Obituaries

Vera Louise Flora 1934 - 2008 Lawrence

Funeral services for Vera Louise Churchbaugh Flora, 73, Lawrence, were Tuesday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. Burial followed at the Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Pleasant Grove. Mrs. Flora died Saturday, March 8, 2008, at Delmar Gardens of Overland Park.
She was born July 16, 1934, in Ottawa, the daughter of Leslie and Doris Myers Churchbaugh. Mrs. Flora graduated from Baldwin High School in 1953 and lived in the Lawrence area her entire life. She was a homemaker. Mrs. Flora lived with multiple sclerosis for many years.
She was preceded in death by her father, Leslie T. Churchbaugh, on April 9, 1997.Survivors include her mother, Doris, Overland Park; two daughters, Debbie Rogers and husband Rick, Overland Park, and Brenda Worley and fiance Bob Sweeney, Lawrence; a son, Larry Flora and wife Angie, Belleview, Fla.; six grandchildren, Brianna, Brandon, Dallas, Shannon, Chad and Allison; two great-grandchildren; and an aunt, Adeline Watts, Centropolis.
The family suggests memorials to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, sent in care of the funeral home. Online condolences may be sent at www.rumsey-yost.com.