Obituaries

Obituaries

Dorothy Ellen Champion 1910 - 2005 Lawrence

Services for Dorothy Ellen Champion, 95, Lawrence, will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Tonganoxie Christian Church. Burial will be in Hubbel Hill Cemetery in Tonganoxie.Mrs. Champion died Monday, Aug. 1, 2005, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.She was born Jan. 7, 1910, in McLouth, the daughter of Syl and Ella Moses White. She graduated from McLouth High School.Mrs. Champion and her husband owned and operated Champion IGA in Tonganoxie for 33 years.She married Harold K. Champion on Jan. 28, 1931, in McLouth. He died Sept. 5, 1996.Survivors include two daughters, Joann Schultz, Tonganoxie, and Marilyn Stahl, Springhill; five grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. The family will receive friends from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday at Quisenberry Funeral Home in Tonganoxie.The family suggests memorials to the Lawrence Presbyterian Good Samaritan Fund or the church of the donor's choice, sent in care of the funeral home, PO Box 933, Tonganoxie 66086.