Ione Marie Carnine, 104, Topeka, passed away Monday, April 1,2019.
Ione was born December 2, 1914 in Aberdeen, SD, the daughter of Guy C. and Clara Belle (Fulker) Lindsey. She graduated from South East High School in Kansas City, MO.
She was employed by Fairmont Creamery in Council Grove, Blacktop Construction and RedX pharmacy as a bookkeeper in Emporia.
She was a lifetime member of Miriam Chapter O.E.S., First United Methodist Church both in Emporia and First Southern Baptist Church of Topeka.
Ione married Harold Lyder on September 8, 1935 in Mound City, KS. He died December 28,1960. She married Don R. Carnine on August 3, 1963. They later divorced. Survivors include daughter, Carol M. Smith, Topeka; 4 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and 9 great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by 2 brothers, 1 sister and 1 great great granddaughter
Memorial services will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 13, 2019 at First Southern Baptist Church. The family will receive friends at the church one hour prior to the service. Private family inurnment will be in the Paola Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to First Southern Baptist Church, 1912 SW Gage, Topeka, KS 66604 and Gideons International.
Dove Southwest Chapel is assisting with arrangements. To leave a special message for the family online, click the Share Memories button above.