EDNA — Doris Sheridan, 69, passed away peacefully at her home in Edna on Aug. 6. Doris was born Nov. 19, 1942, to Ralph Jack and Lottie Urbanovich Harms in Ellsworth. She was a longtime Ellsworth County resident and a 1960 graduate of Geneseo High School. On May 28, 1988 she married William ‘Bill’ Sheridan in Ellsworth. Doris owned her own beautician business, worked as a bookkeeper at the Lorraine State Bank and Lorraine Grain and Fuel Company and was a Gas Processing Operator for Northern Natural Gas and Tejas Gas Companies.
Mrs. Sheridan was a longtime member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary in Ellsworth.
Survivors include her loving husband of 24 years, William A. Sheridan; daughters, Tracy Vierthaler of Overland Park, Terri Vierthaler of Larned, Becky Page of Andover, and Becky Hopper and husband Jimmy of Monument, Colo.; sons, Clay of Ridgecrest, Calif. and Bill and wife Brenda of Haymarket, Va.; brother and sister-in-law, R.J. and Pam Harms of Abilene; grandchildren, Kyle Vierthaler Patterson, Madison and Sophia Page, Ethan and Tylar Hopper, and Logan and Blake Sheridan; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; and sisters, Irene Betty Gomez and Mary Connery.
A celebration and remembrance of Doris’ life will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday at Parsons Funeral Home, 307 N. Lincoln Ave. in Ellsworth. There will be no visitation. A private family burial will be held at a later date at the Carnerio Cemetery. Condolences may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org with the family name in the subject line. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to Harry Hynes Memorial Hospice, 313 S. Market St., Wichita, KS 67202 (http://www.hynesmemorial.org/donate) or the Susan G. Komen For The Cure Foundation (https://secure.info-komen.org/site/Donation2?idb= 468222697&df_id=7862&7862.donation=form1).
Funeral arrangements provided by
Parsons Funeral Home*
307 N. Lincoln Ave.
Ellsworth, KS 67439
Great Bend (Kan.) Tribune, Aug. 8, 201