Velma Elaine May, 85, Lansing, Kansas passed away Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at her home.

Velma Elaine May, 85, Lansing, Kansas passed away Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at her home.
She was born November 24, 1931 in Hume, Missouri the daughter of James Alfred and Edith Irene (Anderson) Caskey. On January 6, 1952 in Hume, Missouri, she married Edward T.C. May. He preceded her in death on January 1, 
2012. She was also preceded in death by her parents and her daughter, Linda Carol Shaffer and brother, Harold L. Caskey.
She leaves behind her daughter, Elaine Marie Simpson and husband Larry, her son, Edward Michael May and wife Ginger, three brothers, James Robert Caskey, Ozark, Missouri, Howard Leon Caskey, Clinton, Missouri and Ray Lee Caskey, Alton, Missouri, eight grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild.
Velma was a homemaker, a member of the First Baptist Church, Leavenworth and a over 50 year member of the Eastern Star, Butler, Missouri,
Visitation will be held from 10 to 11 a.m., Saturday, September 9, 2017 at the 
First Baptist Church, 13th and Osage St, Leavenworth, Kansas followed by an 11 a.m. church service at the church. Burial will follow in Mount Calvary Cemetery, Lansing, Kansas.
Memorial contributions may be given to the American Cancer Society or American Heart Association.
Funeral arrangements entrusted to the Davis Funeral Chapel.