June 18, 1907 - Oct. 29, 2008
OBERLIN -- Myrtle E. Warner, 101, died Wednesday (Oct. 29, 2008) in Newton, Kan.
She was born June 18, 1907, in rural Selden, Kan., to Edward and Ellen C. Anderson. She grew up in the Selden area and attended country schools near Selden and Oberlin.
She married Walter Rogers in 1924. He preceded her in death.
In 1947, she married Jess Warner. She lived in Selden, Pueblo, Colo., Lawrence, Kan., Kansas City and Osceloa, Mo., and Oberlin. She was an engraver for a printing company.
She was a member of the Lund Church, Trost Avenue United Methodist Church and Osceloa Community Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husbands, Walter and Jess; four brothers, Edwin"Cap" Hugo, Herb and Joe Anderson; and three sisters, Arvida Wenger, Florence Wenger and Goldie Anderson.
Survivors include her son, Gerald Rogers and wife, Lenona of Newton; five grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.
Services will be Monday, 10:30 a.m., at Oberlin United Methodist Church with the Rev. Doug Hasty officiating. Interment will be in the Lund Cemetery in rural Oberlin.
Visitation will be Sunday from 1-8 p.m., with a wake service at 7 p.m., at Pauls Funeral Home in Oberlin and Monday from 8 a.m., until the time of services at the church.
Memorials may be given to the Lund Cemetery.
Pauls Funeral Home of Oberlin is in charge of arrangements.