Louise VanNahmen


Louise Agnes VanNahmen, 89, of Kansas, died Thursday, Sept. 15, 2016, at Hodgeman County Health Center, Jetmore, Kansas.

Survivors include four sons, Frank (Kim) of Offerle, Kansas, Alan of Manhattan, Kansas, Fred (Terry) of Cimarron, Kansas, and Lyle (LaWana) of Spearville, Kansas; three daughters, Deloyce “Dee” (C.E.) McKee of Manhattan, Ava VanNahmen (John Atkinson) of Maumelle, Arkansas, and Deana (Landell) Froerer of Huntsville, Utah; a brother, Anthony Durler of Dodge City, Kansas; 23 grandchildren; and 26 great- grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a daughter, Carol Schell, and her husband, John Sylvester VanNahmen.

Funeral Mass will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Spearville, with Father John Forkuoh presiding. Burial will be at the church cemetery.

Memorials may be given to the Dechant Foundation or the American Cancer Society in care of Beckwith Funeral Home, Box 663, Jetmore, KS 67854.