Hoecker, all of Lawrence; a daughter, Valerie Finney, Lawrence; a brother, John Chronister, Lawrence; a sister, Kim Canter, North Carolina; and eight grandchildren.
Friends may call from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. today at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home, where the family will receive friends from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. today.
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