Doris Jean Krout, 82, of Spring Hill, passed away Jan. 29, 2014 at North Point Care Center, Paola, Kan.
Doris was born March 31, 1931 in Harrison County, Mo. to Glen S. and Edith (Underwood) Doolittle. She grew up near Cainsville, Mo. and moved to Olathe in the 40’s. She graduated from John P. St. John Memorial High School in Olathe in 1949.
Doris married Harry L. Krout on June 5, 1949 in Olathe, Kan.
She attended Spring Hill Baptist Church was a member of Eastern Star, the Spring Hill American Legion Auxiliary and a former member of the EHU.
Doris enjoyed crafts and handiwork, owning her own shop in Spring Hill. She will be dearly missed by family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; infant daughter Ardis Ann; daughter, Tarry Lynn Stanfield; sisters Evelyn and Rowena; brothers Lee, Roscoe, Bill and Roe.
Doris is survived by her husband Harry, of 64 years; sons Roger Owen Krout, of China, Joe Allen Krout, of Kansas City, Kan. and Lee Krout, of Gardner; nine grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.
Graveside service will be held 2 p.m., Feb. 6, 2014 at Spring Hill Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Vitas Innovative Hospice Care. Condolences may be left at www.brucefuneralhome.com. Arrangements: Bruce Funeral Home, Spring Hill, KS (913)592-2244.