|Birth: ||Mar. 25, 1943|
|Death: ||Mar. 5, 2001|
Dau. of Ernest Campbell Moorhouse, Jr. and Mariella Lucille Wittmeyer. Wife of Donald Gene Blanka.
WAMEGO - Kathleen Ann Blanka, 57, Wamego, died Monday, March 5, 2001, at a Topeka hospital.
Mrs. Blanka taught in the Admire school district for four years, and in Springfield, MO,for a year. Mrs. Blanka was a substitute teacher for several years in Pottawatomie County in the mid-1990's. She and her family haved owned and operated Dry Clean City, Inc. in Manhattan since June 1999.
She was born March 25, 1943, in Wichita, the daughter of Ernest Campbell and M. Lucille Wittmeyer Moorhouse. She attended Wichita schools, graduating from Wichita North High School. She earned a master's degree in elementary education from Emporia State University. Mrs. Blanka was a member of the International Fabric Care Association and the Manhattan Chamber of Commerce. She was also a past member of Kansas and Missouri state teachers associations and American Baptist Church of Emporia
She married Donald Gene Blanka on Aug. 8, 1964, in Kansas city, MO. He survives. Other survivors include two sons, Trace Blanka, San Francisco, CA, and Scott Blanka, Wamego; her mother, Lucille Moorhouse, Sun City, AZ, and two brothers, Steve Moorhouse and Robert Moorhouse, both of Phoenix.
Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Stewart Funeral Home in Wamego. Burial will be in Westmoreland City Cemetery....
Plot: Addition 1, Lot 263
Created by: GLENDA EISENHOUR
Record added: Nov 22, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80842359
Wichita High School North, Class of 1961.|
Added: Jan. 31, 2013