Obituary photo of Elaine Ragan, Junction City-Kansas
In Loving Memory of

Elaine E. Ragan

1930 - 2018
Obituary photo of Elaine Ragan, Junction City-Kansas
In Loving Memory of

Elaine E. Ragan

1930 - 2018

Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Wednesday, July 18, 2018 from 9:00am to 10:00am
Penwell-Gabel - Junction City
203 North Washington
Junction City, KS  66441
785-762-3131
Service:
Wednesday, July 18, 2018 at 10:00am
Penwell-Gabel - Junction City
203 North Washington
Junction City, KS  66441
785-762-3131
Interment:
Ft. Riley Post Cemetery
Ft. Riley, Kansas

Interment:
Ft. Riley Post Cemetery
Ft. Riley, Kansas

Elaine E. Ragan, 88, of Lindsborg, formerly of Milford, died Thursday, July 12, 2018 at the Bethany Home in Lindsborg. Elaine was born July 4, 1930 at Parsons, the daughter of Clarence & Mildred (Norrick) Caldwell.

Elaine grew up at Parsons, and attended schools there and graduated from Parsons High School. She later attended Parsons Junior College and graduated with an Associates of Arts Degree.

Elaine worked for many years on Ft. Riley as a Nurse's Assistant. She was a member of the Church of God in McPherson, Women's Aglow, N.A.R.F.E., and was very active with the Disabled American Veteran's Auxiliary.

Elaine married Joseph B. Ragan on Sept. 8, 1950 in Parsons. Joseph died May 4, 1984.

Survivors include: 2 sons, Joseph B. Ragan and his wife Cathy, Charlotte, North Carolina, and Stephen A. Ragan and his wife Cecelia, Valley Falls; a daughter, Eva M. Ragan, Salina; two brothers, Clarence M Caldwell, Jr., Harwinton, CT., and Jerry Caldwell, Peoria, IL; 4 grandchildren; 2 step-grandchildren; and 8 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, and 2 sisters, Martha Hugo and Lillian Hayden.

Funeral Services will be 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, July 18, 2018 at the Penwell-Gabel Junction City Funeral Chapel, with Pastor Stew Smith presiding. Burial will follow at the Ft. Riley Post Cemetery on Ft. Riley. The family will greet friends beginning at 9:00 a.m., on Wednesday, prior to the service.

Memorial contributions may be given to the Disabled American Veteran's Association, or the Bethany Home, Lindsborg, KS.

Elaine E. Ragan, 88, of Lindsborg, formerly of Milford, died Thursday, July 12, 2018 at the Bethany Home in Lindsborg. Elaine was born July 4, 1930 at Parsons, the daughter of Clarence & Mildred (Norrick) Caldwell.

Elaine grew up at Parsons, and attended schools there and graduated from Parsons High School. She later attended Parsons Junior College and graduated with an Associates of Arts Degree.

Elaine worked for many years on Ft. Riley as a Nurse's Assistant. She was a member of the Church of God in McPherson, Women's Aglow, N.A.R.F.E., and was very active with the Disabled American Veteran's Auxiliary.

Elaine married Joseph B. Ragan on Sept. 8, 1950 in Parsons. Joseph died May 4, 1984.

Survivors include: 2 sons, Joseph B. Ragan and his wife Cathy, Charlotte, North Carolina, and Stephen A. Ragan and his wife Cecelia, Valley Falls; a daughter, Eva M. Ragan, Salina; two brothers, Clarence M Caldwell, Jr., Harwinton, CT., and Jerry Caldwell, Peoria, IL; 4 grandchildren; 2 step-grandchildren; and 8 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, and 2 sisters, Martha Hugo and Lillian Hayden.

Funeral Services will be 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, July 18, 2018 at the Penwell-Gabel Junction City Funeral Chapel, with Pastor Stew Smith presiding. Burial will follow at the Ft. Riley Post Cemetery on Ft. Riley. The family will greet friends beginning at 9:00 a.m., on Wednesday, prior to the service.

Memorial contributions may be given to the Disabled American Veteran's Association, or the Bethany Home, Lindsborg, KS.
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Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Wednesday, July 18, 2018 from 9:00am to 10:00am
Penwell-Gabel - Junction City
203 North Washington
Junction City, KS  66441
785-762-3131
Service:
Wednesday, July 18, 2018 at 10:00am
Penwell-Gabel - Junction City
203 North Washington
Junction City, KS  66441
785-762-3131
Interment:
Ft. Riley Post Cemetery
Ft. Riley, Kansas

Interment:
Ft. Riley Post Cemetery
Ft. Riley, Kansas

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