Memorial services for Erma Lea Worley, 95, Lawrence, will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, June 4, 2022 at Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence. Private burial will be held at Memorial Park Cemetery in Lawrence. Erma passed away on Friday, May 20, 2022 at Monterey Village Senior Living in Lawrence.
Erma was born on July 27, 1926 in Lecompton, KS, the daughter of Arthur and Pearl (Boehringer) Wulfkuhle.
She was a graduate of Lecompton High School.
She was a Registered Nurse and spent most of her career in obstetrics and pediatric nursing. She was a volunteer for LMH for 17 years.
She was a member of Central United Methodist Church and Nursing Association. Erma enjoyed spending time with her family, reading, camping, gardening, hand quilting, and stain glass.
She married Charles Worley on September 11, 1949. He preceded her in death on May 21, 2008.
Son & wife: Michael (Kathie) Worley
Grandchildren: Tiffany (Stephen) Waisner, Jason (Stacey) Worley and Andrew (Casandra) Worley
Great-grandchildren: Christina (Cody), Sarah, Laudie, Reese, Tucker, and Mya
Great-great-grandchildren: Gavin, Molly, Collins, Penelope
Daughter & husband: Sherry & Wesley Ellison
Grandchildren: Crystal (Adam) Patterson
Great-grandchildren: Elliott & Sadie
Sisters: Eula Butler & Velma Howbert
The family will greet friends at 10 a.m. one hour prior to the service at the mortuary.
Memorial contributions may be made in Erma’s name to Central United Methodist Church and may be sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary, 120 W. 13th Street, Lawrence, KS 66044.
For more information or to post a condolence go to warrenmcelwain.com.