Bernice Dodd

Bernice Jean Dodd, 85, formerly of De Soto, Kan., died Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014, in Highland, Kan. She was born May 18, 1929, in Leavenworth, the daughter of George and Donna (Cathern) Harris.

Bernice Dodd

On Nov. 13, 1948, she married Harold “Lloyd” Dodd at St. Joseph of the Valley Catholic Church in Easton. He preceded her in death on Jan. 19, 2003. She was also preceded in death by a son David in 1992 and a brother and sister.

She is survived by her sons, Paul Dodd and Gary Dodd both of Easton; her daughter, Karen McDonald of De Soto; her sister Donna Edlin of Platte City; a brother, Danny Harris of Leavenworth; nine grandchildren and three great-grandchildren; many sister and brother in-laws; and nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014, at the R.L. Leintz Funeral Home, with a funeral service beginning at 11 a.m. Burial will follow at Mount Calvary Cemetery.