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Obituaries

Obituaries

Nancy May Kasberger 1927 - 2011 Baldwin City

Graveside services for Nancy May Kasberger, 84, Baldwin City, formerly of Lawrence, will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Holy Family Catholic Cemetery in Eudora.
Mrs. Kasberger died Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2011, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.
She was born March 5, 1927, in Lawrence, the daughter of Patrick Henry and Nellie Gulley McAlearney. After her mother’s death and father’s illness, she was raised along with her sister and three brothers by two aunts, Nancy and Kate McAlearney.
She graduated from Liberty Memorial High School in Lawrence. She was a lifelong resident of Lawrence.
She was an administrative assistant for Phoenix-London Group Insurance, Lawrence Paper Company, the chancellor’s office at Kansas University and Hercules. Most recently before she retired she worked at Farmland.
She was a member of Corpus Christi Catholic Church.
She married John C. Kasberger on Aug. 10, 1984. He preceded her in death Sept. 7, 2008.
She was also preceded in death by three brothers, Patrick H. McAlearney, Jr., Douglas D. McAlearney, and John D. McAlearney.
Survivors include one daughter, Merrill Romig and husband Ray, Baldwin City; one grandson, John Raymond Petersen; one sister, Nellie Sanchez, San Diego; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
A parish rosary for family and friends will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday at Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence. The family will greet friends following the rosary until 8:30 p.m.
The family suggests memorials to Cottonwood Inc., sent in care of the mortuary, 120 W. 13th St., Lawrence, KS 66044.
Online condolences may be sent to warrenmcelwain.com.