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JoAnna Schenck Byers
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Birth: Apr. 9, 1925
Death: Jan. 9, 2013

Memorial services for JoAnna Byers, 87, Lawrence, Kan., will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 16, at the Warren- McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence. Burial at Oak Hill Cemetery in Lawrence. She died Wednesday, January 9, 2013. JoAnna was born April 9, 1925, in Red Cloud, Neb., the daughter of William and Gertrude (Wolfe) Schenck. She was the Executive Director of the American Red Cross-Douglas County Chapter in Lawrence for over 40 years. Survivors include two sons, Timothy Byers, Ozawkie, Kan., and Bill Byers and wife Brenda, Gladstone, Mo.; five grandchildren, Timothy Byers, Tamantha Hockenbury, Benjamin Leuty, Patrick Laffon, Cathlyn Byers; five great grandchildren; and one brother, William Schenck, Crown Point, Ind. The family will greet friends following the service Wednesday at the Mortuary. The family suggests memorials in her name to the American Red Cross- Douglas County Chapter and may be sent in care of the mortuary. Online condolences may be sent to

Published in Kansas City Star on January 12, 2013
Oak Hill Cemetery
Douglas County
Kansas, USA
Created by: Silver Spark
Record added: Jan 12, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 103440847
JoAnna <i>Schenck</i> Byers
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 Added: Jan. 12, 2013

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