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Ivanelle Warner

May 4, 2017


Ivanelle M. Warner 88, died Thursday, May 4, 2017 at Newton Medical Center.  She was born April 13, 1929 in Milwaukee, WI to Bill Anderson and  Anna Caroline  Clark.  On March 3, 1982 she married David L. Warner and he preceded her in death on October 16, 2010.  Ivanelle held member ship with the Waldren Road Church of Christ in Corpus Chrsti Texas.  In 1979 Ivanelle was proud to have earned her GED. She was homemaker, loving wife and mother.  You could find Ivanelle relaxing playing cards, sewing or reading. She has been a resident of Kansas Christian Home in Newton since 2012 and she looked forward to spending time with her loving family and many friends.


She is survived by her daughter Melody Strahan of Lawrence, KS; sons: Pete Colborn of Phoenix, AZ and Robert J. Erickson.  She is also survived by 6 grandchildren: Kyle, Trevor, Makayla and Kristen Colborn, Caleb Strahan and Gasper Finnell.


Ivanelle in preceded in death by her parents, husband, and one son Richard C. Erickson


A memorial service will be held at a later date at Kansas Christian Home in Newton, Kansas. Private family burial will take place at a later date in Janesville, WI.


Petersen Family Funeral Home Newton, Kansas



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