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Obituaries

Obituaries

Doris Evelyn Quakenbush Lawrence

Memorial services for Doris Evelyn Quakenbush, Lawrence, will be private.Mrs. Quakenbush died Tuesday, March 18, 2008, at her home.She was born in Artesia, N.M., the daughter of Vernon L. and Grace Pearce Norris.Mrs. Quakenbush worked at Weavers for 35 years, where she was a manager in the Clinique Counter Department for the last 15 years. She was a member of Plymouth Congregational Church and Beta Sigma Phi.She married Roger L. Quakenbush on Dec. 31, 1961, in Lawrence. He died Aug. 30, 2006.Other survivors include a daughter, Kim Brecheisen and husband Dale L., Van Wert, Iowa; three sons, Don Michael Dever, Marc Deveraux and wife Michelle, California, and Mitch Dever, Palm Springs, Calif.; seven grandchildren, Brandon, Clayton, Misty, Jada, Jasper, Mimi and Sara. Mrs. Quakenbush was preceded in death by a daughter, Marti Cushinberry. The family suggests memorials to the Lawrence Humane Society, sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary.The family will receive friends from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the mortuary.Online condolences may be sent at <a href="http://www.warrenmcelwain.com">www.warrenmcelwain.com</a>, subject: Quakenbush.