Lezlie Gean

Obituary of Lezlie Gean

Lezlie Claudyne (Tomlinson) Gean, 42, of Humboldt died December 6,2017 at KU Medical Center surrounded by family. She was born to Vaughn and Linda (Lindsay) Tomlinson October 4, 1975. Vaughn passed away in May of 1977.

 

Linda and Joseph Michael were married April 9, 1983 and made their home east of Humboldt, where they raised Lezlie and her two younger siblings.

 

Lezlie was a member of St. Peter's Lutheran Church. She graduated from Humboldt High School in 1994. Lezlie started work at Southeast Kansas Mental Health Center in Humboldt April 10, 1995. She spent the next twenty-two years enjoying helping others who needed care.

 

Michael Gean and Lezlie were married at St. Peter's Lutheran Church October 17, 1998. The family was blessed with Michael's two sons from a previous marriage, Garron and Ryan. To this union were born three children, Evan, Madison and Aiden. Garron and Ryan blessed her with three grandchildren; Hilary, Daigan and Adrian.

 

Lezlie loved spending time with her family. She was a dedicated and loving wife, mother, grandmother, daughter and sister. All five children were involved in sports and Lezlie enjoyed taking them to practices and watching their games. Her family was the center of her world and being with them was her favorite pastime. Many happy times were spent at her parents' home, surrounded by her family.

 

Lezlie is survived by her husband, Michael; children Garron and his wife, Audrey, of Humboldt, Ryan of Chanute, Evan, Madison and Aiden of the home; parents Linda and Joseph Michael of Humboldt; siblings Travis Tomlinson of Iola, Dana Michael of Frontenac, Kansas, Butch Tomlinson and wife, Veronica, of Piqua, Tina Murcko and husband, Rick, of Iola; three grandchildren; grandmothers Dixie Lindsay of Iola, Vada (Michael) Aikins of Humboldt, JoAnn Michael of Topeka, and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.

 

She was preceded in death by her father, Vaughn, grandparents Emmett Lindsay, Roy Aikins, Glen Michael, and Kenny and Claudine Coy, four uncles, two great uncles, three great aunts, and by numerous cousins.

 

A funeral service will be 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at St. Peter's Lutheran Church in Humboldt. Visitation will be Monday the 11th from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Feuerborn Family Funeral Service, 1883 US Hwy 54, Iola. Contributions in her memory are suggested to the Lezlie C. Gean Memorial Fund. A fund for her children's education has been set up at https://www.gofundme.com/lezlies-kids-educationsports-fund. Notes can be left for her family at www.feuerbornfuneral.com.