A memorial service for Brenda Kay Durr, 49, of Eudora, Ks. will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, June 19, 2010 at the St. Pauls United Church of Christ in Eudora. Private family inurnment will be at a later date in Eudora Cemetery.
Ms. Durr died Sunday, June 13, 2010 at her home in Eudora.
She was born December 21, 1960 in Lawrence, Kansas, the daughter of Robert and Virginia (Brecheisen) Durr.
She was a graduate of Eudora High School in 1979. She received her Bachelors Degree in Journalism from the University of Kansas in 1983.
She worked in Louisiana and Arizona until May 5, 1986, when she returned to Eudora and began work as a paralegal with Shook, Hardy and Bacon in Kansas City, Missouri until her death.
She was a member of the St. Pauls United Church of Christ in Eudora and was very active at the Lawrence Humane Society.
She is survived by her parents, Bob and Virginia Durr of Eudora and her brother, Brent and his wife Mary Durr of Eudora, Kansas.
The family suggests memorial contributions to the Eudora St. Pauls United Church of Christ, Douglas County Hospice or the Lawrence Humane Society and sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary, Eudora Chapel.