DERBY — Edna M. Rohr, 82, loving mother and grandmother, passed away July 4, 2015, at home surrounded by her family. She was born Oct. 28, 1932, in Antonino, to Reinhold and Josephine (Kuhn) Herrman. Edna married Alfred Rohr on Nov. 11, 1954. She enjoyed visiting the ocean in New Jersey during the 16 years that they lived in Pennsylvania. After moving back to Kansas, Edna’s life centered around her family. She loved to cook, was a devoted member of St. Mary Parish, and was very proud of her children and grandchildren’s accomplishments in school and sports. Edna lived life to the fullest.
Edna is survived by her husband of 60 years, Alfred Rohr; children, Denis (Tony) Molla of Leesburg, Va., Frank (Elaine) Rohr, Steven (Mandy) Rohr, and James (Hazel) Rohr, all of Derby; siblings, Cyrill Herrman, Lester Herrman, Roy Herrman, Leon Herrman, Carol Danielson, Linda Mayberry, and Doris Winslow; 10 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; and brothers, Elmer, Orval, Donald, and Reinhold, Jr.
Rosary will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, followed by Mass of a Christian Burial at 10:30 a.m., at St. Mary Faith Center, 2300 E. Meadowlark Road in Derby. Interment will follow at Hillcrest Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 1 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, with family present between 5 and 7 p.m., at Smith Family Mortuary in Derby. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Mary Faith Center. www.SmithFamilyMortuaries.com
Funeral arrangements provided by
Smith Family Mortuary**
1415 N. Rock Rd.
Derby, KS. 67037
Great Bend (Kan.) Tribune, July 7, 2015