September 26, 2022

Florine Vincent


Florine Vincent
Age: 92
Died: Sunday, July 26, 2015 at Kearny County Hospital in Lakin
Born: March 11, 1923 in Kearny County
Parents: J.F. (Doc) & Rose (Laney) Hefner
Marriage: to E. R. (Todd) Vincent on July 19, 1941 at Cimarron. He died in 2008

Membership: First Presbyterian Church of Lakin

Florine was born on her Father’s homestead Northwest of Lakin and started school in a one room county school. She went to grade school in Lakin and graduated in 1941 from Lakin Rural High School. She was a mother and homemaker first and foremost. Later she ran the scales for American Crystal Sugar Company during sugar beet harvest and for Kearny County Feeders during corn silage harvest. She was active in her community by serving on the election board for 26 years, was a cosmetic distributer, headed up various charitable drives and was a volunteer at the Budget Shop. She liked to do crochet and needle work, dance and her many trips in the R.V. She was preceded in death by her Parents, Husband, 1 Brother & Sister-in-law- Merton & Minnie Hefner and 1 Nephew.

Survivors:  

4 Sons  

Tom & Karen Vincent of Lakin
Bob & Tina Vincent of Lakin
Bill & Sheryl Vincent of Topeka
Dave & Cathi Vincent of Elizabeth, Colorado

6 Grandchildren

6 Great-Grandchildren

2 Nieces

Funeral Service: 2:00 PM Saturday
Place: First Presbyterian Church in Lakin
Officiating: Rev Rita Stockton
Burial: Lakin Cemetery
Memorials: First Presbyterian Church
In care of Garnand Funeral Home
Condolences may be posted at www.garnandfuneralhomes.com