Obituaries

Obituaries

Helen "Tudi" Westcott 1936 - 2006 Lawrence

Memorial Services for Helen "Tudi" Westcott, 70, Lawrence, will be at 2 p.m. Monday, at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. Mrs. Westcott died Friday, Nov. 24, 2006, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.She was born Sept. 4, 1936, in Milo, Mo., the daughter of Joe Starlin and Dona Mann Starlin. She attended school in Sheldon, Mo. Mrs. Westcott moved to Lawrence in 1972. She was a homemaker.She married John Westcott on Sept. 12, 1956, in Nevada, Mo. He survives, of the home. Other survivors include a son, Greg Westcott, of Lawrence; two daughters, La Jon Pruett, of Perry, and Treni Westcott, of Lawrence; a brother, Randy Starlin, of Sheldon, Mo.; four sisters, Joyce Hoover, of Wichita, Fran Hilburn, Betty Bright and Doris McGrath, all of Nevada, Mo.; seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.She was preceded in death by her parents, Joe and Dona Starlin; two brothers, Harvey and Jim Starlin; and a sister, Shirley Leavell.The family suggests memorials to Pioneer Ridge Retirement Community, Midwest Health Rehabilitation Unit, sent in care of Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home.Online condolences may be sent to <a href="http://www.rumsey-yost.com">www.rumsey-yost.com</a>.