Lynn Vernon (“Vern”) Krehbiel
Lynn Vernon (“Vern”) Krehbiel died October 5, 2020 at Advent Health Hospital in Shawnee Mission, KS. He was born March 13, 1946 to Vernon E. and M. Lucile (Hornbaker) Krehbiel. He attended elementary and high school in Pretty Prairie, KS and graduated from the University of Kansas School of Business in 1968. He was a member of the National Association of Tax Preparers and former member of the Kansas Association of School Boards.
Vern will be best remembered for his dedication to his beloved Jayhawks. March madness was his favorite time of year, and he rarely missed watching a KU basketball game. He also had a passion for barbershop music and would often attend barbershop conventions. His love of sharing corny jokes and making people laugh is something that will never be forgotten.
Vern was preceded in death by his parents, infant brother, Drew Elvin, and stepson, Phillip Wickstrom. He is survived by a daughter, Amanda (Kevin) McCune, Wichita, a sister, Rhea Joan (Gregory) Pease, Topeka, partner, Christi Jo Rush, Independence, MO, four grandchildren, Jakob McCune, Kathryn McCune, Chesnie McCune and Adrian McCune, all of Wichita, a nephew, Benjamin Pease, Lawrence, and a niece, Kirsten (Edward) Prekopy, Topeka.
A celebration of life will be held on Friday, October 30th at 2:00 p.m., at Molamphy Park, 7530 W 110th St, Overland Park, KS. Burial will be at Lone Star Cemetery, Pretty Prairie, KS, on Saturday, October 24 at 2:00 p.m.