Patsy L. (Kuntzsch) Edsall
Published on -1/15/2013, 4:07 PM
Patsy L. (Kuntzsch) Edsall, 72, Hays, died Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013, at Hays Medical Center.
She was born May 19, 1940, in Russell to William H. and Margaret E. (Reddig) Kuntzsch. She grew up and attended school in Russell.
She married Fridolin N. Braun on Sept. 16, 1956, in Victoria. He preceded her in death Aug. 13, 1988. She later married Daniel Edsall on May 25, 1996, in Russell. He preceded her in death Nov. 29, 2011. She lived in Victoria, Luray and, after she retired, moved to Hays in 1998. She was homemaker and a cook and owned Mrs. B's restaurant in Luray for a few years. She cooked at the old Linmar's restaurant and the former Ramada Inn, both in Hays.
She enjoyed fishing, crocheting, her family, grandchildren and was an avid video game player.
Survivors include a son, Fred Braun and wife, La Donna, Bunker Hill; three daughters, Sharon Rupp, Park City, Karen Riedel and husband, Lloyd, and Connie Pemberton and husband, Del, all of Hays; four brothers, Bill Kuntzsch and wife, Mary, Kenneth Kuntzsch and wife, Linda, all of Russell, James Kuntzsch and wife, Joyce, Dorrance, and Dennis Kuntzsch and wife, Sheryl, Palco; a sister, Norma Acheson, Russell; a sister-in-law, Paula Kuntzsch, Russell; 10 grandchildren, Danielle Bornholdt and husband, John, B.J. Rupp and wife, Dena, Amanda Sander and husband, Bob, Lindsay Ricker and husband, Rustin, Nathan Riedel, Josh Pemberton, Jennifer Klaus, Nichol Braun, Alexander Braun and Hannah Braun; and nine great-grandchildren, Laine Werth, Kinley Rupp, Madisyn Rupp, Emersyn Sander, Chasey Wasinger, Gunnison Ricker, Nicholas Kohler, Kenadee Kohler and Samantha Rollins.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, John Kuntzsch; two sisters, Peggy Heckens and Nancy Wallace; and two infant sisters, Betty and Dixie Kuntzsch.
Private family services were at Cline's Mortuary of Hays, 1919 E. 22nd, Hays, KS 67601; inurnment in St. Joseph Cemetery, Hays.
Memorials are suggested to Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675, in care of the mortuary.
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