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Rita Conner

Wednesday, May 5, 2004

April 2, 1932-April 30, 2004

DENVER, Colo. -- Rita Ann (Kanost) Conner, 72, died Friday (April 30, 2004) at Presbyterian St. Luke's Hospital in Denver, Colo.

She was born April 2, 1932, to Worth and Gretna (Hanna) Kanost Clark in Wauneta. She attended grade school and high school in Wauneta. She then owned and operated an escrow company while living in California and Colorado and was an escrow officer for many years.

She was preceded in death by her parents; grandparents; and brother, Kent Edward.

Survivors include her step-mother, Lois Kanost of Wauneta; three sons, David Boyd and wife, Barbara of Colorado Springs, Colo., Dan Boyd of New Orleans, La., and Bill Worske of Florida; aunt, Neva Kanost of Arapahoe; two grandsons; one granddaughter; and several great-grandchildren.

Graveside inurnment services were Thursday, at Riverside Cemetery in Wauneta with the Pastor Michael Laing officiating.

A memorial has been established in her name.

Liewer Funeral Home of Wauneta is in charge of the arrangements.