HUDSON — Juanita S. Mawhirter, 90, died Jan. 25 at Cherry Village Nursing Home, Great Bend. She was born in rural Stafford County on June 15, 1923 to Henry and Anna Siefkes. She was a lifetime Hudson area resident and member of Trinity Community Church, Hudson. She also owned the liquor store in Hudson for many years. Survivors include daughters, Sandra Watson (Richard) of Peck, Marsha Mawhirter of El Dorado, Jayne Boles (Robert) of Andover, Ks; Son, Dan Mawhirter (Teresa) of Great Bend; a sister, Elmaleda McMinn of Emporia. She was preceded in death by both parents, husband Cecil Mawhirter, and a brother, Cleo Siefkes. Funeral service will be 11 a.m., Tuesday, Jan. 28, at Trinity Community Church, Hudson with Pastor George Redington presiding. Burial will follow in the Trinity cemetery, Hudson. Memorials may be given to Harden Hospice or Meals on Wheels, both of Great Bend, in care of Minnis Chapel, P.O. Box 246, Ellinwood, Ks 67526.
Funeral arrangement provided by
Minnis Chapel, Inc.
P.O. Box 246
Ellinwood, Ks 67526
Great Bend (Kan) Tribune, Jan. 26, 2014