BENTON - Dixie Vernita Urhahn, 91, died at 11:20 p.m. Jan. 25, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau.
Born Sept. 26, 1916, at Morley, to the late Jesse and Blanche Williams Kirby, she had been a seamstress for Ely Walker Co. in Scott City. She was a member of St. Denis Catholic Church and the Ladies Sodality in Benton and the Benton Senior Citizens.
On Sept. 17, 1935, at Benton, she married Henry Leo Urhahn,, who preceded her in death on March 7, 1999.
Two brothers and two sisters also preceded her in death.
Survivors include: one son and daughter-in-law, Larry and Mary Urhahn of Benton; two daughters and a son-in-law, Janis and Glenn Vogel of Oran and Sonnie Bollinger of Benton; and four grandchildren and eight great-
Funeral services were conducted today at St. Denis Catholic Church. The Rev. Normand Varone officiated.
Burial followed in the St. Denis Cemetery.