Obituaries

Obituaries

Margaret E. Sorenson 1924 - 2006

Yates Center - Services for Margaret E. Sorenson, 81, Yates Center, will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at First Christian Church in Yates Center. Graveside services will be at 3 p.m. Wednesday in Oak Grove Cemetery in Perry.Ms. Sorenson died Saturday, Feb. 11, 2006, at Coffey County Hospital in Burlington.She was born July 20, 1924, in Fostoria, the daughter of Walter and Melva White Reavis. She attended school in Perry and moved to Yates Center in 1958.Ms. Sorenson was self-employed as a hairdresser. She was a member of First Christian Church, American Legion Auxiliary and Fiddlers and Pickers, all in Yates Center.Survivors include three sons, Larry Sorenson and Lloyd Black, Yates Center, and Bryan Sorenson, Lawrence; two daughters, Lolita Hill, Lawrence, and Joyce Black, Pomona; a brother, Earl Reavis, Basehor; 12 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.The family will receive friends from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at Campbell Funeral Home in Yates Center.The family suggests memorials to the church or Fiddlers and Pickers, sent in care of the funeral home, P.O. Box 188, Yates Center 66783.