Ivalee  O’Grady, 95, died Saturday, Jan. 29, 2011,  at The Shepherd’s Center in Cimarron.


Ivalee  O’Grady, 95, died Saturday, Jan. 29, 2011,  at The Shepherd’s Center in Cimarron.
    She was born May 21, 1915, at Kansas City, Mo., to Hervie Monroe and Indianna (Johnston) Hill. She married Lary O’Grady in Atwood. He preceded her in death.
    Mrs. O’Grady worked at Montgomery Ward as a clerk for many years.
    Survivors include four children, Sharon O’Grady Townsell and husband, John, of Everett, Wash., Lary “Bud” O’Grady and wife, Deloris, of Cimarron, Karon Hansarik and husband, Joe, of McPherson, and Michael O’Grady and wife, Lois, of San Francisco; two sisters, Twila Bleam of Wichita and Roberta Bartleson of Augusta; 10 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-granddaughter.
    She was preceded in death by her parents.
    A private family inurnment will be held at a later date. There will be no public visitation, as cremation has taken place.
    Memorials are suggested to Alzheimer’s research in care of Swaim Funeral Home, 1901 Sixth Ave., Dodge City, KS 67801. Thoughts and memories may be shared in the online guest book at www.swaimfuneralhome.com.