Regina Ann Knudson

Regina A. Knudson, 55, of Leavenworth, passed away, Wednesday, June 19, 2013, from a lengthy battle with breast cancer. She was born Jan. 5, 1958, in Leavenworth, Kan., the daughter of Wesley L. and Ethel M. (Kumm) MacGinnis, Sr.

Regina Knudson

She was a 1976 graduate of Lansing High School. On Aug. 20, 1977, she married James Knudson, they later divorced in 1990.

Regina worked at Hallmark Cards from 1976 to 1980, she also worked at daycare homes and Remel from 1996 to 2001. Regina was most recently employed at Country Care in Easton, Kan.

She is survived by her daughter, Kimberly (Christopher) Campbell of Kansas City, Mo.; two brothers, Wesley (Ruth) MacGinnis Jr. of Lansing, Kan., and Kenneth MacGinnis of Leavenworth, Kan.; two sisters, Donna (John) O’ Herron of Lansing, Kan. and Barbara Spears of Leavenworth, Kan.; two granddaughters, Natalie and Olivia of Kansas City, Mo.; three nephews, Steven Garnett, Chase Garnett, and Bradley Garnett; and long time companion of 10 years, Dale Stanton.

Regina was preceded in death by her mother.

Visitation will be 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday, June 23, 2013, at the R.L. Leintz Funeral Home. Funeral service will begin at 10 a.m. Monday, at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Sunset Memory Gardens Cemetery. The family will have a luncheon following the services. In lieu of flowers contributions may be given to L.A.W.S. or A.S.P.C.A.