The Lusk Herald
April 19, 1984
May M. Kant
Mrs. May Marzette Kant, aged 92 years, resident of Torrington since 1964, died at Goshen County Memorial Nursing Home in Torrington Monday, April 16th.
Services were conducted at the Sutley Funeral chapel in Torrington Wednesday, April 18 at 2 p.m. with Rev. Vern Ekerholm of the First Baptist Church officiating. Entombment was at the Riverside Abbey in Portland, Ore.
Memorials may be directed to the Heart Research Foundation.
May M. Kant was born Feb. 29, 1892 in Bremen, Ind., the daughter of Henry G. and Hattie May Ladd Hess. She resided for a time at Miami, Fla. and was raised and educated near Niles, Mich. She moved to Wyoming in 1908 and resided near Jireh where she received part of her education.
She later moved to Oregon for six years and to the Lance Creek area for 13 years before moving to Torrington in 1964.
She was a member of the Baptist Church of Springfield, Ore., and also a 50-year member of the Manville Chapter of the Order of Eastern Star.
Survivors include one daughter, Mrs. Jesse "Ethel" York of Lance Creek, two grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandson.
She was preceded in death by her parents, three husbands, two brothers and two sisters.
Arrangements were by the Sutley Funeral Chapel of Torrington.
April 19, 1984
Mother of Ethel York dies
May Smith Kant, mother of Mrs. Jesse (Ethel) York died in Torrington early Monday morning. She was 93 years old. Mrs. Kant had been a resident of the rest home in Torrington since suffering a stroke earlier this year. She is survived by granddaughters, Mrs. Rod (Carol) Geisinger of Hat Creek and Mrs. Bob (Nancy) Buraugh of Cheyenne and several great grandchildren including Mrs. Jeff (Traci) Wasserburger and Mrs. Loren (Robyn) Heth of this area. Deepest sympathy is extended to her loved ones.
Wesley Ray Austin (December 28, 1908 - July 21, 1971)Mary J. Borner (August 17, 1887 - September 9, 1970)Jerrie Lynn Cassinat (July 13, 1946 - June 14, 1995)Edith Delahunty (March 1, 1919 - October 22, 1989)Roderick Nathaniel Geisinger (February 26, 1923 - February 25, 2008)Emmy Lou Huff (January 1, 1924 - July 15, 2003)Robert L. Huff (December 9, 1915 - November 8, 1996)Carol Mae Kant (February 13, 1938 - March 11, 2012)Charles William Kant (July 13, 1943 - February 10, 2016)Estelle Adelaide Kant (April 22, 1895 - November 24, 1933)Frances Louise Kant (May 27, 1946 - November 28, 1998)Linda Kant (April 19, 1942 - December 21, 2004)Paul Richard Kant (August 12, 1927 - December 10, 1999)Susan Lucille Kant (November 24, 1919 - September 20, 2008)Virginia Lillian Kant (April 15, 1923 - April 10, 1998)Walter Kant (February 9, 1918 - October 5, 2001)William Fredrick Kant (June 9, 1886 - April 16, 1971)Ethel Louise York (May 30, 1914 - June 25, 1994)Jesse Lee York (June 23, 1915 - March 8, 1986)
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