Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Dexters in:
 • Mount Hope Cemetery
 • Topeka
 • Shawnee County
 • Kansas
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Lenora Schroyer Dexter
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: Mar. 20, 1900
Jasper County
Iowa, USA
Death: Jul. 24, 1990
Shawnee County
Kansas, USA

Services for Lenora Douglas Dexter, 90, Sun City, Calif., will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Central Presbyterian Church in Topeka. Burial will be in Mount Hope Cemetery in Topeka.
Mrs. Dexter died Tuesday at St. Francis Hospital in Topeka. She was born March 20, 1900, in Baxter, Iowa.
She was raised and attended schools in rural Douglas County near Lecompton.
A longtime Topeka resident, Mrs. Dexter was an active leader and worker in the Central Presbyterian Church where she was president of the women's association. She organized and ran the daily Vacation Bible School for many years and was supportive of the church youth groups.
She was a member of the Chapter FI of the PEO Sisterhood, and a member of Chapter 462 of the Order of the Eastern Star, both at Topeka.
In Sun City, Mrs. Dexter was a member of Chapter TN of the PEO Sisterhood.
She married William H. Douglas on July 20, 1940. He died Sept. 22, 1978. She married Wilfred H. Dexter on Oct. 3, 1980. He survives.
Other survivors include a stepson, William H. Douglas Jr., Lawrence; three sisters, Jennie McClanahan, Effingham, Ruth Cole, Lawrence, and Christeen Wiksten, Topeka; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
published 25 Jul 1990 ljworld
Family links: 
  William Harrison Douglas (1897 - 1978)*
*Calculated relationship
Mount Hope Cemetery
Shawnee County
Kansas, USA
Maintained by: NkNMOORE
Originally Created by: A & R
Record added: Oct 05, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21971230
Lenora <i>Schroyer</i> Dexter
Added by: Bruce . Everett . Douglas
Lenora <i>Schroyer</i> Dexter
Added by: Bruce . Everett . Douglas
Lenora <i>Schroyer</i> Dexter
Added by: Bruce . Everett . Douglas
There are 2 more photos not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

- Janice Dean LeMaster
 Added: Apr. 2, 2010

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service