Amber Rae (Olsen) Prigge

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Mrs. Amber Rae (Olsen) Prigge, born on June 12, 1971 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, to Rodney "Gyp" and Betty Olsen, passed on at age 47 from cancer on July 3, 2018 in Leavenworth, Kansas. She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Ross and Laura Cunningham and Rodney and Patricia Olsen. Amber is survived by her husband, Col. Chris Prigge, and their ten children, Ashley, Erica, Victoria, Heather, Christopher, Johnathan, Andrew, Sarah, Stephen and Caroline; and sisters, Roxanne Struppeck, Laura Hallin, and Heather Marx. Amber loved life, loved people, and loved Jesus. She especially enjoyed hosting parties for family and friends. Donations can be sent to GoFundMe.com/mother-of-10-battling-cancer. Friends and family may attend the memorial service on Saturday, July 14 at 10:00 a.m. at Hope Family Fellowship, 2420 S 53rd Lane, Kansas City, Kansas, 66106.
Published in TheAdvocate.com from July 8 to July 14, 2018