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Obituaries

Obituaries

Doris Yvonne Wolfe 1934 - 2012 Topeka

Doris Yvonne Wolfe, age 78, died Oct. 31, 2012, at Midland Care Hospice House, Topeka, KS. She was born Sept. 23, 1934, in Lawrence, KS, the daughter of Daniel Ross and Olive Moon. She attended Lawrence schools, graduating in 1952 from Lawrence High School.
Doris married George J. Stevens, Jr., July 1, 1952. They had a son, Michael Dale, born Oct. 30, 1953, in San Antonio, TX. George died Oct. 9, 1958. Doris was married to Robert E. Wolfe on June 3, 1961, in Topeka; he died Sept. 7, 2009.
Besides her parents, George, and Robert, Doris was preceded in death by a brother – Donald L. Moon. Survivors include her son, Michael D. Wolfe (Leslie), Kansas City, MO, two step-grandchildren – Curtis and Julia Lee, Lawrence, two brothers – Duane Moon, Lawrence, and Virgil Moon, Cheyenne, WY.
In addition to lovingly caring for her family and cats, Doris worked as an Activity Director at Eventide Convalescent Center, Topeka, for eight years. She was an expert seamstress and enjoyed many crafts. She had a special fondness for feeding and watching the birds at her feeders during all seasons of the year.
Cremation has taken place. A private celebration of life will be held Sunday, November 11, from 1:00 to 4:00 pm at her home.
Memorial contributions may be made in lieu of flowers to Midland Care Hospice, 200 SW Frazier Circle, Topeka, KS 66606.
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