Bernice V. Belew
Bernice V. Belew,
102, passed away Saturday, April 25th, in Abilene. She was born March 27, 1913, in Denison, Kansas the daughter of James F. and Hattie G. (Porter) Sims. Growing up in Oakley, she attended local schools moving to Abilene in 1928 and graduating from Abilene High School. In 1930 she was married to Paul Dodson, later divorcing. In 1952 she was married to Denny Belew. Most of their married life was spent in California. He preceded her in death June 10, 2008 and she moved back to Abilene. She was also preceded in death by three sisters; Vernadelle, Dorothy and Gladys and seven brothers; Bus, Bruce, Kenny, Estel, Morris, Don and Dean.
Survived by: 2 sons: Paul (Adeline) Dodson Doloris, CO
Don (Barbara) Belew Kamiah, ID
Bernice had chosen cremation. A memorial service will be held 2:00 PM Saturday, May 2nd, at the Countryside Home, north of Abilene. Memorial contributions in her name are suggested to the Hospice of Dickinson County. They may be left at or sent in care of the Danner Funeral Home POB 758 Abilene, Kansas 67410.