Lee Nell Hedrick Moody, 83, passed away June 26, 2015 at Olathe Hospice House. Lee Nell, the daughter of Latona Irene (Gay) and William Dudley Hedrick, was born January 9, 1932, on Moonlight Road just north of Gardner on a farm that is currently part of the New Century Airport. She attended Gardner High school and graduated in 1950.
Lee Nell married Everett Moody on August 30, 1950. She was a homemaker. Her greatest love was her children and grandchildren. Lee Nell was a member of the Wellsville Methodist Church. She was a 50 year member of the Olathe Eastern Star and a member of the Rock Creek Ladies Club in Wellsville. She will be dearly missed by her family and friends.
She was preceded in death by two sisters, Irene Louise Hedrick and Karen McKaig Spencer and one brother, William Hedrick Jr. Lee Nell is survived by her husband Everett, of the home; daughter Janice Kaminski and Larry of KC, KS; son Steve Moody and Tammy of Olathe, KS; six grandchildren; five great grandchildren; and sisters Neva Read and Jo Ann Stumpff.
Funeral Services will be 11:30 am Friday, July 3, 2015 at Bruce Funeral Home, Gardner, Kan. 913-856-7111. Visitation will begin at 10:30 am before the service at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Shriners Hospitals for Children. Condolences may be left at www.brucefuneralhome.com.