Dorothy Opal Lawnick-Kerns 74, Agency, MO

Published 06/16 2014 08:54AM

Updated 06/16 2014 09:02AM

Dorothy Opal Lawnick-Kerns 74, of Agency, Missouri, passed away Saturday, June 14, 2014 in a Saint Joseph, MO hospital.

She was born July 2, 1939 in St. Joseph, MO, daughter of Pearl and Forrest Morgan.

She retired from TWA as a secretary. She enjoyed fishing, camping, gardening, and canning vegetables, and was a former member of the 4F flathead club, and a Christian.

Dorothy was preceded in death by former husband, Jack Kerns, and former husband, Price Lawnick, her parents, two, grandchildren, and a brother, Walt Morgan.

Survivors include, son, James (Angela) Nolan of Agency, MO, and daughter, Diana (Steve) Sherlock of St. Joseph, MO, five, grandchildren, seven, great grandchildren, four sisters, Rosie Sullivan of St. Joseph, MO, Bonnie Murphy, Nellie Peck, both of Agency, MO and sister, Venita Brushwood of Grant City, MO.

Funeral services will be conducted at 10:30 am, on Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at Rupp Funeral Home, The family will receive friends from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Tuesday at the Rupp Funeral Home. The Inurnment will be at the Agency Cemetery at a later date.

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