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Eleanor June Myers Brockway
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Birth: Jul. 13, 1954
Baxter Springs
Cherokee County
Kansas, USA
Death: Dec. 26, 2000
Franklin County
Kansas, USA

Eleanor June Myers Brockway
13 July 1954 - 26 December 2000

OTTAWA -- Eleanor June (Myers) Brockway, 46, of Ottawa, died Tuesday, Dec. 26, 2000, at Ransom Memorial Hospital, Ottawa.

She was born July 13, 1954, at Baxter Springs, to Robert L. (Bocky) and Eleanor J. (Wagner) Myers.

She moved to Ottawa from Baxter Springs in 1975.

She graduated from Baxter Springs High School with the class of 1972. She graduated magna cum laude from Pittsburg State University in 1975, with a bachelor of arts degree in education and language.

On July 26, 1981, she married John M. Brockway at Ottawa. He survives at the home.

Mrs. Brockway was a homemaker. She also taught French at Ottawa High School full time from 1975 through 1982. She had been a substitute teacher for Ottawa High School, Ottawa Middle School and Sacred Heart Catholic School, and was currently employed as a permanent substitute teacher at Ottawa Middle School. She also worked as bookkeeper at Brockway Chiropractic.

She was a member of Westminster Presbyterian Church of Ottawa, the church choir and the church hand bell choir. She taught Sunday school and vacation Bible school, and helped with the church youth club.

Additional survivors include her parents of Baxter Springs; two sons, Daniel G. Brockway and David G. Brockway, both of the home; a daughter, Deborah G. Brockway of the home; a brother, Michael Myers of Baxter Springs; seven sisters, Wyonna Gray of Kansas City, Kan., Theresa McLean of McCune, Roberta Myers of Keizer, Ore., Tracy Qualls of Baxter Springs, Marilyn Taber of Baxter Springs, Joy Crockett of Baxter Springs and Margaret Morrison of Lander, Wyo.; and her mother-in-law.

Memorial services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Ottawa University Chapel, with the Rev. Kent Mathews officiating.

Mrs. Brockway has been cremated.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. Friday at Dengel and Son Mortuary, Ottawa, which is handling all arrangements.

Morning Sun, The (Pittsburg, KS)
Published: December 28, 2000

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  Robert L Myers (1928 - 2001)
Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
Created by: Orlena
Record added: Feb 21, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 105625705


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