Obituaries

Rose E. Balao 1926 - 2011 McLouth

Funeral services for Rose E. Balao, 85, McLouth, will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 16 at Quisenberry
Funeral Home, Tonganoxie.
The family will receive friends one hour before the service at the funeral home. Burial will follow in McLouth Cemetery.
Mrs. Balao passed away at Indian Creek Nursing Center,
Overland Park, on Tuesday, July 12, 2011.
She was born April 3, 1926 in McLouth, the daughter of Cornelius and Hazel (Garrett) Van Druff. She worked in the business office at the University of Kansas Medical Center and was a member of the Jefferson County and Kansas State Historical Societies.
Survivors include her daughter, Frances Borin, Mission Hills; two sisters, Clarice Dick, Perry, and Vera Annis, Phoenix, Ariz.; and three grandchildren.