Velma L. Worley

Funeral services for Velma L. Worley, 84, Eudora will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, January 21, 2014 at Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence. Burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery. She died Thursday, January 16, 2014 at Medicalodges Eudora.

Velma was born November 25, 1929 in Vinland, KS the daughter of Thomas Alfred and Clara B. (Husted) Edmonds.

She was a hairdresser for many years.

She was a member of the Central United Methodist Church. She enjoyed her children and grandchildren, camping, and painting pictures.

She married Robert Lee Worley on March 31, 1950 in Lawrence. He preceded her in death July 8, 2008. She was also preceded in death by her brother, George; sister, Ruth; and a grandson, Jarett Worley.

Survivors include one daughter, Debbie Krische and husband Robert, Lawrence; one son, Allan Worley and wife, Cindy, Hays, KS; four grandchildren, Sarah and husband Jeremy Green, Amy and husband Paul Dunn, Matt and wife Julie Krische, Lisa and husband Brad Smith; and eight great grandchildren, Lucas, Andrew, Natalie, Josh, Callie, Brittany, Rylee, and Levi.

The family will greet friends from 6 – 7:30 p.m. Monday, January 20th at Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence.

The family suggests memorials in her name to Central United Methodist Church, Medicalodges Eudora, or Grace Hospice and may be sent in care of the mortuary.

5 Condolences

  1. Al worley on January 17, 2014 at 10:31 am

    Great Memories. May she rest in peace

  2. Scott Burkhart on January 18, 2014 at 7:47 am

    Debbie and family; I am so sorry to hear of your loss. I remember your mother from so many years ago on Belle Crest. May you find peace in your time of grief and may the soul of your mother rest in peace with all the saints and angels. – Scott Burkhart

  3. Ed Bennett on January 18, 2014 at 11:10 am

    Bud called your mother home, now they will be together again. God bless you all.- Ed & Chris.

  4. Russel worley on January 20, 2014 at 12:59 pm

    She will be missed my prayers are with you deb & al

  5. A Neighbor on January 23, 2014 at 8:04 am

    I’m sorry for the loss of Velma L. Worley, sometimes words can’t even begin to take away the hurt, pain and void but let it be a loyal heart sure with prayers and many Psalms in mourning and in joy let His will be done in Heaven and on Earth. Matthew6:9,10; Psalms 37:11; 1 Corinthians 15:55

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