Graveside services for Carrie Lynn Read Waln, 57, Eudora, will be 1:30 pm, Thursday, February 18, 2021, at Oak Hill Cemetery.
She passed peacefully February 10, 2021, at her home in Gardner, Kansas, surrounded by her loved ones.
Carrie was born July 18, 1963, in Colorado Springs, CO, the daughter of Robert Warren and Teresa Lee Parmley Read.
She graduated from Osawatomie High School in 1981. Later went on to become a Licensed Practical Nurse and worked around Kansas for nearly 20 years.
Carrie enjoyed sewing and quilting. She always loved to make beautiful gifts for family, and teaching others to sew. You could also find her in the kitchen baking and sneaking her grandkids a sweet treat.
She married Daniel Waln on June 11, 1983, in Osawatomie, Kansas. He survives of the home.
Other survivors include her parents, children, Emily Aronhalt (Matt), Eudora, Chadwyn Waln (Danielle), Broken Arrow, OK, and Mallory Beasterfeld (Clinton), Eudora; siblings Dan Read (Denise), St. Roberts, MO, Annie Surber (Scott), Franklinton, NC, Patty Cutshaw (Travis), Paola, KS; eight grandchildren – Abigail, Isaac, Trinity, Fiona, Amelia, Madeline, Charles, and Jonah.
Memorial contributions may be made to Battle Boutique, sent in care of Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home, P.O. Box 1260, Lawrence, KS 66044.