Services for Lorna Jean Ball, 89, Lawrence will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, May 18, 2022 at Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence. Burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery. She died May 14, 2022 at Pioneer Ridge Retirement Community in Lawrence.
Lorna was born March 30, 1933 in Mapleton, KS the daughter of Delphus S. and Maude E. (Cook) Brillhart.
Lorna was a homemaker.
She married Virgil Ball on March 8, 1952 in Huntsville, Arkansas. He preceded her in death on Oct. 27, 2012.
Other survivors include sons, Larry Ball (Elaine), Lawrence, Darryl Ball, Ozawkie; daughters, Debra Fornelli (Gary) and Barbara Ball, all of Lawrence; sister, Ethiel Amer, Fort Scott, KS; 15 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren.
The family will greet friends at 10:00 a.m. an hour prior to the service on Wednesday at Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence.
Memorial contributions may be made in her name to Cornerstone Community Church and may be sent in care of the mortuary.
Online condolences may be sent to www.warrenmcelwain.com