A Memorial Services for Dessie P. Bickford, 83, Lawrence, will be held at 2:00 p.m., Sunday, July 22, 2018 at Warren-McElwain Mortuary. She passed away Wednesday, July 18, 2018.
Dessie was born July 31, 1934, in Raytown, MO the daughter of James and Ethel (Lathrom) Dean.
She married Gene Bickford on September 30, 1956 in Lawrence, KS. He preceded her in death.
Survivors include her two sons, Joe and wife, marci, Roy and wife, Kaiping, all of Lawrence, her daughter, Judy, and partner Robert Thornhill of Ramona, two granddaughters, Jessica Smith and Chelsea Weber, Chelsea’s husband, Drew, and three great-grandchildren, Abagail, Tucker, and Paul.
Memorial Contributions may be made in her name to Visiting Nurses and may be sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary.
For more information or to post a condolence go to warrenmcelwain.com.