Dolores Lord, age 90, passed away Aug. 23, 2018 at Stratford Commons Memory Care in Overland Park, Kansas.

Dolores Lord, age 90, passed away Aug. 23, 2018 at Stratford Commons Memory Care in Overland Park, Kansas.
She was born on Aug. 13, 1928, to Clarence and Lula Beebe.
She graduated from Leavenworth High School in 1946, and after was employed by Southwestern Bell Telephone Company. Dolores married Roy L. Lord on April 16, 1949. He proceeded her in death on Dec. 1, 2003 after 54 years of marriage.
Dolores is survived by her daughter, Cyndy Heintzelman (Thomas), Overland Park and her son, Murray Lord (Janet), Olathe, Kansas. She has five grandchildren, Molly Latta (Jacob), Ashley Wallace (Bob), Corinn Kauzlarich (Jake), Alex Lord and Eric Lord, and was also blessed with seven great-grandchildren, Harper, Waverley and Everett Latta, Liv Wiedenmeyer, Oscar Wallace, and June and Van Kauzlarich. She is also survived by her three sisters-in-law, Janet Batterby, Constance Lord, Velma Lord, and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to her husband and parents, Dolores was preceded in death by three brothers, Robert, Russell and Hugh Beebe, her sister, Shirley Newsome, and her grandson-in-law, Mathew Nagel.
Dolores was a member of the First United Methodist Church, where she volunteered as a Sunday School Teacher, and served on the Finance and Church History Committees. She was a volunteer for the American Cancer Society, where she served as Memorial Chairwoman, and was a 50-year member of Beta Sigma Phi, representing her Chapter a President for many years. She was one of the original members of the Thursday Afternoon Canasta Club. She treasured the friendship of those lifelong friends.
Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m., on Monday, Aug. 27, 2018 at Belden-Larkin Funeral Home. Church Services will be at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018 at First United Methodist Church. Rev. Dr. Dave York will be the officiant.
Dolores’s family would like to extend their appreciation to the staff and caretakers of Stratford Commons and Asana Hospice for their wonderful care and compassion.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to First United Methodist Church, Alzheimer’s Association @act.azl.org, or Asana Hospice: 3001 State Line Road, Suite# 120, Kansas City MO., 64114
Arrangements have been entrusted to Belden Larkin Funeral Home.