Evelyn Rowena “Lynne” Hendricks, 81, Leavenworth, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018 at the Presbyterian Manor in Emporia, Kansas.

Evelyn Rowena “Lynne” Hendricks, 81, Leavenworth, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018 at the Presbyterian Manor in Emporia, Kansas.
Lynne was born Feb. 8, 1937 in St. Albans, England the daughter of Cecil Edward “Ted” and Hannah Elizabeth “Betty” Foster.
On June 28, 1958 she married Donald W. Hendricks in St. Albans, England.
She is survived by her son, David and wife, Shanda and their children, Danny and Kelsey, Emporia.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, son, Daniel and sister, Sheena.
After graduating from high school she spent five years performing with the John Tiller Girls Dance Troupe, the premier dance troupe in Europe. With the Tiller Girls she toured Europe often performing with some of the biggest starts in show business, such as Bob Hope.
In 2004 she retired from Revlon where she had spent 20 years as a beauty consultant at the Ft. Leavenworth Post Exchange.
She was a Past Matron of Byington Chapter No. 177 Order of the Eastern Star and served as the Worthy Grand Matron of the Grand Chapter of Kansas, Order of the Eastern Star in 2004.
She was a very loving and caring person, who never met a stranger and who would give the shirt off her back to someone in need. She loved her grandkids so much that the when they were together nothing or no one else mattered. They always had her undivided attention.
Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018 at the Davis Funeral Chapel with an Eastern Star service at 7:30 p.m.
Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018 in the St. Paul’s Episcopal Church. Graveside service will follow at 12:30 p.m. at the Leavenworth National Cemetery.
Memorial contributions can be made to Danny Hendricks Memorial Scholarship or to the Kansas Masonic Foundation for cancer research. Condolences may be left on Evelyn’s online guestbook at www.davisfuneralchapelinc.com. Arrangements entrusted to Davis Funeral Chapel.