Mary Ann Disney, 90, Ellis, died Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014, at Ellis Good Samaritan Center.

She was born March 16, 1923, in Plainville to Alma and Edward Plomondon.

She married Richard Murray Disney on Feb. 19, 1950. He preceded her in death Dec. 23, 1996. She moved to Ellis at the age of 13 and remained a lifelong resident. She served in the U.S. Navy as a nurse and returned to Ellis after World War II.

She was devoted to her community and participated in many civic organizations. She was generous and enjoyed visiting with friends every day for coffee.

Survivors include a daughter, Kristine Disney, Wheat Ridge, Colo.; three brothers, Robert Plomondon, Donald Plomondon, and James Plomondon, Denver; and a sister, Rita Schlotterback, Bellingham, Wash.

She was preceded in death by her daughter, Robin, on Feb. 17, 1960.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Keithley Funeral Chapel, 400 E. 17th, Ellis, KS 67637; a private family inurnment will be a later date.

Memorials are suggested to Ellis Public Library in care of the funeral home.

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