Mae Luella Worth 1926 - 2011 Lawrence
Graveside service for Mae Luella Worth, 84, Lawrence, will be held at 4 p.m. Thursday at Memorial Park Cemetery, Lawrence.
Mrs. Worth died Monday, April 25, 2011, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.
She was born on Nov. 11, 1926 in Larimore, N.D., the daughter of Peter and Josephine Braaten.
Mrs. Worth was a homemaker her entire life. She loved spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She married Joseph “Joe” Worth on April 16, 1945, in Aberdeen, Wash. He preceded her in death on June 11, 1998.
She was also preceded in death by several siblings.
Survivors include three sons, Ernest Worth, Apache Junction, Ariz., Joe Worth, Umatilla, Ore., and Edward Worth, Toledo, Wash.; four daughters, Carol French and Donna Gomez, both of Lawrence, Maryann Walters, Vancouver, Wash., and Jeannie Dover, Nevada; 27 grandchildren; and many great- and great-great-grandchildren.
The family suggests memorials to Lawrence Friends Church, 1601 N.H., or sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary, 120 W. 13th St., Lawrence, KS 66044.
Online condolences can be sent to warren-mcelwain.com