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Doris Jean Rice Bateson
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Birth: Apr. 18, 1941
Death: Sep. 7, 2004

THE MIRROR

Funeral services for Doris J. Bateson, 63, Tonganoxie, will be at 1:30 pm. Friday, Sept. 10, 2004, at the Warren-McElwain Mortuary Chapel in Eudora. Burial will be in the Eudora Cemetery.

Mrs. Bateson died Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2004, at the University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, Kan.

She was born April 18, 1941, in Eudora, the daughter of Ellsworth and Doris G. Landon Rice.

Mrs. Bateson was a bookkeeper for the Lesh, Bradley, Barrand, CPA firm and later worked as a bookkeeper for several area companies including Weaver's, Cutler Repaving, Kansas Color Press and Cloud Heating. Most recently, Mrs. Bateson worked at the Orthopedic Casting Labs in Eudora.

She was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles Ladies Auxiliary, La La Lassies Red Hat Society and First Christian Church, Lawrence. She was an avid Beanie Baby collector.

Mrs. Bateson married Bob Harper in 1956. They later divorced. She married John B. Bateson, Nov. 21, 1971 in Tonganoxie. He survives of the home.

Other survivors are a daughter, Michele Holland, Kansas City, Kan.; a son, Gary Harper, Kansas City, Kan.; two brothers, William E. Rice, Broken Arrow, Okla., and Robert A. Rice, Eudora; one sister, Mary Lou Quinlan, Tonganoxie; six grandchildren and one great-granddaughter. One granddaughter preceded her in death.


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** GOD SAW **

God saw you were getting tired
and a cure was not to be,
so he put his arms around you
and whispered "Come to Me".

With tearful eyes we watched you
and saw you fade away,
and though we love you dearly,
we could not make you stay.

A golden heart stopped beating,
hard working hands at rest,
God broke our hearts to prove to us,
He only takes the best.


*See this poem above on Memorial page
 
 
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 Parents:
  Ellsworth Rice (1917 - 1981)
  Doris Goldie Landon Rice (1922 - 2000)
 
Inscription:

A beautiful large double granite marker WITH a separate heart which reads: Gone but not forgotten... although we are apart... your spirit lives within me.... forever in my heart.
 
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Burial:
Eudora City Cemetery
Eudora
Douglas County
Kansas, USA
Plot: K - 90
 
Maintained by: deetsdon
Originally Created by: Jay
Record added: Aug 30, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 96254614
Doris Jean <i>Rice</i> Bateson
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Doris Jean <i>Rice</i> Bateson
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Doris Jean <i>Rice</i> Bateson
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Doris my dearest friend... thinking of you today as the year 2013 ends. My love to you, Dee
- deetsdon
 Added: Dec. 31, 2013
Hello Sweetie... Thinking of you today on your Angel day. Every time I hear Elvis singing or drink a Pepsi I think of you and send you a 'little finger wave'. You left us nine years ago today and I still miss you. Your loving friend, Dee
- deetsdon
 Added: Sep. 7, 2013
Happy Heavenly Birthday to my sweet Doris... Love you and miss you forever Dee
- deetsdon
 Added: Apr. 18, 2013
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