Dorothy E. Morgan

LAKIN - Dorothy E. Morgan, age 88, died Nov. 2, 2020 at High Plains Retirement Village in Lakin, KS. She was born Oct. 11, 1932 in rural Linn County in eastern Kansas, the daughter of Otis and Ethel Sutton Povenmire. She graduate from Parker Rural High School in 1950. On April 8, 1952 she married Ted R. Morgan in the chapel of the First United Methodist Church in Topeka, KS. The family moved to Lakin in 1958.


Dot is preceded in death by husband, Ted, and she is survived by her children, Ron Morgan of Middlebury, VT, and Deanna Siemsen of Colorado Springs, CO, her grandchildren, and great-granddaughter.


A graveside service will be held at 3 p.m. on Nov. 7, 2020 at the Lakin Cemetery in Lakin, KS. The service may also be viewed on Facebook Live on the Garnand Funeral Home Facebook page. The family would also like to request everyone to wear a mask and use social distancing during the graveside service. There will be no visitation hours. The family suggests memorials given to the Santa Fe Trail Association or to the Kearny County Library, both in care of Garnand Funeral Home of Lakin. Condolences may be given at garnandfuneralhomes.com .