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Obituaries

Obituaries

Fred Behymer 1934 - 2010 Lawrence

A memorial visitation for Fred Behymer, 75, Lawrence, will be from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home.
Mr. Behymer died Friday, Jan. 15, 2010, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.
He was born Dec. 18, 1934, in Julesburg, Colo., the son of Otto and Mildred Daum Behymer. He moved to the Lawrence area in 1955.
Mr. Behymer worked in the local construction trades, and retired from the Kansas University Housing Department in 1996.
He married Doris Tingle in 1956. They divorced in 1983. He married Sandy Hayes in 1996. She survives, of the home.
Other survivors include four children, Cheryl Bryant, Lawrence, and Donna Bartkoski, Mark and Fred L., all of Tonganoxie; 17 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his sister, Lois Greer.
The family suggests memorials to the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital or the Salvation Army, in care of the funeral home, 601 Ind., Lawrence, KS 66044.
Online condolences may be sent at rumsey-yost.com.