Dorothy Dahlin Bridgens 1924 - 2009 Lawrence
Memorial services for Dorothy Dahlin Bridgens, 85, Lawrence, will be at 1:30 p.m. Monday at the First Southern Baptist Church, 4300 W. Sixth St., Lawrence. Cremation is planned.
Mrs. Bridgens died Sunday, July 19, 2009, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital, the result of a stroke.
She was born June 1, 1924, the daughter of Eli and Peggy Kahlin. She grew up in Kansas City, Kan., and attended Wyandotte High School, the Kansas City, Kan., Junior College and Kansas University, where she was a member of the Pi Beta Phi Sorority.
She married Bill Bridgens. He survives, of the home.
Other survivors include two sons, Cris Bridgens, Baldwin City, and Gregg Bridgens and wife Terrie, Lawrence; six grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
The family suggests memorials to the Lawrence Cancer Society, sent in care of the Lawrence Funeral Chapel, 3821 W. Sixth St. Lawrence, KS 66049.
Online condolences may be sent at barnettchapeloaks.com.