Alice Leone Burch
Alice Leone Burch, 99, died Nov. 2, 2018, in Haviland.
She was born Feb. 18, 1919, in Scott County, to George and Leone Dearden, the oldest of five children.
She was a member of the Church of Christ in Mullinville.
On Nov. 25, 1937, she married Darrell Everett Burch in Lake Township, Scott County. He died in 1990.
Everett and Alice farmed northwest of Leoti from 1945-63. They moved to Scott City where they lived for 10 years before moving to Greensburg.
Until her retirement, she was employed in the dietary department of the Kiowa County Memorial Hospital.
She was preceded in death by her parents and four brothers, Raymond Dearden, Art Dearden, Les Dearden and Alva Dearden.
A memorial service will be held Wed., Nov. 14, 11:00 a.m., at the Mullinville Church of Christ with Minister Russell Scott presiding.
Memorial donations are suggested to Mullinville Church of Christ, Box 184, Mullinville, Ks. 67109 and Interim Hospice, 204 S. Main Street, Pratt, Ks. 67124.