LARNED – Abby Louise Trapp Prescott, 22, died July 25 at Larned. She was born Nov. 6, 1989, at Great Bend, the daughter of Louis and Loretta Torrez Trapp. A 2008 graduate of Larned High School, she was the Outstanding Girl Athlete & Football Homecoming Queen. A lifetime area resident, she was most recently employed by USD 495 as a paraprofessional until her health prevented her from working.
On Aug. 6, 2011, she married Thomas Strobel Prescott at Larned. He survives.
Other survivors include her parents, Louis Trapp, Larned; and Loretta Trapp, Great Bend; and stepmother, Liz Trapp, Larned; a brother, Josh Cape and wife Janell, Cheney; three sisters, Michelle Briand and husband Charles, Goodyear, Ariz., Laurie Kurtz and husband Don, Manhattan, and Alexa Trapp, Larned; grandmother, Lucy Torrez, Great Bend; in-laws, Daryl and Melvina Prescott, Garfield; four nieces; Ella, Kiley, Jaiden and Junaé; and a nephew; Justice. She was preceded in death by her grandfather, Jesus Torrez and grandmother, Gertrude Trapp.
Funeral will be 10 a.m. Monday at the First United Methodist Church, Larned, with Pastor James Underwood presiding. Rosary will be at 7 p.m. Sunday at the Beckwith Mortuary Chapel in Larned. Burial will be in the Larned Cemetery. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday and 1-8 p.m. Sunday with the family present from 6-8 p.m. Sunday at the mortuary. The casket will remain closed. In lieu of flowers the family requests that memorials be given to the Abby Trapp Prescott Memorial Fund, in care of the mortuary. Condolences may be left for the family at www.beckwithmortuary.com.
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P.O. Box 477; 916 Main
Larned, KS 67550
Great Bend (Kan.) Tribune, July 27, 2012