Daniel Roberts Bearss 1921 - 2005 Olathe
Services for Daniel Roberts Bearss, 84, Olathe, will be at 2 p.m. Monday at First Presbyterian Church in Olathe. Inurnment will be at a later date. Mr. Bearss died Sunday, July 17, 2005, at Olathe Medical Center. He was born Jan. 19, 1921, in Kansas City, Kan., the son of Daniel and Gertrude Hoffecker Bearss. He moved to Olathe in 1935 and graduated from Olathe High School in 1938. Mr. Bearss worked for the U.S. Post Office in Olathe from 1945 until he retired as an assistant post master in 1976. He was a member of First Presbyterian Church, where he served as a church elder. He was also a member of the North American Bridge League, where he achieved the status of life master. He married Virginia Frink on Jan. 4, 1958, at First Presbyterian Church in Olathe. She survives, of the home. Other survivors include two sons, Gordon M., Ottawa, and Gregg D., Olathe. The family suggests memorials to the church, sent in care of Wilson's Funeral Home, P.O. Box 486, Wellsville 66092.