Obituaries

Obituaries

Dorothy L. Farmer 1914 - 2010 Lawrence

Graveside services for Dorothy L. Farmer, 96, Eudora, will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Oak Hill Cemetery, Lawrence.
Mrs. Farmer died Tuesday, Dec. 14, 2010, at her home.
She was born June 17, 1914, in Des Moines, Iowa, the daughter of Charles and Dora Peters Oakes.
Mrs. Farmer was a homemaker.
She married Everett R. Farmer on Feb. 15, 1935. He preceded her in death on Jan. 5, 1986.
She was also preceded in death by three sisters, Virginia, Theda and Zella, and three brothers, Charles, Wilbur and Henry.
Survivors include a son, Everett R. Farmer and wife Virgie, Eudora; two sisters, Maxine and Wilma, both of Lawrence; grandchildren Virgie K. Farmer, Robert D. Farmer, Dorothy F. Turley and Linda L. Cosco; great-grandchildren Christopher, David, Annie and Travis; and great-great-grandchildren Mathew, Ryan, Patrick and Christopher Jr.
Friends may call from noon to 8 p.m. today at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home.
The family suggests memorials to Douglas County Visiting Nurses, Rehabilitation and Hospice Care, sent in care of the funeral home, 601 Ind., Lawrence, KS 66044.
Online condolences may be sent at rumsey-yost.com.