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Obituary: Katherine ‘Kaye’ Hornbeck

Katherine Louise “Kaye” Hornbeck, 87, of Cheney, passed away Saturday, April 4, 2020.
A visitation is scheduled for 10 a.m.-12 p.m.Thursday, April 9, at Wulf-Ast Mortuary, Garden Plain. A private burial will be take place at Cheney Pioneer Cemetery.
Katherine was born in Pittsburgh, Pa., on Sept. 5, 1933. She married Edward “Bud” Hornbeck on Jan. 14, 1950, in Coulter, Pa., and they moved back to Kansas to spend their lives together until Bud’s passing in 2016. Katherine loved to travel, garden, and most of all spend time with her grandchildren. She will be missed more than words can express.
She is preceded in death by her sister, Floy Marie (Quinn) Alfire; son, Edward Joe; and grandson, Travis Cooley. She is survived by four children, Teresa Bonebright-Palmer of Hutchinson, Katherine Reed of Haysville, Sally Sooby (Mark) of Houston, and Deann Hornbeck of Cheney. She is also survived by 12 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimers Association, 1820 E. Douglas, Wichita, KS 67214. Condolences may be left at www.wulfastmortuary.com.

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