Beatrice Voog

Former Iolan Beatrice M. Voog, 78, of Olathe died Sunday, Sept. 27, 2009.
She was born Sept. 13, 1931, in Viborg, S.D., to James and Elsie Brue. She moved to Iola in 1980 and was employed by Allen County Hospital as director of materials management. She was active in First Assembly of God Church as an accompanist and was also a foster parent.
She later moved to Minnesota where she was active as an employee and volunteer with the Salvation Army for several years before returning to Olathe to retire and be near family. She remained active as a volunteer and with music, frequently entertaining at nursing homes and community events.
She is survived by her children, Rebecca Voog, Sacramento, Calif., Michael and his wife Myra, Science Hill, Ky., Kevin and his wife Lori, Apache Junction, Ariz., and Jeanne and her husband, Dave Powers, Olathe; four grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and five brothers.
A brother, Donald, and a son, Gordon, died earlier.
Memorial services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday in Olathe at College Church of the Nazarene in Garrett Chapel. Interment will be in Centerville, S.D.
Memorials may be sent to Kansas City Hospice and Palliative Care, 12000 Wornall Rd., Kansas City, Mo. 64145.