Bonnie Lee Virden, 88, of Arkansas City, died Friday (August 31, 2018) at Medicalodge of Arkansas City. Funeral services are scheduled for 10:30 a.m. Wednesday (September 5, 2018) at the Central Christian Church of Arkansas City. Burial will follow in the Memorial Lawn Cemetery. The Reverend Dennis Voth will officiate. The family will greet friends 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday evening at the funeral home. Bonnie was born October 22, 1929, in Arkansas City, to William and Ruby (Widner)… Read More » Burk. She was reared and educated in Arkansas City, graduating from Arkansas City High School in 1949. She later attended nurse’s training at St. John’s College in Winfield. Bonnie worked as a nurse’s aide at the Arkansas City Memorial Hospital (SCKMC) for nearly 30 years. Bonnie was lifelong active member of the Central Christian Church, singing with the children’s choir when young. She was a longtime volunteer for the American Red Cross. Survivors include her children Dale and wife Teresa Virden of Wichita, Michele and husband Scott Rains of Arkansas City, and John Virden all of Arkansas City; five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, eleven siblings, and an infant son Edwin Burk Virden. A memorial has been established with the Central Christian Church. Contributions may be made through the funeral home. Arrangements are being made through the Rindt-Erdman Funeral Home and Crematory of Arkansas City. Online condolences may be made at www.rindt-erdman.com
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Bonnie Lee Virden 2018.
Death notice for the town of: Arkansas City, state: Kansas