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Obituaries

Obituaries

Wayne S. Meisenheimer 1938 - 2010 Lawrence

Funeral services for Wayne S. Meisenheimer, 72, Lawrence, will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Clinton Parkway Assembly of God Church, with the Rev. Rick Burwick officiating. Cremation is planned following the services.
Mr. Meisenheimer died Friday, Dec. 24, 2010, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.
He was born April 29, 1938, in Truesdale, the son of David Daniel II and Lorena Johnson Meisenheimer. He graduated from high school in Haviland, and later attended Kansas Barbering School in Wichita.
He served in the United States Navy during the Vietnam War.
Mr. Meisenheimer managed Hillcrest Barber Specialists from 1965 to 1976, and became owner in 1976, changing the name to Hillcrest Styling Center. He was a longtime member of Clinton Parkway Assembly of God and of the Lawrence Men’s Bowling Association, where he sponsored and participated on many teams.
He enjoyed boating and water-skiing. He also enjoyed camping and taking trips to Branson in his motor home, and spending time with his children, grandchildren, and his dogs.
He married Shirley Ann Smith on Oct. 19, 1959, in Haviland. She survives of the home.
Other survivors include a son, Mike and wife Wendi, Baldwin City; a daughter, Tracy Meisenheimer, Lawrence; a sister, Lenora Goetz, Hays; five grandchildren, Grant, Scott, Samantha, Gaby, and Ian Meisenheimer; and a great-grandson, Brycen.
Friends may call from noon to 8 p.m. Monday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. The family will receive friends following the service at the church.
The family suggests memorial contributions to the American Heart Association or to the Lawrence Humane Society, sent in care of the funeral home, 601 Ind., Lawrence, KS 66044.
Online condolences may be sent at rumsey-yost.com.