Mildred Van Pelt


SCOTT CITY — Mildred E. Van Pelt, 90, died Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014, at Scott County Hospital in Scott City.

SCOTT CITY — Mildred E. Van Pelt, 90, died Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014, at Scott County Hospital in Scott City.

She was born July 17, 1923, in Atwood, to Edward Lee and Mae Cecil Benson Lemen.

A resident of Scott City since 1950, moving from Dighton, Mrs. Van Pelt was a homemaker.

On June 10, 1945, she married Lamar Van Pelt in Dighton. He died March 4, 2000, in Scott City. She also was preceded in death by her parents; three sisters, Laurena, Evelyn and Marjorie; and two brothers, Robert and Lesley.

Survivors include two sons, David Van Pelt of Scott City, and Vance Van Pelt of Celina, Tenn.

Funeral will begin at 2:30 p.m. Saturday at the First United Methodist Church in Scott City. Burial will be at Scott County Cemetery, Scott City.

Visitation hours are 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. today and 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday at Price & Sons Funeral Home, Scott City. Condolences may be given at or Memorials are suggested to the First United Methodist Church or Scott County Emergency Medical Technicians, both in care of the funeral home, 401 S. Washington St., Scott City, KS 67871.

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