Gaynelle H. McCloskey
Gaynelle H. McCloskey
    WICHITA, KANSAS – Gaynelle H. McCloskey, 86, retired first grade teacher at Caldwell Elementary School, died on Saturday, November 3, 2018.
    Funeral Service will be at 11:00 a.m., Friday, November 9, 2018, at Metropolitan Baptist Church, Wichita, Kansas.
    Graveside Service will be at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, November 10, 2018, at Memorial Park Cemetery, Bartlesville, Oklahoma.
    Gaynelle received an undergraduate degree from Hardin-Simmons University, her graduate degree from the University of Texas at Austin, and continuing education from Wichita State University. She enjoyed reading and teaching Sunday School.
    She was preceded in death by her husband, Stephen Vincent McCloskey; and parents, Lonnie and Lorene Holcomb.
    She is survived by her sons, Lance Blaine McCloskey and Shawn Evan McCloskey, both of Wichita, Kansas.
    In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established with: Cooperative Program Southern Baptist Convention, c/o Metropolitan Baptist Church, 525 W. Douglas Ave., Wichita, KS 67213.
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