Frances Dorner
February 27, 1943  -  June 2, 2018

Frances Dorner

Celebration of Life
Loran Fawcett Chapel
704 Indiana
Neodesha, KS  66757
Tuesday, June 5, 2018
2:00 PM
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Alzheimer's Association

Frances “Nana” Dorner (Boring) of Neodesha, KS, went on home Saturday, June 2, 2018.

Born February 27, 1943 in Neodesha, KS to Opal (Crisp) and Charles Boring. Growing up, Frances had four older brothers; Edward, Herbert, Richard and Charles Boring. She graduated from Neodesha High School in 1961 and went on to obtain her CNA.

Frances was an avid Sonic and Braum’s customer, dedicated CNA and loved all animals especially her dog, PeeWee. She loved her family unconditionally and was exceptionally proud of her brothers, nephew and other friends and family who served her country.

She was preceded in death by her four brothers, parents, husband Warren Dorner, beloved companion PeeWee, and grandson Nicholas Littau.

Surviving are Frances’ two daughters, Kimberly (Chipman) Powell and husband, Ed of Wichita, KS, and Kristine (Dorner) Cain and husband, Jeff of Neodesha, KS. Sister Kathy Mills and husband Ronnie of Elk City, KS. Nephew Ed Boring and wife Twilla of Cherryvale, KS. Grandchildren, Lakin (Littau) Huckabey and husband Forrest, Danielle (Littau) Martin and husband Kyle, Chayce Littau, Trista Cain, Durrell Speed, Leslie Cecil, Joshua Powell, Toney Powell and Steven Powell. Fourteen great-grandchildren and several great-granddogs.

A celebration of Frances’ life will be held at Loran Fawcett Chapel in Neodesha, KS on Tuesday, June 5th at 2:00 PM. A memorial contribution may be left in Frances’ to the Alzheimer’s Association. To leave the family a special message of condolence, please visit


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  1. Daniel L Reynolds
    Grand Junction, CO

    A sweet Lady !! My classmate class of 61

  2. Sandra Hoobler Nelson
    Independence, KS

    The Class of 1961 will send a memorial contribution to the Alzheimer's Association.

  3. Pat Cramer Rucas
    Augusta, KS

    So very sorry to hear of Frances passing. She was a very sweet girl in HS and a very sweet lady. She will be missed and I will be praying for you her family and friends. Again very sorry for your loss.

  4. Sandra Hoobler Nelson
    Independence, KS

    I am so sorry for your loss. Frances and I grew up in the same neighborhood and attended Northlawn.

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