Jean L. Morando, 91, passed away Friday, January 12th, in Abilene. She was born November 5, 1926 near Oak Hill, the daughter of John J. and Eva J. (Ernsbarger) Wavrik. Growing up in the area, Jean attended local schools and graduated from Longfrord High School, On August 15, 1953, she was married to John Morando. Most all of their married life was spent in Abilene. Jean enjoyed sewing, Arts and crafts and reading. John preceded her in death July 15, 1988.
She is survived by: two daughters, Gloria Hobson of Abilene, Barbara (Greg) Graff of Overland Park; son, Bob Morando of Abilene; eight grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 AM Monday, January 15th, at the Danner Funeral Home with Pastor Roland Slater officiating. Interment will follow in the Abilene Cemetery. The family suggests memorial contributions in her name be made to the Elsie Brooks Cancer Fund. They may be left at or sent in care of the Danner Funeral Home, POB 758 Abilene, Kansas 67410, until time of service