Obituaries

Matt A. Theno Jr. 1924 - 2011 Bonner Springs

Services for Matt A. Theno Jr. “Bud”, 86, Bonner Springs, will be 10 a.m. Friday, April 1, at the Alden-Harrington Fuenral Home, 214 Oak St., in Bonner Springs.
Mr. Theno died Sunday, March 27, 2011, at Tonganoxie Nursing Center. He was born Dec. 30, 1924, in Kansas City, Kan., and had been a lifelong Leavenworth Co. Dairy Farmer.
He was milking up into his late 70s when his health forced him to retire. Mr. Theno was a charter member of Walnut Grove Bible Church and served as Chairmen of the board of Deacons and Elders. He was treasurer of the Dafer School Board, where he had attended as a child and also meet his childhood sweetheart and wife to be in the 5th grade.
He was preceded in death by one son Michael Theno in 1948. And is survived by his wife of 64 years, Frances Theno, of the home; four sons, Mathias “Buddy” Theno of Linwood, Martin (Helen) Theno, Thomas (Deborah) Theno, and Jeffrey Theno, all of Bonner Springs; one sister, Mary Johnson, Bonner Springs; one brother, William Theno, Tonganoxie; nine grandchildren; and five great- grandchildren.
Family will receive friends at the visitation from 6-8 p.m., Thursday at the funeral home. The family suggests memorial contributions to the Walnut Grove Bible Church.