Obituaries

Obituaries

Barbara Susan Brecheisen 1937 - 2011 Wellsville

Funeral services for Barbara Susan Brecheisen, 73, Wellsville, will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Clearfield Church, south of Eudora.
Mrs. Brecheisen died Friday, Feb. 4, 2011, in Wellsville. She had cancer.
She was born May 7, 1937, in Lawrence, the daughter of William A. and Marie Hunter. She graduated from Baldwin High School in 1955.
Mrs. Brecheisen was a homemaker. She owned race horses and assisted her husband in the management of Brecheisen Racing Stables. Earlier in life, she enjoyed singing at events with choirs and was a member of EHU.
She taught Sunday school at Clearfield Church for many years.
She married Dale Lee Brecheisen on May 6, 1955, in Lawrence; then they settled in the Baldwin City area. He survives.
Other survivors include two sons, Dale Lynn and wife Kim, Van Wert, Iowa, and Jeff and wife Sally, Baldwin City; a daughter, Dianna, Berryton; four sisters, Atha Jones and Muriel Maness, both of Lawrence, Lila Maloney, Gladstone, Mo., and Shirley Johnson, Baldwin City; six grandchildren, Jason and Jamie Olmstead, Lucas and Katie Brecheisen, and Sommer and Jesse Brecheisen; and two great-grandchildren, Kadyn and Ryder Olmstead.
A lunch reception will follow services at the church on Wednesday.
Wilson’s Funeral Home in Wellsville is assisting the family.