Family inurnment for Antonia Garrett, 92, Lawrence, KS, will be held at Fort Scott National Cemetery, Fort Scott, KS at a later date. She died Tuesday, April 19, 2011 at Lawrence Memorial Hospital, Lawrence, KS.
She was born on April 14, 1919 in rural Pittsburg, KS the daughter of Anton and Theresa (Yenkol) Sustarsic.She attended school in McCormick and Curranville, KS.
She was a homemaker and helped with several small businesses that she and her husband owned and operated.
Antonia married Wayne F. Garrett on September 29, 1942 in Lamar, MO. He preceded her in death August 2007.
Survivors include one daughter, Gail Van Loenen, and husband, Alan, Lawrence, KS; three grandchildren, Alison Anderson, and husband Troy, Carver, MN, Ethan Van Loenen, Washington, D.C., and Meredith Van Loenen, Dallas, TX; and three great grandchildren, Brittney, Cassidy, and Nicholas Anderson. She was also preceded in death by two brothers, Tony and Frank Sustarsic; and two sisters, Mary Hofer and Fannie Coleman.