Obituaries

Doris A. Gorman 1930 - 2015

Doris A. Gorman, age 85, of Basehor, Kansas, passed away on Wednesday, October 21st, 2015, at the Kansas City Hospice House. Memorial Services will be 2:00 p.m. Saturday, October 24th at the Alden-Harrington Funeral Home. The family will receive friends at a visitation from 1 to 2 p.m. prior to the service also at the funeral home. Memorial contributions can be made to the Kansas City Hospice Foundation, 1500 Meadow Lake Parkway, Suite 200, Kansas City, MO. 64114
Doris was born on August 20th, 1930, in Beloit, Kansas the oldest of five children born to Roy and Trella Fobes. She grew up in the Beloit area and graduated from the Beloit High School in the class of 1948. Doris went on to receive her Bachelor’s degree from Kansas State University. She married Ed Gorman in 1955 in Beloit and together they moved to Bonner Springs, where they raised their family. Her main occupation was being a loving wife and mother , but she had also worked as a School Teacher and Bank Teller. Doris was preceded in death by her parents and by one brother Darrell Fobes. Survivors include her husband Ed Gorman of the home, two sons, Greg Gorman and wife Gayle of Basehor, KS., Scott Gorman and wife Bonnie or Blue Springs, MO., three siblings Bernita Garst, Phyllis Fobes and Merlin Fobes, five grandchildren; Ashley, Alexandrea, Blake, Joseph and Jacob, and two great-grandchildren Morgan and Hope.