Dorcas Mae Mead
Joe Denoyer - December 5, 2017 8:24 am
Dorcas Mae Mead, 89, formerly of Liberal, passed away on Friday December 1, 2017 at Pioneer Manor in Hugoton, Kansas.
She was born on May 7, 1928 to Dorton and Mary (Lindsey) Forbes at Liberal, KS.
On September 23, 1946 she married George D. Mead at Liberal, KS. He still resides at Pioneer Manor.
She was a graduate of Liberal High School; class of 1944. Dorcas worked as a Clerk for Seward County District Court, from which she retired from in 1999 after 30 years. She enjoyed crafting, knitting, sewing, crocheting, camping traveling during her retirement, “Sunday family day” car rides or going to Meade Lake, and attending grandchildren’s events. She was a member of Rebekah Lodge and the First Christian Church of Liberal.
Dorcas is also survived by Three Daughters- Tania Jo Zembik of Benson, AZ, Linda Malee McGill of Moscow, KS, Mary Lois Russell of Liberal, KS; Son, George Douglas Mead of Big Lake, TX; Two Sisters, Donna Bell Rowe and Peggy Jo Bell; .
She was preceded in death by her parents, One Grandson- Nicholas McGill, One Brother- Dorton Forbes Jr., Two Sisters- Betty Jane Sperry and Karen Lou Titus, and Daughter In Law- Janet Lynn Mead
Funeral Services will be 10:00 Wednesday, December 6, 2017, at the Miller Mortuary Chapel, with Pastor Terry Ford, officiating. Burial will follow at the Moscow Cemetery.
There will be no public Visitation.
Memorials are suggested to the Coronado Museum in care of Miller Mortuary PO Box 826 Liberal, KS 67905-0826.
Friends may send condolences to the family at www.millermortuary.net.