Lola Margaret Renick


Lola Margaret Renick, 84, died Monday, Jan. 27, 2014, at her home in Garden City.

Lola Margaret Renick, 84, died Monday, Jan. 27, 2014, at her home in Garden City.

She was born Aug. 14, 1929, in Dodge City, to Harold Raymond and Thelma Oneita Armentrout Hoskinson. She grew up in the Copeland and Ingalls area, graduated from Ingalls High School and attended Dodge City Community College.

On Feb. 28, 1949, she married Donald Ray Renick in Ingalls. He died Oct. 14, 2003. She also was preceded in death by her parents; three brothers, Harold Hoskinson Jr., Ron Hoskinson and Richard Hoskinson; a granddaughter, Starla Renee Renick; and a brother-in-law, Rodney Lies.

Before her marriage, Mrs. Renick worked for a law firm and then worked as a secretary for the Cimarron Insurance Company. After her marriage, she and her husband farmed in the Charleston area. A Garden City resident since 1990, she was a member of St. Dominic Catholic Church of Garden City, St. Stanislaus Catholic Church of Ingalls, The Golf Club at Southwind of Garden City, Ironwood Country Club of Palm Desert, Calif., and Kissing Camels Country Club of Colorado Springs, Colo.

Mrs. Renick was a 4-H project leader and enjoyed being around children of all ages. She enjoyed baking pies, cakes, cookies, cinnamon rolls and making jellies for the Farmers Market for the past 10 years. She also cooked and baked for many funeral dinners and friends. She was involved with the Ingalls Alumni Reunion Committee, enjoyed welcoming people to her home and various events, and liked taking photographs, using her computer, and emailing friends, especially for reunion and family activities.

Survivors include six children, Michael R. Renick and wife Judy of Cimarron, Mark A. Renick and wife Cheri of Cimarron, Janice K. Renick of Garden City, Gary S. Renick and wife Dosha of St. Joseph, Minn., Bruce G. Renick of Ingalls, and Julie A. Walker and husband Duane of Bella Vista, Ark.; five brothers, Dan Hoskinson and wife Barbara of Forsyth, Mo., Charles Hoskinson and wife Mary of Cimarron, Melvin Hoskinson and wife Merry of Wichita, Leonard Hoskinson and wife Shirley of Fort Dodge, and Joe Hoskinson and wife Kay of Garden City; two sisters, Clarine "Toke" Heiman and husband Gene of Garden City, and Karol Lies of Minneola; and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Vigil service will begin at 7 p.m. Friday at St. Dominic Catholic Church, Garden City. Funeral Mass will begin at 11 a.m. Saturday at the church, with Father Reginald A. Urban as celebrant.

Visitation hours are 3 to 8 p.m. Thursday and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday at Garnand Funeral Home, Garden City. Condolences may be emailed to Memorials are suggested to St. Dominic Catholic Church or Shepherd Of The Plains Foundation, both in care of the funeral home, 412 N. Seventh St., Garden City, KS 67846.

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