Archive for Thursday, December 14, 2006

Ila Mae Huston


December 14, 2006

Services for Doris Ruth Quisenberry, 86, Lawrence, are pending and will be announced by Warren-McElwain Mortuary.

Mrs. Quisenberry died Thursday, Dec. 7, 2006, at Eudora Nursing Center.

She was born July 30, 1920, in Huron, Ohio, the daughter of Lilburn and Sarah Hamer Dowers. She graduated from Liberty Memorial High School in 1938 and from Lawrence Business College. She lived in the Lawrence area most of her life.

Mrs. Quisenberry was a marketing researcher for Burnett Instruments in Lawrence for many years. She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church and a member of the YTN Group at the church.

She married Walter "Mel" Quisenberry on May 25, 1968, in Lawrence. He died Feb. 2, 2002. She was previously married to Eugene Doane.

Survivors include a son, Eugene "Skip" Doane, McLouth; a daughter, Sara Houser, Lawrence; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Mrs. Quisenberry was preceded in death by a daughter, Janet Doane Glass.

Online condolences may be sent at, subject: Quisenberry.

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