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Doris Voorhis

July 6, 1919 ~ July 15, 2016

Louella Doris Voorhis passed from this life into heaven on July 15, 2016 at Victoria, TX. She was the first child of John H. and Louella E. Builta, born July 6, 1919 one of 11 children. She was 97 years old at the time of her passing. She was preceded in death by one son, Bobby Harrison in 1972 and her husband Bill Voohris on June 20, 2004.

She is survived by two sons, Bill Harrison and Ben Harrison and wife Jo of Victoria, Tx; one sister, Anna Belle Woodward of Towanda, KS; two brothers, Lee Builta and wife Peggy of White Rock, NM and Robert Builta and wife Shirlene of Boyd, TX; one sister-in-law, Claudene Builta of Joplin, MO, numerous, precious grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephew.

She was a housewife and mother, enjoying knitting for her family and friends.

She was active in First Baptist Church in Caldwell, KS and the Caldwell Senior Center.

A memorial service will be held 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, August 3, 2016 at the Schaeffer Mortuary Chapel in Caldwell.

Memorials may be given in memory of Doris to the First Baptist Church in Caldwell or to the Caldwell Senior Center and left in care of the mortuary.

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Aunt Doris Voorhis

Velma Holm - 07/19/2016

Doris was a neat lady who had a lot of spunk. We will miss talking with her.


what a sweet little lady... i

louise mcgregir - 08/02/2016

what a sweet little lady... i have t aken her home lots of time for grocery store.... when she would see me she would say...... now i can get more stuff.... will miss her smile and sweet little voice..... BLESS YOU DORIS.



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