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Helen Ethel Purdy Bogatay
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Birth: Jul. 31, 1929
Crawford County
Kansas, USA
Death: Nov. 20, 2011
Crawford County
Kansas, USA

The Morning Sun

Posted Nov 21, 2011 @ 11:27 PM


FRANKLIN Helen E. Bogatay, 82, of Franklin, died at 11:42 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 20, 2011, at the Girard Medical Center at Girard, Kansas.

Mrs. Bogatay was born July 31, 1929, at Pittsburg, Kansas, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Claude Purdy. She lived in Pittsburg until she married Emil Bogatay on Feb. 19, 1949. They lived their whole married life in Franklin, Kansas, before Emil's untimely death in February 1979. She truly loved being a wife, a mother, a grandmother, and a great-grandmother. She is survived by two sons and their families. Helen was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, one son, sone grandson, three brothers and one sister.

Graveside servies will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2011, at the St. Mary's Cemetery at Pittsburg with Pastor Don Talent officiating. The family will receive friends from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Bedene Funeral Home in Arma. Friends may call 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday at the Bedene Chapel. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be sent to the Pittsburg, Kansas Humane Society, 487 E. 560th Avenue, Pittsburg, Kansas 66762-7237. Arrangements are under the direction of the Bedene Funeral Home, 517 E. Washington, Box 621, Arma, Kansas 66712.
Family links: 
  Claude Arthur Purdy (1880 - 1963)
  Ethel May Holland Purdy (1888 - 1946)
  Emil Fred Bogatay (1916 - 1979)*
  Edwin Archey Purdy (1908 - 1990)*
  Chester Leroy Purdy (1910 - 1967)*
  Helen Ethel Purdy Bogatay (1929 - 2011)
*Calculated relationship
Saint Marys Catholic Cemetery
Crawford County
Kansas, USA
Created by: Jack Chillcott
Record added: Nov 21, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80820634

- Kathy Stroope Veasey
 Added: Nov. 6, 2014

- Jack Chillcott
 Added: Nov. 21, 2011

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