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  • Mamie Alice (Grossarth) McJunkin

  • Mamie Alice (Grossarth) McJunkin, 88, of El Dorado, passed away Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013. Mamie was born Dec. 24, 1924, to Grover Cleveland and Edith Marie (Sharp) Grossarth in Quincy, Kan.
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  • Mamie Alice (Grossarth) McJunkin, 88, of El Dorado, passed away Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013. Mamie was born Dec. 24, 1924, to Grover Cleveland and Edith Marie (Sharp) Grossarth in Quincy, Kan. She graduated from Toronto High School and was married to William "Bill" Franklin McJunkin, Jr., on Sept. 10, 1942, in Yates Center. Bill and Mamie owned and operated a motel in The Dalles, Oregon from 1951 - 2005. She also worked for US Bank and was a bookkeeper at Holiday Accounting Service. Survivors include her son, Chuck (Scola) McJunkin of Me Lone, Calif.; grandchildren, John (Melissa) McJunkin of Elko, Nevada, and Celeste (Vincent) Matthews of Kansas City, Mo.; brother, Grover "Bill" Grossarth of Tahlequah, Okla.; sisters, Neva "Naomi" Rayl of Olathe and Vivian Pendlay of El Dorado; great-grandchildren, Zoey and Alexandra McJunkin, Brandy Jones, and Jenna and Brian Turqueza; and five great-great-grandchildren. Mamie was preceded in death by her parents; spouse; and an infant son, Bobby McJunkin. A private service will be held at a later date. A memorial has been established with Cure PSP, 30 E. Padonia Rd., Suite 201, Timonium, MD 21093 or https://give.psp.org or in care of the funeral home.
    Dunsford Funeral Home
    201 E. Fifth Ave., Augusta, KS 67010 (316) 775-6363; www.dunsfordfh.com
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