Penwell-Gabel Funeral Home & Crematory
14275 Blackbob Road South
Olathe, KS 66063
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John E. Rynard, 82, of Olathe, Kansas, passed away on May 6, 2014. He was born in Kansas City, Kansas, on July 16, 1931 to Daniel and Catherine Rynard. He graduated from Ward High School and enlisted in the United States Marine Corps, serving for five years, including a tour in Korea during that war. He then attended the University of Missouri-Kansas City and graduated in 1958. He became a Certified Public Accountant and then served 26 years as the Chief Financial Officer at Bethany Medical Center, retiring in 1993. He leaves his wife, Sally, and children Marjorie (Tennis) Witsken and her husband, Bill, and Scott Tennis, seven grandchildren, three great- grandchildren, and his brother, Dan Rynard and his wife, Cheris. He was preceded in death by his two sons, Bill Rynard in 1968, and Ed Rynard in 2009, his brother, Jim Rynard, and his parents. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, May 13 at 10:00am at Church of the Ascension, 9510 W 127th St., Overland Park, Kansas, where the family will receive friends at 9:00am prior to Mass. Burial will follow in Resurrection Catholic Cemetery, Lenexa, Kansas. In lieu of flowers, consider donations to Right-to-Life, as John believed all life to be precious. To leave a message for the family, visit www.PenwellGabelOlathe.com.
Published in Kansas City Star on May 8, 2014
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