The Grand daughters of Karen & Bert Craig, Died in an
automobile accident 10 miles north of Topeka, Kansas.
Karen Craig is a Square Dance Caller in Northern
Missouri and the Kansas City area.
Katelynn Danielle Spencer
Alissa Ruthann Spencer
Katelynn Danielle Spencer, 8, and Alissa
Ruthann Spencer, 5, of Meriden, KS, died Wednesday, July 28,
2010, at Meriden, Kansas. Their younger sister, Madelynn Nicole
Spencer, 4, died Thursday, July 29, 2010, at Childrens Mercy
Hospital, Kansas City, Missouri. Katelynn was born December 13, 2001 in
Kansas. Katie had just completed the 2nd grade at Valley Falls.
She was a member of the Valley Falls Brownie Scouts and
Prosperity 4-H Club. Alissa was born September 15, 2004, in
Kansas. She had just completed pre-school at Valley Falls and
was a member of the Valley Falls Daisy Scouts. She was a
Clover Bud in the Prosperity 4-H Club. Madelynn (Maddie) was
born April 10, 2006, in Shawnee, Kansas.
Surviving are their parents: Chad A. and
Stephanie L. (Evans) Spencer of the home, Meriden, Kansas;
grandparents: Michael & Carol Evans of Valley Falls,
Howard & Sharon Spencer of Bonner Springs, Kansas;
great-grandparents: Virginia Masters of Mt. Morris, Illinois,
Richard & Marilyn Evans of Monmouth, Illinois, Jackie Umbenhower
of Bonner Springs, Kansas, Florence Spencer of Bonner Springs,
Kansasand Bert & Karen Craig of Hatfield, Missouri; and numerous
aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Funeral services will be at 10:00 AM, Saturday,
August 7, 2010, at Penwell-Gabel Parker-Price Chapel, 245 NW
Independence Avenue, Topeka, Kansas. Interment in Bloomfield - St. Paul
Cemetery, Meriden, Kansas.
Katelynn, Alissa, and Madelynn will lie in
state after 3:00 PM, Friday, at the funeral chapel where the
family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 PM.
The girls loved animals and enjoyed their
association with 4-H. Memorial contributions may be made to
Valley Falls 4-H Club
c/o 4-H Foundation
P.O. Box 326
Oskaloosa, Kansas 66066-0326
Jefferson County Humane Society
Valley Falls, Kansas 66088
Or Any Humane Society
To leave a special message online, visit
send condolence cards to Karen & Bert Craig at:
12510 West State Hwy 46
Hatfield, Missouri 64458-8100