Obituaries

Clara Marie Mize

Bonner Springs — Services for Clara Marie Mize, 88, Bonner Springs, were Saturday, Aug. 20, at First Christian Church, Bonner Springs. Burial was at Bonner Springs Cemetery.
Mrs. Mize died Monday, Aug. 15, 2011, surrounded by family at Golden Living Parkway Nursing Home, Edwardsville.
She was born in Fresno, Calif., and moved to Missouri. Shortly after marriage, she relocated to Bonner Springs. During World War II, Mrs. Mize worked at a bomber plant assembling radios.
She was a member of First Christian Church and CWF.
Her husband, Thomas F. Mize, preceded her in death as did a daughter, Marie F. Schrader, and two grandsons.
Survivors include three daughters, Darline Chambers (Tom), Kansas City, Kan, Gloria Smith, Bonner Springs, and JoAnn LeTourneau (Tom), Lenexa; a brother, Riley Brown, Claycomo, Mo.; nine grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.
The family suggests memorials to Kansas City Hospice, 10100 W 87th St., Suite 100, Overland Park, KS 66212, or First Christian Church, 148 N. Nettleton, Bonner Springs, KS 66012.
Kansas City Funeral Directors, Kansas City, Kan., handled arrangements.