Kristen Lisa Petrone, 68, Lansing, was called home peacefully in her sleep from a long battle with cancer on Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020. She was born Oct. 21, 1951 in Glendale, California to Richard Edward Petrone and Delores Jean Leatham. She was the oldest of four children. She was preceded in death by both her parents.


She is survived by her daughters, Sunshine Petrone, Lansing, Kansas and Buffie Wingerter (Lux), Tonganoxie, Kansas and five grandchildren, Kenneth Banks, Trinity Richardson, Mykah Wingerter, Brea Wingerter; sisters, Nancy Petrone, Kale Petrone, and Jody Madden; nieces, Nicole Deal and Mandy Trujillo; and a host of other family and friends to cherish her memories.


Services will be held Thursday, Sept. 24, 2020 at New Beginnings Missionary Baptist Church, 107 E. Kay St., Lansing, Kansas. Visitation will be from 9-11 a.m. followed by her homegoing service at 11 a.m.