Rose Poterbin McLaughlin

Rose (Herod) Poterbin McLaughlin, 96, of Tonganoxie, Kan., passed away Saturday, Sept. 1, 2007 at the Lawrence Memorial Hospital in Lawrence, Kan.

Rose was born Dec. 1, 1910 in Rayville, the daughter of William and Nora (Richardson) Herod. She was a member of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Tonganoxie.

Survivors include: four sons, James A. Poterbin, of Edwards, Joseph A. Poterbin, of Lenexa, Kan., and John R. Poterbin, of Tonganoxie, Kan.; one daughter, Mary Lou Busby of Overland Park, Kan.; 16 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; and 6 great-great grandchildren.

Her first husband, John Poterbin and her second husband, Garland McLaughlin, preceded her in death.

Online condolences may be made online at:

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2007, at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Tonganoxie. Funeral services will take place at 10 a.m., Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2007 at the church. Burial will follow the service in Mt. Calvary Cemetery in Kansas City, Kan.

Arrangements are under the direction of Quisenberry Funeral Home.

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