Agnes M. Scharer

Agnes M. Scharer, 70, of Leavenworth, died Thursday, March 3, 2011, at Providence Medical Center.

Agnes M. Scharer

She was born Dec. 2, 1940, in Topeka, Kan., the daughter of Rollie and Vera (Marshall) Hudson.

On Sept. 5, 1958, she married Charles Scharer at St. Joseph Church in Leavenworth. They later divorced.

Aggie is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Elizabeth “Lisa” and Crescencio Figueroa of Lansing; her siblings, Maureen (Gary) Fox, Ray (Mary Kay) Hudson, Jerry (Sally) Hudson and Lowell (Carolyn) Hudson.

She was preceded in death by her sister, Sheila Beaman on Jan. 9, 2009.

Since 1976, Aggie worked as a local florist making many friends along the way.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, March 7, 2011, at the R.L. Leintz Funeral Home. The rosary will be prayed at 6 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, March 8, 2011, at St. Joseph Church with Rev. David McEvoy, O.Carm.,  as celebrant. Burial will follow at Mount Calvary Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to LAWS (Leavenworth Animal Welfare Society)