Roberta Jo “Bobbie” Gwinup, 86, of Amarillo, died Monday, Dec. 24, 2012.
Burial will be at 3:00 p.m., Friday, Dec. 28, 2012, in the Waco Cemetery in Salem Township near Haysville, KS. Memorial services will be at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012, at Bethany United Methodist Church in Wichita, KS with Frances Rathbun officiating. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
She was born May 27, 1926, to the late Roy and Lois Warne. She married Galen Gwinup in 1946; they resided in Wellington, Kansas until his death in 1988. She is also preceded in death by four siblings, Ralph Warne, Mary Fox, Milo Warne and Bonnie Champenois. There are two surviving siblings, Ruth Helena of Andover, Kansas and Paul Warne of Owasso, Oklahoma.
Additional survivors include husband Keith Litton of Amarillo, Texas; a daughter Karen Wilson and husband Robert of Toano, Virginia; a son Gayle Gwinup and wife Jonalyn of Tulsa, Oklahoma; a granddaughter, Lyn Gwinup and great-granddaughter, Sydney Gwinup, also of Tulsa, Oklahoma; a stepson Daryl Litton and wife Kathy of Azell, Texas; a stepdaughter, Donna Ellis and husband Ray of Forney, Texas; as well as a host of nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations to a charity of your choice.