Dolly B. Kitch, 89, died on Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018, at Garden Valley Retirement Village in Garden City.
She was born Sept. 14, 1929, in Gray County, Kan., to Franklin and Edna (Dicks) Kitch. On May 10, 1947, she married Harold R. Kitch in Garden City, Kan.
She was a member of the First Southern Baptist Church of Garden City.
She was a homemaker for many years before working for The Garden City Telegram for 17 years. Dolly had a love for music as well as her love for her family and the Lord and shared that love with all whom she came in contact with.
She is survived by her six sons; Dan Kitch and Mike Kitch of Garden City, Scott Kitch of Rolla, Mark Kitch of Great Bend, Chris Kitch of Hastings, Neb. and Doug Kitch of Colorado Springs, Colo.; three daughters, Dianne Proffer-Wallace and Denice Kitch of Garden City and Carla Kitch of Great Bend, Kan.; two sisters, Penny Cress of Garden City and Corrine Bates of Lakin, Kan.; 23 grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Harold; son Richard; two brothers, Tom and Ted; sister, Betty; grandson, Matthew; daughter-in-law, Lanette Kitch; son-in-law, Dan Proffer; and a grandson-in law, Robert Kunze.
Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, Nov. 2 at First Southern Baptist Church, Garden City. Burial will be in Valley View Cemetery in Garden City. Viewing will be from 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 1 with the family present from 6-8 p.m. all at Garnand Funeral Home in Garden City. Memorials are suggested to the Paralyzed Veterans, Wounded Warrior Project or First Southern Baptist Church in care of Garnand Funeral Home.