September 26, 2022

Waunita May Gilmore


Waunita May Gilmore, age 75, passed away on Thursday, August 20, 2015 at her home in Leoti, Kansas. Waunita was born August 29, 1939 in Leoti, Kansas, the daughter of Fred & Lucille (Wilken) Graf. She was a 1956 graduate of Wichita County High School in Leoti, Kansas. She was a Homemaker, Farm Wife, and Librarian and served as a Para at the Wichita County Junior High.

Waunita was a member of the United Methodist Church in Leoti, Kansas. She was also a member of the Eastern Star, was a former Cub Scout Den Mother, and an Aide at Special Olympics across the state.

On July 15, 1956 she married Lloyd E. Gilmore at Leoti, Lloyd passed away on December 14, 2001 in Scott City, Kansas.

Waunita’s surviving family includes-

Her Son and his wife

Rick & Renee Gilmore- Leoti, Kansas

Grandson and his wife-

Jeffrey & Jessica Gilmore- Geneso, Illinois

Great Grand daughter-

Kambrea Gilmore- Geneso, Illinois

A sister – in – law –

Gail Graf- Amarillo, Texas

Her parents, husband and two brothers precede her in death.

Funeral Services will be held at 10:00 am, Thursday, August 27, 2015 at the United Methodist Church in Leoti, Kansas with the Reverend Brad Kirk officiating.

Burial will be in Leoti Cemetery in Leoti, Kansas. 

There will be no calling times.

Memorials may be given to the Wichita County Amusement Association or the Leoti Emergency Services in care of 

Price & Sons Funeral Home 

PO 161

Leoti, Kansas 67861.