Elizabeth Oliver


SATANTA — Elizabeth Ann Oliver, 74, died Monday, May 26, 2014, at St. Catherine Hospital in Garden City.

SATANTA — Elizabeth Ann Oliver, 74, died Monday, May 26, 2014, at St. Catherine Hospital in Garden City.

She was born Sept. 1, 1939, in Onaga, to Ernest and Helen Schumeman Hayward. She graduated from Basehor High School in 1957.

On Jan. 6, 1968, she married Russell Oliver in Liberty, Mo. Former residents of Holcomb, they returned to the Satanta area in 1975. She worked as a traveling certified nurse's aide for various places in the area.

Survivors include her husband; a daughter, Ann Davis of Long Beach, Calif.; two sons, Vance Oliver of Charleston, Ill., and Greg Oliver of Roswell, N.M.; two sisters, Marjorie Novich and Helen Patricia Cline, both of Bonner Springs; four grandchildren; and one great-granddaughter. She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Louis and Hugh Hayward; and a sister, Frances Sharp.

A celebration of life service will begin at 10 a.m. Thursday at Pleasant Prairie Church of God, rural Satanta. Burial will follow at Dudley Township Cemetery in Satanta.

There will be no visitation as cremation has taken place. Thoughts and memories may be shared in the guest book at www.swaimfuneralhome.com. In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to Gideons International, in care of Swaim Funeral Chapel, Box 607, Sublette, KS 67877.

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