Nov 07,1936---Sep 11,2020

Geraldine Marie “Gerri” (Brungardt) Enslinger, 83, passed away on September 11, 2020 in Lenexa, Kansas.
Gerri was born on November 7, 1936, in Victoria, Kansas, to Joseph and Elizabeth (Wellbrock) Brungardt.  She was a 1954 graduate of Hays High School.  On September 13, 1958, she was united in marriage to Cornelius “Corny” Enslinger in Hays, Kansas, and they were married for 62 years.
Survivors include her husband Cornelius Enslinger of Lenexa, Kansas; a daughter, Gloria Rohr and husband Neil of Morgan Hill, California;  three sons, Darrell Enslinger of Olathe, Kansas; Dennis Enslinger and husband Tom Lore of Washington, D.C.; and Dean Enslinger and wife Chelsea of Overland Park, Kansas.
She has 10 grandchildren: Nolan Enslinger, Scott Rohr, Sarah Mallery, Danielle Lytle, Alec Enslinger, Garrett Enslinger, Kaila Enslinger, Kallie Enslinger, Grant Enslinger, and Carter Enslinger.  She has 11 great-grandchildren: Coby Enslinger, Quentin Enslinger, Tatum Enslinger, Malcolm Cairns, Cooper Mallery, Sophia Rohr, Harrison Enslinger, Madison Mallery, Cade Enslinger, Maxwell Rohr, and Eva Enslinger. 
She is also survived by five sisters: Doreen Wildeman of Grainfield, Kansas; Mae Suppes of Great Bend, Kansas; Helen Van Quaethem of Kansas City, Missouri; Mary Brungardt and Rose Brungardt, both of Overland Park, Kansas; and her brother Dale Brungardt and wife Thuong of Hays, Kansas.  She also has numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her grandparents Balthasar and Rosa (Frank) Brungardt, and John and Anna (Broekelman) Wellbrock; her parents Joseph and Elizabeth Brungardt; and brother-in-laws John Van Quaethem, Edward Suppes, and Francis Wildeman.
Gerri was a shipping clerk for A.P.S. Warehouse in Great Bend, Kansas. She was a member of Daughters of Isabella for 61 years, St. Patrick Altar Society, and the Central Kansas Thread Benders Quilt Club.
Funeral services arranged by Porter Funeral Home of Lenexa ( A funeral mass will be held at the Holy Spirit Catholic Parish of Overland Park, at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, October 2. Inurnment to follow at Resurrection Catholic Cemetery of Lenexa. 
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial gifts be sent to Porter Funeral Home. Memorial gifts will be sent to Interim Hospice Care and Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research.
The family would like to thank the nurses and caretakers of Interim Hospice Care for their loving care of Gerri. 


Troy Wildeman Sep 14 ,2020

Nephew ,Grainfield ,Kansas

Aunt Gerri will be missed by many. Our thought and prayers are with you all. Love, Troy, Kim, Doreen, Dalton & Amber

Joan Hada Sep 14 ,2020

Friend of Darrell

Prayers and strength to the family.

Lavern and Betty Augustine Sep 15 ,2020

Friends ,Hays ,Kansas

Corny & Family You have Augie & Betty's deepest sympathy We have her, and all in our prayers. Love Augie & Betty

Elaine Engel Sep 16 ,2020

Dear Helen and the entire family: My deepest sympathy in the passing of your sister, mother, aunt, daughter and friend! I did not know her but my mother went to school with Helen. May God bless you all. Sincerely, Elaine Engel, daughter of the late Anita Leiker Engel

Paul & Glenda Gill Sep 16 ,2020

HHS Classmates ,Fort Collins ,Colorado

The entire HHS "Class of '54" send our condolences and strengthening prayers to Corney and the extended family. Gerri was a great contributor to our class and the entire Hays High student body family and teaching staff.

Tammy(Augustine) Anderson Sep 16 ,2020

Friend ,Hays ,Kansas

Sending prayer to you all! Have some great memories of my childhood living next to your family! Tammy Anderson

Paul and Karla Vandivier Sep 17 ,2020

Friends ,Lacrosse ,Kansas

We’re saddened by the passing of Gerri. She and Corny were always great to be with! Over the years we spent alot of good times together. Our prayers are with her family, God bless you all. Paul and Karla Vandivier

Tamra Romine Sep 17 ,2020

Friend ,Great Bend ,Kansas

God Bless you all my thoughts and prayers are with your family.

Debbie Casper Sep 20 ,2020

I am so sorry for your loss. She was such a great person. Corney I will be praying for you and your family. My sincere condolences.

Diane and Dan Delaney Sep 20 ,2020

Friends of Dean ,Great Bend ,Kansas

Dean we are so sorry to hear about your mother. Please know you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers Diane & Dan Delaney

Bill McKee Sep 20 ,2020

Former co-worker ,Colleyville ,Texas

Sorry to hear of Gerri’s passing. She was a fine lady. I know she had to be a great mother and grandmother. So sorry for your loss. Bill McKee APS Inc 1985-1986

Charlie & Raeann Suppes Sep 22 ,2020

Friend & Relative ,MARSHALL ,Missouri

Corny, so sorry to hear of Gerri's passing. We wish to express our deepest sympathy to you and your family. You are in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult and sad time.

Larry Enslinger Sep 23 ,2020

Nephew ,Fort Worth ,Texas

Corny, sorry to hear about Gerri. Hope and pray things are going OK for you and your family. I will give you a call to see how your doing. Probably will not be able to make the funeral but will have you and Geri in my prayers.

Linus Leiker Sep 30 ,2020

cousin ,Baldwin City ,Kansas

A very good long life. She found a better place. Sorry for your Los

Funeral Mass
Holy Spirit Catholic Church
11300 W. 103rd St.
Overland Park
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Oct 02 ,2020
10:00 AM
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