LoRee Nadine Williams, 92, Lyndon: Aug. 10, 1931 – Feb. 18, 2024 – Osage County Online | Osage County News

LoRee Nadine Williams, 92, Lyndon: Aug. 10, 1931 – Feb. 18, 2024

LYNDON, Kan. – LoRee Nadine Williams, 92, passed away Sunday, Feb. 18, 2024, surrounded by her family, at her home in Lyndon, Kan. She was born Aug. 10, 1931, in Mayfield, Kan., the daughter of Everett and E​trula Beryl (Heck) White.

LoRee had lived in many places, as her father was a minister and both parents were teachers. She moved to Lyndon in her junior year of high school. This was when she met Neil Williams, her future husband.

LoRee was united in marriage ​to Neil Williams, Nov. 26, 1950, in Lyndon. To this union four children were born, Gary, B​ruce, Kent,  and Kim.

LoRee had worked in Topeka, Kan., for John Morril and Company, and while living in Osage City, Kan., worked for Crable Funeral Home for several years. She then became the secretary to the superintendent and clerk of the school board for Osage City USD 420 until she retired.

LoRee loved her family and friends very much and was an avid game and card player. She also loved traveling with family and friends. She was always ready to help and enjoyed volunteering at Help House and as an election board worker.

LoRee was preceded in death by her husband, Neil, Dec. 19, 2013; son, Kent, Feb. 15, 2003; and granddaughter, Lindsay, Oct. 26, 1997.

LoRee is survived by her two sons, Gary (Martie) Williams, of Lewisville, Texas, and Bruce (Charna) Williams, Lyndon; daughter, Kim Jenkins, Vassar, Kan.; nine grandchildren, Heather, Brian, Justin, Keri, Anna, Dana, Michael, Gary, and Kayla; many great-grandchildren; and other relatives and friends.

A celebration of life for LoRee will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, March 23, at Lyndon United Methodist Church, 126 W. Eighth St., Lyndon. The family will receive friends 6:30-8 p.m. Friday, March 22, at Feltner Funeral Chapel. Private family inurnment will be in the Lyndon Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials to Midland Hospice Care, sent in care of Feltner Funeral Home, 818 Topeka Ave., Lyndon, KS 66451. Condolences can be left at feltnerfuneral.com.


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