Obituary-Sonja (Blackwood) Risetter

Sonja (Blackwood) Risetter, age 74 entered into rest, Monday, December 26, 2022 at her residence in Junction City, Kansas.  She was born on May 27, 1948 in Concordia, Kansas to Dean and Madeleine (Kegle) Blackwood.

Visitation will be held from 1-5 p.m., Thursday, December 29, 2022 at the Chaput Mortuary, Clyde, Kansas, then moving to the church at 5 p.m.  The Rosary service will be held on Thursday evening at 7 p.m. at the St. John The Baptist Catholic Church, Clyde, Kansas.  Family will receive friends after the Rosary in the Church Hall.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:00 a.m., Friday, December 30, 2022 at St. John The Baptist Catholic Church, Clyde, Kansas with Fr. Steven Heina officiating.

Burial will follow in the Mt. Calvary Catholic Cemetery, Clyde, Kansas. Family and friends will gather back at the church where a luncheon will be served.

The family suggests memorials to St. John The Baptist Catholic Church, Guardians of St. Joseph Church Foundation or V.F.W. Post 7515 in care of the funeral home.  in care of Chaput Mortuary, PO Box 291, Clyde, KS 66938.  For online condolences please visit,

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