Private service for Brenda Louise Jardon, 59 will be held on Friday, March 20, 2020 with a Mass of Christian Burial at Corpus Christi Catholic Church, Lawrence, Kansas. Burial will follow at Mt. Calvary Cemetery in Lawrence. Brenda passed away of kidney cancer on Sunday, March 15, 2020 at LMH Health.
Brenda was born on November 6, 1960 in Lawrence, Ks. She attended Lawrence Public schools and graduated from LHS in 1979. Brenda worked at Hallmark Cards for 33 years. She worked in several printing departments and retired in 2011 as a quality coordinator.
She married Donald Edward Jardon on October 25, 1991. He survives of the home.
She was a member of Corpus Christi Church.
Brenda loved her dogs; Dixie, Annie, Jenny, Pooch, and Sweetie; her backyard chickens aka “The Yorkshire Yardbirds”. But most of all she loved her grandkids. Brenda and Don loved seafood, sailing at the lake, and made yearly camping trips to Maine for 18 of the last 19 years.
Other survivors include her mother, Marilyn (Shields) Blevins; son Jim (Antonia) Hahn, and their children, Ali and James Hahn; son Justin (Taylor) Hahn and their children, Charlie Pearl, and Little Taylor Hahn; stepdaughter, Linda (Joey) Gutierrez and their son, Trenton Clark; stepdaughter, Laura (Jason) Guinn and their children, Makayla, Nataleigh, Kadence, Isabelle, and Harmony; and brother, Bill (Lori) Blevins, Lawrence. She is also survived by her nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews, and a great granddaughter.
In lieu of flowers, Brenda desired memorials in her name to the Lawrence Humane Society or to a charity of donor’s choice may be sent in care of the Warren-McElwain Mortuary, 120 W. 13th Street, Lawrence, KS 66044.