Mrs. Pringle died Monday, October 22, 2012, at the home of her daughter.
She was born June 18, 1927, in Lawrence, the daughter of Crawford Lee and Jessie D. Winchell McClung. She graduated from Liberty Memorial High School.
Mrs. Pringle was a homemaker, and worked at Lawrence Memorial Hospital in admissions and as a PBX operator for 18 years. She was a member of St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, and a lifetime member of VFW #852 Auxiliary. She enjoyed crocheting, bowling, and playing marbles.
She married Kenneth D. Pringle on May 26, 1947, in Ottawa. He preceded her in death on Nov. 8, 2006, as did a son, Joseph D. Pringle, in June, 1977, and three brothers, Carl, Milton, & Ed.
Survivors include a daughter, Kenna Rothwell and husband Don; grandchildren Lynne Rothwell, Rebecca Rockhold and husband Kyle, Paige and Whitney Rothwell; great grandchildren Gracelynne Mae Rothwell and Ziva Marie Rockhold; and many nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 7-8 pm Thursday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be made to Alford-Clarke Post 852 of the VFW, in care of the funeral home, 601 Indiana St., Lawrence, KS, 66044.