Obituaries

John W. Pope 1935 - 2011

Services for John W. Pope, 75, Leavenworth, will be 1 p.m. Friday, Jan. 21, at Quisenberry Funeral Home, Tonganoxie.
Burial will be in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens, Kansas City, Kan.
Mr. Pope died Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2011, at the University of Kansas Hospital, Kansas City, Kan.
He was born Oct. 25, 1935, in Eldon, Mo., the son of Wesley and Mattie (Workman) Pope. He served in the U.S. Navy and was a retired detective for the Kansas City, Kan., Police Department. On Sept. 1, 1957, he was united in marriage to Rose Soptic in Miami, Okla.
Survivors include his wife, Rose, of the home; three sons, Greg and Wesley, both of Tonganoxie, and Kevin, McLouth; two daughters, Pat Pearson, Tonganoxie, and Melody McEachron, Waco, Texas; two brothers, Charles, Kansas City, Kan., and Dennis, Lawrence; three sisters, Phyllis Olinger and Pauline Jones, both of Kansas City, Kan., and Olive McCracken, Basehor; nine grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.