May 25, 2024

Carl K. Bott
Died: Friday, September 16, 2016 at Brandon Woods at Alvamar 
Nursing Home in Lawrence
Born: October 9, 1926 at Alexander
Parents: John Adam & Sophie (Foos) Bott
Marriages: to Glenna Auchard on August 17, 1948 at Alexander
She died on September 9, 1983
To Myrna C. Zenor on May 12, 1984 at Dighton

Memberships: United Methodist Church of Dighton
Barney Masonic Lodge of Dighton
American Legion Post # 190 of Dighton

Carl graduated from Alexander High School in 1944. He enlisted in the U.S. Army and served during World War II. After his discharge he completed his Bachelors Degree at York College in York, Nebraska. He later earned his Master Degree in Education from the University of Nebraska. He began teaching in 1952 and became the Principal of Dighton High School in 1965 and served until 1976. He also farmed in Rush County and was a representative for Union Central Insurance Company. For the past 3 years he has lived in Leavenworth and Lawrence.  

Survivors: Wife Myrna C. Bott Leavenworth
Son Lynn & Debbie Bott Lawrence
Daughter Avalon & Mike White Weatherford, Texas
Step-Daughter Connie & Jeff Baxter Leavenworth
Sister Ruth Ann Wright Monmouth, Illinois
4 Grandchildren
3 Step-Grandchildren
8 Great-Grandchildren
3 Step Great-Grandchildren

Memorial Service: 11:00 AM Saturday, October 8
Place: United Methodist Church in Dighton
Officiating: Rev Berniece Ludlum
Burial: Dighton Memorial Cemetery
Military Rites: Kansas Army National Guard Honor Guard
Memorials: United Methodist Church
In care of Boomhower Funeral Home
Condolences may be posted at www.garnandfuneralhomes.com