Sharon Lee (Ray) Guthrie

A celebration of life for Sharon Lee (Ray) Guthrie, 61, Olathe, formerly of Topeka and Lawrence, will be held in spring 2012.
Ms. Guthrie died Thursday, Dec. 15, 2011, at home, following a battle with cancer.
She was born Sept. 28, 1950, in Lawrence, the daughter of Wilbur and Meredith Ray. She attended and graduated from Lawrence schools.
Ms. Guthrie worked at King Radio and volunteered at the Ronald McDonald House in Topeka. During the Christmas season, she rang bells for the Salvation Army.
She married Joseph L. Guthrie on July 19, 1969. They later divorced.
Survivors include two sons, David E. Guthrie, and Joseph B. Guthrie and wife Nikki S.; three sisters, Barbara Lemon, Beverly Craig and Carolyn Ray; and two granddaughters.
She was preceded in death by her parents, four brothers and a sister.
The family suggests memorials in her name to Capitol Federal Savings.
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