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Obituaries

Obituaries

Joanne Jones Vogt 1935 - 2011 Lawrence

Funeral services for Joanne Jones Vogt, 75, Lawrence, will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence. Private inurnment will be at a later date at Memorial Park Cemetery Columbarium in Lawrence.
Ms. Vogt died Wednesday, March 9, 2011, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.
She was born May 22, 1935, in Lawrence, the daughter of Dr. H. Penfield and Frances Foulkes Jones. She grew up in Lawrence, graduated from Lawrence High School and attended one year at Kansas University.
Ms. Vogt worked as a receptionist for the medical practice of Jones, Manahan & Reese for 27 years. She was a member of the V.F.W. Auxiliary and was an avid bowler and a member of several bowling leagues.
She married Modena “Moe” Vogt on Aug. 4, 1997, in Lawrence. He survives of the Eudora Medicalodges.
Other survivors include a daughter, Renee Goolsby, Gardner; two sons, Billy Joe Biberstein Jr. and wife Mona Lisa, Corpus Christi, Texas, and George Penfield Biberstein and wife Jean, Avon Park, Fla.; a sister, Barbara McCrary, Lawrence; eight grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
The family suggests memorials to the LMH Endowment Association for the Penny Jones Memorial Golf Tournament or to the Lawrence Humane Society, sent in care of the mortuary, 120 W. 13th St., Lawrence, KS 66044.
Online condolences may be sent at warrenmcelwain.com.