KIWIS "FLOWN WEST"
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>Joan B. Corcoran, AA class of February, 1951, has passed away.  She was a Central Arkansas Chapter charter member.  

>Peggy Wright Lane has flown west:  July 9th,  after a long and courageous battle with cancer. She was surrounded by family and passed peacefully. Peggy had been the President of the Kansas City Kiwi Chapter. She was hired by AA in 1955 as a Stewardess. Two weeks ago she was presented with The Kiwi Award in recognition of her dedication and service to the Club and her Chapter (see News-Just-In page).  Cards of condolence may be sent to her family:

    (Son) Al Lane 
    2575 E Evans Creek Rd
    Rogue River, Oregon 97537

    (Daughter) Leslie LaNave
    5609 Outlook
    Mission, KS 66202

>Sheila Byrne Cody, former Dallas Kiwi, passed away on July 2.  Sheila was AA Class of 1959.  She has been living  in Atlanta with her daughter, Mrs. Krickett Harrison.  Condolences may be sent to her at:

    2374 Hyde Park Court 

    Atlanta, GA.  30318. 

>Rosemary Barbati Koljan, LAX Kiwi, passed away June 21, 2019 after a short battle with Pancreatic cancer.  Rosemary was AA Class 1966/06.  Her husband had passed just a few days before.

Condolences may be sent to her brother:

    John Barbati

    20431 Arminta St.

    Canoga Park, CA 91306

>Elissa Daly Cooper, long time member of Dallas chapter and past President passed away on June 19, 2019.  Elissa was AA Class 1953/05.   

Condolences may be sent to her husband:

    Bob Cooper

    6773 Northcreek Lane

    Dallas, TX 75240

Shirley Sweeney Konen, AA Class 1959/01, passed away on June 8, 2019.  Shirley was a long time PHX Kiwi--former PHX president for years--and a very active Kiwi.  Condolences for PHX Kiwi Shirley Sweeney Konen may be sent to her daughter:

    Kerrie Konen-Pelenytschka

    Lower School Science Teacher

    6300 North Central Avenue

    Phoenix, AZ 85012

>Barbara Isganderian Burt, long-time and well-loved Chicago Kiwi, has passed away.  Barb graduated in the AA Class 1957/4.  She served Chicago in various offices, attended many convention and was co-chair of the last Chicago convention.  She will be missed by Chicago and The Kiwi Club.  
Condolences may be sent to Barb's husband:

    Jeffrey Burt 

    3 S. 126 N. Glen Drive 

    Warrenville, IL 60555

Carolyn Self Stelling, class 1960/6, passed away May 6, 2019 after a long illness.  She was a long-time member of the Denver Kiwi Club.  

Cards can be mailed to   :

    Matt and Mary Kay Stelling
    3842 W 99th Avenue

    Westminster, CO  80031-2644.

 

Donations may be made to SafeHouse: 1649 N Downing St, Denver, CO 80218

 

>Wanda Jean Mathias Walker-Zamka, who had been a Kiwi for years and an active MAL, has Flown West.  Cards of condolence can be sent to her husband:

    Conrad Zambka

    8140 Township Line Rd  HC 216

    Indianapolis, IN  46260

>Peg Hoey Heiligman (93 years young) passed away April 29, 2019.  Peg was a long-time LA Kiwi before moving to SC many years ago and joined the Lowcountry Kiwi Chapter.  She attended nearly every convention until recent years.  Peg had a wonderful sense of humor and is greatly missed.  She was in the AA Class of 1947/11.

>Pamela Fiske Bennett passed away peacefully at the hospice center in Durham NC on April 27.  Pamela Fiske graduated in the AA Class 67-08. She was a long time member of the RDU Kiwis. The funeral for Pamela will be on Monday, May 6 at 2:00 pm. at  St. Stephen's Episcopal Church.  The address is 82 Kimberly Dr.  Durham, NC 27707.

Notes of condolence may be sent to her husband John Bennett:

                      5105 Longwood Dr.

                      Durham, NC  27713

>Dorothy 'Dot' Berry passed away on April 3, 2019. She worked for American Airlines for over 33 years, first as a stewardess and
then as a supervisor in Chicago She is the 'stewardess" on the left in the photo. Dot graduated in the AA Class of 1951. 

> DeAnne Cole, longtime SAN member, has flown West.  She passed away on April 2, 2019.  DeAnne graduated in the AA Class 60/9 and flew for American for 45 years.

Condolences may be sent to her twin sister:

     Dicelle Curtis

     11307 Crystal Oaks Way

     San Diego, CA 92131

>Kathleen (Kay) Watt Harris - past Dallas Kiwi President - passed away on January 3, 2019.  She graduated in the AA Class 61-06.

Of note, Kay & her parents were at Pearl Harbor December 7, 1941 when it was attacked.  Condolences may be sent to her daughter:

    Kim Vernor

    P.O. Box 1412

    Ennis, TX 75119

 

>Carol Debursey Sullivan - past Dallas Kiwi President - died on February 3, 2019.

Kiwi Deanna Scoggins Welch, (82 years young) flew west on February 1, 2019.  She was AA Class 1959.  Deanna was a long time, active member of the South Bay Chapter.  A celebration of life was held February 18th, when she was remembered as 'a real firecracker and beautiful woman who will be very much missed'!
Condolences may be sent to her sons Wade and Tim Welch:

    The Welch Family

    421 Via Media

    Palos Verdes Estates, CA 90274

>Becky Simor, OC/LB long-time member, passed January 26, 2019.  She was in the AA Class of 1954/04.

Condolences may be sent to her daughter:

    Krista Simor

    12582 Lemona Lane

    Santa Ana, CA 92705

>Eveline Feltz, former member of the PHX Chapter, passed away December 23, 2018, at the age of 96.  She was in the class of 1948/5.

Condolences may be sent her her son:

    Glenn Feltz

    1746 W. Citrus Way

    Phoenix, AZ 85012

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