Obituaries

Justin Conway Baskins 1961 - 2011 Baldwin City

Services for Justin Conway Baskins, 49, Baldwin City, were Monday, Jan. 31, at Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence. Burial was at Oak Hill Cemetery in Lawrence.
Mr. Baskins died Thursday, Jan. 27, 2011, at Kansas City Hospice House, Kansas City, Mo.
He was born April 15, 1961, in Windsor, Mo., the son of James D. and Maudie Darlene (Hager) Baskins.
He graduated high school in Denver.
Mr. Baskins was a heating, ventilation and air-conditioning service technician for 30 years. He was a member of the National Rifle Association.
Survivors include his parents, James and Darlene, Baldwin City; a daughter, Stephanie Leistra, Lawrence; two sons, Christopher Baskins, San Diego, and Jeremy Baskins, Denver; a granddaughter; two sisters, Jami Thompson, Baldwin City, and Carmen Barela, Denver.
A son, Michale Baskins, died earlier.
The family suggests memorials in his name to Paralyzed Veterans of America and may be sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary, 120 W. 13th St., Lawrence, KS 66044.