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Obituaries

Obituaries

Barbara Stine 1922 - 2006

Services for Barbara Stine, 83, Lawrence, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery in Lawrence.Mrs. Stine died Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2006, at Select Specialty Hospital in Overland Park. She was born Feb. 25, 1922, in Jefferson County, the daughter of Harry C. and Audrey Belle Rummel Zook. She graduated from McLouth High School and received a teaching certificate from Emporia State Teachers College.Mrs. Stine taught in Jefferson County for three years. She then worked as a nurse assistant at Lawrence Memorial Hospital for 20 years and retired in 1974. She volunteered for Trinity Community Services and other organizations. She was a member of Centenary United Methodist Church and Methodist Women in Lawrence. She was a church treasurer and helped with church visitations. She was also a member of Lawrence Memorial Hospital Auxiliary.She married Walter Allen Stine in 1943. He died Oct. 2, 1981.A son, Donald G. Stine, died in 1991, and a granddaughter died in 1980.Survivors include two sons, David A. Stine, Lawrence, and Daryl L. Stine, Raytown, Mo.; two sisters, Elaine McMillen, Kansas City, Mo., and Florence Gallagher, Lawrence; a brother, Charlie Zook, Sioux City, Iowa; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. until the service hour Saturday at the mortuary.The family suggests memorials to the church, Methodist Women, Jayhawk Service, Edgewood meal site or Trinity Respite Service, sent in care of the mortuary.E-mail condolences may be sent to <a href="mailto:info@warrenmcelwain.com">info@warrenmcelwain.com</a>, subject: Stine.