font size  A A

Carolyn Johr

Carolyn Johr Carolyn Johr, age 84, of Manhattan, died Friday August 16, 2019 at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan.

She was born on September 7, 1934 in Detroit, Michigan, the daughter of Jack and Edna (Smith) Kennedy.

On April 26, 1957 in Cleveland, Ohio, she was united in marriage to Charles “Chuck” Johr. He preceded her in death on August 16, 2005.

Carolyn was a strong woman. She loved to take care of and spend time with her children and all her grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren. She loved to cook for her family, banana bread was one of things she will be remember for making.

She loved to spend time watching TV, from Jeopardy and Wheel of Fortune, Soap Operas on TV, and also golf and the Chiefs and her home state Detroit Lions. She also enjoyed to knit and crochet.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was also preceded in death by her children: Michael Johr, Chuck Johr, Pat Johr, and Jackie Cammarn; and also her 3 brothers and her sister.

She is survived by her children: Sue Lapinski Zonts, of Jackson, Michigan, Catherine Cammarn, of Junction City, Mary Walter, of Manhattan, and Roy Johr, of Kansas City, Missouri. Also her 12 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren, and 2 great-great grandchildren.

Graveside Memorial Services will be held at 10:30 am. Friday August 23, 2019 at the Valley View Memorial Park on East Highway 24 in Manhattan.

Memorial contributions are suggested to the Terry C. Johnson Center for Basic Cancer Research at Kansas State University or the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. Contributions may be left in care of the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Avenue, Manhattan, Kansas 66502.

Online condolences may be left for the family through funeral home website at

Family Login

Incorrect password