Mrs. Jean Childs, 69, of McPherson, died on Saturday, Feb. 26, 2011, at Kansas Medical Center, Andover.
Jean was born in Hutchinson on July 21, 1941, the daughter of Allen and Mary E. (Driver) Trego.
She graduated from Newton High School in 1959. She then attended business school in Wichita.
She was a member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church McPherson.
She worked as a insurance agent.
She was married to Mark W. Childs on Nov.11, 1961 at Newton.
Survivors include, husband, Mark W. Childs, Sr. of McPherson, two daughters, Ann D. Unruh of Fergus Falls, Minn.,and Jan L. Wright of Kansas City, Mo.; one son, Mark W. Childs, Jr. of McPherson; twin sister, Jeanette Moore of Wichita, sister, Carol Trego of Wichita; brother, Allen Trego of Hampshire, Ill.,; brother-in-law, Paul Caffery of Mount Hope; her grandchildren - Sara, Ryan, Seth, Spencer, Skylar, Kole, and Konner, and a great-grandson, Ryder.
She was preceded in death by her parents, a son, Robert Alan Childs, and one sister, Mary Ann Caffery
There will be no visitation, cremation has taken place, rosary will be on Tuesday, March 1, 2011, at 6 p.m. at St. Joseph's Catholic Church, McPherson.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at at St. Joseph's Catholic Church, McPherson, at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, March 2, 2011, with Fr. David Lies officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Joseph Catholic Church McPherson, in care of Glidden-Ediger Funeral Home, 222 W. Euclid Street, McPherson, KS 67460.