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Kathryn M. Busch
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Kathryn M. Busch

WICHITA - Kathryn M. Busch died Monday, April 6.  She was the daughter of George and Zoe (True) Yarbrough.
She was the president and owner of Western Testing Company and Busch’s Luggage.  Kathryn served as president of the Petroleum Wives Club and Rolling Hills Ladies Club and was a member of Masonic Women-Eastern Star, multiple book clubs and bridge clubs.
Funeral service will be at 10 a.m., Friday, April 10, at Trinity Presbyterian Church.  Visitation with the family will be from 7-8 p.m., Thursday, April 9, at Downing & Lahey Mortuary West.  
Survivors include her children, Larry King (B.J.), Linda Hager (Bill); grandchildren, Blake King and Ashleigh Harp (Mike); great-grandchildren, Ashtin and Breckin Harp; and her dog, Teddy. Preceding her in death were her parents, George and Zoe (True) Yarbrough; husbands, Cecil G. King and Frank X. Busch; sister, Luciel Corlett; brothers, Jack P. and J.R. Yarbrough.  In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established with Trinity Presbyterian Church, 2258 N. Marigold Ln., Wichita, KS 67204. Online tributes may be shared with the family via

Funeral arrangements provided by
Downing & Lahey Mortuary**
655 E. Central
Wichita, KS 67206