Obituaries

Duane C. Krambeck 1936 - 2011

Edwardsville — Memorial services for Duane C. “Barney” Krambeck, 75, Edwardsville, will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, March 18, at Zion United Church of Christ, 2711 N. 72nd St., Kansas City, Kan. Friends and family are invited to share fellowship after the service at the church.
Mr. Krambeck died Monday, March 14, at Presbyterian Manor in Kansas City, Kan.
He was born Feb. 9, 1936, in Omaha, Neb., and had lived in the Edwardsville area since 2000. He had previously worked for many years as a heavy equipment operator for Vrana and Sons Construction out of Nebraska, retiring in 1980. He later enjoyed working on small engine repair.
A daughter, Lynn Eccles, died in 2005, and a son, Rocky Ardery, died in 1984.
Survivors include his wife of 42 years, Patricia J. Krambeck, of the home; five children, Mickey Ardery, Norfolk, Neb., Robin Williams, Lincoln, Neb., Melanie Drury, Kansas City, Kan., Terry Ardery, Modale, Iowa, and Sonny Krambeck, St. Croix, Minn.; a brother, Lauren Krambeck, Cabool, Mo., and a sister, Donna Bergman, Cook, Minn.; 11 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.
Alden-Harrington Funeral Home, Bonner Springs, handled arrangements.