CLASS OF 1952

MARCH 5, 1934 – SEPTEMBER 11, 2011

Doris Jane Sechrest, 77, of Overland Park, Kan., died Sunday, Sept. 11, 2011 in St. Luke’s Hospital in Kansas City, Mo.

She was born on March 5, 1934, in Kansas City, Kan., to Wayne and Lenarue Sechrest. She grew up in Osawatomie and graduated from Osawatomie High School in 1952.

She worked for Missouri Gas Energy in Kansas City, Mo., for many years until she was forced to take early retirement due to failing health.

She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Shawnee, 11400 Johnson Drive, Shawnee, KS 66203.

She was preceded in death by her parents and an infant brother.

She is survived by two brothers, Edwin Sechrest of Houston, Texas, and Lee Sechrest of Tucson, Ariz.

A memorial service will be held at the First Baptist Church of Shawnee, Shawnee, Kansas at 10:30 am, Friday, September 16, 2011. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Arthritis Foundation, Kansas City Chapter, 1900 West 75th Street, Prairie Village, Kansas 66208 or to First Baptist Church of Shawnee.

Graveside Service was 11:00 am Thursday, September15, 2011, Osawatomie Cemetery, Osawatomie, Kansas.

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