Sharon Louise Chaney 1945 - 2010 Lawrence
Services for Sharon Louise Chaney, 64, Lawrence, will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery.
Ms. Chaney died Sunday, Feb. 14, 2010, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.
She was born Oct. 7, 1945, in Welch, Okla., the daughter of Roy N. and Rosa C. Williams Chaney.
She moved to Lawrence with her family during her early childhood years. She graduated from Lawrence High School in 1963.
She was a seamstress by trade and enjoyed sewing, crafts and reading.
She married Chester M. Whitebread Jr. in June of 1964. They divorced in 1976.
Survivors include four sons, Darrell D. Whitebread and wife Christine, Shawnee, Shawn W. Whitebread and wife Tina, Independence, Mo., Chad B. Whitebread and wife Megan, Eudora, and Scott M. Whitebread and wife Andrea, Grandview, Mo.; a daughter, Cheri A. Torneden and husband Jeff, Weaverville, N.C.; six brothers, Marvin E., Wellsville, James O. “Joe,” Linwood, and Donald L., Roy G., Richard R., and John M., all of Lawrence; and 14 grandchildren.
Friends may call from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home, where the family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
The family suggests memorials to the Sharon L. Chaney Memorial Fund, sent in care of the funeral home, 601 Ind., Lawrence, KS 66044. Memorials will be given to a charity of the family’s choice.
Online condolences may be sent at rumsey-yost.com