Obituaries

Obituaries

Diana J. Guffey 1947 - 2011 Kansas City, Kan.

Paid family tribute

Diana J. Guffey, aka Aunt DeeDi, 63, of Kansas City, KS, died Tuesday, October 11, 2011 at Providence Place Care Center in Kansas City, KS. Graveside services will be 1:00 p.m. Sunday, October 16, at the Maple Grove Cemetery in Lecompton, KS. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to Catholic Community Hospice, 9740 W. 87th St., Overland Park, KS 66212 or the ALS Association Keith Worthington Chapter, 6950 Squibb Rd, Suite 210, Mission, KS 66202.
Diana was born October 12, 1947, in Lawrence, KS, the daughter of Raymond M & Irene McMinn Sanford. She had worked as an executive secretary for Boeing Aerospace for over 20 years. She had lived in Kansas City, KS, for the past 7 years after living in St. Louis & California. She married Robert Guffey in 1970 in Lecompton, KS, they later divorced. She had also been a carrier for the Lawrence Journal-World in the 1960’s.
She is survived by her siblings, Galen Sanford & wife Dianne of Camdenton, MO, Karen Werts of Topeka, KS & her twin brother, Dan Sanford of Lecompton, KS. Online condolences may be expressed at www.chapeloaksne.com. (Arrangements, Chapel Oaks Funeral Home, Lawrence, KS 785-841-3822)

This information was provided to the Journal-World as a paid tribute.