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  • Evelyn Harriet Lee

  • Evelyn Harriet Lee 94, of Mulvane, KS died 12:30am Thursday May 9, 2013 at Westview of Derby following an illness.

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  • Evelyn Harriet Lee 94, of Mulvane, KS died 12:30am Thursday May 9, 2013 at Westview of Derby following an illness.  
    Evelyn was born November 25, 1918 in Chicopee, KS the daughter of Joseph Oscar and Elizabeth Ann (Darwell) McDaniel.  Evelyn grew up in Roseland, KS and later moved to Scammon, KS.  She then later moved to Lenexa, KS to follow work in the Insurance Industry.  In her later years she moved to the Wichita area to be near her son.  Evelyn was a graduate of West Mineral High School and later attended Business School in Miami, OK.  
    In 1935 Evelyn married George E. Blundell in Oswego, KS; he preceded her in death in 1946.  In 1952 she married Jack E. Lee in Bentonville, AR; they later divorced.  Evelyn was an Office Manager for the Centennial Life Insurance Company (later ERC) in Pittsburg, KS.  
    Evelyn was a member of the Community of Christ Church in Scammon, KS; 50 year plus member of the Order of the Eastern Star; Republican Committee Women, Worthy Matron OES; American Business Women’s Association; Humana Senior Citizens Group and in her free time she enjoyed dancing.  
    Survivors include her children Dixie Keener and husband Ralph of Linn, MO, George Blundell and wife Kathy of Joplin, MO and Jim Lee and wife Anitra of Mulvane, KS; 8 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren.  
    She was preceded in death by her parents and first husband.  
    Funeral Services will be 1pm Saturday May 11, 2013 at the Bath-Naylor Funeral Home.  Burial will follow at the Hosey Hill Cemetery in Weir, KS.  Family will receive friends from 11am-1pm prior to the service.  In lieu of flowers the family ask expressions of sympathy be in the form of memorials to the Westview of Derby Activity Fund.  Friends may drop off or mail memorials to the Bath-Naylor Funeral Home 522 S. Broadway Pittsburg, KS 66762.  E-mail condolences may be left at www.bathnaylor.com.  Arrangements are by Bath-Naylor Funeral Home of Pittsburg, KS.
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