Twila Sybil Converse, 72, of rural Olsburg, died Saturday, July 19, 2014, at the Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan.
The family provided the following information.
Sybil was born in Emporia on Nov. 17, 1941, the daughter of Dr. Ralph and Genevieve Barrett, of Burlington.
When her father returned to Kansas State College to complete his education in veterinary medicine, she began her education in Manhattan. She also attended schools in Hoisington, Leroy, and Burlington. She earned her bachelor’s degree in elementary education from Kansas
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