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Jean Kasper

October 13, 2016

Life Sketch for Jean Kasper


Jean Kasper, 78, died on Thursday, October 13, 2016 at Via Christi-St. Francis of Wichita.


Jean was born on March 31, 1938 in Sedgwick, Kansas to Claude and Linda (Arf) Smith.


Jean was a strong, feisty and independent woman. She played and loved classical music and was an avid gardener. She was devoted to her faith and a member of Zion Lutheran Church.


She is survived by her children: Mark and Lynette Kasper, Timothy Kasper, and Nicholas and Terryl Kasper and three grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents: Claude and Linda Smith; two sisters, and her daughter: Vickie Kasper.


Services are scheduled for 2:00 P.M., Tuesday, October 18th at Zion Lutheran Church of Newton.  A committal will occur following the service at Greenwood Cemetery.  A visitation is scheduled from 5:00 to 9:00 P.M. on Monday, October 17th at Petersen Funeral Home.


A memorial has been established for Zion Lutheran Church of Newton.  Petersenfamilyfuneralhome.com.

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  1. Mark, Tim & Nick,
    I just found out about your Mother’s passing. We are in Wyoming at this time. She definitely was “strong, feisty, and independent.” She loved to laugh. I enjoyed working with her at the library. Take care

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