Obituaries

Virgil "Bud" L. Hepner 1923 - 2011 Bonner Springs

Services for Virgil “Bud” L. Hepner, 88, Bonner Springs, will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, June 28, at Alden-Harrington Funeral Home, Bonner Springs. Burial will be in Bonner Springs Cemetery.
Mr. Hepner died Thursday June 23, 2011, at Shawnee Mission Medical Center in Merriam.
He was born on May 12, 1923, in Salina and moved to the Bonner Springs area in 1957.
Mr. Hepner was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II. He had worked for many years as a truck driver, retiring in 1983 from Schwerman Trucking in Bonner Springs. He was a member of Risen Savior Lutheran Church in Basehor.
Survivors include his wife of 65 years, Lil Hepner, of the home; three children Ron Hepner, Stilwell, Janice Meyer, Fort Collins, Colo., and Susan Klamm, Basehor; two sisters, Jean Ann Beard, Salina, and Betty Lloyd, Lawrence; five grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
Friends may call at the visitation from 10 to 11a.m. Tuesday, June 28, at the funeral home.
The family suggests memorials to the Risen Savior Lutheran Church Building Fund, 14700 Leavenworth Rd., Basehor, KS 66007.