Mildred E. Van Pelt, age 90, passed away on Wednesday, January 15, 2014 at the Scott County Hospital in Scott City, Kansas. She was born on July 17, 1923 in Atwood, Kansas, the daughter of Edward Lee and Mae Cecil Benson Lemen. A resident of Scott City, Kansas since 1950 moving from Dighton, Kansas, she was a homemaker.
She was a member of the First United Methodist Church, United Methodist Women, Home Extension Unit and 4-H Club all of Scott City, Kansas.
On June 10, 1945 she married Lamar Van Pelt in Dighton, Kansas. He passed away on March 4, 2000 in Scott City, Kansas.
Survivors include: Two Sons
- David Van Pelt of Scott City, Kansas
- Vance Van Pelt of Celina, Tennessee
She was preceded in death by her Parents, Three Sisters – (Laurena, Evelyn, and Marjorie), and Two Brothers – (Robert and Lesley).
Funeral Services, First United Methodist Church in Scott City, Kansas, 2:30 p.m. Saturday, January 18, 2014
Officiant, Rev. Dennis Carter
Memorials, First United Methodist Church or Scott County EMT’s , % Price & Sons Funeral Home
Interment, Scott County Cemetery, Scott City, Kansas
Visitation, 11:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. Thursday, 10:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. Friday