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Sarah Carroll “Janie”

November 7, 2013

Sarah J. Carroll “Janie” 75 died Thursday, November 7, 2013 at Kansas Christian Home. She was born May 31, 1938 in Buhler, Kansas to Abraham and Sarah (Willems) Fast. Janie had a large collection of dolls she enjoyed collecting and displaying.  She enjoyed spending time watching John Wayne movies and listening to gospel music.  Her greatest joy in life was her family especially her grandkids.


She is survived by one son Gary and his wife Laura Dunahoo of Peabody, KS; two daughters Janie Weber Gonzalez and her husband Robert of Newton, KS and Sherry Dunahoo of Newton, KS; one brother Hank Fast of California and three sisters: Rose and her husband John Gomez of Newton, KS, Esther Schrader of Newton, KS, and Bertha Flinn of Kentucky.  She is also survived by 10 grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren.


Janie is preceded in death by her parents, son Thomas Eugene Dunahoo, brother Abraham A. Fast, three sisters Wanda Kasper, Ruth Trumble, and Lillian Kelley.


Funeral service will be 10:00 a.m., Thursday, November 14, 2013 at Petersen Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation will be 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday evening at Petersen Funeral Home with the family receiving friends from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.


Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery Newton.


Memorials are suggested to the American Heart Association in care of Petersen Funeral Home.

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