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Obituaries

Obituaries

Dorothy Mae Murphy Mettner 1913 - 2005

Services for Dorothy Mae Murphy Mettner, 92, Lawrence, will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Lawrence Presbyterian Manor. Private inurnment will be in Oak Hill Cemetery in Lawrence.Mrs. Mettner died Sunday, Dec. 11, 2005, at Lawrence Presbyterian Manor.She was born Aug. 18, 1913, in Grinnell, Iowa, the daughter of George R. and Vesta Swenson Murphy. She graduated from Marshalltown High School in 1931.Mrs. Mettner was a homemaker. She was a member of Plymouth Congregational Church in Lawrence and the Lawrence Country Club.She married Carl W. Mett-ner Jr. on Dec. 25, 1936, in Marshalltown, Iowa. He died July 18, 1974.Survivors include a sister-in-law, Helen Mettner Cox, Topeka; a nephew, Randy Mettner, Topeka; and a niece, Marty McHenry, Overland Park.The family suggests memorials to Lawrence Presbyterian Manor Wellness Center, 1429 Kasold Drive, Lawrence 66049.Online condolences may be sent at <a href="http://www.rumsey-yost.com"<.www.rumsey-yost.com">www.rumsey-yost.com</a>.