Dorothy DeEtta Weber, 91, died Saturday, March 16, 2013 at Manor of the Plains in Dodge City.
Dorothy DeEtta Weber, 91, died Saturday, March 16, 2013 at Manor of the Plains in Dodge City. Dorothy was born Feb. 1, 1922 near Harrisonville, Mo. to Elmer E. and Eulah (Bybee) Knibb. She was a longtime Bucklin resident. Dorothy was a retired bookkeeper-secretary for USD 459 in Bucklin. She graduated from Harrisonville High School and attended Huff's Business College in Kansas City, Mo. She then worked for Travelers Insurance Co. in Kansas City. On Jan. 31, 1945 she married Merle L. Weber in Kansas City, Kan. He died Oct. 21, 1999. Survivors include a sister-in-law, Joanna knibb and nephews, Kenneth Knibb and Steven Knibb all of Garden Grove, Calif. Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Merle; and brother, George Knibb. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, March 20 at Holy Cross Lutheran Church, Dodge City, with Rev. Randall Jahnke officiating. Friends may call from 1 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at Minnis Mortuary, Bucklin. Graveside services and interment will take place at 11:30 a.m. at the Bucklin Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to the church or Hospice of the Prairie, both through Minnis Mortuary P.O. Box 516 Bucklin, KS 67834.