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Loretta Sroufe

Loretta A. “Minnie” Sroufe, 80, of Garden Plain, died June 6, in Garden Plain.

Born Sept. 2, 1929, in Durahm, to Frank P. and Agnes (Hajek) Steiner, she was a retired Tweco machinist, Goddard school cook, and Stepanek Grocery store cashier.

Survivors include her husband, Emmett F. of Garden Plain; a son, Mark of Goddard; two daughters, Sandy Parrish of Colorado Springs, Colo., and Cindy McNeil of Canoga Park, Calif.; a brother, Eugene “Sock” Steiner of Hillsboro; two sisters, Henrietta “Hanky” Thomas of Wichita and Bernice McDowell of Hillsboro; four grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.

A rosary will be recited at 8 p.m. Friday at St. Anthony Catholic Church in Garden Plain.

A funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Anthony Catholic Church with the Rev. Sam Pinkerton officiating.

Memorial funds have been established with Harry Hynes Memorial Hospice and the church in care of Wulf-Ast Mortuary, PO Box 27, Garden Plain KS 67050.

Last modified June 9, 2010