W. Elaine Disney

W. Elaine Disney, 83, Ellis, died Sunday, May 14, 2017, at Good Samaritan Society, Ellis.

She was born May 5, 1934, in Duncan, Ariz., to Douglas and Margaret (Allen) Brubaker. She graduated from Kansas State University.

She married Walter E. Disney on Jan. 24, 1956. He preceded her in death in 1999.

She was the Barton County Extension agent, Substitute Home Economics teacher at Ellis High School and owned Disney’s Mobile Station in Ellis.

Survivors include a son, Robert Disney and wife, Lori, Hays; two daughters, Deborah Disney and husband, Artie Anderson, Salina, and Sharon Disney, Ellis; a brother, Henry Brubaker, Wickenburg, Ariz.; six grandchildren, Bevan Herpich, Cole Ginther, Tyler Ginther, Emily Disney, Daniel Disney and Sarah Dreher; and six great-grandchildren, Haley, Ethan, Karsyn and Easton Herpich, Connor Dreher and Morgan Disney.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and a sister, Katherine Brubaker.

Private family services will be Friday in Mount Hope Cemetery, Ellis.

Keithley Funeral Chapel, 400 E. 17th, Ellis, KS 67637, is in charge of arrangements.

Condolences can be left by guest book at www.keithleyfuneralchapels.com or emailed to keithleyfuneralhomes@gmail.com.