Earl L. Gorman

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Earl Gorman


Earl Gorman

Earl L. Gorman, 89, died Sept. 12, 2014, at the Scott County Hospital, Scott City.

He was born on Dec. 22, 1924, in Smith Center, the son of Billie

and Edith (McNeary) Gorman.

A resident of Scott City since 1958, moving from Anderson, Mo., he was a journeyman operator for Wheatland Electric and was journeyman maintenance for Sunflower Electric, retiring in 1990. He was a member of the VFW, Scott City.

Earl served his country in the U.S. Army during World War II.

On July 18, 1948, he married Loretta Marie Proehl in Kanarado. She survives.

Survivors include: one son, Orville Gorman, Augusta; one daughter, Barbara Brobst, Scott City; six sisters, Jane McBroom, Scott City, Leta Gillispie, Colby, Mary Litchfield, Anderson, Mo., Vera Gorman, Scott City, Bonnie McQuillan, Anderson, Mo., and Connie King, Langan, Mo.; four brothers, Ike Gorman, Pineville, Mo., Loren Gorman, Diamond, Mo., Henry Gorman, Jane, Mo., and Murrel Gorman, Splitlog, Mo.; seven grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents and one sister, Adele.

Funeral service was held Sept. 16 at Price and Sons Funeral Home, Scott City, with Chris Gorman and Henry Gorman officiating.

Interment was at the Scott County Cemetery.


Memorials may be given to Park Lane Nursing Home in care of Price and Son Funeral Home, 401 S. Washington St., Scott City, Ks. 67871.

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