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Lily K Krasny Smerchek

Female 1904 - 1988  (84 years)


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  • Name Lily K Krasny Smerchek 
    Born 24 Jan 1904  Waterville, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 17 Jun 1988  Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 20 Jun 1988  Mount Hope Cemetery, Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2181  Rossville
    Last Modified 15 Jan 2018 

    Father Joseph J Krasny,   b. 4 Mar 1872,   d. 1949  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Rose Nemechek Krasny Brenner,   b. 23 Jan 1878, Humboldt, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jul 1967, Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 17 Oct 1899 
    Family ID F562  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Emil Smerchek,   d. 1969 
    Married 8 Oct 1925 
    Children 
     1. Irene Smerchek Sheets
     2. Marjorie Smerchek Glasgow
    Last Modified 15 Jan 2018 09:56:19 
    Family ID F6256  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Obituary- Smerchek, Lily
    Obituary- Smerchek, Lily
    Mrs. Lily K. Smerchek
    Private graveside services will be Monday at Mount Hope Cemetery for Mrs. Lily K. Smerchek, 84, Topeka. She died Friday, June 17, 1988, at a Topeka hospital.

    She was born Jan. 24, 1904, at Waterville, the daughter of Joseph and Rose Nemechek Krasny.

    Mrs. Smerchek was a member of Auburn Grange and Kansas Farm Bureau and helped organize the Liberty Home Demonstration Unit. She was a 4-H leader 17 years with the Six-Mile 4-H Club.

    She married Emil Smerchek Oct. 8, 1925. He died in 1969.

    Survivors include two daughters, Irene Sheets, Topeka, and Marjorie Glasgow, Salina; two brothers, Rudy Krasny, Rossville, and Jess Krasny, Topeka; a sister, Minnie Bass, Topeka; six grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

    Relatives and friends will meet from 7 to 9 p.m. today at Penwell- Gabel Funeral Home. Contributions may be made to the Lily K. Smerchek Memorial Fund and sent to an organization of the donorís choice.