Obituaries

Boyd E. White 1940 - 2011 Leavenworth

Services for Boyd E. White, 70, Leavenworth, will be 11 a.m. Thursday, July 14, at Alden-Harrington Funeral Home, Bonner Springs. Burial of cremains will be at a later date at Big Creek Cemetery in Gridley.
Mr. White died Sunday, July 10, 2011.
He was born Sept. 18, 1940, in Emporia.
Mr. White was a U.S. Navy veteran, serving on the USS Coral Sea. He was a supervisor in the gift-wrap department at Hallmark Cards Inc. in Leavenworth. After leaving Hallmark in 1986, he purchased Connell True Value Hardware in Cameron, Mo. He worked many years in the printing industry and at the end of his long and successful career he was a sales manager at Inx in Edwardsville.
Survivors include his wife of 48 years, Judy White, of the home; two children, Lori (Larry) Van Fleet, Bonner Springs, and Boyd C. (Becky) White, Olathe; two sisters, Joyce Hanes, Leroy, and Kay Baldwin, Emporia; and five grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday, July 14, prior to the service at the funeral home.
The family suggests memorials to the American Cancer Society, sent in care of the funeral home, 214 Oak St., Bonner Springs, KS 66012.