Verna Darlene Brown Springston Calvert Kaplan
Verna Darlene Kaplan, 86, of Olathe, Kansas, passed away peacefully on April 17, 2014 at Garden Terrace of Overland Park.
She was born July 1, 1927 in Mildred, KS, daughter of Joseph and Ionia Brown. She graduated from Iola High School. She worked as a legal secretary for many years and ended her career as the Administrative Assistant to the Chief Justice of the Kansas Supreme Court. Verna greatly enjoyed spending time with her family.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her two husbands, Lloyd Springston and Max Kaplan and a daughter, Verna Starkey and two brothers, Ray and Leo Brown. She is survived by three children, Myrna (Steve) Keplinger of Springfield, VA, Greg (Holly) Springston of Shawnee, KS and Debra (Tom) Billups of Wimberley, TX, many grandchildren and great-grandchildren and her ex-spouse, Bill Calvert.
A private family gathering will be held.