Obit: Ileen Kranz
Ileen "Annie" Kranz, 83, Edwardsville, died on Saturday, March 13, 2004 at Saint Luke's Hospital in Kansas City, Mo. A memorial mass was held Tuesday, March 16 at the Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, Kansas City, Kan. Private family interment of ashes will take place at a later date in the Netawaka Cemetery in Netawaka, Kan. A gathering of friends and family took place Monday evening at the home.
Mrs. Kranz was born on Nov. 8, 1920. She was preceded in death by her sisters, Teresa Schultz and Vivian Cozad. Survivors include her husband, whom she married on March 25, 1940, William Kranz of the home; a daughter, Vicki Rose of Overland Park; a brother, George Clark of Topeka; two grandsons, Bill Rose and Carissa Treat of Gardner, and Aaron Rose and his fiancee, Carie Cothran of Overland Park; a great-granddaughter, Emma Tyler Cothran; and a very special niece, Maureen Armstrong of Plymouth, Mich., as well as many friends and family. Arrangements by Alden-Harrington Funeral Home.